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2014-06-24 05:35:13

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Approximately 5.1 million Americans are affected by heart failure, which is the leading cause of hospitalization and death. However, until recently no reliable, cost effective, and non-invasive method existed. A new device that could measure the changes in water content of the lungs could be an invaluable tool in early detection of heart failure. "There is a significant need," said Magdy Iskander, a professor of electrical...

2014-06-23 23:11:29

Afoundria, a healthcare technology company, announced today that they are in production at TransUnion Healthcare with a Clinical Lab Exchange that saves time, minimizes resources, and reduces cost for physicians, labs and health plans alike. Austin, TX (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Afoundria, a healthcare technology company, announced today that they are in production at TransUnion Healthcare with a Clinical Lab Exchange. This clinical lab exchange saves time, minimizes resources, and reduces...

2014-06-23 16:24:52

Performance Management Company also offers the only HFMA Peer Reviewed HIM Technology and Services Suite WAYNE, Pa. and ALPHARETTA, Ga., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Precyse, a leader in health information management (HIM) technology and services, is driving health information performance at the Healthcare Financial Management Association's Annual National Institute (HFMA ANI), June 22-26 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, Booth #736....

2014-06-20 23:05:18

Delivering Online, Video-Based Mental Health Services, an online course created by leaders in mental health and telemedicine, is now available through the Learning Center of the American Telemedicine Association (ATA). Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Delivering Online, Video-Based Mental Health Services is a new course now available through the Learning Center of the American Telemedicine Association (ATA). Created by leaders in mental health and telemedicine, the course covers the...

2014-06-20 12:23:01

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ideomed, Inc., a Michigan-based developer of mobile health solutions, recently received word from the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) that its mobile health app Abriiz meets the definition of a "medical device" for which the FDA intends to exercise "Enforcement Discretion." This designation identifies mobile medical devices that "are not subject to further FDA regulatory requirements at this time." This news clears the way for...

2014-06-19 23:06:41

DigitalOne Surpassed the Delivery of Reports With Images to Over 10,000 Referring Physician EMRs Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 DigitalOne, one of the industry leaders when it comes to development of radiology interoperability solutions, offers a combination of interactive tools to imaging centers and radiology groups. Recently, the company reached yet another much-awaited milestone by delivering reports with images to 10,000 referring physical EMRs. According to a company...

2014-06-19 23:00:56

The growth of the global medical robotics market include growth in aging population, increase in the incidences of neurological and orthopedic disorders, and growth in demand for telemedicine. - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/medical-robotic-systems-market-2916860.html (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 The “Medical Robots Market by Type (Surgical Robot, Rehabilitation Robotics, Telemedicine, Assistive Robots, Orthotics, Prosthetics, Radio Surgery, Exoskeleton) & Application...

2014-06-19 08:35:12

BEIJING, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- San MediTech, the industry leader in dynamic glucose monitoring technology, has recently launched the world first mHealth (Mobile Health) Dynamic Glucose Monitoring System (DGMS) -- San MediTech mHealth' CGM, and unveiled the new product at the American Diabetes Association (ADA) 74th Scientific Sessions. At the same time, San MediTech has announced that the company will roll out a selected "sports" version CGM, which is specially designed for...

2014-06-19 08:30:22

Rural hospitals may especially benefit from effective and efficient nighttime telehospitalist care ATLANTA, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Progressive smaller hospitals have begun replacing hospitalist night calls and moonlighter duty with hospitalist telemedicine, typically to avoid physician burn-out and improve recruiting and retention. A new study conducted by researchers from Eagle Telemedicine and the Medical University of South Carolina, and published in the peer-reviewed...

2014-06-18 23:16:08

While medical imaging and patient care are likely strong suits over computer science for healthcare professionals, it pays to know a bit about DICOM and how it can help in health practices. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Diagnostic Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM) is the standard for integrating different modalities, such as imaging equipment, picture archiving and communication systems (PACS), printers, and other accessories. As someone who generates medical images,...

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