Cardiac PACS

ScImage, DIN-PACS contract, Department of Defense medical centers, DoD, RSNA 2016
News | Cardiac PACS | November 21, 2016

November 21, 2016 — ScImage Inc. announced it has secured orders for...

Philips, TCT 2016, image guidance technologies, iFR, HeartNavigator
News | Cath Lab | October 26, 2016

October 26, 2016 — Philips recently announced its latest image guidance solutions to be featured at the 2016...

medicare bundled cardiac payments, CMS cardiology payments
Feature | Business | October 24, 2016 | By John W. Meyer, MPH, FACHE

(Editor’s note: This is the second part of a two-part series on the proposed Medicare five-year demonstration for a...

Sci-image, Scimage, CVIS, CIIMS, Cpacs c-pacs, cardiovascular information system

Today's cardiovascular information systems need to incorporate all facets of the cardiology department, including subspecialties, to allow a complete picture of a patient's record. These data also need to be able to be shared with enterprise data systems, such as the electronic medical record (EMR). This image is from ScImage, illustrating the various aspects that integrate to make up a complete CVIS. 

 

Feature | September 29, 2016 | Val Kapitula, RT(R), PMP, CIIP

 

Cardiovascular information and imaging systems (CVIS) have existed for many years in the dedicated sub-...

AMA, American Medical Association study, EMRs, electronic medical records, physician burnout
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | September 07, 2016

September 7, 2016 — Technological and administrative obstacles are significantly cutting into available time for...

CVIS, IntelliSpace cardiovascular, Cardiac PACS, cardiology information system, Philips

A Delaware hospital implemented IntelliSpace Cardiovascular to allow for administrative reporting beyond the echo lab at levels not previously capable with its earlier system.

Case Study | Cardiac PACS | September 06, 2016

With any new system implementation in a healthcare system, there is a fear of downtime and potential adverse impact...

McKesson, iPad, CVIS, ECG mobile viewer

Dynamic ECG waveforms displayed on an iPad using McKesson's mobile ECG viewer, which directly connects to the hospital's cardiovascular information system or ECG management system. This technology can help speed triage of STEMI patients, allowing diagnosis anywhere, rather than requiring cardiologists to walk down to an emergency department or drive into the hospital to view the ECG.

Feature | Mobile Devices | June 09, 2016 | Dave Fornell

The ubiquitous smartphone has found its way into the pockets of nearly every clinician and patient in recent years...

IBISWorld, electronic medical records, EMR software, price, market report

Image courtesy of IBISWorld

News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | June 07, 2016

June 7, 2016 — According to market research firm IBISWorld, the average price of...

ONC, survey, electronic health records, adoption, 2015
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | June 03, 2016

June 3, 2016 — According to data from a new survey, nearly all of the nation’s hospitals have adopted certified...

anayltics software, health analytics, cath lab analytics, lumedex
Case Study | Analytics Software | May 13, 2016

The hospitals of UnityPoint Health – Des Moines operate under a shared vision “Best outcome for every patient, every...

Siemens Sensis Vibe, hemodyanamics system

Siemens released the Sensis Vibe hemodyanamics system at ACC.16. The newer system offers better integration of cath lab data into cath lab reports and the electronic medical record (EMR).

Feature | ACC | April 25, 2016 | Jon Brubaker, MBA, RCVT, Tom Watson, BS, RCVT, and Sabrina Newell MS, RCS

There were several trends seen in new cardiovascular technologies showcased on the expo floor at the 2016 American...

Videos | ACC | April 15, 2016

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the trends and interesting new technologies from the vendor booths...

Videos | ACC | April 15, 2016

MDbuyline clinical analyst Tom Watson, BS, RCVT, explains the new technology trends he saw on the expo floor at ACC....

Big data in cardiology, social media big data analytics, data mining

Big data, showing correlation between a CDC study on cardiovascular disease and a study conducted based on hostility in Twitter tweets. This demonstrates how big data from social media might be used to in new ways to evaluate population health.

Feature | Information Technology | April 10, 2016 | Dave Fornell

The buzz term “big data” has made a rapid entry onto the healthcare scene in the past couple years with promises of...

ScImage, PicomSentry, PACS security, ACC 2016
Technology | Cardiac PACS | April 01, 2016

April 1, 2016 — ScImage will launch PicomSentry, a preconfigured appliance that enables users to utilize ScImage’s...

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