Latest ISO/TC 215 Stories

2011-02-24 09:23:21

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- In order to speed up implementation of an electronic health record system in Canada, e-health policy must be closely aligned with the major strategic direction of healthcare reform and must take a bottom-up approach to engage people from clinicians to administrators, according to this study. Canada Health Infoway has invested almost $1.6 billion towards 280 health information technology projects in the last decade, but Canada is far behind other Western countries in...

2010-04-13 15:28:00

ORLANDO, Fla., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- NCG Medical, an Electronic Health Records (EHR) company based in Central Florida, has donated software and technical support valued at $1.25 million over five years to the University of Central Florida. http://today.ucf.edu/blog/2010/04/12/gift-to-aid-health-care-informatics-program/ "We are very impressed with the efforts UCF has contributed to regional healthcare informatics initiatives," said Antonio Arias, senior vice president of business...

2009-08-19 08:00:00

BELLE MEAD, N.J., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Two new ambulatory surgical centers under construction in Northern New Jersey will streamline and improve the quality of care for patients through a partnership with Health Informatics Consulting (http://www.hi-consulting.net), a leader in healthcare technology. The Belle Mead-based firm was selected to oversee all aspects of practice management and electronic health record systems at Harrison Endo Surgical Center in Harrison and at Morris County...

2009-07-28 10:21:00

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- DST Health Solutions, a leading provider of software and services to health plans and physician practices, has achieved ISO 9001:2008 certification, a designation demonstrating its commitment to quality product development. DST Health Solutions received its certification from SRI Quality System Registrar, an independent auditing firm, for meeting the guidelines set forth by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). ISO 9001:2008 is...

2008-09-03 12:00:33

SAFE-BioPharma Association and the Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC) have announced they will collaborate to advance the electronic exchange of information across the global biopharmaceutical and healthcare communities. SAFE-BioPharma created and manages the SAFE-BioPharma(TM) digital identity and signature standard for the biopharmaceutical and healthcare communities. CDISC has established standards to support the acquisition, exchange, submission and archive of...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.