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.

ACC Launches Transcatheter Valve Certification
News | Heart Valve Technology | March 14, 2019

March 14, 2019 — Beginning in mid-2019, hospitals performing...

Collage depicts broad applications in machine learning or deep learning (DL) that can be applied to advanced medical imaging technologies. Size of the liver and its fat fraction — 22 percent — (top middle in collage) can be quantified automatically using an algorithm developed by Dr. Albert Hsiao and his team at the University of California San Diego. This and other information that might be mined by DL algorithms from CT and MR images could help personalize patients’ treatment. Collage provided by Albert Hsiao

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | March 12, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans are chock full of information that might be used...

Podcast | Cardiac Imaging | March 12, 2019

Smart algorithms could make cardiology “more fun and less burdensome,” said ...

 Thermo Fisher Scientific Launches New Dosimetry Monitoring Service
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | March 07, 2019

March 7, 2019 — A new dosimetry monitoring service from Thermo Fisher Scientific enables medical and imaging...

Dianna Bardo, M.D., is the vice chair of radiology for clinical development at Phoenix Children’s Hospital.

Dianna Bardo, M.D., is the vice chair of radiology for clinical development at Phoenix Children’s Hospital. 

Webinar | Cardiac PACS | March 06, 2019

This webinar "Replacing PACS and the Benefits of Enterprise Partnership in a Pediatric Hospital" originally aired on...

New Consensus Document Explores Ethical Use of AI in Radiology
News | Artificial Intelligence | March 05, 2019 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

March 5, 2019 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) is one of seven professional societies behind a new...

ScImage’s PICOM365 Enterprise PACS enables cath, echo, vascular, ECG, stress and Holter storage and reporting.

ScImage’s PICOM365 Enterprise PACS enables cath, echo, vascular, ECG, stress and Holter storage and reporting.

Case Study | Cardiac PACS | March 05, 2019 | Anthony Pearson, M.D.

Call nights are by far the worst part of being a clinical cardiologist. I love what I do during the day, but on...

RSNA Offers First U.S. Spotlight Course on Artificial Intelligence
News | Artificial Intelligence | March 05, 2019

March 5, 2019 – The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) announced an expansion of its...

VivaLNK Launches IoT-Enabled Medical Wearable Sensor Platform
Technology | Wearables | March 05, 2019

March 5, 2019 — Connected healthcare solutions provider VivaLNK announced its internet of things (IoT)-enabled...

Dictation by radiologist using Nuance's technology. More powerful, intelligent voice operated systems were demonstrated at HIMSS 2019 as a way to help reduce physician burn out when using EHRs.

Dictation by radiologist using Nuance's technology. More powerful, intelligent voice operated systems were demonstrated at HIMSS 2019 as a way to help reduce physician burn out when using EHRs. 

Feature | HIMSS | March 05, 2019 | Alex Green, Signify Research

Here are some takeaway insights on key technologies highlighted at the ...

 SoftServe's “Touch My Heart” work-in-progress allows anyone wearing an AR headset to see and interact with the heart.

One of many examples of augmented reality and virtual reality displayed at HIMSS and part of the photo gallery

Feature | HIMSS | March 05, 2019

DAIC and ITN magazines created a gallery of photos from the ...

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