Looking for a Mobile Image-Viewer at RSNA? Don’t Be Duped.

Posted by PureWeb on Thu, Nov 26, 2015

Here Are 9 Questions to Ask Before Making a Decision

If you’re headed to RSNA next week with the intention of looking for an enterprise image-viewer, you may want to take a moment to prepare because, according to Frost and Sullivan, the market is significantly expanding and you’ll have a lot of options to look at. Frost and Sullivan’s 2014 report on enterprise image-viewers predicts almost 45 percent growth in sales from 2013 to 2017 and more sales means more vendor offerings.

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Leveraging Statewide Health Information Exchanges to Provide Fast, Efficient Image Access

Posted by Kyle Hall on Wed, Nov 25, 2015

Health information exchanges, or HIEs connect hospitals, clinics, pharmacies and labs and allow them to safely and efficiently exchange patient information. Nebraska’s robust statewide HIE, the nonprofit Nebraska Health Information Initiative (NeHII), was founded in 2005 and now connects 62 percent of the state’s hospital beds. [1]

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ACO Success Needs Robust Health IT and Information Sharing Infrastructure

Posted by PureWeb on Mon, Nov 16, 2015

Coordinated Care Model

In early 2015, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that 50 percent of payments will be made through alternative or value-based payment models by 2018. One way for providers to implement value-based care is through an Accountable Care Organization, or ACO, a coordinated care model initiated by the Affordable Care Act in 2010. ACOs are networks of providers, including primary care, specialty practices, hospitals, pharmacies, imaging and diagnostic centers, that come together to lower costs and deliver better care through care coordination.

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