PICOM, Scimage, Cardiac PACS, CVIS

ScImage's PICOM system is an example of a CVIS that unifies the IT needs of several cardiovascular service lines into a single cardiology department reporting and image management system. This includes cardiac imaging, echo, ECG management and cath lab reporting. 

Feature | Cardiac PACS | October 08, 2015 | Dave Fornell
Cardiovascular information systems (CVIS or cardiac PACS) have undergone a transformation over the past few years to...
CardioSecur mobile ECG, 22-lead, 360 degree view of the heart, CardioSecur Pro

Image courtesy of CardioSecur

Technology | ECG | October 08, 2015
October 8, 2015 — Personal MedSystems introduced the first and only...
CMS, Stage 3 Meaningful Use final rule, ONC, healthcare IT, electronic health records, EHR
Feature | Information Technology | October 07, 2015
October 7, 2015 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final version of Stage 3 Meaningful...
ORSIF, radiation exposure for interventionalists, greater on left side of head, Ehtisham Mahmud
Feature | Radiation Dose Management | October 06, 2015
October 6, 2015 – The results of a research study indicate that...
News | Enterprise Imaging | October 01, 2015
October 1, 2015 — Infinitt North America will feature the Infinitt Healthcare Platform (IHP) at RSNA 2015. This...
raysafe, i2, staff dose monitoring
News | Radiation Dose Management | October 01, 2015
October 1,2015 — The first and only system that delivers real-time X-ray radiation dose monitoring for physicians and...
FDA, CDRH, Patient Engagement Advisory Committee, regulatory decision-making
News | Patient Engagement | September 24, 2015
September 24, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it is establishing an advisory committee...
Hansen Medical, CIRSE 2015, Magellan robotic catheter, cath lab, radiation safety, embolization procedures

Magellan Robotic System image courtesy of Hansen Medical Inc.

News | Interventional Radiology | September 22, 2015
September 22, 2015 — Hansen Medical Inc. announced it will exhibit its Magellan...
ONC, Federal Health IT Strategic Plan 2015-2020, information technology, healthcare
Feature | Information Technology | September 22, 2015
September 22, 2015 — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health...
Frost & Sullivan, top medical technologies, growth, healthcare

Corindus CorPath Vascular Robotic System image courtesy of Corindus Vascular Robotics.

Feature | Information Technology | September 22, 2015
September 22, 2015 — Frost & Sullivan released its list of top...

Big data from regional health exchanges can help identify patients who are at high risk for developing cardiovascular disease and stroke based on blood pressure readings and trends from their office visits over time that arestored in the electronic health records. This information can be used to target these patients with more followups, education and more intensive prevention programs. 

Feature | Information Technology | September 22, 2015 | Jeff Zagoudis and Dave Fornell
As healthcare converts to an entirely electronic health record (EHR)-based system, it opens up new opportunities to...
Mortara, ELI 280, TouchScreen ECG, ECG advances, new ECG technology

The Mortara Eli 280 is part of a new generation of ECG systems that integrate touchscreen monitors to improve workflow.

Feature | ECG | September 16, 2015 | Dave Fornell
The resting electrocardiogram (ECG) has been used as a basic cardiac diagnostic for a century, and while the premise...
Michigan, See You in 7, heart failure, readmissions, ACC
News | Patient Engagement | September 15, 2015
September 15, 2015 — Michigan hospitals participating in the American College of Cardiology’s “See You in 7” program...
Vital Images, Asia Pacific, image management, VioSuite, business intelligence, Vitality Solutions
Technology | Analytics Software | September 14, 2015
September 14, 2015 — Vital Images Inc. recently introduced the VioSuite Image Management and Vitality Solutions...
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