Clinical Image Sharing Outgrows Radiology

As interoperability became one of HIT's top priorities this year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) pressed health care providers to make health data more ...
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New FHIR Integration Helps Hospitals Connect Imaging Data Across Disparate Systems

As part of lifeIMAGE 5.0, the newest evolution of the lifeIMAGE platform, we now support Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) integration as a part of our ...
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lifeIMAGE 5.0 Debuts with Powerful New Features

lifeIMAGE 5.0 is now live. We’re introducing the latest upgrade to our enterprise-grade electronic medical image-sharing platform, and it’s loaded with new features – driven by ...
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Radiology and MACRA: Using a Cloud-based Image Sharing Service to Address MIPS Quality Measures

As discussed in this paper, the proposed Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) legislation has some specific measures that relate to Radiology imaging exams and ...
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Who Uses Image Sharing?

I often hear the same question when working with hospitals, "Where are we not utilizing image sharing where we should be?"  Departments like trauma, stroke, or oncology often ...
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Q&A: What it’s Like to Work at lifeIMAGE

We recently sat down with our Human Resources Director, Kyle Conley, to discuss what it’s like to work at lifeIMAGE. Below are his insights.  
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Prior Mammogram Ownership Important for Patient Care, Improved Outcomes

Even in this digital age of electronic medical records, it’s still difficult for patients to get their prior mammograms. This is largely in part to the lack of interoperability ...
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CHIME Survey Shows Enterprise Imaging Top Priority for CIOs

lifeIMAGE recently surveyed members of the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) to gain a better understanding of the state of enterprise imaging and ...
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Takeaways from the HIMSS-SIIM White Paper on Image Exchange

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) Joint Workgroup recently published its first white ...
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Medical Image Exchange: Which Docs Use it Most?

Clinicians share approximately half a million medical images on the lifeIMAGE network every month. They are exchanging studies to prep for consultations, remotely consult on ...
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Why Mammosphere?

Matthew Michela is the CEO and President of lifeIMAGE. This post was originally featured on Mammosphere's blog site. 
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Preventing Patient Data Mismatches When Deploying Image Exchange Enterprise Wide

With a mature medical image exchange platform deployed across a healthcare enterprise, external imaging data from any number of sources can flow into the local network at any ...
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Why I Recommend Integrating Image Exchange with Your EHR

In today’s healthcare environment, it’s common for patients to receive care from more than one healthcare system. This can make it difficult for clinicians to access a ...
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Mammosphere Founder Dr. Kathryn Pearson Peyton Featured on HIStalk

Mammosphere founder Kathryn Pearson Peyton MD was recently a featured guest writer on HIStalk.
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Client Outlook and lifeIMAGE: Unified Access to All Imaging Content

Earlier this year, lifeIMAGE joined forces with Client Outlook to bring our users a world-class image viewing experience through their image exchange platform, and beyond. ...
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Unavailable Prior Comparison Mammograms:  A Huge Problem in Private Practice (not-so-much for Academicians)

Kathryn Pearson Peyton, MD, is the founder, CEO and Chief Medical Officer for Mammosphere, now part of lifeIMAGE. Dr. Pearson leads the women’s health and imaging advisory ...
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Health Data Interoperability or Bust

Healthcare has long been plagued by operating in data silos. Costly and unnecessary testing, additional costs to consumers from multiple copays and dangerous delays in needed ...
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Banishing CDs: A Two-Pronged Approach to Streamlining Outside Image Management

I’ve been known to say that “CD” should actually stand for “challenging for doctors.” It’s a quip that usually gets a few laughs during meetings.
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Top Takeaways from HIMSS16

Recently tens of thousands – 41,885 to be exact – of healthcare IT professionals gathered in Las Vegas for the 2016 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition. 
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(Video) From HIMSS16 Day 2: Customer Conversations

We look forward to events such as HIMSS because they are a great opportunity for face-to-face meetings with the health systems that use our image exchange platform. We ...
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