Recent Press Releases

Drug Shortages Cost U.S. Care Providers at Least $200 Million Annually, Pose Patient Safety Risks, Research Suggests

Nearly 90 percent of survey respondents recently experienced a drug shortage that may have caused a medication safety issue; majority of drugs expected to remain in short supply in 2011 CHARLOTTE,

TriZetto’s Clinical CareAdvance Solution Sets Performance and Scalability Benchmarks of More Than 40 Million Members, Supp

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The TriZetto Group, Inc. today announced that its Clinical CareAdvance® care management application set performance, scalability and reliability benchmarks

Catholic Health Partners Selects Courion’s Access Assurance Suite to Streamline Identity and Access Governance Processes a

Courion’s solution enables Ohio’s largest health system to mitigate access risk by defining, assessing, enforcing and verifying access policies for its 45,000 users WESTBOROUGH, Mass.--(BUSINESS

MediConnect Global CEO Amy Rees Anderson to Speak at Annual HCC Conference

Anderson will speak on successful risk adjustment record retrieval and digitization at HCC Management ConferenceMediConnect Global is the leading provider of authorized medical record retrievals and

ONC Announces Open Public Comment Period on the Federal Health IT Strategic Plan: 2011-2015

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) today announced an open public comment period on the Federal Health IT Strategic Plan:

Mayor Menino Welcomes NaviNet to Boston

Leading healthcare technology company moves headquarters to historic building on Lincoln Street to accommodate its rapid expansion BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mayor Thomas M. Menino welcomed leading

More Arizona Companies Turning to UnitedHealthcare’s Medical Home Program to Improve Employee Health, Control Costs

IBM, Shamrock Foods Company, Meritage Homes and other employers have adopted the innovative program for their employeesScores of Arizona residents are now receiving improved care coordination and

Kentucky Community Hospitals Using HMS EHR Receive Incentive Payments

Rockcastle Regional and Breckinridge Memorial earn stimulus funds for adopting electronic health records NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Healthcare Management Systems Inc. (HMS) announced today

MEDNAX’s BabySteps® Receives ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 Certification

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MEDNAX, Inc. announced today that BabySteps® 6.0, the Electronic Health Record (EHR) Module developed for neonatologists practicing as part of its Pediatrix

Sound Physicians Names Edward Murphy, M.D., Board Chairman

Carilion Clinic President and CEO to Join Sound Physicians July 1 TACOMA, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sound Physicians, a leading hospitalist organization focused on driving improvements in quality,

IMS Health Launches Institute for Healthcare Informatics

Catalyst for Driving Transformational Insights and Accelerating Healthcare Innovation Worldwide NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IMS Health today introduced the IMS Institute for Healthcare

HCA’s Perlin and Williams Receive HITMen and Women Awards for Health Information Technology Leadership

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HCA (NYSE:HCA) announced today that Dr. Jonathan B. Perlin, President of HCA’s Clinical and Physician Services Group and Chief Medical Officer, and Noel Williams,

Prescription Solutions Offers New Online Prior Authorization Service for Physicians and Health Care Professionals

Innovative new submission improvement -- available 24 hours a day, seven days a week -- provides nearly instant responses in most cases IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Prescription Solutions, a

IntelliDose and Allscripts Partnership Gains Momentum

Six Oncology Treatment Centers Integrate Clinical Oncology Management Software into EHR Systems, for Powerful Patient Data Sharing BURLINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Six oncology centers across the

Health Evolution Partners Announces Leadership Summit 2011 Agenda

Phil Bredesen and Jeb Bush Join Prominent Health Executives in Leading Discussions and Debates in Health Care and Reform SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Health Evolution Partners (“HEP”), announced

Nevada Awards HP $176 Million Medicaid Contract

PALO ALTO, Calif., March 22, 2011 HP Enterprise Services today announced a five-year, $176 million services agreement with the Nevada Division of Health Care Financing and Policy to strengthen

Network Health Selects MedVentive as Technology Partner

New technology supports health plan’s efforts to improve health care quality and reduce medical expenses MEDFORD, Mass. and WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Network Health, a Massachusetts health

Paying for Value Rather Than Volume: How Health Reform Is Changing Relationships Among Physicians, Health Plans, Hospitals

Newsmakers Available for Interviews in S.F., March 23-25, at National Pay for Performance Summit OAKLAND, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bay Area and national healthcare leaders are in San Francisco this

DrFirst Makes Access to E-Prescribing Of Controlled Substances Technology Available to 160 HIT Vendor Partners Nationwide

New solution marks industry turning-point by overcoming auditing, certification, and technology cost barriers to EPCS integration for all DrFirst vendor partners ROCKVILLE, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

InstaCare Announces Ready for Market MD@Detail Mobile Health Media System for Pharmaceutical e-Detailing

LOS ANGELES, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- InstaCare Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: ISCR), a leading provider of prescription drugs, home testing products for the chronically ill, a leading fulfillment