Tag Health

CRF Health is First to Gain FDA registration, and 21CFR 820 Recognition, of their TrialMax ePRO System as Medical Device

Oct11

In accordance with the new FDA regulation, set in April this year, CRF Health’s TrialMax has become the first ePRO system to complete its Medical Device registration, a regulation that concerns medical device data systems (MDDS) that collect information from apparatus such as spirometers and glucometers.TrialMax is categorized as a Class 1 MDDS under regulation […]

Governor Announces Next Step in Implementation of Statewide Electronic Health Records

Oct11

CHICAGO Governor Quinn announced today the selection of InterSystems Corporation as the vendor assisting the state in the next stage of development of Illinois’ electronic health information system. After a competitive bidding process, the Illinois Office of Health Information Technology selected InterSystems to develop the technology infrastructure for the Illinois Health Information Exchange. The Exchange […]

eHealth, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Results on October 25 at 5 p.m. Eastern Time

Oct11

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA (MARKET WIRE) 10/11/11 eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH), the leading online source of health insurance for individuals, families, and small businesses, announced today that the company plans to release third quarter 2011 financial results on October 25, 2011.Chief Executive Officer Gary Lauer and Chief Financial Officer Stuart Huizinga will host the earnings conference […]

Another Flawed CGPA Report Should Not Derail Canada’s Goal to Attract Research Into New Life Saving Medicines, Investments and Highly-skilled Jobs

Oct11

OTTAWA, Oct. 11, 2011 /CNW/ – The following is a statement by Russell Williams, President of Canada’s Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies (Rx&D), on the release of a report today by generic drug makers entitled "EU Pharmaceutical Intellectual Property Proposals in the Negotiations for a Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) – Potential Impact on the Generic […]

Magellan Launches Behavioral Health Provider Locator App

Oct10

The app gives users the option of narrowing their provider search criteria among several categories, including location, specialty, ages treated, ethnicity, language spoken and gender. When the GPS function is enabled, users can identify providers closest to their current location. After entering search parameters, users see provider information in a list or plotted on a […]

Magellan Named a Top Workplace in Greater Hartford

Oct10

Magellan Health Services Inc. (NASDAQ:MGLN) has been named a 2011 Top Workplace in the Greater Hartford area, according to a list published in the Hartford Courant’s September 25 issue. Magellan was recognized based on the results of an employee survey that was administered in workplaces throughout the region that assessed qualities such as company leadership, […]

CaroMont Health Chooses RelayHealth for Enterprise Health Information Exchange to Enhance Care Coordination

Oct8

CaroMont Health, a 435- bed, regional not-for-profit healthcare system in Gastonia, North Carolina, has chosen RelayHealth to facilitate enterprise health information exchange (HIE) between the hospital, its employed physicians and affiliated physicians."Effective care coordination is key to continued healthcare quality," said Mike Johnson, assistant VP/CIO, CaroMont Health. "This is a competitive market and we want […]

Kaiser Permanente Ranked Among Top Innovators on InformationWeek 500 List

Oct8

Kaiser Permanente ranked No. 34 on this year’s InformationWeek 500 – a list of the top technology innovators in the U.S. One of only six health care organizations to rank among the top 50 companies on the list, Kaiser Permanente is a pioneer in developing and implementing innovative health IT solutions that improve quality, access […]

Off the charts [Hernando Today, Brooksville, Fla.]

Oct7

Oct. 06Traditionally, hospitals and physician practices process their billing of services electronically, but maintain paper charts for their patients.Paper charts are gradually becoming a thing of the past.Electronic billing and medication prescribing were the initial steps to bringing this part of healthcare into the 21st century.Electronic medical records (EMR) and electronic health record (EHR) is […]

Intellipharmaceutics Announces Third Quarter 2011 Results

Oct7

TORONTO, Oct. 7, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) Intellipharmaceutics International Inc. (Nasdaq:IPCI) (TSX:I), a pharmaceutical company specializing in the research, development and manufacture of novel and generic controlled-release and targeted-release oral solid dosage drugs, today reported the results of operations for the three and nine months ended August 31, 2011. All dollar amounts referenced herein are in […]