Information Technology

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for healthcare information technology (HIT) as it relates to cardiology reporting systems, cardiac PACS, electronic medical records, electronic health records, EMRs, EHRs, radiology PACS integration, clinical decision support, advaned imaging visualization, analytics software and cybersecurity.

HHS Extends Comment Period for Proposed Electronic Health Information Interoperability Rules
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | April 19, 2019
April 19, 2019 — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is extending the public comment period by 30...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Information Technology | April 17, 2019
With Intellispace Enterprise Edition as the foundation, Philips Healthcare is connecting facilities and service areas...
Videos | Artificial Intelligence | April 17, 2019
Paul Chang, M.D., professor of radiology, vice chair of radiology informatics and medical director for enterprise...
Ebit and DiA Imaging Analysis Partner on AI-based Cardiac Ultrasound Analysis
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 16, 2019
April 16, 2019 — DiA Imaging Analysis has partnered with the Italian healthcare IT company Ebit (Esaote Group), to...
Smart Speaker Technology Harnessed for Hospital Medical Treatments
News | Interventional Radiology | April 10, 2019
April 10, 2019 —Smart speakers customarily used in your living room can act as an aid to physicians in hospital...
DiA Imaging Analysis Introduces LVivo SAX Ultrasound Analysis Tool
Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 09, 2019
April 9, 2019 — DiA Imaging Analysis announced the launch of LVivo SAX, a cardiac analysis tool that helps clinicians...
 The ScImage cloud-based PICOM365 enterprise cardiology is one of the newer generation echo reporting solutions that offers several ways to streamline workflow.

 The ScImage cloud-based PICOM365 enterprise cardiology is one of the newer generation echo reporting solutions that offers several ways to streamline workflow.

Feature | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 08, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor
Echocardiography reporting systems are usually integrated with, or offered as an add-on module for a cardiovascular...
Healthereum Launches Beta Version of HELIO Blockchain Patient Engagement App
Technology | Mobile Devices | April 05, 2019
April 5, 2019 — Healthereum LLC released the beta version of the Healthereum Life Portfolio, or HELIO, a mobile...
 Omega Medical Imaging Launches AI-enabled FluoroShield for Radiation Reduction
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | April 04, 2019
April 4, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Omega Medical Imaging 510(k) clearance to offer...
Technological Advancements Expected to Drive Virtual Reality Growth in Healthcare
News | Advanced Visualization | April 04, 2019
April 4, 2019 — Increasing demand for innovative diagnostic techniques, neurological disorders and increasing disease...
FDA Proposes New Review Framework for AI-based Medical Devices
News | Artificial Intelligence | April 02, 2019 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor
April 2, 2019 — U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., announced Tuesday the agency...
Medivis Unveils AnatomyX Augmented Reality Education Platform
Technology | Virtual and Augmented Reality | April 02, 2019
April 2, 2019 — Medical imaging and visualization company Medivis announced the launch of AnatomyX, its augmented...
How to reduce radiation dose in cardiac CT.
Feature | CT Angiography (CTA) | April 01, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor
April 1, 2019 — Here is a checklist of dose-sparing practices for coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA)...
Artificial Intelligence Can Improve Emergency X-ray Identification of Pacemakers
News | Pacemakers | March 29, 2019
March 29, 2019 — A research team from Imperial College London believes a new software could speed up the diagnosis and...
All major vendors offering advanced visualization software now offer structural heart planning. This is an example of GE Healthcare's Valve Assist software being used to determine the best location of a transseptal puncture to deliver a left atrial appendage (LAA) occluder.

All major vendors offering advanced visualization software now offer structural heart planning. This is an example of GE Healthcare's Valve Assist software being used to determine the best location of a transseptal puncture to deliver a left atrial appendage (LAA) occluder. 

Feature | Structural Heart | March 28, 2019 | Jeff Zagoudis
Structural heart interventions represent one of the fastest growing segments of cardiology, as the number of devices to...