Case Studies

June 18, 2021
During the COVID-19 pandemic, many cardiology departments were faced with the daunting task of supporting inpatient and...
With structured reporting, organizations can save weeks of manual work every year by mandating the collection of required data items during the reporting process and automating submissions. To manage today’s customizable clinical workflows, providers need structured reporting to improve quality and save time across the cardiovascular imaging suite.            
June 07, 2021
Baystate Health is an integrated healthcare system serving more than 800,000 people throughout western New England....
April 01, 2021
Washington Health System (WHS) provides healthcare services at more than 40 offsite locations across three counties in...
Leveraging the Right Image and Reporting Platform in Cardiology for Optimal Performance and Outcomes and picking a cardiovascular information system (CVIS).
November 23, 2020
This Frost & Sullivan Executive White Paper explains that digitization is the shift to value-based care and risk-...
The individuals who appear are for illustrative purposes only. All persons depicted are models and not real patients or healthcare professionals.

Pass-through status and new CPT codes are expectred to boost usage of contrast-enhanced ultrasound procedures. The individuals who appear are for illustrative purposes only. All persons depicted are models and not real patients or healthcare professionals.

May 29, 2019
As part of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018, pass-through payment status for LUMASON® (sulfur hexafluoride...
ScImage’s PICOM365 Enterprise PACS enables cath, echo, vascular, ECG, stress and Holter storage and reporting.

ScImage’s PICOM365 Enterprise PACS enables cath, echo, vascular, ECG, stress and Holter storage and reporting.

March 05, 2019
Call nights are by far the worst part of being a clinical cardiologist. I love what I do during the day, but on...
September 25, 2018
Suboptimal cardiovascular ultrasound imaging can produce transthoracic echocardiograms (TTEs) that are inconclusive,...
Figure 1: Segmentation performed on the left atrium, left ventricle and mitral bioprosthesis. Landmarks are placed on the site of optimal transseptal access into the left atrium and the mitral PVL.

Figure 1: Segmentation performed on the left atrium, left ventricle and mitral bioprosthesis. Landmarks are placed on the site of optimal transseptal access into the left atrium and the mitral PVL.

September 05, 2018
Transcatheter interventions have become a mainstay in cardiac care as treatments for structural and congenital heart...
Dianna Bardo, M.D., oversees a pediatric CT scan at Phoenix Children’s Hospital. She uses technology to help lower CT X-ray radiation dose when scanning children.

The CT scanner might not come with protocols that are adequate for each hospital situation so at Phoenix Children’s Hospital they designed their own protocols, said Dr. Dianna Bardo, director of body MR and co-director of 3D Innovation Lab at Phoenix Children’s. She said they shared these protocols as part of their partnership with Philips Healthcare. 

June 07, 2018
Radiation dose management is central to child patient safety. Medical imaging plays an increasing role in the accurate...
Sligo University Hospital (SUH) uses Change Healthcare's McKesson Cardiology CVIS solution.

Sligo University Hospital (SUH) in Ireland uses Change Healthcare's McKesson Cardiology CVIS solution to improve efficiency.

May 04, 2018
Balancing high quality care with efficiency — and avoiding unnecessary procedures — is a priority for any hospital...
WVU Medicine has deployed ScImage’s PICOM365 Enterprise PACS cardiovascular information system.

WVU Medicine has deployed ScImage’s PICOM365 Enterprise PACS at the Heart and Vascular Institute for integration throughout the entire WVU Medicine infrastructure which is anchored by a 645-bed academic medical center and includes four community hospitals, three critical-access hospitals and a children’s hospital. 

December 15, 2017
West Virginia residents experience disproportionately high instances of cardiovascular disease in comparison to other...
Memorial Hospital of Gulfport used a McKesson, Change Healthcare, cardiovascular information system (CVIS) to improve workflow efficiency

Memorial Hospital has increased efficiency using a single cardiovascular information management database. 

May 23, 2017
Located along Mississippi’s Gulf Coast, Memorial Hospital at Gulfport is a nonprofit, 445-bed facility originally...
Inventory management, analytics software, cardiology, cath lab
February 07, 2017
The supply chain can serve as a critical strategic asset when addressing important initiatives tied to managing costs...
Hunterdon Medical Center, McKesson, CVIS, cardiovascular information systems, cardiac PACS

The cardiology department at Hunterdon Medical Center in Flemington, N.J., wanted to eliminate cumbersome paper files and centralize access to patient records using a new, full-featured cardiovascular information system (CVIS).

December 28, 2016
Hunterdon Medical Center, a tertiary care center in Flemington, N.J., was looking to update its current cardiovascular...
cardiovascular data intelligence

New operational realities demand new ways of measuring the qualitative value of clinical procedures.

December 13, 2016
The primary goal of any healthcare provider is to improve the lives of patients through effective treatment. However,...
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.

September 06, 2016
With any new system implementation in a healthcare system, there is a fear of downtime and potential adverse impact on...
anayltics software, health analytics, cath lab analytics, lumedex
May 13, 2016
The hospitals of UnityPoint Health – Des Moines operate under a shared vision “Best outcome for every patient, every...
cardinal healthcare inventory control

Upstream and downstream supply chain visibility is enabled by a single software platform with integrated analytics.

March 28, 2016
Emory St. Joseph’s Hospital in Atlanta took control of more than $2.5 million in cardiovascular inventory by automating...
January 21, 2016
This case study is from the Cardiac Imaging Department, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain. A woman in her early 60s...
Csound, GE ultrasound

4D Clarity, HDlive and cSound acquisition provide excellent TTE and TEE images.

January 21, 2016
GE Healthcare is taking the next leap in image quality performance, quantification and workflow with the introduction...