Navigation Links
Elekta to Host Complimentary HITECH Act Webinar
Date:1/8/2010

ATLANTA, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ - It's important for health care professionals to begin the new year with a clear understanding of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act and how its incentives can help clinicians.

Part of the 2009 economic stimulus package, the HITECH Act provides more than $19 billion dollars in incentives to encourage the use of electronic health record (EHR) systems among physicians and hospitals. $17 billion will be used for incentive payments to physicians and hospitals that participate in Medicare and Medicaid programs. These incentives will be issued to current users and new adopters of certified EHR systems who are able to demonstrate "meaningful use."

In an upcoming webinar, Elekta invites members of the cancer care team including oncologists, administrators, and nurses to learn more about how meaningful use is defined and how an oncology practice can take advantage of the opportunities available under the HITECH Act.

"There has been extensive research done to show that utilizing an EHR would serve to improve patient care, increase patient safety, and simplify compliance in the U.S. healthcare system," says Sima Aziz, Business Line Manager for Elekta Impac Software who will be hosting the webinars.

Elekta's HITECH Act webinars will take place Wednesday, January 13 at noon EST (9 a.m. PST) and Friday, January 15 at noon EST (9 a.m. PST).

To register and submit questions for the Wednesday, January 13 session, visit http://tinyurl.com/yjy9t7o. To register and submit questions for the Friday, January 15 session, visit,

SOURCE Elekta
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Elekta Technology at Work in 94 Percent of Americas Top Cancer Hospitals
2. ProCure and INTEGRIS Choose Elekta for Proton Therapy and Cancer Centers
3. Elekta CMS Software Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Monaco VMAT Treatment Planning Solution
4. Comprehensive VMAT Solution From Elekta on Center Stage at 2009 AAPM Annual Meeting
5. Elekta Provides VMAT and Radiosurgery Solutions for New Jersey Health System
6. The Ottawa Hospital and Elekta Forge Long-Term Strategic Partnership Agreement
7. ProCure Treatment Centers to Equip Chicago Facility With Software Solutions From Elekta
8. Elekta Radiosurgery Solutions are Creating New Possibilities for the Most Challenging Cases of the Head And Body
9. Elekta Contract Provides MAGNET Cooperative Access to Leading Radiation Therapy Solutions
10. Elekta Sponsors All Are Our Heroes to Raise Cancer Awareness
11. Elekta Chosen to Deliver Sophisticated Brain Mapping Technology to the Mind Research Network
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/3/2015)... Acne is the same wherever it appears. ... to eliminate and hard to prevent. As with acne on ... young adults, in the years when the sebaceous glands are ... Jayme Bashian, director and lead medical aesthetician of Simply ... of acne are caused by oil and dead skin clogging ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... Implant design can have a profound ... unites bone to an implant surface. The unique triangular-shape ... to encourage bone regeneration, resulting in the gain of ... soft tissues for more esthetic restorations. , β€œIt’s all ... MIS Implants. The triangular neck of the V3 provides ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... MN (PRWEB) June 03, 2015 DailyEndorphin ... wellness "events" programming module. With this highly configurable ... run and report on many components of its wellness ... at no additional charge. , With this new module, ... Integrate DE challenges, (2) Create participant surveys, (3) Continually ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... 03, 2015 β€œ Scanalytics ” was ... Report, which features the latest and coolest technology products ... the host of NewsWatch, conducted the review and shared ... floor traffic in retail stores. , Tracking statistics in ... When it comes to retail this goes a step ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... June 03, 2015 Fit Body Boot ... camp fitness program. The company helps thousands of individuals across ... encourage more people to hit the gym and get the ... tips for getting the most out any gym membership: , ... about committing to gym memberships is saying motivated and on ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Back Acne: Tips for Clearer Summer Skin 2Health News:Back Acne: Tips for Clearer Summer Skin 3Health News:MIS Implants Launches Radically New V3 Dental Implant For Immediate Biological Benefits 2Health News:DailyEndorphin Launches Wellness "Events" Portal 2Health News:Technology to Analyze Foot Traffic in Retail Stores was featured on NewsWatch Television 2Health News:Summer Body Slim-Down: 5 Ways to Avoid Quitting Gym Memberships this Summer 2Health News:Summer Body Slim-Down: 5 Ways to Avoid Quitting Gym Memberships this Summer 3
... took substances without approval , , MONDAY, March 3 ... frequently abused prescription drugs increases the risk of drug ... Sean Esteban McCabe asked 3,639 college students, average age ... four classes of prescription drugs -- opioids, stimulants, sleeping ...
... a clear association, but no such link for depression , , ... can help bring on a stroke may have merit, British ... different groups according to how severe their stress is, someone ... a 40 percent increased risk of stroke than someone in ...
... YORK, March 3 With New York physicians,facing a ... to a projected premium increase, an expected one thousand ... the Egg, Empire State,Plaza, on Tuesday, March 4th where ... and then march on the Capitol steps by 12:30 ...
... March 3 Emageon Inc.,(Nasdaq: EMAG ), ... hospitals, healthcare networks and imaging facilities announced,today that ... at the,Raymond James 29th Annual Institutional Investors Conference ... Cypress, Orlando, Florida. Emageon will,present on Wednesday, March ...
... Care Problems ... Media Availability Today 5,000 Nurses ... March 3 In an atmosphere that nurses,describe as attempted "intimidation" ... tomorrow to authorize,their bargaining teams to strike the hospital chain for ...
... Protecting State,s,Elderly from Price Gouging, Ensure Safety ... California,seniors who feel price-gouged by providers ... advocates and elected leaders to fight back ... problems with emergency,preparedness. Legislation introduced by Assembly ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Non-Medical Use of Prescriptions Linked to Drug Abuse Risk 2Health News:Stress Can Help Trigger Stroke 2Health News:Attention New York: Please Don't Get Sick on March 4th, Your Doctor Will be in Albany for Malpractice Insurance Reform 2Health News:In Face of Hostile Bargaining and Intimidation by Management, Mills-Peninsula to Vote to Authorize Strike 2Health News:In Face of Hostile Bargaining and Intimidation by Management, Mills-Peninsula to Vote to Authorize Strike 3Health News:'Atria Bills' Get Support From Assisted Living Residents, Family Members, Senior Groups 2
(Date:6/3/2015)... DUBLIN , June 02, 2015 ... the addition of the "The Future of ... As they are in a desperate need ... and low cost, drug companies have been increasingly ... enhance their productivity while constantly streamlining their internal ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... , June 3, 2015  Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: ... the treatment of cancer, is expanding in the Middle ... entity in Saudi Arabia . Varian Medical ... Seif Development Group, was officially launched today at a ceremony ... Wilson. "This move represents the next step ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... June 02, 2015 Research and Markets ... the "2015 Strategies in the US Tumor ... Highlights of the Report Include ... tumor marker testing market. , Major issues ... as key economic, regulatory, demographic, social and technological ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:The Future of Pharmaceutical Outsourcing: 2015 Report 2Varian Establishes Local Entity in Saudi Arabia to Support Expansion in Middle East 2United States Strategies in the Tumor Marker Testing Market 2015 2
... Colo., Oct. 18, 2011 SomaLogic, Inc., announced today ... with Novartis to use its unique proprietary proteomics technology ... "We are excited by this opportunity to ... robust biomarkers, validate novel drug targets, and even develop ...
... Oct. 18, 2011 ... (Nasdaq: HOLX ), a leading developer, manufacturer and ... products dedicated to serving the healthcare needs of women, announced ... cleared the Company,s Trident specimen radiography system. The ...
Cached Medicine Technology:SomaLogic Announces Research Agreement with Leading Global Pharmaceutical Company to Accelerate Pharmaceutical Discovery and Development 2FDA Clears Hologic's Specimen Radiography System 2FDA Clears Hologic's Specimen Radiography System 3FDA Clears Hologic's Specimen Radiography System 4
... protease secreted by the kidney, plays ... system. The renin-angiotensin system regulates blood ... retention by the kidney. Renin is ... including decreased intravascular volume and decreased ...
... polypeptide hormones which belong to the ... TGF- superfamily is a large group ... many aspects of development, reproductive function ... incude TGF-s, bone morphogenetic proteins, growth ...
... Human Insulin-like Growth Factor Binding Protein-1 ... the liver, which specifically binds and modulates ... The role of IGFBP-1 has not been ... regulation suggests that IGFBP-1 may be involved ...
... Human Insulin-like growth factor binding protein-2 ... (further IGFBPs have been proposed) which specifically ... and IGF-II. The binding affinity of IGFBP-2 ... higher than for IGF-I [1], suggesting a ...
Medicine Products: