Skip to content Skip to navigation

Carolina Duo Get PACS

December 17, 2007
by root
| Reprints

American Fork, Utah-based NovaRad Corp. has inked deals in North and South Carolina. The newest Carolina practices to sign for NovaRad PACS are Piedmont Family Practice in Fort Mills, S.C., and Catawba Radiological Association in Hickory, N.C.

According to the company, NovaPACS is an enterprise-level PACS offering image retrieval, full-feature viewer with intuitive interface, and seven-year onsite archive with off-site emergency back-up.

In addition, Catawba Radiological Association also signed a contract for NovaRIS. iPro, a NovaRad distributor, facilitated the contract.



CMS Hospital Compare Website Updated with VA Data

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced the inclusion of Veterans Administration (VA) hospital performance data as part of the federal agency’s Hospital Compare website.

CMS Awards Funding to Special Innovation Projects

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded 20, two-year Special Innovation Projects (SIPs) aimed at local efforts to deliver better care at lower cost.

Center of Excellence in Genomic Science to be Established in Chicago

The National Human Genome Research Institute has awarded $10.6 million over five years for the establishment of a new research center in Chicago to advance genomic science.

EHNAC and HITRUST Combine HIPAA Security Criteria, CSF Framework

The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) and the Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) announced plans to streamline their accreditation and certification programs.

Halamka on MACRA Final Rule: “CMS is Listening and I Thank Them”

Health IT notable expert John Halamka, M.D., CIO of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, recently weighed in on the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) final rule.

Texas Patient Care Clinic Hit with Ransomware Attack

Grand Prairie, Texas-based Rainbow Children's Clinic was the victim of a ransomware attack on its IT systems in August, affecting more than 33,000 patients, according to multiple news media reports this week.