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.

iSchemaView Receives FDA Clearance for Rapid CTA
Technology | CT Angiography (CTA) | May 01, 2018
May 1, 2018 — Cerebrovascular imaging analysis company iSchemaView received final clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...
Point of Care Decision Support Releases New Version of Anticoagulation Software

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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...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Enterprise Imaging | April 26, 2018
Organizations who are embarking on an enterprise imaging journey share many of the same questions and concerns...
American Heart Association Launches Health Motivation Platform for Personalized Cardiovascular Care
News | Patient Engagement | April 26, 2018
April 26, 2018 — Patients battling cardiovascular diseases, and even people hoping to prevent heart disease and stroke...
FDA Announces New Medical Device Safety Action Plan
News | Cardiovascular Business | April 25, 2018
April 25, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a new Medical Device Safety Action Plan outlining...
Nemours Children's Health System Uses 3-D Printing to Deliver Personalized Care
News | Medical 3-D Printing | April 25, 2018
April 25, 2018 – Nemours Children’s Health System, a Florida-based health system with locations in six states,  is now...
Philips Warns of Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities in IntelliSpace and iSite PACS Products
News | Cybersecurity | April 16, 2018 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor
April 16, 2018 — Philips Healthcare last week issued a proactive advisory warning to its iSite and IntelliSpace picture...
Brainomix Secures $9.8m Investment to Tackle Strokes With AI
News | Stroke | April 05, 2018
April 5, 2018 — Medical imaging company Brainomix has attracted £7m ($9.8 million) of investment to bring its...
Philips Integrates Reacts Tele-Ultrasound Platform on Lumify Portable Systems

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News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 30, 2018
March 30, 2018 – Philips in partnership with Innovative Imaging Technologies (IIT) announced an industry-first...
An example of the new generation of inexpensive, wearable cardiac monitors. This is the Cardiac Insight Cardea Solo device. #ACC18

An example of the new generation of inexpensive, wearable cardiac monitors that are seeing increased usage. This is the Cardiac Insight Cardea Solo device. After the monitoring period is over, the wearable patch is torn open to retrieve a data pod that is inserted into a reader to download the data. The software automatically creates reports based on the data, complete with waveforms for various cardiac measures.

Blog | Cardiac Diagnostics | May 10, 2018
  The show floors at the American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2018 meeting in March and at the Heart Rhythm Society (...
The cardiology information system (CVIS) — IntelliSpace Cardiovascular from Philips Healthcare, being used in the cath lab.

The IntelliSpace Cardiovascular CVIS from Philips Healthcare, being used in the cath lab.

Blog | Cardiovascular Information Systems (CVIS) | March 29, 2018
Cardiologists need information from multiple sources to make accurate diagnoses and plan interventional therapies. The...
Higi Implementing New ACC/AHA Blood Pressure Guidelines at 11,000 North American Stations
News | Hypertension | March 28, 2018
March 28, 2018 — Population health enablement company Higi announced their commitment to implement the 2017 American...
Radiologist Uses Virtual Reality as Interventional Radiology Teaching Tool
News | Interventional Radiology | March 27, 2018
March 27, 2018 — Physicians, trainees and even laypeople can now stand right beside an expert radiologist as he...
Materialise First Company to Receive FDA Clearance for Diagnostic 3-D-Printed Anatomical Models
Technology | Medical 3-D Printing | March 23, 2018
March 23, 2018 — Materialise NV became the first company in the world to receive U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA...
3-D Printed Models Improve Medical Student Training
News | Medical 3-D Printing | March 23, 2018
March 23, 2018 — A relatively inexpensive 3-D-printed model of a patient's blood vessels is as effective as current...