Every night for several years, the five Latin America offices of Michigan-based medical technology products manufacturer Stryker Corporation were forced to burn the midnight oil to turn their daily financials into a single consolidated report. Each office has its own independent ERP system, so the process required three hours to compile the data for each territory plus another 90 minutes for a financial analyst at division headquarters to merge the five spreadsheets into one document.
“Medical grade DC/DC converters” is an often used, but more often abused, description of a class of converters that are increasingly in demand. What are actually the particular requirements that medical applications place on DC/DC converters?
The data security challenges in the healthcare industry have never been as challenging as they are today. Not only must healthcare providers comply with HIPAA regulations concerning patient privacy and electronic data security, they must also guard against identity theft as well more complex scenarios of insurance data theft, medical identity theft and the adulteration of health records.
Performing marketing due diligence in M&A involves validating which products to be acquired will fit into an existing core sales channel and deciding how to optimally integrate these products. This white paper discusses four
Published By: TalentWise
Published Date: Mar 06, 2013
What is your organization's stance when it comes to screening your workforce? This paper will show that extensive background screenings should become a mandatory practice and should include all members of the medical staff.
Published By: Allscripts
Published Date: May 01, 2014
Pottstown Medical Specialists, Inc. (PMSI), is one of the earliest adopters of the Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH). Allscripts TouchWorks enabled the organization to exceed at meeting PCMH standards, exponentially raising their level of care while receiving significant financial incentives.
Published By: Allscripts
Published Date: Feb 18, 2015
Download this case study to learn how Allscripts Professional solutions have helped Cornerstone Medical Care in Brandon, Florida negotiate value-based contracts, accounting for a seven-figure increase in revenue.
Published By: Allscripts
Published Date: Mar 11, 2015
See how Allscripts Professional EHR™ is helping Choice Medical Group raise its standards of care to an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) level, with analytics, patient engagement and an open framework.
Choice Medical Group is an Independent Physicians Association with 40 independent physicians spread across a 70-mile radius in the high desert. This organization must coordinate care with an additional 120 specialists and deliver quality care to an extremely rural population. Allscripts Professional EHR™ is helping the Association raise its standards of care to an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) level, with analytics, patient engagement and an open framework, ensuring that geographic distance does not limit quality care availability.
Published By: ExtraHop
Published Date: Jul 25, 2013
Practice Fusion, the leading provider of web-based electronic medical records, used ExtraHop to improve collaboration between its Development and Operations teams. “We’re not just remediating problems faster, but preventing problems from occurring in the first place,” says John Hluboky, VP of Technical Operations.
Published By: Siemens
Published Date: Jun 01, 2016
Researchers in the occupational electrical medical emergencies show that in a six-year period 32,840 serious but non-fatal injuries occurred, some 60% involving electric shock and 40% involving electric burns. Obviously, the electric shock injuries occurred in relation to low voltage equipment since electric shock in relation to medium voltage equipment is as a rule fatal. It is reported that in the U.S., annually about 2000 arc burn related injuries occur and require hospitalization. Thus, the impact of such injuries on workers becomes a major concern in itself, beyond the economic aspects which are not to be ignored.
Published By: CareCloud
Published Date: Jan 26, 2015
Somerset Orthopedic Associates (SOA) has always been on the cutting edge of medicine. In fact, SOA opened the first orthopedic-specific ambulatory surgical center (ASC) in the state of New Jersey in 1997. However, like many medical groups, SOA came to realize that when it came to practice management (PM) software, it had been holding onto an outdated system for too long. Although the seven-surgeon group was growing, so too were the frustrations and costs associated with its client-server system, not to mention concerns about keeping up with industry change. Determined to make the group more nimble, SOA’s Administrator of over 16 years, Alexandra Archibald, set out in search of a new PM-EHR solution.
Southwestern Ontario Diagnostic Imaging Network relies on Centricity™ Clinical Archive to connect 62 hospitals with disparate PACS & RIS systems, resulting in reduced storage costs and data duplication and increased productivity and enhanced quality of care. Learn more in this case study.
Centricity Clinical Archive includes the following product components: Centricity Enterprise Archive, Universal Viewer ZFP, Caradigm eHIE, Centricity Clinical Gateway, NextGate MatchMetrix EMPI, PACSGEAR PacsSCANTM
Given the wide range of technology options available, it's important for healthcare IT executives to pick the right image management technology and approach for a long-term sustainable solution delivering the desired performance and ROI. This whitepaper explores solutions for multi-layered neutrality, a standards-based framework for unifying medical images and clinical documents across the enterprise and community.