Product Announcements at HIMSS15

Product announcementsHIMSS15: Transforming Health
April 12-16, 2015
Chicago IL
Follow on Twitter: #HIMSS15

HIMSS15 is in Chicago this year for a week of dynamic education, networking and the latest technology solutions. The theme is transforming health – through the power of information – through innovation, engagement, leadership, connectivity and more. The following are new products being announced to view in exhibitor booths.

Twitter: @GlobalMed_USA
Stop by booth #8539

GlobalMed will offer demonstrations of its new eNcounter web-based platform at HIMSS 2015, April 13-16, at McCormick Place in Chicago. eNcounter represents a breakthrough in meaningful use, bringing together in one application the ability to fully manage patient sessions with a single sign-on, saving time and effort. eNcounter easily connects providers and patients for a live videoconference and enables the sharing of medical images and data with all endpoints.

Sandlot Solutions
Twitter: @SandlotSolution
Stop by booth #2641

Sandlot Solutions will release its advanced, SaaS-based technology platform that expands the organization’s big data capabilities into the interoperability space. The big data analytics technology platform allows for a single collection of community health data provided from a patient-centric point of view, spanning virtually every stakeholder in the healthcare community. The platform is built using Sandlot’s deep interoperability and workflow experience and serves as the hub for the organization’s suite of community health management solutions, including Sandlot Connect, Dimensions, Metrix, Care Assist and Patient Portal.

Twitter: @iCare_com
Stop by booth #240

The industry’s first new enterprise Electronic Health Record (EHR) in 16 years, is a big hit with hospitals. iCare is for mid to large sized hospitals that need a modern Electronic Health Record that is powerful yet affordable. The platform from iCare is the only cloud-based EHR that provides enterprise-class whole-hospital functionality at a lower cost. Unlike any other enterprise EHR vendor, iCare has a pure-cloud business model so hospitals can focus on patient care not software.

Mobile Heartbeat
Twitter: @mobileheartbeat
Stop by booth #6023

Mobile Heartbeat will be demonstrating MH-CURE (Clinical Urgent REsponse), its secure smartphone application enabling secure clinical communications, patient-specific workflow and a real-time clinical team directory connecting all members of a patient’s care team. MH-CURE provides patient care teams, including nurses, physicians and technicians, with secure, single smartphone access to all clinical communications, pertinent patient information and lab data. MH-CURE features secure, HIPAA-compliant texting; staff assignment and dynamic role capabilities; and a Camera Module for enabling care team members to take and view photos for documenting patient wounds, abuse cases, and patient valuables held in the hospital.

Qualcomm Life
Twitter: @QualcommLife
Stop by booth #6420

HealthyCircles Mobile is an enterprise private-label chronic care management application designed to operate on the iOS and Android operating systems. The mobile solution enables convenient access to vital health information and secure communications for care team coordination. As health care moves home and the industry transitions away from episodic care, patients and health care professionals are engaging in a continuous care model for medication management, appointment reminders, interactive health programs and biometric data monitoring. The application is built on Qualcomm Life’s 2net™ Mobile core, an FDA-listed Class I MDDS secure gateway that seamlessly captures biometric data from a wide array of medical devices, allowing patients to visualize their own biometric data in color coded trackers.

Xtream IT
Twitter: @Xtreamitpeople
Stop by booth #1202

Xtream IT will launch Xtream Care Analytics Management Pack for Epic, a monitoring and management solution for Healthcare organizations that use Epic as their EMR/EHR. The solution is a Microsoft System Center Management Pack for Epic that provides visibility into hundreds of key indicators of Epic performance, enabling infrastructure visibility for the Healthcare organizations. This is a first, yet necessary step in solving one of the biggest IT problems healthcare organizations face: outages and performance disruptions of their EHR systems.

TeleHealth Services
Twitter: @TIGREddie
Stop by booth #8121

TeleHealth Services announced through their partnership with Samsung Electronics America, Inc., the completion of a new patient engagement solution called SmarTigr. To help hospitals and health systems improve both the patient experience and patient-provider communication, the SmarTigr utilizes the Smart TV functionality of the Samsung healthcare televisions combined with the clinical features of TeleHealth’s iTigr patient engagement solution. Through this collaboration, hospitals across the country can experience new levels of patient engagement while achieving greater operational and cost efficiencies.

Ambient Clinical Analytics
Stop by booth #5443

Ambient Clinical Analytics received 510(k) U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for AWARE. AWARE is a clinical decision support tool, combined with a scientifically supported EMR viewer. The product reduces clinician information overload by using analytics to filter relevant patient data and provide timely, actionable information. The goal of the product is to clearly and concisely present actionable information to all care team members to improve patient outcomes, reduce the cost of care, and support best-care practices for ICUs and other critical care areas.

Twitter: @BoxHQ
Stop by booth #8714

Box announced new healthcare customers, viewing capabilities for medical images such as X-rays and CT Scans and a partnership with Carebox, a digital health company that aggregates patient medical records and makes them viewable and shareable in Box. Carebox makes it easier for hospitals, pharmaceutical companies and payors to aggregate structured, clinical data in medical records and make it viewable and shareable in Box. This new integration allows Box to interface with electronic health record (EHR) solutions and patient portals for the purpose of collaborating on patient data using government approved industry standards. Carebox supports CDA/CCD storage and viewing as well as Direct messaging protocols for transport.

Twitter: @Caradigm
Stop by booth #7307

Caradigm announced a partnership with Eliza Corporation (“Eliza”), the pioneer and recognized leader in health engagement management, to enable true patient relationship management across the continuum of care, allowing providers to improve both patient outcomes and care efficiency. The new Caradigm Patient Outreach solution leverages Eliza’s expertise in crafting highly effective, multi-channel patient interactions to enable providers and accountable care organizations (ACOs) to reach outside of the care setting and engage patients in health-related behavior change – with the right message at the right time. Interactions are targeted based on patients’ clinical and life circumstances, making them more relevant and compelling, leading to improved patient activation.

See you in Chicago!

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