Cardiovascular Information Systems (CVIS)

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for cardiovascular information systems, CVIS, also called cardiac PACS (C-PACS) and cardiovascular information and imaging systems. These cardiac reporting systems connect to the overall patient electronic medical record (EMR), cardiac imaging, echo reporting, diagnostic test (ECG) reporting, cath lab hemodynamics system, and other components to aggregate all cardiac patient data, imaging and waveforms into one location. 

Blog | February 12, 2015
It’s been no secret that the American healthcare system needed to change to survive economically into the future, but...
News | February 10, 2015 | Dave Fornell
As editor of DAIC, I keep a close watch on trends in cardiovascular technology and try to predict what the next big...
News | February 05, 2015 | Dave Fornell
Perhaps the biggest trend in health information technology today is the movement away from traditional picture...
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Feature | February 04, 2015
February 4, 2015 — The Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health...
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Merge Hemo image courtesy of Merge Healthcare Inc.

News | January 29, 2015
January 29, 2015 — Merge Healthcare Inc. announced that Merge Cardio has been named Best in KLAS for the cardiology...
News | January 29, 2015
January 29, 2015 — The 2014 Best in KLAS report ranks healthcare vendors and their solutions by the professionals who...
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Content that included bioresorbable stents were among some of the most popular stories in 2014. An image of Abbott's Absorb bioresorbable scaffold.

Feature | December 30, 2014 | Dave Fornell
DAIC readers chose the following stories as the most popular content in 2014, based on website analytics. The list is...
Blog | December 19, 2014
There were a few intriguing technology trends at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2014 meeting that...
Videos | Cardiovascular Information Systems (CVIS) | December 18, 2014
Sentara Health in Virginia is going through the process of choosing a new cardiovascular information system (CVIS) and...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Information Technology | December 18, 2014
QICS is a unique, automated workflow management solution to help today's medical professionals enhance the delivery of...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Enterprise Imaging | December 18, 2014
McKesson is committed to working with facilities to adapt to the new healthcare reality in both an effective and cost-...
Videos | RSNA | December 12, 2014
Many of the key trends in radiology seen at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2014 meeting are discussed...

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News | December 11, 2014
December 11, 2014 — Forty-five percent of providers interviewed by KLAS are planning to consolidate their...
News | November 13, 2014
November 13, 2014 — KLAS releases scores and analysis regarding solutions for electronic medical record (EMR)...

Methodist West Hospital, West Des Moines

Case Study | November 03, 2014
The hospitals of UnityPoint Health — Des Moines operate under a shared vision: “Best outcome for every patient, every...