Merge Healthcare eviCore healthcare Partner to Streamline Medical Imaging Prior Authorization Process for Providers & PayersNovember, 23 2015 - Merge Healthcare has entered into an agreement with eviCore healthcare that will automate and streamline the process providers undertake to obtain imaging study prior authorizations from payers. The agreement is intended to benefit payers, providers and imaging centers by consolidating multiple prior authorization processes into Merge’s iConnect Network Services, a comprehensive technology-based solution which electronically routes imaging study orders, manages incoming prior authorizations and communicates medical imaging results among healthcare professionals in a HIPAA-compliant manner.
UC San Diego Health Selects Merge Healthcare Solutions to Help Improve Enterprise Imaging Workflow & Patient ExperienceNovember, 19 2015 -Merge Healthcare entered into an agreement with UC San Diego Health for Merge’s iConnect Access and iConnect Enterprise Archive. UC San Diego Health is a tertiary, multidisciplinary health system integrating research, teaching and clinical care at locations in Hillcrest and La Jolla, CA.
CynergisTek Extends Virtual CISO Service to Business Associates; Adds GetWellNetwork to Growing Client PortfolioNovember 17, 2015 - CynergisTek today announced that it has extended its Virtual Chief Information Security Officer Service to serve business associates of healthcare provider organizations, as well as covered entities. The service integrates CynergisTek’s experienced security professionals into an organization’s existing information security program to ensure effective management and regulatory compliance.
CynergisTek CEO Elected to Board of Trustees for CHIME’s Association for Executives in Healthcare Information SecurityNovember 12, 2015 - CynergisTek today announced that its CEO, Mac McMillan, has been elected to the board of trustees for the Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS). In this role, McMillan will help the organization continue to evolve to meet member needs by providing ongoing healthcare information technology (HIT) security guidance. McMillan will also help inform policymakers and the public on key issues impacting the HIT industry.
Health Catalyst Ranked 136th Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2015 Technology Fast 500November 16, 2015 - Health Catalyst today announced it ranked No. 136 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America.
MedSys Group Names Marinela Villejo, APN/CNS, MS, CCRN as Senior Strategist within its Advisory Services DivisionNovember 2, 2015 - MedSys Group today announced the designation of Marinela Villejo, APN/CNS, MS, CCRN as Senior Strategist within its Advisory Services Division. Ms. Villejo will focus on providing client facing support through integration of clinical, operational, financial and technology expertise to drive the highest level of patient-centered care.
Scottsdale Institute Benchmarking Program Article, Co-Sponsored by Impact Advisors, Published in Journal of Healthcare Information ManagementOctober 28, 2015 --Impact Advisorsn and the Scottsdale Institute today announced the publication of the peer-reviewed article, “A Unique Approach to Business Analytics: The Scottsdale Institute Health IT Benchmarking Program,” in the Journal of Healthcare Information Management (JHIM). Impact Advisors co-sponsored the article and continues to partner with SI to offer critical support and insight to address the challenges facing SI member organizations.
Zynx Health’s Siva Subramanian is Panelist at Partners Healthcare’s 12th Annual Connected Health SymposiumOctober 26, 2015 - Siva Subramanian, PhD, senior vice president of mobile strategy at Zynx Health, will participate in the "Disintermediation IoT Impact on the Hospital of the Future" panel at Partners Healthcare's 12th annual Connected Health Symposium Oct. 29-30 in Boston. The afternoon discussion focuses on how the increasing availability of healthcare in retail stores and the widespread use of wearable technologies are likely to impact hospitals and other care providers-and the choices consumers are making to achieve cost-effective care.