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  1. Study At HCA Healthcare Hospitals Shows Significant Reduction In Bloodstream Infections

    HCA Healthcare, a leading healthcare provider with 185 hospitals and more than 1,800 sites of care in 20 states and the United Kingdom, recently announced a study published in the current issue of The Lancet and conducted exclusively at HCA Healthcare hospitals has shown an infection control technique achieved a 31 percent reduction in bloodstream infections and nearly a 40 percent reduction in antibiotic-resistant bacteria among non-ICU patients with central line catheters and lumbar drains

  2. Saint Anthony Hospital Expands Allscripts Partnership To Enable Clinical Data Integration Between Ambulatory And Acute Settings

    Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) announced today that Saint Anthony Hospital has signed a Paragon expansion, confirming its commitment to improving the quality of patient care by creating a single unified EMR across its hospital and clinics

  3. PMC Regional Hospital Completes MEDITECH Expanse EHR Implementation

    PMC Regional Hospital in New Albany, IN successfully completed their implementation of the MEDITECH Expanse electronic health record (EHR) platform on February 25, 2019. MEDITECH Expanse is a unified EHR for hospitals and physician clinics which provides seamless patient records across the health system

  4. Surgical Notes Launches Improved SNChart Transcription Management Web Portal

    Surgical Notes, a nationwide provider of revenue cycle solutions, including transcription, coding, revenue cycle management, and document management for the ambulatory surgery center (ASC) and surgical hospital markets, announces the launch of a new and improved version of its SNChart® web-based transcription management portal

  5. Ascom Introduces Digistat Medical Device Integration Software In North America

    HIMSS19 Booth #1533 – Ascom, the leading global healthcare Information and Communication Technology (ICT) provider, announced at HIMSS19 that its Digistat software suite, including Digistat Connect, Digistat Smart Central and Digistat Smart Central Mobile, are now available for sale in the U.S

  6. Akron Children’s Hospital Applies The Rothman Index To Real-Time Clinical Surveillance And Early Pediatric Sepsis Detection

    Akron Children’s Hospital is entering a partnership with PeraHealth to apply predictive analytics technology based on the Rothman Index. Recognized for leading the way to healthier futures for children through quality patient care, education, advocacy, community service, and medical discovery, the hospital will conduct research using PeraHealth’s Pediatric Rothman Index (pRI) to detect subtle, potentially life-threatening changes in patient condition.

  7. StorageCraft Protects Healthcare Organizations Against Triple Threat

    The widely standardized use of electronic health records and medical imaging, plus the growth in data intensive health applications such as wearable technologies and telemedicine, are catapulting even small healthcare organizations into the petabyte era.

  8. New Ascom Myco 3 Smartphone Launched To Address Healthcare Efficiency And Collaboration Communication Challenges

    Ascom, a global solutions provider focused on healthcare ICT and mobile workflows, announces the release of the Ascom Myco 3, its newest, innovative smart device purpose-built for healthcare, recently at HIMSS19 where it is exhibiting and offering demos in booth #1533, February 11 - 15

  9. ASHP Recognizes Memorial Hospital Pharmacy With National Award

    The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) has awarded Memorial Hospital with the 2018 ASHP Best Practices Award. Memorial was singled out for the award based on its integrated, comprehensive approach to providing medication therapy and chronic disease management

  10. Philips Launches Zenition Mobile C-arm Platform For Enhanced Operating Room Performance And Workflow Efficiency

    Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced the launch of Philips Zenition, its new mobile C-arm imaging platform. Mobile C-arms are X-ray systems that are brought into the operating room (OR) to provide live image guidance during a wide range of surgeries including orthopedic, trauma and vascular procedures