Current Headlines

  1. Aging In Place? Crowdsourcing Technology And Predictive Analytics Fight Safety Concerns

    Anyone who’s ever dealt with an aging parent (and seniors themselves) will probably not be surprised by the statistic that 87% of seniors would prefer to age in place, rather than relocate to an assisted living facility

  2. Wharton Executive Education And Penn Medicine Launch Health Care Innovation Program

    From the first-ever coronary artery bypass to today’s dramatic advances in precision cancer treatment, medical innovations continue to revolutionize health care. Novel ways to deliver patient care, and new reimbursement models, are also transforming the landscape

  3. KAMMCO Develops New Tool To Assist Healthcare Providers Combatting Opioid Epidemic

    Building upon its commitment to quality and patient safety, KAMMCO released a new Opioid/Controlled Substances dashboard for physicians, hospitals and behavioral health providers participating in the KAMMCO network of health information exchanges

  4. Loyale Healthcare, A Leader In Healthcare Financial Technology, Introduces The Patient Financial Bill Of Rights – A Boon For Patients And The Providers That Care For Them

    Most baby boomers with coverage can remember when the costs for their personal healthcare were easily managed. Health insurance premiums were low. So were co-pays

  5. dBMEDx Announces Supply Agreement With Bard / BD

    dBMEDx, Inc., a privately-held, wireless medical device company, announced today that it has entered into a definitive supply agreement with C. R. Bard, a subsidiary of BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company). Under the agreement, Bard will be the exclusive US distributor of the BBS RevolutionTM bladder scanner for the hospital and urology markets

  6. Access Releases EFR Mobile Solution For Hospitals To Manage eForms & Patient Electronic Signatures On Tablets And Other Portable Devices

    Access today announced that it has released EFR Mobile. This unique product makes the company’s powerful electronic forms and eSignatures functionality accessible via tablets, smartphones, and other portable devices

  7. Updox Announces Secure Text And Messenger To Solve Healthcare’s Frustration With Existing Patient Engagement And Collaboration Tools

    Updox, a unified collaboration platform for healthcare customer relationship management (CRM), today announces two innovative solutions for improved patient engagement and internal collaboration for out-of-hospital healthcare providers, Secure Text and Messenger

  8. Worcester Polytechnic Institute And Albany Medical College Developing Robotic System To Treat Brain Tumors

    Researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) and Albany Medical College, along with corporate partners GE Global Research and Acoustic MedSystems Inc., have received a five-year, $3.5 million award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) through the National Cancer Institutes’ (NCI) Academic-Industrial Partnership program, to continue development of an innovative robotic system that, operating within an MRI scanner, can deliver a minimally invasive probe into the brain to destroy metastatic brain tumors with high-intensity therapeutic ultrasound under real-time guidance

  9. Beijing Cancer Hospital Utilizes Varian RapidPlan To Win IDC Digital Transformation Award

    On October 19th, 2018, IDC, the world's leading digital research firm, announced Beijing Cancer Hospital won a "2018 IDC China Digital Transformation Annual Award" in the category of Operating Model Master, for their successful clinical use of Varian's RapidPlan™

  10. BayMark Health Services Acquires SpecialCare Hospital Management

    BayMark Health Services announced today the acquisition of SpecialCare Hospital Management based in St. Louis, Missouri. SpecialCare currently works with 46 acute care hospitals in 13 states providing specialized inpatient stabilization and withdrawal management services for those suffering from the disease of addiction