Clinical Decision Support

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for clinical decision support, CDS, used for diagnostic aids, workflow enhancement, and to select appropriate use criteria (AUC).

Johns Hopkins Named Qualified Provider-led Entity to Develop Criteria for Diagnostic Imaging
News | Clinical Decision Support | July 18, 2019
July 18, 2019 — On June 30, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the Johns Hopkins...
ACC Launches Transcatheter Valve Certification
News | Heart Valve Technology | March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019 — Beginning in mid-2019, hospitals performing transcatheter valve repair and replacement will be able to...
GlobalData Calls Healthcare App Market One to Watch in 2019
News | Mobile Devices | March 08, 2019
March 8, 2019 — Healthcare technology, specifically healthcare applications (apps) for smartphone devices, is a rapidly...
Siemens Healthineers Demonstrates Artificial Intelligence, Healthcare Digitalization at HIMSS19
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 13, 2019
February 13, 2019 — At the 2019 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) global conference and...
New Appropriate Use Criteria Outlined for Multimodality Imaging of Nonvalvular Heart Disease
News | Clinical Decision Support | February 11, 2019
February 11, 2019 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with nine other cardiology professional societies,...
New Appropriate Use Criteria Released for Peripheral Artery Interventions
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | December 19, 2018
December 19, 2018 — A new set of appropriate use criteria (AUC) released Dec. 17 by a group of cardiovascular...
An example of artificial intelligence-aided clinical decision support software for a heart failure patient from the vendor HealthReveal. The AI pulled in relevant patient data from the electronic medical record and offers recommendations for care based on current American Heart Association (AHA) guidelines. It also offers the citations for where to find the guidelines and prescribing information for the recommended drug. Machine learning for cardiology.

An example of artificial intelligence-aided clinical decision support software for a heart failure patient from the vendor HealthReveal. The AI pulled in relevant patient data from the electronic medical record and offers recommendations for care based on current American Heart Association (AHA) guidelines. It also offers the citations for where to find the guidelines and prescribing information for the recommended drug.

Feature | Artificial Intelligence | December 06, 2018 | Lonny Reisman, M.D.
The consistent provision of guideline-directed medical therapy (GDMT) — care delivered according to established...
Impathiq Heart Pathway Clinical Decision Support Tool Featured in Circulation
News | Clinical Decision Support | October 23, 2018
October 23, 2018 — Health informatics company Impathiq announced its Heart Pathway point-of-care clinical decision...
LVivo EF Cardiac Tool Now Available for GE Vscan Extend Handheld Mobile Ultrasound
Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | September 19, 2018
September 19, 2018 — DiA Imaging Analysis Ltd. (DiA), a provider of artificial intelligence (AI)-powered ultrasound...
Point of Care Decision Support Releases New Version of Anticoagulation Software

Image courtesy of Point of Care Decision Support

Technology | Clinical Decision Support | April 30, 2018
April 30, 2018 — Point of Care Decision Support (PCDS) announced the release of a new version 2.0 of their...
FDA Clears First AI-Powered Clinical Decision Support Software for Stroke
Technology | Clinical Decision Support | February 14, 2018
February 14, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced marketing clearance for Viz.AI’s Contact...
National Clinical Decision Support Company (NDSC) has an exclusive deal with the American College of Radiology (ACR) to provide medical imaging appropriate use criteria (AUC).

National Clinical Decision Support Company (NDSC) has an exclusive deal with the American College of Radiology (ACR) to provide medical imaging appropriate use criteria (AUC). 

Feature | Clinical Decision Support | January 18, 2018
January 18, 2018 — Change Healthcare announced the acquisition of National Decision Support Company (NDSC), a leader in...
Societies Detail Treatment for Patients With Ventricular Arrhythmias
News | EP Lab | October 30, 2017
October 30, 2017 — The American College of Cardiology, along with the American Heart Association and the Heart Rhythm...
Appropriate Use Criteria Published for Valvular Heart Disease Imaging Tests
News | Clinical Decision Support | October 16, 2017
October 16, 2017 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with several partnering societies, recently released...
ACR Appropriateness Criteria Add Topics, Increase Diagnostic Imaging Clinical Scenarios
News | Clinical Decision Support | October 11, 2017
October 11, 2017 — Radiologists can enhance the quality and effectiveness of care with the newest release of the ACR...