Clinical Decision Support

News | Atrial Fibrillation | May 19, 2016
May 19, 2016 — Physician-researchers in the College of Medicine at the University of Cincinnati have developed a...
News | Clinical Decision Support | April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016 — Imaging Advantage LLC, platform provider of cloud-based radiology service, announced the launch of a...
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 on...
clinical decision support, QPID, ACR AUC

An example of a dropdown menu for chest pain and the possible reasons to order an exam forn the QPID clinical decision support software. Chosing specific selections then leads to a list of possible imaging exams and rates them based American Collge of Radiology (ACR) appropriate use criteria. 

Feature | Clinical Decision Support | March 30, 2016 | Dave Fornell
Healthcare providers will need to start preparing for the next big healthcare information technology (IT)...
Videos | Clinical Decision Support | March 24, 2016
Examples of clinical decision support software currently on the market that might be leveraged to address Stage 3...
IBM Watson Health, acquisition, Truven Health Analytics
News | Clinical Decision Support | March 02, 2016
March 2, 2016 — IBM Watson Health announced plans Feb. 18 to acquire Truven Health Analytics, a leading provider of...
integrated clinical decision support, CDS, Wolters Kluwer, E-book
News | Clinical Decision Support | January 28, 2016
January 28, 2016 — The Health division of Wolters Kluwer announced the release of a complimentary e-book that...

Image courtesy of Philips Healthcare

Feature | Clinical Decision Support | January 06, 2016 | Dave Fornell
Technology | Clinical Decision Support | December 22, 2015
December 22, 2015 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has launched a new Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS)/ACC...
Feature | Cath Lab | November 09, 2015
November 9, 2015 — The number of angioplasty...
DataSpeaks, SRI International, license, SIMA, clinical decision support
News | Wearable Sensors | September 09, 2015
September 9, 2015 — SRI International and DataSpeaks Inc. announced that SRI has licensed the Science of Individuality...
IBM, purchase, Merge Healthcare, $1 billion, Watson
News | Cardiac PACS | August 06, 2015
August 6, 2015 — IBM announced that its Watson Health Cloud will gain the ability to “see” following the planned...
echocardiography, ASE, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, HCM, interpretation, Narula
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 15, 2015
June 15, 2015 - A research team from New York has announced advances in automated...
CDS, clinical decision support, Rand Corp., study, appropriateness
Feature | Clinical Decision Support | June 04, 2015
June 4, 2015 - Using tools that help physicians decide whether to use expensive...
Stage 3 MU, stage 3meaningful use, patient engagement

Patient engagement plays a key role in the Stage 3 MU rules, where patients are more involved in their health management and treatment decisions. Part of Stage 3 requires electronic patient access to all their medical records, enabled by patient portals, as in this example of Carestream's Vue Motion software.

Feature | Information Technology | May 07, 2015 | Dave Fornell
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) gathered public comments on its Stage 3 Meaningful Use (MU)...
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