MRO unveils upgrades
MRO unveils upgrades
MRO, the market leader of shared-service, release-of-information (ROI) solutions for healthcare providers, has unveiled technology infrastructure upgrades as well as software enhancements to its flagship product, ROI Online, reports Earth Times.
These initiatives improve the user experience with enhanced functionality, increased bandwidth, heightened security and additional customisation within the ROI process.
In addition to recent hardware system investments, MRO migrated its data centre operations from its existing SunGard facility to SunGard's enhanced infrastructure in Centre City Philadelphia.
Versus, Cleveland Clinic collaborate
Versus Technology is collaborating with Cleveland Clinic's Glickman Urology & Kidney Institute that will combine Versus' Real-time Location Information System (RTLIS), VISion, with the Cleveland Clinic's Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute's clinical workflow expertise to enhance Versus's clinic-based patient-flow solution, says Talent Management.
The collaboration will develop and document clinic best practices through increased efficiencies, automatic data capture, event automation and system integrations.
The goal of this initiative is to transform clinic processes improving patient safety and satisfaction while reducing unnecessary expenditures related to time spent searching and waiting.
Spire orders latest imaging equipment
Spire Healthcare, an independent hospital provider in the UK, has placed an order for six MRI and three CT scanners with Siemens as part of the drive to expand its range of diagnostic imaging services, says Medic Exchange.
The Magneto Avanto MRI and Somatom Definition AS CT Scanners will be installed at a number of Spire Healthcare sites across the UK to provide permanent scanning facilities. Previously, the hospitals used mobile equipment one or two days a week.
"Spire Healthcare is a forward-looking company and our investment in medical equipment reflects our business philosophy and our pursuit of excellence on providing premium, private healthcare. We need the latest diagnostic imaging technology to meet the ever-increasing demands of our customers to position Spire Healthcare positively in a competitive marketplace," said Rob Roger, Spire CFO.