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.

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...
Managing Blood Pressure in Barbershops Yields Substantial Improvements

Image from presentation, "A Cluster-Randomized Trial of Blood-Pressure Reduction in Black Barbershops," Victor et al

News | ACC | March 20, 2018
March 20, 2018 — African-American men who received medical intervention aimed at controlling their high blood pressure...
Philips Launches HealthSuite Insights AI Platform for Healthcare
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | March 19, 2018
March 19, 2018 — Philips recently announced the launch of HealthSuite Insights, including the Insights Marketplace, to...
Siemens Healthineers Launches Next Generation of syngo Dynamics at ACC 2018
Technology | Cardiovascular Information Systems (CVIS) | March 09, 2018
March 9, 2018 — At the American College of Cardiology’s 67th Annual Scientific Session and Expo, March 10-12 in Orlando...
Fysicon announced its acquisition by Canon Medical Systems Corporation.
News | Cardiovascular Business | March 08, 2018
Fysicon announced its acquisition by Canon Medical Systems Corporation. Linda Elberse, CEO of Fysicon, stated: "Being...
Nihon Kohden Launches Augmented Reality Electrophysiology Training App at HIMSS18
Technology | Advanced Visualization | March 06, 2018
March 6, 2018 – Nihon Kohden announced the launch of the Nihon Kohden Dimensions Augmented Reality (AR) App to...
Lumedx to Demonstrate Value of Advanced Analytics at HIMSS18
News | Analytics Software | February 28, 2018
February 28, 2018 — Lumedx Corp. will show off the latest in advanced analytics and software solutions at the upcoming...
Can Your Cardiac Device Be Hacked?
News | Cybersecurity | February 27, 2018
February 27, 2018 — Medical devices, including cardiovascular implantable electronic devices, could be at risk for...
Blog | Cath Lab Navigation Aids | February 26, 2018
As a magazine that covers new technology, DAIC is introducing some new technology of its own with this issue —...
Aidoc Introduces AI Solution for Whole-Body CT Scan Analysis
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 20, 2018
February 20, 2018 — Deep learning startup company Aidoc announced what it calls the world’s first and only...
Lumedx Demonstrates Advanced Analytics at HIMSS18
News | Information Technology | February 20, 2018
February 20, 2018 – LUMEDX Corporation, a top cardiovascular data intelligence company, will show off the latest in...
The Lumedx cardiovascular information system (CVIS or CPACS) offers integration of data from across the cardiovascular service line into one location.

The Lumedx CVIS is an example of a system that can integrate data from across the cardiovascular service line into one location and eliminate disparate silos of information. 

Feature | Cardiovascular Information Systems (CVIS) | February 19, 2018 | Dave Fornell
For any cardiology department planning to upgrade its cardiovascular picture archiving and communication system (...
Petaluma Health Center Wins 2017 HIMSS Davies Award for Hypertension Control Program
News | Hypertension | February 16, 2018
February 16, 2018 — California’s Petaluma Health Center (PHC) was recently awarded a 2017 Healthcare Information and...