Obama Signed Landmark Health Bill

US president Barack Obama on Tuesday  signed into law a landmark health care reform bill, presiding over the biggest shift in U.S. domestic policy since the 1960s and capping a … Continue Reading →


Study Says e-prescription Reduces Medication Errors

A study conducted by Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City has found that among 12 New York State primary care practices, the six that had adopted “e-prescribing” systems … Continue Reading →


An E-book for Selecting Right EMR

John Lynn has released a new e-book on ‘How to Select an EMR’ . This would be very helpful reference book for Doctors and Practice managers to narrow down their EMR … Continue Reading →


Has Innovation Taken Backbench in Healthcare IT?

I was reading Chilmark and Healthcare IT guy’s about their take on innovation in healthcare IT both of them have almost expressed similar opinion on Innovation in healthcare IT and … Continue Reading →


IBM Donates Supercomputer For Biomedical Research

IBM unveiled a new high-performance computing (HPC) initiative for biomedical and life sciences research that features one of the most powerful supercomputers in the Texas Medical Center. Rice scientists will … Continue Reading →


Qualibria, GE’s New Clinical Knowledge Platform Set for Late 2010 Launch

GE Healthcare introduced Qualibria, its new clinical knowledge platform that enables healthcare delivery organizations to improve performance against their quality targets.  Qualibria gives clinicians more control over patient outcomes by … Continue Reading →


GE Healthcare Unveils Future of Healthcare IT at HIMSS10

This week in Atlanta, healthymagination takes center stage as GE Healthcare uses its technology expo to demonstrate how it will affect cost, quality and access in healthcare systems across the … Continue Reading →


Communities CONNECTing to the NHIN

This week, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) is sponsoring a series of demonstrations at the HIMSS Interoperability Showcase that illustrate innovative efforts to achieve progress … Continue Reading →


ONC at HIMSS

Health IT professionals from around the country will be convening in Atlanta at the beginning of March for the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society’s (HIMSS) Annual Conference. HIMSS will … Continue Reading →


Microsoft Acquires Sentillion

Microsoft Corp. has completed the acquisition of Sentillion Inc., a privately held company specializing in software for the healthcare industry. Microsoft will add Sentillion’s technologies to its portfolio of health … Continue Reading →