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Gamewood

116 South Ridge St.

Danville, VA 24541

888-331-8407; Fax 434-799-8426

www.gamewood.com

2, 12, 18, 20, 24, 42

The Gamewood Healthcare Network is a Web-based electronic medical record system designed for physician practices.

Gartner

8425 High Hampton Chase

Alpharetta, GA 30022

770-392-4512; Fax 770-392-4510

www.gartner.com

14, 24, 39, 44, 47, 51, 70

A research and advisory firm to help clients understand technology and drive business growth in healthcare.

Gateway

26211 Enterprise Way

Lake Forest, CA 92630

949-609-4304

www.gateway.com

28, 30, 33, 35, 36, 42, 47

Hardware supplier.

Gateway File Systems

602-1925 N. Lynn St.

Arlington, VA 22209

250-384-7476; Fax 250-384-2328

www.giftsdirectives.com

2, 5, 14, 21, 24, 62

Document image management ASP services.

GCX GCX Global Carbon Exchange (company working toward carbon emission reduction)  Corp.

3875 Cypress Dr.

Petaluma, CA 94954

707-773-1100; Fax 707-773-1180

www.gcx.com

12, 32, 33, 39, 52, 55, 63

Mounting solutions for healthcare IT system components.

GE Healthcare GE Healthcare is a $18 billion (USD) unit of General Electric (GE). It employs more than 46,000 people worldwide and is headquartered in Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom. GE Healthcare is the first GE business segment headquartered outside the United States.  Financial Services The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view of the subject.
Please [ improve this article] or discuss the issue on the talk page.
 

500 West Monroe West Monroe, city (1990 pop. 14,096), Ouachita parish, N La., on the Ouachita River, opposite Monroe, in a forest and lake area; inc. 1851. Its chief industries are lumber and paper milling.  

Chicago, IL 60661

312-441-7705; Fax 312-441-7770

www.gehealthcare.com

14, 19, 39

Provider of capital financial solutions and related services for the global healthcare market. See our ad on page 41

GE Interlogix, Kalatel

4575 Research Way, #250

Corvallis, OR 97333

541-754-9133; Fax 541-754-7162

www.kalatel.com

61

Manufactures closed-circuit television closed-circuit television
Noun

a television system used within a limited area such as a building

Noun 1. closed-circuit television
 and digital video storage equipment for security and safety applications.

GE Medical Systems-Information

Technologies

8200 W. Tower Ave.

Milwaukee, WI 53223

414-355-5000; Fax 414-354-5384

www.gemedical.com

2, 12, 14, 24, 52, 56, 58, 63

Provider of patient monitoring, clinical information systems, radiology systems, cardiology cardiology

Medical specialty dealing with heart diseases and disorders. It began with the 1749 publication by Jean Baptiste de Sénac of contemporary knowledge of the heart. Diagnostic methods improved in the 19th century, and in 1905 the electrocardiograph was invented.
 systems, practice management systems, support services support services Psychology Non-health care-related ancillary services–eg, transportation, financial aid, support groups, homemaker services, respite services, and other services  and IT professional services (job) professional services - A department of a supplier providing consultancy and programming manpower for the supplier's products. . See our ad on page 5

Gemplus Corp.

3 Lagoon Dr., Ste. 300

Redwood City Redwood City, city (1990 pop. 66,072), seat of San Mateo co., W Calif., on San Francisco Bay; inc. 1868. Manufactures include commmunications, electrical, electronic, and medical equipment. , CA 94065-1566

650-654-2900; Fax 650-654-2914

www.gemplus.com

8, 61

Smart card solutions.

Genesis Worldwide Enterprises

301 Airpark air·park  
n.
A small airport typically located near a business area or industrial park.
 Rd.

Cottonwood cottonwood: see willow.
cottonwood

Any of several fast-growing North American trees of the genus Populus. Members of the willow family, cottonwoods have heart-shaped, toothed leaves and cottony seeds. The dangling leaves clatter in the wind.
, AZ 86326

928-634-8500; Fax 928-634-6700

www.genesisworldwide.biz

37, 65

Supplier of electronic and pneumatic headsets specific to dialysis, MRI 1. (application) MRI - Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
2. MRI - Measurement Requirements and Interface.
 and CT applications.

Glacier Computer

10 Northern Blvd.

Amherst, NH 03031

603-882-1560; Fax 603-882-0057

www.glaciercomputer.com

5, 24, 29, 34, 36, 70

Tablet PC (1) A tablet computer environment from Microsoft that is based on an enhanced version of Windows XP. Designed to function more like a portable writing tablet than previous tablet-based computers, it includes handwriting recognition as well as the ability to retain handwritten words  computers with bar-code scanning, WLAN See wireless LAN.

WLAN - wireless local area network
(802.11b), standard Windows OS, PC architectures and touchscreens.

Global Claim Services

2319 S. Foothill Dr., Ste. 200

Salt Lake City, UT 84109

801-994-7777; Fax 801-994-7781

www.globalclaim.com

10, 11, 44

Out-of-network, clinical and financial claim review and fee negotiations for inpatient, outpatient and professional medical claims.

Global Healthcare Exchange

11000 Westmoor Cir., Ste. 400

Westminster, CO 80021

720-887-7000; Fax 720-887-7200

www.ghx.com

23, 46

Provides supply chain services for healthcare organizations, designed to reduce supply chain costs and improve related business processes.

Global Works Systems Inc.

70 Church St., Ste. 1

Burlington, VT 05401

802-846-2550; Fax 802-846-3268

www.global-works.com

13, 14, 17, 23, 41, 62, 64

Consulting, custom software applications, contract programming for the IDX (IDX Systems Corporation, South Burlington, VT, www.idx.com) One of the largest health care information systems companies in the country, acquired in 2006 by GE Healthcare (www.gehealthcare.com), a unit of the General Electric Company.  user community.

GlobalMedic

3333 Graham Blvd., Ste. 212

Montreal, PQ H3R 3L5

514-738-6770; Fax 514-738-4827

www.globalmedic.com

2, 3, 14, 17, 18, 24, 42

Healthcare application service provider and storage service provider.

GMD (company) GMD - Full name: "GMD - Forschungszentrum Informationstechnik GmbH" (German National Research Center for Information Technology).

Before April 1995, GMD stood for "Gesellschaft für Mathematik und Datenverarbeitung" - National Research Center for Computer Science,
 Inc.

302 Research Dr., Ste. 110

Atlanta, GA 30092

770-481-7400; Fax 770-481-7407

www.gmdworld.com

24, 42, 45, 64, 66

Develops and markets a virtual EMR (ElectroMagnetic Radiation) The emanation of energy from everything in the universe. Although the EMR from electrical and electronic devices is typically measured for practical, every-day situations, every object, including humans, emanates energy. .

Graphic Education

903 Old Hwy. 63

Columbia, MO 65201

573-449-1200; Fax 573-449-3344

www.graphiced.com

2, 13, 39, 40, 42

Publisher of universally compatible computer and Internet-based training and learning management systems.

Greenway Medical Technologies

121 Greenway Blvd.

Carrollton, GA 30117

770-836-3100; Fax 770-836-3200

www.greenwaymedical.com

2, 24, 55, 56, 60, 67, 70

Integrated software Separate software components or applications that have been combined into one package. See integrated software package.  for physician offices, including EMRs/CPRs, managed care applications and administrative solutions.

Gregg, Tummala & Associates LLC (Logical Link Control) See "LANs" under data link protocol.

LLC - Logical Link Control
 

3719 Summer Rose Ct.

Atlanta, GA 30341

678-428-3689; Fax 770-452-1478

www.greggtummala.com

14, 16, 59, 62

Provides ambulatory providers and other healthcare organizations with marketing expertise.

Hayes Management Consulting Noun 1. management consulting - a service industry that provides advice to those in charge of running a business
service industry - an industry that provides services rather than tangible objects
 Inc.

1320 Centre St., Ste. 402

Newton Center, MA 02459-2400

617-559-0404; Fax 617-559-0415

www.hayesmanagement.com

14, 23, 26, 44, 56, 62, 64

Dedicated to helping healthcare professionals develop a healthier business.

HCIA-Sachs

1800 Sherman Ave.

Evanston, IL 60201

847-475-7526; Fax 847-475-7830

www.hciasachs.com

16, 18, 19, 50, 62

Strategic intelligence for marketing and planning.

HCPro Inc.

200 Hoods Ln.

Marblehead, MA 01945

781-639-1872; Fax 781-639-7875

www.hcpro.com

14, 15, 21, 39, 48, 50, 55

Publisher and educator on regulatory and compliance issues for hospitals, nursing homes, physicians' offices & healthcare organizations.

HDM HDM - SPECIAL  Corp.

604 N. 129th St.

Omaha, NE 68154

402-951-4500; Fax 402-951-4501

www.hdmcorp.com

10, 11, 13, 14, 23

Claims submission software to simplify EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) The electronic communication of business transactions, such as orders, confirmations and invoices, between organizations. Third parties provide EDI services that enable organizations with different equipment to connect.  claims validation services, outsourced claims entry and editing services, and HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act of 1996, Public Law 104-191) Also known as the "Kennedy-Kassebaum Act," this U.S. law protects employees' health insurance coverage when they change or lose their jobs (Title I) and provides standards for patient health,  compliance training.

Health Business Solutions LLC

1939 Tyler St.

Hollywood, FL 33020

954-926-6020; Fax 954-926-6362

www.healthbusinesssolutions.com

9, 14, 19, 26, 44, 51, 62

Transitional outsourcing for denied claims management.

Health Card Solutions

22177 Jude Ave. N.

Forest Lake, MN 55025

651-433-8199

www.healthcards.com

1, 4, 5, 8, 45, 55, 64

Customized patient card identification systems.

Health Care Software Inc. (HCS HCS - Heterogeneous Computer System

A distributed system project.
)

PO Box 2430

Farmingdale, NJ 07727

800-524-1038; Fax 732-938-5380

www.hcsinteractant.com

6, 12, 26, 44, 48, 54, 60

INTERACTANT is a healthcare info system for long-term, behavioral and acute providers including registration, billing, scheduling, clinical documentation, and financials.

Health Care Systems Inc.

5921 Carmichael Rd.

Montgomery, AL 36117-2518

334-279-9711; Fax 334-279-0711

www.hscinc.net

54

Specializes in medication management within hospital information systems.

Health Care Training Institute

705 Second Ave., Ste. 703

Seattle, WA 98104

206-224-3950

www.hcti.org

2, 13, 42

Provides HIPAA privacy and other healthcare training online via 20 to 40 minute courses. Online status tracking provided.

Health e Connex

Accelerated Receivables Management

1400 Renaissance Dr., Ste. 400

Park Ridge Park Ridge, city (1990 pop. 36,175), Cook co., NE Ill., a suburb adjacent to Chicago, on the Des Plaines River; inc. 1873. It is chiefly residential. Several national and international corporations have their headquarters in Park Ridge. Nearby is O'Hare International Airport. , IL 60068

847-824-5510; Fax 847-824-7166

www.healtheconnex.com

2, 21, 20, 51, 56, 70

Solutions for transaction processing Updating the appropriate database records as soon as a transaction (order, payment, etc.) is entered into the computer. It may also imply that confirmations are sent at the same time.

Transaction processing systems are the backbone of an organization because they update constantly.
 to process claims in an electronic mode regardless of provider's or payer's current system.

Health Flash Inc.

3755 Mansell Rd.

Alpharetta, GA 30022

770-261-2879; Fax 770-645-8380

www.healthflash.net

42

Internet project management, communication tools.

Health Hero Network Inc.

2570 W. El Camino Real El Camino Real (Spanish for The Royal Road or The King's Highway) was the name of a series of pre-automobile highways linking the various New World colonies of Spain:
  • There is an El Camino Real in California; see: El Camino Real (California).
, Ste. 111

Mountain View, CA 94040

650-559-1000; Fax 650-559-1050

www.healthhero.com

18, 20, 44, 53, 59, 66, 70

Technology solutions for health monitoring; connecting healthcare providers to at-home patients. Includes biometric device biometric device - biometrics  compatibility.

Health Language Inc.

3950 Lewiston, Ste. 210

Aurora, CO 80011

303-307-4400; Fax 303-375-0656

www.healthlanguage.com

10, 17, 23, 47, 42, 84

Supplier of medical language engines and vocabulary services.

Health Level Seven Inc.

3300 Washtenaw Ave., Ste. 227

Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, city (1990 pop. 109,592), seat of Washtenaw co., S Mich., on the Huron River; inc. 1851. It is a research and educational center, with a large number of government and industrial research and development firms, many in high-technology fields such as , MI 48104

734-677-7777; Fax 734-677-6622

www.hl7.org

10, 12, 17, 23, 39, 65

One of several ANSI-accredited standards-developing organizations operating in the healthcare arena.

Health Management Corp.

6800 Paragon Pl., Ste. 500

Richmond, VA 23230

804-354-5020; Fax 804-354-5047

www.choosehmc.com

7, 20, 53

Design, implementation and management of disease management programs and services.

Health Planning Consultants

350 Frank H. Ogawa Plz., Ste. 701

Oakland, CA 94612

510-893-4338; Fax 510-893-4351

www.medstaffsoftware.com

15

Provides credentialing software that supports other responsibilities of the professional staff office. Single-user, client/server and multi-entity versions available.

Health Plus Technologies

3085 Woodman Dr., Ste. 209

Kettering, OH 45420

937-396-8913; Fax 937-396-8918

www.hplust.com

17, 18, 19

Custom development of data warehouse and data analysis systems for healthcare organizations nationwide.

health2health.com

650 Cherry St., Ste. 420

Denver, CO 80246

303-322-8400

www.health2health.com

2, 3, 14, 42, 47, 61, 64

Internet access/service provider/ASP.

HealthAxis.com

5125 N. O'Connor Blvd., Ste. 800

Irving, TX 75039

972-443-5000; Fax 972-409-0977

www.healthaxis.com

42, 44

Provider of Internet solutions for insurance companies and health plans.

Healthcare Automation

2374 Post Rd.

Warwick, RI 02886

401-732-8980; Fax 401-732-8337

www.healthcare-automation.com

10, 14, 38, 46, 54, 60

Supplier of information systems that automate the delivery of home care services and reimbursement.

Healthcare Cart

42 Hampton Ct.

Norristown, PA 19403

610-539-7007; Fax 610-539-7017

www.healthcarecart.net

5, 29, 30, 33, 34, 55, 70

Mobile devices, carts, wallmounts, bar code scanners A device specialized for reading bar codes and converting them into either the ASCII or EBCDIC digital character code. Pen scanners, also known as wand scanners, were the first type of bar code scanner developed in the 1970s. , flat panels and computers for healthcare environments.

Healthcare Data Management

60 Chestnut Ave., Ste. 200

Devon, PA 19333

610-341-8608; Fax 610-341-8627

www.healthaudit.com

2, 11, 14, 17, 51

Provides employers and health plans with data warehousing See data warehouse.

data warehousing - data warehouse
 and claims analysis applications to manage healthcare costs.

Healthcare Investment Visions LLC

1134 Ballena Blvd.

Alameda, CA 94501-3604

510-337-8900; Fax 510-337-8903

www.hciv.com

14, 23, 24, 39

Research and business development organization aligning information technology products and companies with the healthcare markets.

Healthcare Management Systems Inc.

(HMS HMS
abbr.
Her (or His) Majesty's Ship

HMS (Brit) abbr (= His (or Her) Majesty's Ship) → Namensteil von Schiffen der Kriegsmarine
 Monitor)

3102 West End Ave., Ste. 400

Nashville, TN 37203

615-383-7300; Fax 615-383-6093

www.hmsmonitor.com

6, 12, 26, 39, 43, 54, 62

Focuses on integration of financial and clinical systems for multi-facility organizations, community medical/surgical and behavioral hospitals. See our ad on page 95

Healthcare Systems Consulting Inc.

PO Box 1233

Pinehurst, NC 28370

910-295-2965; Fax 910-295-3284

www.hsc-inc.com

12, 14, 26, 39, 51, 62, 64

Consultant services: project mgt. for financial and clinical application implementation, interim resource, A/R mgt. and IT systems selections.

HealthCare Technologies Inc.

2820 B Lassiter Rd.

Marietta, GA 30062

770-640-1220; Fax 770-640-1102

www.ehti.net

21, 24, 51, 88

Provides software solutions for medical transcription
This article is an allied medical field. For other uses, see Transcription and MT disambiguation pages
 report distribution and workflow management throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Healthcare Technology Systems

7617 Mineral Point Rd., Ste. 300

Madison, WI 53717

608-827-2440; Fax 608-827-2444

www.healthtechsys.com

6, 14, 20, 50, 66

Clinical IVR (Interactive Voice Response) An automated telephone information system that speaks to the caller with a combination of fixed voice menus and data extracted from databases in real time.  systems to collect data from patients. Uses: assessment, study eligibility, QOL QOL,
n quality of life, a subjective assessment of one's emotional and physical well-being.
, diaries, outcomes, treatment.

HealthCast

6149 N. Meeker Meeker may refer to: Places
  • Meeker, Colorado
  • Meeker, Louisiana
  • Meeker, Oklahoma
  • Meeker County, Minnesota
People
  • Howie Meeker, Canadian sports personality
 Pl., Ste. 200

Boise, ID 83713

208-327-8878; Fax 208-327-8910

www.gohealthcast.com

4, 13, 17, 41, 42, 64

Data access/HIPAA solutions. eXactACCESS--SSO; PrivateACCESS--shared workstations; Patient Data Browser--legacy portal; data transformation engine.

HealthCenter Internet Services Inc.

150 Executive Park Blvd., Ste. 4100

San Francisco San Francisco (săn frănsĭs`kō), city (1990 pop. 723,959), coextensive with San Francisco co., W Calif., on the tip of a peninsula between the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay, which are connected by the strait known as the Golden , CA 94134

800-307-1212; Fax 888-271-6777

www.healthcenter.com

2, 7, 21, 41, 52, 69

Managed hosting service provider offering e-business infrastructure featuring MedClass managed application hosting services, medical image storage and archival solutions.

HealthIS

2 N. Plains Industrial Rd.

Wallingford, CT 06492

800-562-7069; Fax 203-949-6299

www.healthis.com

2, 24, 44, 45, 56, 60

Software development company providing computer solutions for providers and organizations.

HealthLine Systems Inc./

CredentialsOnline

17085 Camino San Bernardo San Ber·nar·do  

A city of central Chile, an industrial suburb of Santiago. Population: 251,000.
 

San Diego San Diego (săn dēā`gō), city (1990 pop. 1,110,549), seat of San Diego co., S Calif., on San Diego Bay; inc. 1850. San Diego includes the unincorporated communities of La Jolla and Spring Valley. Coronado is across the bay. , CA 92127

858-673-1700; Fax 858-673-9866

www.healthlinesystems.com

7, 14, 15, 16, 42, 44

Developer of healthcare call center, credentialing and quality assurance software systems. See our ad on page 99

Healthlink

1020 Holcombe Blvd., Ste. 1650

Houston, TX 77030

713-790-0800; Fax 713-852-2151

www.healthlinkinc.com

12, 13, 26

Delivers business and clinical processes, technology integration and implementation, and customized healthcare applications.

HealthRisk Resource Group Inc.

1551 N. Tustin Ave., Ste. 300

Santa Ana Santa Ana, city, El Salvador
Santa Ana (sän'tä ä`nä), city (1993 pop. 129,873), W El Salvador. It is the second largest city in the country and the commercial and processing center for a sugarcane, coffee, and cattle region.
, CA 92705

714-480-4272; Fax 714-953-6201

www.hrgi-online.com

10, 23, 42

Offers cost containment cost containment,
n the features of a dental benefits program or of the administration of the program designed to reduce or eliminate certain charges to the plan.
 solutions including fee negotiation, hospital bill audit & PPO PPO
abbr.
preferred provider organization


PPO Managed care Preferred provider organization, see there Infectious disease Pleuropneumonia-like organism, see there
 repricing Repricing

To change the price of an asset. In derivatives, it sometimes refers to the exchange of options of with different strike prices.


repricing 
.

HealthStream

209 10th Ave. S Ave.
abbr.
avenue


Ave. avenue

Ave. abbr (= avenue) → Av., Avda 
., Ste. 450

Nashville, TN 37203

800-933-9293

www.healthstream.com

3, 13, 14, 39, 42, 66, 69

Learning solutions provider specializing in online and traditional accredited accredited

recognition by an appropriate authority that the performance of a particular institution has satisfied a prestated set of criteria.


accredited herds
cattle herds which have achieved a low level of reactors to, e.g.
 education, product and sales training.

HealthTrio

102 Woodmont Blvd., Ste. 200

Nashville, TN 37205

877-571-1988; Fax 520-571-1927

www.healthtrio.com

2, 9, 10, 20, 22, 23, 42, 44, 51, 53

Provider of e-health applications and core business administrative systems for the managed care industry. See our ad on page back cover

HealthTrans

6061 South Willow Dr., Ste. 125

Greenwood Village, CO 80111

800-950-9120; Fax 877-679-1801

www.healthtrans.com

10, 11, 54

Processor of pharmacy claims adjudication The legal process of resolving a dispute. The formal giving or pronouncing of a judgment or decree in a court proceeding; also the judgment or decision given. The entry of a decree by a court in respect to the parties in a case.  offering Web-enabled services for pharmacy claims processing, drug utilization review drug utilization review Health insurance A study of drug prescriptions to evaluate appropriateness and cost-effectiveness of drug therapy , financial reporting, billing.

Healthwise Inc.

2601 N. Bogus Basin Bogus Basin Mountain Resort is a ski area located in southwest Idaho in Boise County, 16 miles north-northeast of the city of Boise.

Bogus is operated by the Bogus Basin Recreation Association, a non-profit organization, on leased land in the Boise National Forest.
 Rd.

Boise, ID 83702

208-345-1161; Fax 208-345-1897

www.healthwise.org

7, 18, 53

Helps people make better health decisions with "Prescription Strength Information" for the Web and self-care guides.

Healthworks Alliance, Inc.

500 N. Gulph Rd., Ste. 400

King of Prussia King of Prussia, industrialized suburban area (1990 pop. 18,406), Montgomery co., SE Pa. It has glass and steel fabricating, food processing, printing and publishing, and varied manufacturing (textiles, liquified petroleum gas, water-treatment and electrical , PA 19406

610-354-0900; Fax 610-354-8802

www.hworks.com

1, 2, 10, 11, 19, 26, 60

Software that screens against reimbursement edits and manages appeal of denied claims.

Heartland Information Services See Information Systems.  

3103 Executive Pkwy., Ste. 500

Toledo, OH 43606

866-277-3199: Fax 419-578-6330

www.heartlandis.com

51, 68

Specializes in full-service medical transcription to meet clients' business, technology & service needs.

HEI HEI Higher Education Institution (UK)
HEI Health Effects Institute
HEI Hautes Études Internationales
HEI House Ear Institute
HEI Healthy Eating Index
HEI Hautes Etudes d'Ingénieur
HEI High-Explosive Incendiary
 Inc., Advanced Medical Division

4801 N. 63rd St.

Boulder, CO 80301

720-622-4100; Fax 303-530-2866

www.heii.com

12, 14, 23, 24, 55, 64, 70

Custom medical and HIT software, device/network connectivity solutions; medical, biotech and imaging products. A Cerner certified development organization.

Hersher Associates Ltd.

3000 Dundee Rd., Ste. 314

Northbrook, IL 60062

847-272-4050; Fax 847-272-1998

www.hersher.com

14, 59

Recruitment/executive search firm.

Hewlett-Packard Co.

3000 Hanover St.

Palo Alto Palo Alto, city, California
Palo Alto (păl`ō ăl`tō), city (1990 pop. 55,900), Santa Clara co., W Calif.; inc. 1894. Although primarily residential, Palo Alto has aerospace, electronics, and advanced research industries.
, CA 94304

800-282-6672

www.hp.com/go/healthcare2

28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 35, 36

Total IT solution to meet the demands of any healthcare environment-hardware, software, services and partner solutions. See our ad on page 9

Hilgraeve

111 Conant Ave., Ste. A

Monroe, MI 48161

734-243-0576; Fax 734-243-0645

14, 61

www.hilgraeve.com

Mission-critical, secure business communication requirements.

HiQ Analytics

3550 N. Lake Shore Dr., Ste. 1708

Chicago, IL 60657-1907

773-549-2030; Fax 773-549-3485

www.hiqanalytics.com

14

Consulting, blending technical and communication skills to design and implement solutions.

HIS Professionals LLC

7 Ave Vista Grande, #303

Santa Fe Santa Fe, city, Argentina
Santa Fe, city (1991 pop. 341,000), capital of Santa Fe prov., NE Argentina, a river port near the Paraná, with which it is connected by canal.
, NM 87505

505-466-4958; Fax 505-466-4959

www.hispros.com

14, 59

Information technology consulting Information technology consulting (IT consulting or business and technology services) is a field that focuses on advising businesses on how best to use information technology to meet their business objectives.  for healthcare facilities.

HIT Strategies Newsletter

1525 Greenhill Cir.

Berwyn, PA 19312

610-296-3601

14, 51, 62, 69

HIT consulting--planning, freelance writing, tutorials, newsletter for CIOs and vendors, et al.

Hitachi Data Systems See HDS.  

750 Central Expy.

Santa Clara Santa Clara, city, Cuba
Santa Clara (sän`tä klä`rä), city (1994 est. pop. 217,000), capital of Villa Clara prov., central Cuba.
, CA 95050

919-791-2650; Fax 919-781-5577

www.hds.com

17, 21, 31, 39, 52, 58, 64

Enables healthcare organizations to exploit the full potential of information by providing a range of centralized cen·tral·ize  
v. cen·tral·ized, cen·tral·iz·ing, cen·tral·iz·es

v.tr.
1. To draw into or toward a center; consolidate.

2.
 and distributed storage Storing data in multiple computers or in computers that are geographically dispersed. This was an early term for storage that evolved into SANs and storage virtualization. See SAN and storage virtualization.  solutions.

Hitachi Medical Corp. of America,

Ultrasound Div.

660 White Plains Rd.

Tarrytown, NY 10591-5107

914-524-9711; Fax 914-524-9716

www.hitachiultrasound.com

12, 37, 39, 52, 55, 58, 63

Broad range of ultrasound systems and a complement of 80 application-specific probes.

HL7Connect

Kestral Computing

17 Burgundy St., Lvl. 1, Ste. 8-A

Heidelberg, Victoria Heidelberg is a suburb (and former local government area) of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. It lies 14 km north-east of central Melbourne.

Heidelberg lies next to the Yarra River, and its name is associated with the flowering of Australian art in the Heidelberg School.
, AU 3084

+61-9455-3711

www.hl7connect.com

1, 41, 42, 47, 61

HL7Connect is an HL7 interface engine designed to provide an economical and easy-to-use HL7 messaging tool.

HNC (HNC Software Inc., San Diego, CA) A software company that specialized in products that detect credit card fraud, manage merchant risk, automate lending decisions and home valuations and manage retail inventories. Founded in 1986 by Robert Hecht-Nielsen and Todd W.  Software Inc.

Predictive Healthcare

5935 Cornerstone Ct. W.

San Diego, CA 92121

858-799-8000; Fax 858-799-3831

www.hnc.com

2, 11, 13, 16, 19, 22, 54

Provider of analytic and decision management software that enables global companies to manage customer interactions.

Home Care Information Systems

106 Apple St.

Tinton Falls, NJ 07724

732-936-3000; Fax 732-936-9400

www.hcis.com

36, 38

Software vendor for home healthcare services.

HomMed LLC

19275 w. Capitol Dr., Ste. 200

Brookfield, WI 53045

888-353-5440; Fax 262-783-5441

www.hommed.com

20, 36, 38, 66

Home monitoring system to wirelessly transmit vital patient data to external clinical monitoring Clinical monitoring - Oversight and administrative efforts that monitor a participant's health during a clinical trial. The government and other clinical trial funding agencies require data and safety monitoring boards to oversee clinical trials.  station. See our ad on page 57

Horizon Healthcare Technologies

PO Box 27809

St. Louis, MO 63146

314-569-5995; Fax 314-569-3388

www.e-hht.com

1, 3, 12, 24, 26, 40, 61

Provides integrated clinical, reimbursement, financial and employee management software designed for post-acute care.

HospITech Solutions

150 River Rd., Ste. H4

Montville, NJ 07045

973-263-9800; Fax 973-402-2728

www.hospitechsolutions.com

4, 13, 14, 23, 24, 51, 61

HIPAA compliance, disaster recovery, security, outsourcing, JCAHO JCAHO Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, see there , media conversion, and IT assessments and planning.

HSS HSS Humanities and Social Sciences
HSS High Speed Steel
HSS Home Subscriber Server (3GPP)
HSS Hospital for Special Surgery (New York, NY, USA)
HSS Hospital for Special Surgery
HSS History of Science Society
 Inc.

2321 Whitney Ave.

Hamden, CT 06518

203-407-3900; Fax 203-407-3912

www.hssweb.com

2, 10, 11, 13, 14, 44, 62

Specializes in coding, compliance and reimbursement management (CCRM CCRM Colorado Center for Reproductive Medicine
CCRM Constant Control Relay Module
CCRM California Certified Residential Manager
CCRM Continuous Cost-Risk Management
CCRM Configuration Change and Release Management
CCRM Citizens Coalition for Responsible Media
) solutions to help organizations for increasing revenue and improving compliance. See our ad on page 1

HTC HTC HTML (Hyper Text Markup Language) Component
HTC High Tech Computer Corp (Taiwan, China)
HTC Hennepin Technical College (Minnesota)
HTC High-Throughput Computing
 Global Services

28588 Northwestern Hwy., Ste. 450

Southfield, MI 48034

248-355-2500; Fax 248-355-3366

www.htcinc.com

2, 3, 13, 14, 16, 17, 56

Provides information technology strategy planning and implementation at every stage of the software development life cycle.

HTP HTP High-Throughput
HTP High-Test Peroxide
HTP Highest Takes Precedence (stage lighting)
HTP Hack the Planet
HTP Hannovers Telefon Partner GmbH (German telephone operating company) 
 Inc.

8405 Pulsar Pl., Ste. 200

Columbus, OH 43240

614-885-1272; Fax 614-885-0033

www.htp-inc.com

2, 23, 42, 44, 64

HIPAA EDI transaction management.

Hyland Software Inc.

28500 Clemens Rd.

Westlake, OH 44145

440-788-5000; Fax 440-788-5100

www.onbase.com

1, 10, 13, 21, 24

OnBase for Healthcare is a document management solution designed to reduce costs, streamline operations and facilitate compliance.

iAnywhere Solutions iAnywhere Solutions, Inc., a subsidiary of Sybase, Inc., (NYSE: SY) is a software company specializing in mobility (mobile computing), management and security and enterprise caliber database software.  

415 Philip St.

Waterloo, ON N2L-3X2

800-801-2069

www.sybase.com

17, 70

Provider of mobile, embedded Inserted into. See embedded system.  and workgroup databases that enable anywhere, anytime access to enterprise information.

iAtrogenix

1350 N. Kolb Rd., #215

Tucson, AZ 85715

520-751-6859; Fax 520-844-1667

www.iatrogenix.com

47, 61, 65, 68

HIPAA Messenger is designed to secure e-mail, messaging and report distribution.

ibex Healthdata Systems

5600 N. River Rd., Ste. 150

Rosemont, IL 60018

800-331-9648; Fax 847-518-9085

www.ibexhealthdata.com

2, 4, 12, 13, 18, 21, 25

Hospital emergency department information system including active and passive patient tracking, nurse and physician documentation with risk management.

IBM (International Business Machines Corporation, Armonk, NY, www.ibm.com) The world's largest computer company. IBM's product lines include the S/390 mainframes (zSeries), AS/400 midrange business systems (iSeries), RS/6000 workstations and servers (pSeries), Intel-based servers (xSeries)  Corp.

New Orchard Rd.

Armonk, NY 10504

800-426-4968

www.ibm.com/solutions/healthcare

3, 14, 17, 30, 31, 51, 64

e-Business on-demand consulting, services and technology provider for healthcare payers, providers, pharmaceuticals and life science organizations.

IBM Life Sciences

1133 Westchester Ave.

White Plains, NY 10604

800-426-4968

www.ibm.com/solutions/lifesciences/medical

14, 28, 31, 32, 55, 62, 64

Systems for storage, retrieval, viewing of large diagnostic files; network servers, workstations, flat panel monitors See flat panel display. ; provider software--clinical, HIS and BI. See our ad on page 87

Icode Inc.

10304 Eaton, Ste. 540

Fairfax, VA 22030

703-934-4700; Fax 703-934-4700

www.icode.com

69

Has developed an ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) An integrated information system that serves all departments within an enterprise. Evolving out of the manufacturing industry, ERP implies the use of packaged software rather than proprietary software written by or for one customer.  solution for small and medium businesses.

icomXpress

22 Cotton Rd.

Nashua, NH 03063

603-883-3800; Fax 603-889-9259

www.icomxpress.com

16, 21, 23, 62

e-Business solutions that combine business process automation, content management and XML XML
 in full Extensible Markup Language.

Markup language developed to be a simplified and more structural version of SGML. It incorporates features of HTML (e.g., hypertext linking), but is designed to overcome some of HTML's limitations.
.

Identitech Inc.

780 S. Apollo Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

321-951-9503; Fax 321-951-9505

www.identitech.com

21, 40

Supplies business automation, document management and imaging.

Identix Inc.

5600 Rowland Rd., Ste. 205

Minnetonka, MN 55343

952-932-0888; Fax 952-932-7181

www.identix.com

4, 42, 61

Personal identification systems, including optical fingerprint readers A scanner used to identify a person's fingerprint for security purposes. After a sample is taken, access to a computer or other system is granted if the fingerprint matches the stored sample. A PIN may also be used with the fingerprint sample.  & face recognition systems.

IDX Systems IDX Systems Corporation (IDX) was a healthcare software technology company that formerly had headquarters in South Burlington, Vermont. It was founded in 1969 by Robert Hoehl, Richard Tarrant, and Paul Egerman.  Corp.

40 IDX Dr.

Burlington, VT 05402

802-862-1022; Fax 802-862-9591

www.idx.com

1, 3, 10, 11, 12, 19, 21, 23, 26, 39, 41, 44, 52, 56, 58

Provides healthcare IT solutions to integrated delivery networks, academic medical centers, hospitals and physician group practices.

IGMAS Technologies Inc.

8170 S. Eastern Ave., Ste. 4136

Las Vegas Las Vegas (läs vā`gəs), city (1990 pop. 258,295), seat of Clark co., S Nev.; inc. 1911. It is the largest city in Nevada and the center of one of the fastest-growing urban areas in the United States. , NV 89123

702-407-2655; Fax 888-278-7827

www.igmas.com

14, 28, 29, 32, 33, 51, 64

Consultancy specializing in products and services for IT infrastructure projects.

iKnowMed

1608 Fourth St., Ste. 320

Berkeley, CA 94710

510-558-4501; Fax 510-558-4501

www.iknowmed.com

12, 18, 24, 48, 53

Solutions for data capture, error checking and decision support for oncology practices.

Ikon Office Solutions IKON Office Solutions (NYSE: IKN) is a Fortune 500 company based in Malvern, Pennsylvania. Formerly part of ALCO Standard.

IKON integrates copy machines and fax systems to assist businesses.
 

303 Cougar cougar: see puma.
cougar
 or puma or mountain lion or panther

Species (Puma concolor) of large, graceful cat that lives in a wide variety of habitats in the Americas, from southern Alaska to Patagonia.
 Rd.

Buffalo, NY 14225

716-630-0001; Fax 716-630-7010

www.ikon.com

14, 21, 35, 47, 64

Office automation and information management technologies, imaging and digital networking, outsourcing and facilities management The management of a user's computer installation by an outside organization. All operations including systems, programming and the datacenter can be performed by the facilities management organization on the user's premises. .

iLIANT Corp.

4300 W. Cypress St., Ste. 900

Tampa, FL 33607

813-262-9331: Fax 813-673-8730

www.iliant.com

2, 14, 23, 24, 51, 56, 68

ASP for practices and ASCs offering hosted software, outsourcing (A/R management, credentialing, transcription) and consulting services Noun 1. consulting service - service provided by a professional advisor (e.g., a lawyer or doctor or CPA etc.)
service - work done by one person or group that benefits another; "budget separately for goods and services"
. See our ad on page 129

IMA (Interactive Multimedia Association, Annapolis, MD) An earlier trade association founded in 1988 originally as the Interactive Video Industry Association. It provided an open process for adopting existing technologies and was involved in subjects such as networked services, scripting  Technologies Corp.

1114 21st St.

Sacramento, CA 95814

800-458-1114

www.casetrakker.com

6, 9, 20, 44

Case management, utilization management Utilization management is the evaluation of the appropriateness, medical need and efficiency of health care services procedures and facilities according to established criteria or guidelines and under the provisions of an applicable health benefits plan. , disease management and medical management.

Image Systems Corp.

6103 Blue Circle Dr.

Minnetonka, MN 55343

952-935-1171; Fax 612-935-1386

www.imagesystemscorp.com

29, 32, 64

Manufactures and markets large-screen CRT (1) (C RunTime) See runtime library.

(2) (Cathode Ray Tube) A vacuum tube used as a display screen in a computer monitor or TV. The viewing end of the tube is coated with phosphors, which emit light when struck by electrons.
 and AMLCD (Active Matrix LCD) See active matrix.  displays for scientific use.

ImageTrak Software Inc.

PO Box 26106

Greenville, SC 29616

800-446-7089; Fax 864-370-3405

www.imagetrak.com

17, 21, 39, 42

MSDS MSDS Material Safety Data Sheets, see there  tracking and inventory systems; safety management systems.

Imaging Associates Inc.

3695 Centre Cir. Dr.

Fort Mill, SC 29715

803-547-0610; Fax 800-522-8098

www.imaginga.com

2

Software and hardware for ultrasound equipment.

imany

379 Thornall St., 7th Fl.

Edison, NJ 08837

732-452-1515; Fax 732-452-1511

www.imanyinc.com

44, 46, 62

Pharmaceutical software development company.

IMCO In my considered opinion." See digispeak.  Technologies

N27 W23957 Paul Rd.

Pewaukee, WI 53072

262-523-4445; Fax 262-523-1141

www.imco-tech.com

29, 32, 33, 35, 52, 66, 70

Offers image management technology; RAID, archives, CR, DR, teleradiology, wireless.

IMCO Technologies International

High-Tech-Center 1

Taegerwilen, Switzerland 8274

41-71-666-7665

www.imco-tech.ch

12, 14, 39, 52, 64, 66

PACS (Picture ArChiving System) A storage and management system for high-resolution images. Typically pertaining to the medical field, images such as X-rays, MRIs and CAT scans require a greater amount of storage than other industries.  and teleradioloy solutions to clinics and hospitals in Europe Lists of hospitals for each country in Europe.
  • List of hospitals in Albania
  • List of hospitals in Andorra
  • List of hospitals in Austria
  • List of hospitals in Belarus
  • List of hospitals in Belgium
  • List of hospitals in Bosnia and Herzegovina
, Asia and Middle East.

iMedica Corp.

2250 Charleston Rd.

Mountain View, CA 94043

650-960-6890; Fax 650-960-6891

www.imedica.com

12, 21, 24, 34, 55, 61, 70

Offers technology to provide relief from burdensome processes and to allow physicians the freedom to work the way they choose.

iMetrikus Inc.

5770 Armada An earlier brand name for laptop computers from Compaq. The line was noted for its quality and innovative features.  Dr., Ste. 100

Carlsbad, CA 92008

760-804-8800; Fax 760-804-8919

www.imetrikus.com

2, 13, 17, 20, 42, 53, 66

Provides care management programs for acquisition and analysis of objective healthcare data.

IMPAC IMPAC International Merchant Purchase Authorization Card
IMPAC Intersegmental Major Preparation Articulated Curriculum
IMPAC Information for Management, Planning, Analysis, and Coordination (National Institutes of Health) 
 Medical Systems Inc.

100 W. Evelyn Ave.

Mountain View, CA 94041

888-GO-IMPAC; Fax 650-428-0721

www.impac.com

2, 12, 18, 23, 24, 43, 56, 60, 70

Specialized IT solutions to streamline clinical and business operations Business operations are those activities involved in the running of a business for the purpose of producing value for the stakeholders. Compare business processes. The outcome of business operations is the harvesting of value from assets  and help improve the process of delivering quality patient care.

Implementation Specialists for

Healthcare (ISH ISH In Situ Hybridization
ISH Isolated Systolic Hypertension
ISH Irish Sport Horse
ISH Intermediate System Hello
ISH International Society of Hypnosis
ISH Information Super Highway
ISH International Superhits (Green Day album) 
)

100 Executive Dr., Ste. 370

West Orange, NJ 07052

973-669-3228: Fax 973-669-5664

www.ishinc.com

12, 14, 26, 46, 63, 64, 67

Comprised of more than 150 full-time operations logistics, clinical and information technology specialists.

Imrac Corp.

511 Union St., Ste. 1800

Nashville, TN 37219

800-796-6467; Fax 615-777-6480

www.imrac.com

2, 10, 12, 18, 24, 56, 60

Systemwide clinical and financial data management.

InfiMed Inc.

121 Metropolitan Dr.

Liverpool, NY 13088

315-453-4545; Fax 315-453-4550

www.infimed.com

37, 58

Provides digital equipment to transform radiographic radiographic (rā´dēōgraf´ik),
adj relating to the process of radiography, the finished product, or its use.
, fluoroscopic Fluoroscopic (fluoroscopy)
An x-ray procedure that produces immediate images and motion on a screen. The images look like those seen at airport baggage security stations.

Mentioned in: Hypotonic Duodenography
, cardiac and angiographic units into imaging systems.

Infinium Software Inc.

25 Communications Way

Hyannis, MA 02601

508-778-2000; Fax 508-775-3764

www.infinium.com

14, 16, 40

Personalized per·son·al·ize  
tr.v. per·son·al·ized, per·son·al·iz·ing, per·son·al·iz·es
1. To take (a general remark or characterization) in a personal manner.

2. To attribute human or personal qualities to; personify.
 business planning and implementation services.

Infocrossing Inc.

2 Christie Heights

Leonia, NJ 07605

201-840-4700

www.infocrossing.com

17, 47, 51

IT outsourcing services including mainframe, midrange midrange Epidemiology The halfway point or midpoint in a set of observations; for most data, MR is calculated as the sum of the smallest observation and the largest observation, divided by 2; for age data, one is added to the numerator; a midrange is usually  and open-system outsourcing, business continuity services.

InfoEdge

Two Stamford Landing, Ste. 155

Stamford, CT 06902

203-363-7150; Fax 203-363-7155

www.info-edge.com

2, 7, 16, 17, 42, 62, 70

Sells business and IT research reports from more than 24 different providers, providing organizations with a range of alternatives.

INFOHEALTH Management Corp.

One IBM Plz., Ste. 2917

Chicago, IL 60611

312-321-1638; Fax 312-321-0128

www.infohealth.net

7, 14, 40, 51, 64

Privately held healthcare IT management and consulting firm Noun 1. consulting firm - a firm of experts providing professional advice to an organization for a fee
consulting company

business firm, firm, house - the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments; "he worked for a
: strategic consulting, project management, staff outsourcing.

InfoLogix Inc.

3599 Marshall Ln., Ste. E

Bensalem, PA 19020

610-539-7007; Fax 610-539-7017

www.infologixsys.net

5, 14, 29, 34, 36, 55, 70

Point-of-care information solutions: secure wireless, mobile computing Using a computing device while in transit. Mobile computing implies wireless transmission, but wireless transmission does not necessarily imply mobile computing. Fixed wireless applications use satellites, radio systems and lasers to transmit between permanent objects such as buildings  with carts & bar coding.

InfoMC Inc.

2250 Hickory Hickory, city, United States
Hickory, city (1990 pop. 28,301), Burke and Catawba counties, W N.C., at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mts.; inc. 1870. It is a processing and trade center for an abundant agricultural region (grain, soybeans, poultry, hogs,
 Rd.

Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

484-530-0100; Fax 484-530-0111

www.infomc.com

2, 6, 9, 10, 12, 17, 44

Behavioral healthcare and employee assistance vendor offering clinical, administrative and claims solutions.

InfoPartners Inc.

4535 Harding Rd., Ste. 200

Nashville, TN 37205

615-297-4215; Fax 615-297-4932

www.infopart.com

12, 14, 21, 39, 51, 62, 64

Information systems consulting and management for community hospitals; includes assessment, planning, selection, implementation and IS management contracts.

InformaTech Inc.

5300 Westview Dr.

Frederick, MD 21703

301-682-3200; Fax 301-682-3222

www.informatech.net

14, 39, 52, 66

PACS and telemedicine consulting for clinics, hospitals, government and enterprise systems.

Informatic Systems

16 Wernick Pl.

Metuchen, NJ 08840

732-516-9005

www.insysit.com

13, 14, 23, 64

Healthcare solution provider. HIPAA solution provider.

Information Control

19110 Montgomery Village Dr., Ste. 320

Montgomery Village, MD 20886

301-527-6196; Fax 301-527-0360

www.info-control.com

2, 25, 42, 46, 54, 60, 70

Materials management Materials management is the branch of logistics that deals with the tangible components of a supply chain. Specifically, this covers the acquisition of spare parts and replacements, quality control of purchasing and ordering such parts, and the standards involved in ordering, , emergency and pharmaceutical solutions; enterprisewide scheduling for hospitals, clinics & long-term care facilities long-term care facility
n.
See skilled nursing facility.
.

Information Management Research

6025 S. Quebec St., Ste. 260

Englewood, CO 80111

303-689-0022; Fax 303-689-0055

www.imrgold.com

21, 24, 42

Alchemy alchemy (ăl`kəmē), ancient art of obscure origin that sought to transform base metals (e.g., lead) into silver and gold; forerunner of the science of chemistry.  record care document management solution to help providers achieve HIPAA compliance.

Information Network Corp.

7600 N. 16th St., Ste. 230

Phoenix, AZ 85020

602-371-9236; Fax 602-395-3837

www.incsystem.com

2, 7, 15, 17, 21, 44, 64

Provides information system solutions to managed care entities, claims processing, contract management, provider credentialing and encounters submission.

InforMedix

5880 Hubbard Dr.

Rockville, MD 20852

301-984-1566; Fax 301-816-0907

www.informedix.com

7, 20, 22, 42, 54

Portable palmtop palmtop or hand-held personal computer, lightweight, small, battery-powered, general-purpose programmable computer. It typically has a miniaturized full-function, typewriterlike keyboard for input and a small, full color, liquid-crystal display  device used as medication reminder.

Informix Corp.

Five Concourse Pkwy. NE

Atlanta, GA 30328-6154

770-395-2300; Fax 770-379-0103

www.informix.com

17, 28, 47, 64

Database company for software products.

Infotek

56 Camille Ln. E.

Patchoque, NY 11772

516-289-9682; Fax 516-758-6804

www.4infotek.com

2, 14, 47, 69

Microsoft solutions provider.

Infowise Solutions

222 W. Las Colinas Las Colinas is a developed area in the Dallas suburb of Irving, Texas. Due to its central location between Dallas and Fort Worth and its proximity to DFW Airport, Las Colinas has been a viable place in the Metroplex for corporate and business relocation.  Blvd.

Irving, TX 75039

972-444-2240; Fax 972-444-2241

www.iwise.com

14, 16, 17, 41, 42, 64

Focuses on business intelligence with experience in industry-leading platforms to manage clients' changing BI needs.

Info-X Inc.

20 Charles St.

Northvale, NJ 07647

800-299-1091; Fax 201-767-3296

www.info-x-inc.com

2, 10, 11, 19, 42

Medical necessity integrated, browser-based solutions and coding compliance edits to optimize reimbursement, reduce claims denials and ensure regulatory compliance. See our ad on page 93

Ingenium Corp.

9200 Basil Ct., Ste. 400

Upper Marlboro Upper Marlboro may refer to:
  • Upper Marlboro, Maryland
  • Greater Upper Marlboro, Maryland
, MD 20774

301-883-9800; Fax 301-883-2176

www.ingeniumcorp.com

14, 39, 47, 51, 61, 64, 69

Specializes in Internet/intranet solutions and the development/management of secure communications networks The transmission channels interconnecting all client and server stations as well as all supporting hardware and software. .

Ingenix

2525 Lake Park Blvd.

Salt Lake City, UT 84120

801-982-3000; Fax 801-982-4000

www.ingenix.com

10, 13, 14, 15, 19, 44, 62

Provider of products and services to improve business delivery and operations for a diverse number of healthcare organizations.

InnoMedia Inc.

90 Rio Robles Robles is a common surname in the Spanish language meaning oaks, and may refer to:
  • Alfonso García Robles (1911-1991), Mexican diplomat and politician
  • Aurora Robles (born 1980), Mexican fashion model
  • Charlie Robles (born 1943), Puerto Rican musician
, Ste. 100

San Jose San Jose, city, United States
San Jose (sănəzā`, săn hōzā`), city (1990 pop. 782,248), seat of Santa Clara co., W central Calif.; founded 1777, inc. 1850.
, CA 95134

408-432-5400; Fax 408-432-5404

www.innomedia.com

42, 65, 66

Supplier of Internet and broadband access See broadband and wireless broadband.  IP telephony The two-way transmission of voice over a packet-switched IP network, which is part of the TCP/IP protocol suite. The terms "IP telephony" and "voice over IP" (VoIP) are synonymous.  solutions that deliver voice and video over any IP network.

Innovative Information Resources (1) The data and information assets of an organization, department or unit. See data administration.

(2) Another name for the Information Systems (IS) or Information Technology (IT) department. See IT.
 

19 W. 34th St.

New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of
, NY 10001

212-244-1222; Fax 212-563-1058

www.innovativeinformation.com

17, 39

Crystal reports and Lawson software (Lawson Software, St. Paul, MN, www.lawson.com) A software company that specializes in ERP for vertical markets including health care, retail, public sector, professional and financial services.  training and consulting.

Innovative Managed Care Systems Inc.

Ltd.

13760 Noel Rd.

Dallas, TX 75240

972-960-6036; Fax 972-960-2726

www.imacs.com

11, 17, 19, 26, 42, 44, 51

Contract management solutions for hospitals and health systems.

Inovis Inc.

1277 Lennox Park Blvd. NE, Ste. 100

Atlanta, GA 30319

404-457-3000; Fax 404-467-3730

www.inovis.com

23, 42, 46, 51

EDI and data transformation software, connectivity and business process management to enable electronic supply chain management and outsourced e-commerce services.

Inphact Inc.

5141 Virginia Way

Brentwood, TN 37027

888-946-7422; Fax 615-843-2939

www.inphact.com

2, 52, 58, 60

A networked service provider for integrated RIS/PACS.

Insight Healthcare Information

Systems

16161 Ventura Blvd., Ste. 220

Encino, CA 91436-2504

818-385-0123; Fax 818-385-0124

www.insightmed.com

2, 13, 20, 56, 58, 60

Software information systems for radiology.

InSiteOne Inc.

135 N. Plains Industrial Rd.

Wallingford, CT 06492

203-265-6111; Fax 203-265-1144

www.insiteone.com

2, 52

Provides a HIPAA-compliant, integrated on-site and off-site archiving, retrieval and management solution for digital medical images.

Insoft Solutions Inc

313 Littleton Rd.

Chelmsford, MA 01824

978-244-9810

www.insoftsol.com

14, 17, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69

System integration services in the areas of telecommunications and networking development, integration and support of medical devices for telemedicine.

Inteck Inc.

720 S. Colorado Blvd., Ste. 610S

Denver, CO 80246

303-759-5511; Fax 303-758-8011

www.inteck-inc.com

13, 14, 39, 46, 51, 61, 62

Optimization and enhancement of existing systems; strategic and tactical IT planning; system implementation; assessment & evaluation.

Integrail-Health Information

Management

23 British American British Americans are Americans whose ancestry stems, either wholly or in part, from one of the four constituent nations of the United Kingdom. The term is seldom used by people to refer to themselves (less than 1% chose it in the 2000 census), and is used primarily as a  Blvd.

Latham, NY 12110

800-637-8664; Fax 518-213-1751

www.integrail.com

2, 17, 18, 19

Health information management, decision-support solutions to improve care, minimize risk and contain costs.

InteGreat Inc.

3033 N. 44th St., #130

Phoenix, AZ 85018

602-952-2220; Fax 602-952-2332

www.igreat.com

12, 21, 24, 41, 42, 45, 64

Provides electronic medical record systems to reduce paperwork, improve patient care and gain ROI (Return On Investment) The monetary benefits derived from having spent money on developing or revising a system. In the IT world, there are more ways to compute ROI than Carter has liver pills (and for those of you who never heard of that expression, it means a lot). .

InteHealth Inc.

7 Great Valley Pkwy., Ste. 210

Malvern, PA 19355

610-889-1110; Fax 610-458-9352

www.intehealth.com

2, 12, 29, 39, 41, 55, 70

PDA (Personal Digital Assistant) A handheld computer for managing contacts, appointments and tasks. It typically includes a name and address database, calendar, to-do list and note taker, which are the functions in a personal information manager (see PIM).  software providing real-time, two-way wireless access to patient demographic and clinical information in HIS/PPM systems.

IntelliCare Inc.

500 Southborough Dr.

South Portland South Portland, city (1990 pop. 23,163), Cumberland co., SW Maine, on the Fore River and Casco Bay, part of the Portland metropolitan area; separated from Falmouth (now Portland) as part of the town of Cape Elizabeth 1765, separated from Cape Elizabeth and inc. 1898. , ME 04106

877-579-7857; Fax 207-773-1857

www.intellicare.com

2, 7, 12, 16, 50, 51, 65

Medical contact center services and technology, and a national network of contact centers used to enhance healthcare communications and relationships.

Intelligent Decision Solutions Inc.

75 Cavalier Blvd., Ste. 212

Florence, KY 41042

859-372-4950; Fax 859-372-2490

www.solutions-ids.com

14, 17, 19, 21, 46, 62

Supply chain contract management software for healthcare and information technology.

Intelligent Medical Objects Inc.

60 Revere Revere, city (1990 pop. 42,786), Suffolk co., E Mass., a residential suburb of Boston, on Massachusetts Bay; settled c.1630, set off from Chelsea and named for Paul Revere 1871, inc. as a city 1914.  Dr., Ste. 475

Northbrook, IL 60062

847-272-1242; Fax 847-272-1242

www.imo-online.com

10, 42, 53

Medical software developer and search portals for Web sites.

Intelligent Medical Systems Inc.

HC 65, Box 21-B

Alpine, TX 79830

915-364-2223; Fax 915-364-2299

www.smartdoctor.com

10, 12, 22, 23, 24, 55, 56

Practice management solutions.

IntelliSound

3720 Long View Rd.

Atlanta, GA 30319

678-530-9000; Fax 678-530-9363

www.intellisound.net

16, 53, 65

Software for telephone systems, information and music.

Interactive Intelligence Inc.

8909 Purdue Rd., Ste. 300

Indianapolis, IN 46268

317-872-3000: Fax 317-872-3000

www.inin.com

7, 16, 51, 65, 66, 68, 70

Developer of multichannel Using two or more paths for transmission or processing. It can refer to a variety of architectures including (1) multiple I/O channels between the CPU and peripheral devices, (2) multiple wires in a cable, (3) multiple "logical" channels within a single wire or fiber or (4) multiple  customer interaction management software designed to automate business communications.

Inter-American Data Inc.

578 Old Norcross Rd.

Lawrenceville, GA 30045

770-962-6425; Fax 770-962-3231

www.interamericandata.com

5, 14, 47

Document management, bar code, data collection and network services.

International Transcription Services

3800 Lakeside Ave., #501

Cleveland, OH 44114

216-361-5910

www.transcribe To copy data from one medium to another; for example, from one source document to another, or from a source document to the computer. It often implies a change of format or codes. .to

7, 14, 42, 51, 56, 68, 70

Overnight, Internet-based medical transcription. Accurate, reliable and cost-effective. All specialties, from small offices to hospitals.

Internexsys

1600 Boston-Providence Hwy.

Walpole, MA 02081

508-668-7800: Fax 508-668-0222

www.internexsys.com

2, 14, 39, 42, 51, 56

Internet access/service provider/ASP.

InterSystems Corp.

One Memorial Dr.

Cambridge, MA 02142

617-621-0600; Fax 617-494-1631

www.intersystems.com

17

Provider of database systems for Web applications.

iPatientFirst Software Systems

PO Box 967

Durant, OK 74701

940-300-5055; Fax 918-835-3614

www.ipatientfirst.com

53

Software system to assist hospitals and healthcare professionals deliver and document patient education that meets JCAHO and CMS (1) See content management system and color management system.

(2) (Conversational Monitor System) Software that provides interactive communications for IBM's VM operating system.
 standards.

IPD IPD Institut für Programmstrukturen und Datenorganisation
IPD Investment Property Databank (UK)
IPD Integrated Product Development
IPD Intellectual Property Department
IPD Invasive Pneumococcal Disease
IPD Implicit Price Deflator
 

36800 Woodward Ave., Ste. 300

Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304

248-723-9733

www.ipdsolution.com

10, 21, 64

Software developer and systems integrator specializing in workflow, process automation, content management and e-business solutions for insurance industry.

iPhysician Net

8777 N. Gainey Center Dr., Ste. 285

Scottsdale, AZ 85258

480-368-2768; Fax 480-368-2771

www.iphysiciannet.com

40, 59, 65

Personal videoconferencing A real time video session between two or more users or between two or more locations. Although the first videoconferencing was done with traditional analog TV and satellites, inhouse room systems became popular in the early 1980s after Compression Labs pioneered digitized video systems  for doctors.

IPNet Solutions

4100 Newport Pl., Ste. 800

Newport Beach Newport Beach, residential and resort city (1990 pop. 66,643), Orange co., S Calif., on Newport Bay and the Pacific Ocean; inc. 1906. It is a popular seaside resort and yachting center. Manufactures include electrical and medical equipment, computers, boats, and adhesives. , CA 92660

949-476-4455; Fax 949-442-2992

www.ipnetsolutions.com

23

Software to connect organizations and their business partners through solutions that support Internet standards See Internet Engineering Task Force. , XML and legacy EDI systems.

IR Security & Safety, Electronic

Access Control Division

575 Birch St.

Forestville, CT 06010

860-584-9158; Fax 860-584-2136

www.irsecurityandsafety.com

61

Locknetics products provide electronic access control solutions in electronic, electromagnetic and electromechanical The use of electricity to run moving parts. Disk drives, printers and motors are examples. Electromechanical systems must be designed for the eventual deterioration of moving components that wear over time. The first TVs were electromechanical systems (see video/TV history).  locking devices.

Iridian Technologies Inc.

121 Whittendale Dr., Ste. B

Moorestown, NJ 08057

856-222-9090; Fax 856-222-9020

www.iridiantech.com

4, 8, 39, 61

Iris recognition Iris recognition is a method of biometric authentication that uses pattern recognition techniques based on high-resolution images of the irides of an individual's eyes. Not to be confused with another less prevalent ocular-based technology, retina scanning, iris recognition uses  technology for biometric identification Noun 1. biometric identification - the automatic identification of living individuals by using their physiological and behavioral characteristics; "negative identification can only be accomplished through biometric identification"; "if a pin or password is lost or  and authentication (1) Verifying the integrity of a transmitted message. See message integrity, e-mail authentication and MAC.

(2) Verifying the identity of a user logging into a network.
.

IRP See Interest rate parity line.  Systems Inc.

5 Alexander Rd.

Billerica, MA 01821

978-667-4333; Fax 978-670-9954

www.irpsys.com

10, 11, 26

Clinical coding.

iScribe

1400 Industrial Way

Redwood City, CA 94063

650-574-5400; Fax 650-574-1652

www.iscribe.com

10, 18, 22, 29, 36, 55, 70

Mobile, handheld devices and systems.

Jeron Electronic Systems Inc.

1743-55 W. Rosehill Dr.

Chicago, IL 60660

773-275-1900; Fax 773-275-0283

www.jeron.com

64, 65, 70

Designs and manufactures nurse call communication systems for hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living as·sist·ed living
n.
A living arrangement in which people with special needs, especially older people with disabilities, reside in a facility that provides help with everyday tasks such as bathing, dressing, and taking medication.
 facilities.

JMJ JMJ Jam Master Jay (rap artist)
JMJ Jornada Mundial de la Juventud
JMJ Jean Michel Jarre (musician)
JMJ Jesus-Mary-Joseph
 Technologies Inc.

Cumberland Ctr. II, 3100 Cumberland Blvd.,

Ste. 1750

Atlanta, GA 30339

770-919-7220; Fax 770-919-9112

www.jmjtech.com

12, 14, 24, 55, 70

Produces EncounterPRO, a computer-based patient record computer-based patient record Electronic medical record Health informatics A 'personal health library' providing access to all resources on a Pt's health history and insurance information  and workflow management system for ambulatory care ambulatory care
n.
Medical care provided to outpatients.


ambulatory care,
n the health services provided on an outpatient basis to those who can visit a health care facility and return home the same day.
 physicians.

JulySoft

610 East Knox Dr.

Tucson, AZ 85705

800-350-7693; Fax 520-797-0552

www.julysoft.com

43, 44, 65

Computer telephony See CTI, VoIP and IP telephony.

Computer Telephony - Computer Telephone Integration
 systems for lab test results, personalized health information, appointment reminders and patient messages.

Kaba Benzing

5753 Miami Lakes Dr.

Miami Lakes, FL 33014

305-819-4000; Fax 305-819-4001

www.kaba-benzing-usa.com

67

Provides time and labor management systems.

KBR KBR Kellogg, Brown and Root
KBr Potassium Bromide
KBR Key-Based Routing
KBR Kota Bharu, Malaysia - Sultan Ismail Petra (Airport Code)
KBR Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België / Bibliothèque royale de Belgique
 Technologies Inc.

7808 Yankee Harbor Dr.

Montgomery Village, MD 20886

301-926-4486; Fax 301-926-4486

www.kbrtech.com

1, 5, 12, 14, 17, 42, 43

Enterprise product, integration, Web enabling, HIPAA compliance services, application management, ERP integration.

Keane Inc.

290 Broadhollow Rd.

Melville, NY 11747

631-351-7000; Fax 631-351-7115

www.keane.com/hsd

2, 12, 17, 24, 26, 39, 43

Provides enterprise healthcare information systems and services for IDNs, hospitals, long-term care facilities and medical group practices.

Kenda Systems Inc.

485 Devon Park Dr., Ste. 108

Wayne, PA 19087

610-995-9777: Fax 610-995-9787

www.kenda.com

13, 14, 17, 21, 23, 61, 64

IT solutions and recruitment company specializing in HIPAA compliance.

KeyLink Solutions Inc.

216 N. Green Bay Rd., Ste. 109

Thiensville, WI 53092

262-478-1020; Fax 262-512-0300

www.keylinksolutions.com

2, 10, 14, 21, 23, 44, 56

Provides administrative software and services solutions related to claims processing in the heathcare or healthcare-aligned industry.

KidsHealth

1600 Rockland Rd.

Wilmington, DE 19803

302-651-6786; Fax 302-651-4077

www.kidshealth.org

6, 14, 53

Creates licensable age-appropriate online, video and print media for parents, kids and teens including turnkey e-newsletter programs.

Kietra Corp.

2121 SW Broadway, Ste. 360

Portland, OR 97201-3180

503-242-0500: Fax 503-721-3361

www.kietra.com

2, 13, 24, 53

EMR, risk management and patient education provider.

Kinko's Inc.

Three Galleria Tower, 13155 Noel Rd., Ste.

1600

Dallas, TX 75240

888-KINKOSI; Fax 805-652-3929

www.kinkos.com

21, 51, 66

Enterprise-wide document scanning, creation and management systems, outsourcing solution and videoconferencing. See our ad on page 34

KLAS KLAS Keystone Library Automation System  Enterprises

12187 Cypress Point Way

Draper, UT 84020

801-377-6382; Fax 801-501-8313

www.healthcomputing.com

14

Consultant.

Knowledge Based Systems An AI application that uses a database of knowledge about a subject. In time, it is expected that everyday information systems will increasingly become knowledge based and provide users with more assistance than they do today. See expert system.  Inc.

20925 Professional Pl., Ste. 230

Ashburn, VA 20147

703-726-2740; Fax 703-832-0479

www.knowledgebasedsys.com

17, 18, 19, 23

Data access and reporting solutions for healthcare.

Kowal Associates

265 Franklin St.

Boston, MA 02110

617-521-9000; Fax 617-521-9010

www.kowalassociates.com

7, 14, 16, 51

Contact center specialists: audits, outsourcing, benchmarking, monitoring, Fish!Philosophy, metrics and Web-enabled contact centers.

Krames Health & Safety Education

1100 Grundy Lane

San Bruno San Bruno (săn br`nō), city (1990 pop. 38,961), San Mateo co., W Calif., a suburb on San Francisco Bay; inc. 1914. There is light manufacturing and petroleum refining. , CA 94066

650-742-0400; Fax 650-244-4568

www.krames.com

6, 20, 22, 53

Creates patient/consumer health education content to improve health habits, support treatment outcomes and lower healthcare costs.

Kreg Information Systems

Eight Piedmont Piedmont, region, Italy
Piedmont (pēd`mŏnt), Ital. Piemonte, region (1991 pop. 4,302,565), 9,807 sq mi (25,400 sq km), NW Italy, bordering on France in the west and on Switzerland in the north.
 Ctr.

Atlanta, GA 30305

404-261-5734; Fax 404-261-6092

www.kreg.com

14, 17, 18, 19, 26, 42, 44

Decision support systems and services.

Kronos Connect

4455 East Camelback cam·el·back  
adj.
Shaped like a hump or an arching curve.

n. New Orleans
A narrow house with one story in front and two in the rear. See Regional Note at beignet.
 Rd., Ste. B100

Phoenix, AZ 85014

800-290-3595; Fax 602-778-1998

www.kronoscompany.com

7, 14, 16, 17, 40, 65

Healthcare call/contact center services for primary or overflow communication with 500 combination inbound/outbound stations, e-mail response, Web chat and IVR.

Kronos Inc.

297 Billerica Rd.

Chelmsford, MA 01824

978-250-9800; Fax 978-256-6017

www.kronos.com

4, 19, 38, 40, 60, 67

Offers integrated human resources The fancy word for "people." The human resources department within an organization, years ago known as the "personnel department," manages the administrative aspects of the employees. , payroll, and time and attendance solutions.

KTI KTI Kiinteistötalouden Instituutti (Finnish: Institute for Real Estate Economics)
KTI Key Technical Issue
KTI Kaney Transportation, Inc.
KTI KG-84 Trunk Interface
 Networks Inc.

7400 Harwin Dr., #120

Houston, TX 77036

713-266-3891; Fax 713-266-3893

www.ktinet.com

37, 47, 52

The Pen Drive is a removable hard drive utilizing flash memory and USB USB
 in full Universal Serial Bus

Type of serial bus that allows peripheral devices (disks, modems, printers, digitizers, data gloves, etc.) to be easily connected to a computer.
 technology.

Kyocera Mita America

220 Sand Rd.

Fairfield, NJ 07004-0008

973-808-8444; Fax 973-882-6048

www.kyoceramita.com

21, 35

Document management solutions, offering monochrome and color digital copiers, laser printers and multi-function imaging solutions.

LabDat Inc.

1903 Empire Ave.

Burbank, CA 91504

800-616-8202; Fax 818-841-9023

www.labdat.com

2, 42, 43, 53, 61, 65

Internet-based ASP provides HIPAA compliant access to laboratory results for physicians and patients, and CMS-compliant laboratory ordering.

LabPortal Inc.

14151 Newbrook Dr., Ste. 200

Chantilly, VA 20151

703-480-0397; Fax 703-480-0398

www.labportal.com

2, 43

Web-based connectivity solution for online ordering, reporting & medical necessity screening.

Labtest Systems Inc.

140 Greenwood Ave.

Midland Park, NJ 07432

201-447-9991; Fax 201-447-9995

www.labtest.com

12, 13, 18, 42, 43

Laboratory outreach connectivity products and services, including Internet and stand-alone reporting and order entry systems.

Landacorp

4151 Ashford Dunwoody Rd., Ste. 505

Atlanta, GA 30319

404-531-9956; Fax 404-531-4826

www.landacorp.com

9, 15, 20, 42, 44, 53

Population health management solutions that support predictive modeling, interventional disease management and medical management software.

Language and Computing

3 Neshaminy Interplex, Ste. 301

Trevose, PA 19053

215-245-2231; Fax 215-245-2232

www.landcglobal.com

10, 12, 17, 24, 39, 42, 68

Solutions for semantic indexing, document mining, information retrieval information retrieval

Recovery of information, especially in a database stored in a computer. Two main approaches are matching words in the query against the database index (keyword searching) and traversing the database using hypertext or hypermedia links.
 and extraction, terminology management and automated clinical coding.

Lanier Healthcare

5430 Metric Pl., Ste. 200

Norcross, GA 30092

866-856-3000; Fax 678-824-3020

www.lanierhealthcare.com

2, 24, 29, 42, 64, 68, 70

Assists healthcare professionals by delivering transcription, dictation, electronic signature and speech recognition solutions.

Lanvera Ltd.

1625 Wallace Dr.

Carrollton, TX 75006

972-242-3366; Fax 972-242-3313

www.lanvera.com

2, 21, 51

Patient bills, statements and collection letter production services.

Larsen & Toubro Infotech

600 Galleria Pkwy., Ste. 1900

Atlanta, GA 30339

770-956-4019; Fax 770-250-9580

www.intinfotech.com

16, 21, 27, 43, 51, 62, 70

IT services provider with offshore/on-site services.

Lawson Software

380 St. Peter St.

Saint Paul Saint Paul, city (1990 pop. 272,235), state capital and seat of Ramsey co., E Minn., on bluffs along the Mississippi River, contiguous with Minneapolis, forming the Twin Cities metropolitan area; inc. 1854. , MN 55102

651-767-7000; Fax 651-767-7141

www.lawson.com

16, 19, 23, 26, 40, 46, 62

Applications that promote enterprise resource optimization, to enable healthcare organizations to reduce the cost of providing high-quality patient care. See our ad on inside back cover

LCI LCI Livable Centers Initiative
LCI Life Cycle Inventory
LCI Landing Craft, Infantry
LCI La Chaine Info (French cable news channel)
LCI Lean Construction Institute
LCI Lions Club International
 

2702 International Ln.

Madison, WI 53704

608-241-4151; Fax 608-241-0361

www.lcinet.com

43, 60

Provides lab and scheduling systems.

LearnSomething Inc.

2457 Care Dr.

Tallahassee, FL 32308

850-385-7915; Fax 850-385-7964

www.learnsomething.com

2, 13, 20, 40, 42, 53, 66

e-Learning and multimedia services provider specializing in the development, delivery, and management of electronic content for the pharmacy and healthcare industry.

Levi, Ray & Shoup Inc.

2401 West Monroe St.

Springfield, IL 62704

217-793-3800; Fax 217-787-0979

www.lrs.com/eom

14, 17, 39

Output management software for mainframe and LAN (Local Area Network) A communications network that serves users within a confined geographical area. The "clients" are the user's workstations typically running Windows, although Mac and Linux clients are also used.  environments. Ouput can be routed from applications to email, browsers, data-mining tools, archives.

Lexmark International Inc.

740 W. New Circle Rd., Ste. 1103

Lexington, KY 40550

859-232-1746; Fax 895-232-6336

www.lexmark.com

35

Printing solutions and products.

LGC LGC Logistics (Contracting)
LGC Local Government Commission
LGC La Gloria Cubana (cigar)
LGC Laboratory of the Government Chemist (UK) 
 Wireless

2540 Junction Ave.

San Jose, CA 95134

408-952-2400; Fax 408-952-2410

www.lgcwireless.com

36, 70

Provides in-building solutions to give wireless users reliable access to voice and wireless data while indoors.

LifeCare Technologies Inc.

4710 Eisenhower Blvd., Ste. A-10

Tampa, FL 33615

813-886-7500; Fax 813-881-0700

www.lifecaretech.com

1, 12, 18, 22, 24, 48, 54

Clinical information systems.

lifeclinic.com

Div. of Spacelabs Medical

15220 NE 40th St., Ste. 97013

Redmond, WA 98073

425-882-3753; Fax 425-702-2310

www.lifeclinic.com

20, 38, 53

Hypertension and diabetes-specific interactive Web site.

LifeMAX

PO Box 90507

San Diego, CA 92169

858-488-9848; Fax 858-488-9849

www.lifemax.com

6, 12, 14, 24, 48, 55

Clinical program solutions.

LifeScan

a Johnson & Johnson company

1000 Gibraltar Dr.

Milpitas, CA 95035

408-263-9789

www.lifescan.com

12, 18, 37, 55

Maker of blood glucose monitoring blood glucose monitoring Sugar monitoring Lab medicine The periodic testing of serum glucose in Pts known to have DM. See Bedside glucose monitoring, Beta cell implants, Diabetes, Glucometer, Glycosylated hemoglobin, Non-Invasive glucose monitoring.  systems with connecting data management systems to make monitoring hands-off and paperless. See our ad on page 51

Lightning Bolt Lightning bolt may refer to
  • Lightning discharge, electrical discharge within clouds or between clouds and the ground
  • Thunderbolt, a traditional expression for a discharge of lightning or a symbolic representation thereof
 Solutions

707 Continental Cir., Ste. 1027

Mountain View, CA 94040

650-968-2236; Fax 650-651-1637

www.lightning-bolt.com

2, 3, 14, 51, 60

Medical staff scheduling software. Implements complex rules and scheduling policies.

LightPointe

10140 Barnes Canyon Rd.

San Diego, CA 92121

858-643-5200; Fax 858-643-5201

www.lightpointe.com

36, 65

Designs and manufactures free-space optics equipment for license-free broadband wireless See wireless broadband.  connectivity from 10 Mbps to 2.5 Gbps.

Linnaeus Inc.

3305 Breckinridge Blvd., Ste. 118

Duluth, GA 30096

770-564-3000; Fax 770-923-2165

www.linnaeusinc.com

2, 10, 11, 14, 42, 44, 50

Linnaeus' N-Tier, client/server system, THESYS, automates managed care organizations' administrative and financial requirements.

Linx Communications

150 Wells Ave.

Newton, MA 02459

617-747-4200; Fax 617-747-4200

www.linxcom.com

3, 65

Internet access/service provider/ASP.

LiveVault Corp.

201 Boston Post The Boston Post was the most popular daily newspaper in New England for over a hundred years before it folded in 1956. The Post was founded in November 1831 by two prominent Boston businessmen, Charles G. Greene and William Beals.  Rd. W.

Marlborough, MA 01752

508-460-6670; Fax 508-460-6771

www.livevault.com

17, 51, 61

Provider of managed online data backup and recovery services.

LocusDialog

460 St. Catherine There are seven St. Catherines:
  • Saint Catherine of Alexandria (4th century)
  • Saint Catherine of Siena (Doctor of the Church, 1347-1380)
  • Saint Catherine of Bologna (1413-1463)
  • Saint Catherine of Ricci (1522-1590)
  • Saint Catherine of Sweden (circa 1332–1381)
 St. W., Ste. 730

Montreal, QC, H3B lA7

514-954-3804; Fax 514-954-3805

www.locusdialog.com

7, 65

Provider of speech-enabled enterprise-level call routing systems with installations in North America North America, third largest continent (1990 est. pop. 365,000,000), c.9,400,000 sq mi (24,346,000 sq km), the northern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere.  and Western Europe Western Europe

The countries of western Europe, especially those that are allied with the United States and Canada in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (established 1949 and usually known as NATO).
.

Loki Management Systems Inc.

5-7218 Progress Way

Delta, BC V4G 1H2

604-940-2259 ext. 12; Fax 604-948-3427

www.lokisys.com

2, 40, 60, 67

Specializes in developing resource management systems for healthcare.

LSS LSS Lutheran Social Services
LSS Logistics Support System
LSS Lean Six Sigma
LSS Line Sharing Service (telecommunications, Australia)
LSS Legal Services Society (Canada)
LSS Law Students' Society
 Data Systems

6423 City West Pkwy.

Eden Prairie Eden Prairie

A city of eastern Minnesota, a residential suburb of Minneapolis. Population: 57,300.
, MN 55344

952-941-1000

www.lssdata.com

12, 23, 24, 26, 56, 60

A MEDITECH company that develops integrated administrative and clinical software for physician clinics.

LURHQ

4033 Hwy. 501 W.

Myrtle Beach, SC 29579

843-903-4376; Fax 843-903-1076

www.lurhq.com

13, 61

Provides managed security services Security services are state institutions for the provision of intelligence, primarily of a strategic nature, but also including protective security intelligence. Examples include the Security Service (MI5) and the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6) in the United Kingdom, and the  to help mitigate risk to healthcare organizations and comply with HIPAA guidelines.

M2 Information System

209 Dayton St.

Edmonds, WA 98020

425-771-7699; Fax 425-771-7626

www.m2is.com

1, 2, 24, 41, 42, 43, 45

Provides Web-based clinical applications for acute care hospitals.

MacFarlane MacFarlane or Macfarlane is a surname shared by:
  • Alan Macfarlane (born 1941), a professor of anthropological science at Cambridge University
  • Alexander Macfarlane (mathematician) (1851-1913), a Scottish-Canadian logician, physicist, and mathematician
 & Associates Inc.

370 Camino Gardens Blvd., Ste. 300

Boca Raton Boca Raton (bō`kə rətōn`), city (1990 pop. 61,492), Palm Beach co., SE Fla., on the Atlantic; inc. 1925. Boca Raton is a popular resort and retirement community that experienced significant industrial development in the 1970s and 80s. , FL 33432

561-393-6026; Fax 561-393-6042

www.mcni.com/macfarlane.html

14, 39, 44, 46, 51, 56

Operations, finance, accounts receivable accounts receivable n. the amounts of money due or owed to a business or professional by customers or clients. Generally, accounts receivable refers to the total amount due and is considered in calculating the value of a business or the business' problems in paying  management, medical records, materials management, IT strategic planning Strategic planning is an organization's process of defining its strategy, or direction, and making decisions on allocating its resources to pursue this strategy, including its capital and people. .

Madison Information Technologies

Inc.

200 W. Madison, Ste. 2800

Chicago, IL 60606-3416

312-895-2773; Fax 312-759-5025

www.madison-info.com

39, 45

Master patient index In medical systems the Master Patient Index (MPI) is an index referencing all patients known to an area, enterprise or organization. The terms Patient Master Index (PMI) and Master Person Index are used interchangeably.  cleanups of medical records and other identity solutions for healthcare organizations.

Magic Software Enterprises

17310 Redhill Ave., #270

Irvine, CA 92614

949-250-1718; Fax 949-250-7404

www.magicsoftware.com

3, 7, 12, 16, 26, 42, 64

Software development tools company with partners and subsidiaries providing specific health industry solutions.

MagTek

20725 S. Annalee Ave.

Carson, CA 90746

888-624-8350; Fax 651-486-8760

www.magtek.com

8, 37

Magnetic stripe cards A magnetic stripe card is a type of card capable of storing data by modifying the magnetism of tiny iron-based magnetic particles on a band of magnetic material on the card.  readers, magnetic stripe/ smart card readers, encoders, MICR (Magnetic Ink Character Recognition) The machine recognition of numeric data printed with magnetically charged ink. It is used on bank checks and deposit slips. MICR readers detect the characters and convert them into digital data.  check readers, check imagers.

MagView Information Systems

2141 Industrial Pkwy.

Silver Spring, MD 20904

301-622-2068; Fax 301-622-4503

www.magview.com

56, 58, 60, 68

Radiology information management system with patient info, billing, transcription, mammography mammography, diagnostic procedure that uses low-dose X rays to detect abnormalities in the breasts. The early diagnosis of breast cancer made possible by the routine use of mammography for screening women increases a woman's treatment alternatives and improves her  reporting, tracking and scheduling.

Managed Healthcare Information

Services

658 Commerce Dr., Ste. D

Roseville, CA 95678

916-784-6800; Fax 916-784-6939

www.payorid.com

1, 10, 23, 42, 44, 56

PayorID is an online insurance master file and contact source for any payer; organizes addresses, phone numbers and electronic payer codes.

Management By Information

2224 Cottondale Ln., Ste. 102

Little Rock, AR 72202

888-661-2230; Fax 501-661-0057

www.mbimbi.com

38, 54

Home infusion and HME HME Home Medical Equipment
HME Home Media Engine (TiVo)
HME Heat and Moisture Exchange
HME Hierarchical Mixtures-of-Experts
HME Happy Meal Ethernet (UNIX driver)
HME Honeymoon Experience
 pharmacy management systems.

Management Decision Systems Inc.

101 Main St.

Holden, MA 01520

508-829-7813; Fax 508-829-7813

www.mandecsys.com

12, 14, 17, 18, 39, 41, 43

Consulting in three key areas: operations improvement, information/knowledge systems and clinical laboratory management.

Management Recruiters of Boone

3657 Valle Cir.

Valle Crucis Valle Crucis is a Latin phrase meaning "valley of the cross", and may refer to:
  • Valle Crucis Abbey
  • Valle Crucis, North Carolina
, NC 28691

828-963-5111; Fax 828-963-5161

www.mriboone.com

14, 40

Executive search firm servicing healthcare IT companies and hospitals. Specializing in sales, consulting, technical support and business office outsourcing.

Marconi Medical Systems

1000 Fore Dr.

Warrendale, PA 15086

724-742-4444; Fax 724-742-7777

www.marconi.com

23, 36, 47, 52, 64, 65, 66

Technologies, equipment and services for the Internet, enterprise networks and telecommunications systems.

Margret\A Consulting LLC

1817 Georgia Ct., #202

Schaumburg, IL 60193

847-895-3386; Fax 603-853-6571

www.margret-a.com

12, 14, 24, 39, 61

Information management and systems consulting, specializing in EMRs and HIPAA.

Market Frequencies

140 Hibernia Ave.

Decatur, GA 30030

404-379-9093; Fax 404-378-3754

www.marketfrequencies.com

69

Market research, competitive analysis, and commercial and technical writing for the technology and healthcare industries.

MARS Medical Systems

2005 N. Central Ave., #100

Phoenix, AZ 85004

602-277-6277; Fax 602-258-3530

www.marsmedical.com

2, 10, 11, 23, 26, 56, 60

Develops and provides a suite of practice management solutions including scheduling, billing, claims processing.

Matric n. 1. admission to a group (especially a college or university).

Noun 1. matric - admission to a group (especially a college or university)
matriculation
 Inc.

8850 Stanford Blvd.

Columbia, MD 21045

410 872-0300; Fax 410 872-0700

www.matrics.com

5, 36, 46, 70

Provides RFID (Radio Frequency IDentification) A data collection technology that uses electronic tags for storing data. The tag, also known as an "electronic label," "transponder" or "code plate," is made up of an RFID chip attached to an antenna.  technology for identification and tracking solutions available today for real-time visibility of products and assets.

MC Strategies Inc.

495 Circle 85, Ste. 100

Atlanta, GA 30349-6001

404-669-9400; Fax 404-669-9339

www.mcstrategies.com

2, 13, 14, 29, 41, 42, 51, 66

Provides performance improvement and management solutions in healthcare through results-based consulting, e-learning and outsourcing services. See our ad on page 27

McDaniel & Associates LLC

100 South Missouri Ave.

Clearwater, FL 33756

727-417-7521

www.mcdanielassoc.com

16, 20, 21, 50, 51, 64

Outsourcing advisors.

McKesson Corp.

One Post St.

San Francisco, CA 30005

404-338-6000; Fax 404-338-5108

www.mckesson.com

5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23,

24, 26, 38, 39, 43, 44, 45, 46, 48, 50, 51, 52,

53, 54, 55, 56, 60, 62, 63, 70

McKesson Corporation, ranked as the 20th largest industrial company in the U.S., provides supply, information and care management solutions designed to reduce costs and improve quality across healthcare. See our ad on page 19

MD Consult

11830 Westline Industrial Dr.

St. Louis, MO 63146

800-401-9962; Fax 314-997-5109

www.mdconsult.com

2, 13, 50, 55, 56

A family of online services providing clinical content to physicians.

MDanywhere

401 East Pratt St., Ste. 1700

Baltimore, MD 21202

410-547-7455; Fax 410-547-7456

www.mdanywhere.com

2, 24, 56, 70

Internet practice management with EMR and mobile solutions.

MDE MDE Minnesota Department of Education
MDE Maryland Department of the Environment
MDE Mississippi Department of Education
MDE Michigan Department of Education
MDE Model-Driven Engineering
MDE Major Depressive Episode
MDE Master of Distance Education
 Enterprises

3300 Stillcorn Ridge Rd.

Columbia, TN 38041

931-490-6932; Fax 253-663-3327

www.mde.net

14, 21, 42, 51, 62

Provides IT management consulting and training services.

MDeverywhere

2810 Meridian Pkwy., Ste. 134

Durham, NC 27713

919-484-9002; Fax 919-484-8622

www.mdeverywhere.com

2, 5, 10, 55, 68, 70

Offers point-of-care solutions on PalmOS and PocketPC handheld devices.

MDhub.com

302 West Main St., Ste. 206

Avon, CT 06019

860-409-7000; Fax 860-674-8893

www.mdhub.com

42

Free Internet message center Web sites for practicing physicians.

MDoffice Inc.

1967 Oak Tree Rd.

Edison, NJ 08820

732-744-2700

www.mdoffice.com

2, 12, 21, 24, 26, 56, 60

Practice management and medical records since 1984. Registration, scheduling, charting, billing.

MDS MDS,
n See temporomandibular pain-dysfunction syndrome.

MDS 1 Maternal deprivation syndrome, see there 2 Myelodysplastic syndrome, see there
 Nordion

447 March Rd.

Kanata, ON K2K-IX8

613-592-3400; Fax 613-592-3816

www.mdsnordion.com

55

Specializes in radioisotopes, radiation and related technologies used to diagnose, prevent and treat disease.

MDserve Inc.

4800 Sugar Grove Sugar Grove can refer to:
  • Sugar Grove, Illinois
  • Sugar Grove, Ohio
  • Sugar Grove Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania
  • Sugar Grove Township, Warren County, Pennsylvania
  • Sugar Grove, Virginia
  • Sugar Grove (Montgomery County, Virginia)
 Blvd., Ste. 320

Stafford, TX 77477

281-295-1500; Fax 281-240-2613

www.mdserve.com

2, 9, 10, 11, 15, 44, 56

Managed care software for IPAs, HMOs and TPAs, and practice management systems for CHCs and larger practices.

MDTechnologies Inc.

620 Florida St.

Baton Rouge Baton Rouge (băt`ən rzh) [Fr.,=red stick], city (1990 pop. 219,531), state capital and seat of East Baton Rouge parish, SE La. , LA 70801

800-290-1657; Fax 225-408-1805

www.mdtechnologies.com

2, 10, 17, 42, 56, 60, 67

Web-based, online, interactive, practice management systems with wireless handheld device capability for data capture, patient inquiries.

MeasureUp Inc.

2325 Lakeview Pkwy.

Alpharetta, GA 30004

678-356-5000

www.measureup.com

2, 13, 39, 40, 42, 61, 66

An assessment and practice test company that provides HIPAA practice tests for medical information technology professionals.

MEDai Inc.

602 Courtland St., Ste. 400

Orlando, FL 32804

800-446-3324; Fax 407-644-8175

www.medai.com

9, 18, 20, 50

Computer information services and tools using artificial intelligence to assist providers and payers in measuring quality, disease severity, outcomes analysis and predictive modeling.

MedAptus

286 Congress St., 3rd Fl.

Boston, MA 02210

617-523-1221; Fax 617-523-1220

www.medaptus.com

10, 13, 22, 55, 56, 68, 70

Combines wireless, handheld computing technology and seamless integration An addition of a new application, routine or device that works smoothly with the existing system. It implies that the new feature or program can be installed and used without problems. Contrast with "transparent," which implies that there is no discernible change after installation.  with existing systems.

MedCareers

980 Hammond Dr., Ste. 650

Atlanta, GA 30328

800-307-1038; Fax 678-424-3050

www.medcareers.com

2, 40, 42, 59

Online career network.

Medcom Inc.

6060 Phyllis Dr.

Cypress, CA 90630

714-891-1443; Fax 714-898-4852

www.medcominc.com

13, 53

Medical education corp. with more than 500 Web-based programs.

MEDCOM Information Systems Inc.

2117 Stonington Ave.

Hoffman Estates Hoffman Estates

A village of northeast Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. Population: 49,700.
, IL 60195

847-885-1553; Fax 847-885-1591

www.emirj.com

12, 24, 39, 43, 56, 60, 68

Healthcare information technology vendor including Welford Chart Notes, MEDCOM Lab Manager and the Edimis practice management system.

Medcomva

777 Preseve Ter.

Lake Mary Lake Mary may refer to:
  • Lake Mary, Florida, a town in Florida
  • Lake Mary Township, Minnesota, a township in Douglas County, Minnesota
  • Lake Mary (Arizona), a reservoir south east of Flagstaff, Arizona
  • Lake Mary, a lake in McLeod County, Minnesota
, FL 32746

407-804-1797; Fax 877-568-8850

www.medcomva.com

12, 14, 24, 29, 34, 36, 37

Integrates continuous speech voice recognition with handheld pen basedcomputers. Wireless connections available from office, home and community.

MEDecision Inc.

724 W Lancaster Ave., Ste. 200

Wayne, PA 19087

610-254-0202; Fax 610-254-5100

www.medecision.com

9, 11, 12, 18, 20, 44, 50

Integrated medical management solutions for MCOs including analytics, disease management, advanced medical management and transactioning, and automated authorizations.

Medeor Systems Inc.

1158 26th St., Ste. 230

Santa Monica Santa Monica (săn`tə mŏn`ĭkə), city (1990 pop. 86,905), Los Angeles co., S Calif., on Santa Monica Bay; inc. 1886. Tourism and retailing are important, and the city has motion-picture, biotechnology, and software industries. , CA 90403

310-899-1859; Fax 503-212-1361

www.medeors.com

12, 14, 24, 34, 55, 63, 68

Patient-entered preoperative-history documenting software linked to rapid transcription service for standard dictation.

MedFusion Inc.

900 Perimeter Park Dr., Ste. G

Morissville, NC 27560

877-599-5123; Fax 919-481-9433

www.medfusion.net

3, 42, 43, 56, 60, 66, 69

Interactive physician group practice websites. HIPAA compliant appointment reminders and requests, lab results reporting and prescription renewals.

MedHost Inc.

15455 North Dallas North Dallas is an expansive area of numerous communities and neighborhoods in Dallas, Texas, (USA). It spans portions of three counties: Collin, Dallas, and Denton, and has strong social ties to two enclaves of Dallas (University Park and Highland Park) and a near-enclave  Pkwy., Ste. 400

Addison, TX 75001

972-560-3100; Fax 972-560-3939

www.medhost.com

12, 14, 24, 25, 48, 53

Deploys graphical process management tools and patient tracking/charting technology in the healthcare industry.

Medibase

777 Franklin Rd.

Marietta, GA 30067

800-399-1255; Fax 800-422-9142

www.medibase.com

1, 6, 14, 17, 39, 45, 64

Software solutions and information systems support for hospitals, integrated delivery networks and healthcare organizations.

medibuy

10120 Pacific Heights Blvd.

San Diego, CA 92121

877-287-8448; Fax 858-587-7217

www.medibuy.com

46

B-to-B e-commerce marketplace.

Medical Central Online

1390 Kathryn Ln.

Lake Forest, IL 60045

847-266-9404

www.medicalcentral.com

1, 9, 24, 42, 56, 60, 69

Manufacturer of patient net, patient discharge optimization software Free and Open Source software
  • ASCEND — mathematical modelling system
  • OpenOpt (license: BSD) — toolbox with connections to lots of solvers, for Python language programmers
  • COIN-OR SYMPHONY — integer programming, Common Public License
 and practice management software.

Medical Data Exchange

425 E. Colorado St., Ste. 120

Glendale, CA 91205

818-548-3800; Fax 818-548-3838

www.mdxnet.com

2, 10, 11, 42, 44

Provides claims scrubbing and processing for hospitals and information systems for IPAs, TPAs, MSOs and medical groups.

Medical Digital Technologies

16360 Roscoe Blvd., #15

Van Nuys, CA 91423

818-892-4638; Fax 818-892-3155

www.medoccur.com

15, 44, 56, 60

Integrated medical and dental mangement systems.

Medical Manager Health Systems

4600 Patrick Henry Dr.

Santa Clara, CA 95054

650-567-6999; Fax 650-969-0118

www.medicalmanager.com

12, 18, 21, 23, 24, 26, 42, 56, 58, 60, 70

A WebMD company and a provider of integrated healthcare automation solutions. See our ad on page 123

Medical Review Systems

17 W. 17th St., 9th Fl.

New York, NY 10011-5510

212-741-2265; Fax 212-627-7132

www.mrs-cv2k.com

59

Software development and consulting firm with a data management/credentialing software application.

Medical Software Systems Inc.

2500 N. Pantano Rd., Ste. 250

Tucson, AZ 85715-3721

520-733-3900; Fax 520-733-3939

www.mssopus.com

68

Supplies practice management software to clinics and offices throughout U.S.

MedicalTranscription.com Inc.

PO Box 6

Layton, NJ 07851

973-948-5151; Fax 973-948-4295

www.medicaltranscription.com

2, 13, 24, 51, 56, 68, 70

Online directory and match service. Brings medical transcriptionists medical tran·scrip·tion·ist
n.
A person who transcribes medical reports dictated by a physician concerning a patient's health care.
 together with the physician groups that hire them; electronic medical records, digital systems.

Medicity Inc.

56 E. Broadway, 6th Fl.

Salt Lake City, UT 84111

801-322-4444; Fax 801-322-4413

www.medicity.com

2, 12, 13, 24, 42, 56, 61

Clinical portals for the enterprise.

Medicor Imaging

1201 Greenwood Cliff, Ste. 400

Charlotte, NC 28204

704-227-2624; Fax 704-372-8161

www.medicorimaging.com

2, 12, 14, 16, 21, 42, 52

Assists companies in building better DICOM (medical, standard) DICOM - (From Digital Imaging and COmmunications in Medicine) A standard developed by ACR-NEMA (American College of Radiology - National Electrical Manufacturer's Association) for communications between medical imaging devices.  bridges between medical hardware and software, and supporting the DICOM standard of communication.

MedicWare Inc.

6520 Irwindale Ave., Ste. 215

Irwindale, CA 91702

626-334-5678; Fax 626-334-7107

www.medicware.com

2, 12, 21, 24, 42, 68, 70

MedicWare EMR is electronic medical record software for medical practices. Available in licensed version or monthly subscription.

Medifax-EDI Inc.

1283 Murfreesboro Rd.

Nashville, TN 37217

800-444-4336; Fax 615-843-2539

www.medifax.com

10, 23, 56, 60

Provider of real-time patient eligibility verification, claims, practice management systems and workers comp claims processing for retail pharmacies.

Medifor Inc.

647 Washington St.

Pt. Townsend, WA 98368

360-385-0722; Fax 360-385-4402

www.medifor.com

53, 66

Medical software and information publishing company.

MediNotes Corp.

1231 8th St., Ste. 222

West Des Moines West Des Moines (də moin`), city (1990 pop. 31,702), Polk co., S central Iowa, a growing suburb W of Des Moines; inc. 1893 as Valley Junction, renamed 1938. Products manufactured there include cement, metal items, and pumps. , IA 50265

515-327-8850: Fax 515-327-8856

www.medinotes.com

12, 13, 21, 24, 34, 43, 60

Electronic medical records for small- to middle-sized clinics.

MediServe Information Systems

3225 S. Hardy Dr.

Tempe, AZ 86282

480-831-7800; Fax 480-831-8880

www.mediserve.com

12, 13, 18, 50, 55, 60, 70

Specializes in clinical information systems for ancillary departments of healthcare organizations.

Medi-Span

8425 Woodfield Crossing Blvd., Ste. 490

Indianapolis, IN 46240

317-735-5300; Fax 317-735-5350

www.medi-span.com

12, 17, 18, 22, 39, 41, 53, 54

Provider of integrateable drug information in the form of clinical databases, APIs, and PC software tools for implementation into various healthcare applications. See our ad on page 17

MEDITECH

MEDITECH Cir.

Westwood, MA 02090

781-821-3000; Fax 781-821-2199

www.meditech.com

12, 18, 24, 26, 39, 43, 48

Provides integrated software to optimize the business potential of healthcare enterprises, and to help providers administer safe and efficient patient care.

Medivation

160 Gould St., Ste. 130

Needham, MA 02494

781-453-2900; Fax 781-455-7990

www.medivation.com

42, 69

Web page development for physicians.

Mediware Information Systems

11711 W. 79th St.

Lenexa, KS 66214

913-307-1000; Fax 913-307-1111

www.mediware.com

12, 39, 43, 54, 60, 63

Clinical information systems for blood bank, pharmacy and OR environments.

Medix Resources

420 Lexington Ave., Ste. 1830

New York, NY 10170

212-697-2509; Fax 212-681-9817

www.cymedix.com

2, 10, 22, 23, 42, 43, 54

Uses the Internet to link practice management systems with healthcare organizations allowing e-prescribing, lab orders/results and claims eligibility transactions.

MedPlus

4690 Parkway Dr.

Mason, OH 45040

513-229-5500; Fax 513-229-5505

www.medplus.com

21, 24, 42

Developer and integrator of clinical connectivity and data management solutions.

MedQuist Inc.

Five Greentree Ctr., Ste. 311

Marlton, NJ 08053

800-233-3030; Fax 856-810-8020

www.medquist.com

2, 10, 29, 51, 55, 68, 70

Provider of medical transcription, coding and healthcare documentation services including dictation, speech recognition and template-based products. See our ad on page 7

Medrium Inc.

580 California St., Ste. 1000

San Francisco, CA 94104

415-262-7944; Fax 415-262-0061

www.medrium.com

10, 11, 15, 23, 51, 56, 60

Web-based practice management and outsource billing company.

Medscape (WebMD)

224 West 30th St.

New York, NY 10001

212-624-3700; Fax 212-324-3800

www.medscape.com

20, 42, 50, 53, 66

Medscape from WebMD is a source of online health and clinical information for physician and healthcare professionals.

MedSeek Inc.

2028 Village Ln.

Solvang, CA 93463

805-694-3100; Fax 805-693-9717

www.medseek.com

2, 16, 24, 41, 42, 60, 69

Development of customized Web, intranet and portal software Portal Software was founded in 1985 as Portal Information Network, one of the first ISPs in the San Francisco Bay Area. It was founded by John Little. The company offered its own interface through modem access that featured Internet email.  solutions.

Medstat

801 Crescent Centre Dr., Ste. 400

Franklin, TN 37067

615-778-6300

www.medstat.com

17, 18, 19, 20, 27, 50, 62

Provides market intelligence, benchmark databases, decision support solutions, and research services for managing the cost and quality of healthcare.

MedSynergies Inc.

1255 Corporate Dr.

Irving, TX 75038

972-791-1224; Fax 972-756-9627

www.medsynergies.com

2, 10, 11, 13, 15, 19, 40

Technology and financial solutions for healthcare providers to track, protect and collect more revenue.

Medtuity

4111 Executive Pkwy.

Westerville, OH 43081

614-259-2000; Fax 614-259-2001

www.medtuity.com

1, 10, 12, 24, 53, 55, 68

Pay-as-you-go electronic medical record. Documents and codes the patient encounter.

MEGAS Corp.

1419 Market St.

Tallahassee, FL 32312

850-668-3922; Fax 850-668-4717

www.megas.net

10, 11

Alpha II CLAIMstaker applies front-end and coding edits to ensure that claims are accurate and precise.

Merallis Company, The

70 Inwood Rd.

Rocky Hill Rocky Hill, town (1990 pop. 16,554), Hartford co., central Conn., a suburb of Hartford, on the Connecticut River; settled c.1650, inc. 1843. Chemical coatings and synthetic textiles are made there. Rocky Hill was an important river port from 1700 to 1820. , CT 06067

860-257-0010; Fax 860-904-3160

www.merallis.com

42

Claims editing, validation and processing, connectivity tools, data repository See repository.  and custom reporting capability.

Mercator Software Inc.

45 Danbury Rd.

Wilton, CT 06897

203-761-8600; Fax 203-762-9677

www.mercator.com

41, 42, 64

Integration solutions for healthcare providers and payers to streamline business, reduce costs, preserve IT investments.

Mercatus Health Information

Management

210 Great Oaks Blvd.

Albany, NY 12203

518-220-9191; Fax 518-456-4721

www.discovermercatus.com

2, 3, 11, 12, 13, 18, 19

Health information systems and related services for the healthcare industry.

MercuryMD

2605 Meridian Pkwy., Ste. 125

Durham, NC 27713

919-806-1700; Fax 919-806-1702

www.mercurymd.com

12, 18, 55, 64, 70

Integrates hospital data and delivers patient information to clinicians' handheld devices.

Merge eFilm

1126 S. 70th St.

Milwaukee, WI 53214-3151

414-977-4000; Fax 414-977-4200

www.merge-efilm.com

14, 21, 41, 42, 47, 52, 64

Produces integrated healthcare image and information workflow solutions that create a filmless workflow environment.

Meta Health Technology Inc.

330 Seventh Ave.

New York, NY 10001

212-695-5870; Fax 212-643-2913

www.metahealth.com

2, 5, 6, 10, 13, 21, 24

Develops software for chart abstracting, chart tracking, deficiency analysis, electronic signature, release of information and imaging.

Meta Pharmacy Systems

199 Jericho Tpk.

Floral Park Floral Park, village (1990 pop. 15,947), Nassau co., SE N.Y., on Long Island, a residential suburb of New York City; inc. 1908. It has a commercial flower industry. , NY 11001

516-488-6189; Fax 516-488-6647

www.metapharmacy.com

22, 54

Develops knowledge-based, clinically focused software for pharmacy department management.

MetaMatrix Inc.

80 Broad, 10th Fl.

New York, NY 10004

212-201-6461

www.metamatrix.com

17, 23, 26, 39, 41, 42, 61

Information integration software to address privacy, logging, access entitlements, and sealability in information access middleware.

Metastorm Inc.

836 Ritchie Hwy.

Severna Park Severna Park can refer to:
  • Severna Park, Maryland, a census-designated place in Maryland, United States
  • Severna Park (writer), an American science-fiction author
, MD 21146

410-647-9691; Fax 410-647-4395

www.metastorm.com

9, 19, 21, 42, 46

Business process management software to electronically get patient information to appropriate departments and manage processes associated with purchasing, personnel.

Meyer Associates Teleservices

14 N. 7th Ave.

St. Cloud, MN 56303

800-676-9233; Fax 320-259-4064

www.callmeyer.com

7, 9, 16, 51, 60, 62

Full-service outsourcing firm specializing in customer communication since 1976.

MICA mica (mī`kə), general term for a large group of minerals, hydrous silicates of aluminum and potassium, often containing magnesium, ferrous iron, ferric iron, sodium, and lithium and more rarely containing barium, chromium, and fluorine.  Information Systems

1399 Ashleybrook Ln., Ste. 200

Winston-Salem, NC 27103

336-768-5348; Fax 336-768-3279

www.micamedical.com

2, 10, 14, 23, 51, 56, 60

Practice management software and billing services for physicians.

MicroFour Inc.

7118I-40 W., Bldg. D

Amarillo, TX 79106

800-235-1856; Fax 806-463-7019

www.micro4.com

24, 32, 47, 56, 64, 68, 70

The PracticeStudio Windows XP The previous client version of Windows. XP was a major upgrade to the client version of Windows 2000 with numerous changes to the user interface. XP improved support for gaming, digital photography, instant messaging, wireless networking and sharing connections to the Internet.  software combines touch and voice technology to provide an integrated charting and billing system.

Microsoft Corp.

One Microsoft Way

Redmond, WA 98052

800-426-9400; Fax 425-936-7329

www.microsoft.com/healthcare

13, 14, 17, 41, 42, 62

Software, services and Internet technologies for personal and business computing; products designed to empower users through software--any time, any place, on any device. See our ad on page 11

Mighty Oak Consulting Company Noun 1. consulting company - a firm of experts providing professional advice to an organization for a fee
consulting firm

business firm, firm, house - the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments; "he worked for a
 

916 College Blvd. N

Lynn Haven, FL 32444

850-271-3532

www.mightyoakconsulting.com

12, 14, 39, 48, 50

Offers healthcare information systems consulting services.

Mission:Accomplished

271 Orange Ave.

Long Beach, CA 90802

949-251-8581; Fax 505-875-0002

www.missionaccomplished.com

14, 19, 46, 50, 62

Consultants in industry analysis, strategic planning and business development services.

Misys Healthcare Systems

4801 E. Broadway Blvd.

Tucson, AZ 85711-3638

520-570-2000; Fax 520-733-6601

www.misyshealthcare.com

12, 18, 24, 26, 38, 43, 52, 54, 56, 58

Suite of clinical information products and services for hospitals, independent labs, IDNs, physician practices and home care.

MLabs USA

225 W. Hospitality Ln.

San Bernardino San Bernardino, city, United States
San Bernardino (săn bûr'nədē`nō), city (1990 pop. 164,164), seat of San Bernardino co., S Calif., at the foot of the San Bernardino Mts.; inc. 1854.
, CA 91900

909-890-4242

www.mlabsglobal.com

42, 65, 66

Provides videoconferencing technology.

MobiApps

1000 Wilson Blvd., Ste. 905

Arlington, VA 22209

703-469-1393; Fax 703-469-1391

www.mobiapps.com

10, 41, 55, 70

Provides a mobile clinical information system at the point of care on wireless PDAs.

Modulus Data Systems Inc.

2700 Augustine Dr., 299A

Santa Clara, CA 95054

408-567-9333; Fax 408-567-9111

www.modulusdatasystems.com

1, 5, 12, 17, 41, 42, 43

Laboratory data products including LIS LIS - Langage Implementation Systeme.

A predecessor of Ada developed by Ichbiah in 1973. It was influenced by Pascal's data structures and Sue's control structures. A type declaration can have a low-level implementation specification.
 and blood cell counters.

Moore Medical Corp.

389 John Downey John Downey may refer to:
  • John G. Downey - nineteenth-century Governor of California
  • John T. Downey - former CIA officer shot down over communist China and imprisoned for two decades.
 Dr.

New Britain New Britain, city, United States
New Britain, industrial city (1990 pop. 75,491), Hartford co., central Conn.; settled c.1686, inc. 1871. The tin shops and brassworks in the city were established in the 18th cent.
, CT 06050

860-826-3600; Fax 860-223-2382

www2.mooremedical.com

46

Internet-enabled multichannel marketer and distributor of medical, surgical and pharmaceutical products to more than 100,000 healthcare practices and facilities in non-hospital settings.

Motion Computing Motion Computing is a Tablet PC company located in Austin, Texas. All computers produced by Motion are in the slate form factor; current products include LS800, LE1600, LE1700, and C5.  Inc.

9433 Bees Caves Rd., Bldg. 1, Ste. 250

Austin, TX 78733

866-MTABLET; Fax 512-637-1199

www.motioncomputing.com

30, 36

Light, large-screen mobile tablet PCs that feature Windows XP functionality and Pentium processors.

Motion Media Technology Inc.

6714 Netherlands Dr.

Wilmington, NC 28405

910-395-6100; Fax 910-395-6108

www.motion-media.com

66

Develops visual communications technology Noun 1. communications technology - the activity of designing and constructing and maintaining communication systems
engineering, technology - the practical application of science to commerce or industry
 for healthcare and the home including desktop videophones and telecare solutions.

Motorola Healthcare Solutions

1301 E. Algonquin Rd.

Schaumburg, IL 60196

847-538-7908

www.motorola.com

70

Provides integrated communications and embedded electronic solutions.

mTuitive Solutions

683 Main St.

Osterville, MA 02655

508-420-6500; Fax 508-420-3258

http://mtuitive.com

13, 18, 24, 34, 43, 55

Tablet PC and Pocket PC software solutions for healthcare professionals to streamline data collection and access for patient information.

MVHL Inc.

1445 Schulte Hill Dr.

Maryland Heights, MO 63043

314-223-4664; Fax 309-422-3616

www.mvhlconsulting.com

3, 10, 23, 42

Software development including EDI/HIPAA transaction set-up.

MyDocOnline Inc.

1 Chisholm Trl., Bldg. 1, Ste. 450

Round Rock, TX 78681

512-248-0660

www.mydoconline.com

42

Suite of Web-based tools to facilitate physician/ patient communication, enhance practice efficiency and connect providers to labs. See our ad on page 119

N2H2

900 4th Ave., Ste. 3600

Seattle, WA 98164

206-336-1501

www.n2h2.com

42, 47

Internet content-filtering company.

NAI See Network Associates.  Tech Products

12919 Earhart Ave.

Auburn, CA 95602

530-887-1008; Fax 530-887-1108

www.dicombox.com

37, 52, 58, 64, 66

Supplier of the DICOM Box, a solution for connecting legacy lasers and modalities Modalities
The factors and circumstances that cause a patient's symptoms to improve or worsen, including weather, time of day, effects of food, and similar factors.
 to a DICOM network.

Narratek Inc.

46 Hyslop Rd.

Brookline, MA 02445

617-566-1066

www.narratek.com

14, 21, 24, 51, 55, 68

Smartype speedtyping software, plus dictation, transcription and speech recognition solutions.

Nasiff Associates

1806 Elmwood Dr.

Highland Park Highland Park.

1 City (1990 pop. 30,575), Lake co., NE Ill., a suburb of Chicago on Lake Michigan; inc. 1869. It is a retail business and medical center for the North Shore area.
, IL 60035

847-831-5190

www.nasiff.com

12, 14, 20, 25, 38, 39, 48

Clinical management system to transform any Windows PC An x86-based computer that runs some version of Windows. See x86 and Windows.  into a point-of-care medical diagnostic system.

National Dental EDI Council

2020 W. Indian School F-44

Phoenix, AZ 85015-5040

602-266-7740; Fax 602-277-6798

www.ndedic.org

23

Promotes electronic connectivity in the dental benefits industry.

National Marketing & Administration

13111 Northwest Frwy., 5th Fl.

Houston, TX 77040

713-895-5050; Fax 713-895-5049

www.nmatpa.com

10, 13, 40, 44, 51

Provides a suite of services to self-funded companies and third-party administrators seeking to outsource claims processing.

Native Bear Software

PO Box 471454

Tulsa, OK 74147

918-698-7768; Fax 918-664-2938

www.nokuse.com

61

Security Sentry/400 provides security tracking, monitoring and reporting for IBM AS/400 and iSeries servers.

NaviMedix Inc.

99 Bedford St.

Boston, MA 02111

617-654-6100; Fax 617-482-1619

www.navimedix.com

2, 10, 23, 42, 44, 54

Provides collaborative, real-time Web-based solutions to eliminate paper, fax and telephone communications among health plans and providers.

NDC NDC National Drug Code
NDC NATO Defense College
NDC National Documentation Centre (National Hellenic Research Foundation, Athens, Greece)
NDC National Dairy Council
NDC National Democratic Congress
 Health

National Data Plz.

Atlanta, GA 30329-2010

404-728-2000

www.ndchealth.com

10, 13, 17, 19, 23, 50, 54

Information solutions to increase business flow and efficiency.

NEC (NEC Corporation, Tokyo, www.nec.com, www.necus.com) An electronics conglomerate known in the U.S. for its monitors. In Japan, it had the lion's share of the PC market until the late 1990s (see PC 98).

NEC was founded in Tokyo in 1899 as Nippon Electric Company, Ltd.
 America's Corporate Networks

Group

6555 N. State Hwy. 161

Irving, TX 75039-2402

214-262-2000; Fax 214-262-2586

www.cng.nec.com

7, 36, 47, 61, 64, 65, 70

Delivers products and services to help businesses deploy integrated communications solutions, offering open migration paths to future technologies.

Neoforma Inc.

3061 Zanker Rd.

San Jose, CA 95134

408-468-4000; Fax 408-468-4040

www.neoforma.com

2, 23, 39, 42, 46

Provides healthcare supply chain management solutions to propel collaboration between hospitals and their suppliers.

Neoteris Inc.

161 E. Evelyn Ave.

Mountain View, CA 94041

650-605-4800; Fax 650-605-4801

www.neoteris.com

4, 13, 21, 37, 47, 61, 66

Delivers Web-based remote access to healthcare applications and patient information.

NeoTool Development

PO Box 3586

Montrose, CO 81401

970-252-0500; Fax 970-252-0005

www.neotool.com

14, 23, 41, 64

Specializes in healthcare software application interfacing using HL7. Software, training and consulting on HL7, CCOW CCOW Clinical Context Object Workgroup
CCOW Channel Control Order Wire
CCOW Control Channel Order Wire
CCOW Contributing to Coalition Operations Worldwide
CCOW Computer Care on Wheels (Brantford, Ontario, Canada) 
, interface engines.

Net Solutions Inc.

1622 Edinger

Tustin, CA 92780

714-730-1125

www.netsolutions.com

14, 28, 35, 47, 56, 61, 64

A full-service network See FSN.  systems integration company.

Net2Link LLC

12900B Garden Grove Garden Grove, city (1990 pop. 143,050), Orange co., S Calif., a suburb of Long Beach and Los Angeles, on the Santa Ana River; founded 1877, inc. 1956. Many of its residents work in nearby aerospace and defense installations, and there is light manufacturing.  Blvd., Ste. 125

Garden Grove, CA 92843

714-537-6615; Fax 714-537-6728

www.NET2link.com

14, 42, 47, 51, 61, 62, 64

Security solutions provider and HIPAA services.

NetCracker Technology

1159 Main St.

Waltham, MA 02451

781-736-0860; Fax 781-736-1735

www.netcracker.com

14, 42, 46, 47, 64, 65

Provider of inventory-based OSS Oss (ôs), city (1994 pop. 62,141), North Brabant prov., S Netherlands; chartered 1399. It is a significant industrial center. Manufactures include meat products, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, electrical equipment, and metalware.  and IT infrastructure management solutions for telecommunications service providers A Telecommunications Service Provider or TSP is a type of Communications Service Provider that has traditionally provided telephone and similar services. This category includes ILECs, CLECs, and mobile wireless companies.  and IT enterprises.

Netfish Technologies

2350 Mission College Blvd., Ste. 650

Santa Clara, CA 95054

408-350-9500; Fax 408-350-9501

www.netfish.com

41, 42, 47

Provides XML-based solutions, network and integration solutions.

Netilla Networks Inc.

347 Elizabeth Ave., #100

Somerset, NJ 07043

732-652-5200; Fax 732-764-8862

www.netilla.com

37, 47, 61, 66

The Netilla Service Platform is an SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) The leading security protocol on the Internet. Developed by Netscape, SSL is widely used to do two things: to validate the identity of a Web site and to create an encrypted connection for sending credit card and other personal data.  VPN (Virtual Private Network) A private network that is configured within a public network (a carrier's network or the Internet) in order to take advantage of the economies of scale and management facilities of large networks.  appliance that provides Web-based remote access to Web or legacy applications.

Netivity Solutions Inc.

1210 Washington St.

West Newton West Newton is the name of various locations:

in England
  • West Newton, East Riding of Yorkshire
  • West Newton, Norfolk
  • West Newton, Somerset
in the United States
  • West Newton, Indiana
  • West Newton, Massachusetts
, MA 02465

617-243-4000; Fax 617-243-4040

www.netivitysolutions.com

14, 28, 39, 51, 61, 64, 70

Provider of network security, enterprise management, network integration.

NetMotion Wireless

1100 Dexter Ave. NE

Seattle, WA 98109

206-691-5500; Fax 206-691-5501

www.netmotionwireless.com

42, 47, 61, 70

Dedicated to solving key problems associated with wireless deployments in healthcare environments.

NetSupport

6815 Shiloh Rd. E.

Alpharetta, GA 30005

770-205-4456; Fax 770-205-4462

www.netsupport-inc.com

7, 33, 42, 47, 66

Features desktop management, remote control and computer lab instruction software for teaching, training, help desk, telecommuting telecommuting, an arrangement by which people work at home using a computer and telephone, transmitting work material to a business office by means of a modem and telephone lines; it is also known as telework. .

NetVision

1506 N. Technology Way, Bldg. D, Ste. 3000

Orem, UT 84097

801-764-0400

www.netvision.com

41, 47, 51, 61, 64

Software to increase network security and reduce the cost of managing network directories.

Network Associates

3965 Freedom Cir.

Santa Clara, CA 95054

408-988-3832; Fax 408-970-9727

www.networkassociates.com

47, 61

Provider of network security and availability technology.

Network Computing Devices (company) Network Computing Devices - (NCD) Producer of X terminals, PC-Xware and Z-Mail.

http://ncd.com/.
 

301 Ravendale Rd.

Mountain View, CA 94043

800-800-9599; Fax 650-961-7711

www.ncd.com

28, 31, 36, 37, 42, 55, 64

Thin client software and hardware.

Network Intelligence Corp.

55 West St.

Walpole, MA 02081

508-668-2460; Fax 508-341-1645

www.network-intelligence.com

13, 61, 62

The company's appliance collects log data from security and network devices to create a picture of network usage.

New Era of Networks Inc.

99 Rosewood rosewood, popular name for the ornamental wood of several species of tropical trees, especially for the heartwood of certain leguminous trees of the genus Dalbergia of the family Leguminosae (pulse family). Brazilian rosewood, or jacaranda (D.  Dr.

Danvers, MA 01923

978-777-5203; Fax 978-750-8295

www.new-era-of-networks.com

2, 23, 39, 47, 64

A subsidiary of Sybase, provides e-business and application integration products.

NewSof Group, The

23316 NE Fedmond, Fall City Rd., Ste. 594

Redmond, WA 98053

425-868-4402; Fax 425-836-4852

www.newsof.com

14

Consultants specializing in population health management, disease management and database management.

NextGen Healthcare Information

Systems Inc.

795 Horsham Rd.

Horsham, PA 19044

215-657-7010; Fax 215-657-7011

www.nextgen.com

12, 21, 24, 44, 45, 56, 60

Suite of applications for ambulatory healthcare organizations including electronic medical records, practice management and appointment scheduling.

NFR (Near Field Recording) See near field optics and Terastor.  Security

5 Choke Cherry Rd., #200

Rockville, MD 20850

240-632-9000; Fax 240-632-0200

www.nfr.com

61

Developer of intrusion detection See IDS and IPS.  technologies and forensic tools.

NIKSUN Inc.

1100 Cornwall Rd.

Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852

732-821-5000; Fax 732-821-6000

www.niksun.com

61

Network monitoring The term network monitoring describes the use of a system that constantly monitors a computer network for slow or failing systems and that notifies the network administrator in case of outages via email, pager or other alarms. , performance and security.

Nortel Networks (Nortel Networks Limited, Brampton, Ontario, www.nortelnetworks.com) A world leader in telecommunications products, which includes switching, wireless and broadband systems for service providers and carriers, telephones and systems for residential and business users, computer telephony  

4401 Great America Great America is a name shared by two American amusement parks opened by the Marriott Corporation in 1976.

Both parks are now under different ownership and are known as:
  • Great America (California) - Santa Clara, California, now owned by Cedar Fair.
 Pkwy.

Clara, CA 95052

800-822-9638; Fax 408-495-1398

www.nortelnetworks.com/health

28, 29, 36, 41, 47, 55, 70

Internet, network and wireless networking See wireless network.  solutions.

North American North American

named after North America.


North American blastomycosis
see North American blastomycosis.

North American cattle tick
see boophilusannulatus.
 Imaging

924 Via Alondra

Camarillo, CA 93012

805-383-2200; Fax 805-383-2212

www.tubenet.com

52, 58

Image intensifiers, X-ray tubes X-ray tube

An electronic device used for the generation of x-rays. X-rays are produced in the x-ray tube by accelerating electrons to a high velocity by an electrostatic field and then suddenly stopping them by collision with a solid body, the so-called
 and DICOM interfaces.

North Coast Consulting Inc.

1965 16 CT NE

Issaquah, WA 98029

425-427-6970

12, 14, 24, 39, 64

Hospital information systems consulting; specializing in system selection and information systems strategic planning.

Northern Data Systems

360 U.S. Rte. 1

Falmouth, ME 04105

207-781-3236; Fax 207-781-3226

www.ndsgov.com

15, 27, 29, 35

Data management systems.

NotePage Inc.

PO Box 296

Hanover, MA 02339

781-829-0500; Fax 781-582-1869

www.notepager.net/software.htm

7, 25, 36, 41, 47, 65, 70

Alphanumeric alphanumeric (ăl'fənmĕr`ĭk) or alphameric (ăl'fəmĕr`ĭk), the set of letters and numbers.  paging and wireless messaging software solutions.

Noteworthy Medical Systems Inc.

6001 Landerhaven Dr., Unit D

Cleveland, OH 44124

440-684-6800; Fax 440-684-6801

www.noteworthyms.com

12, 18, 20, 21,24, 50, 70

An EMR company with a focus on physician affinity, efficient implementation, connectivity to third party systems and ROI for customers.

Nova Biomedical bi·o·med·i·cal
adj.
1. Of or relating to biomedicine.

2. Of, relating to, or involving biological, medical, and physical sciences.
 

200 Prospect St.

Waltham, MA 02454-9141

781-894-8800; Fax 781-894-5915

www.novabiomedical.com

55

Manufacturer of blood gas, electrolyte electrolyte (ĭlĕk`trəlīt'), electrical conductor in which current is carried by ions rather than by free electrons (as in a metal). , patient self-testing and chemistry analyzers for use in critical care, point-of-care, stat, and routine laboratory diagostic testing.

Nova Business Systems

10714 Manchester Rd., Ste. 206

St. Louis, MO 63122

314-909-0917; Fax 314-909-1286

www.nova-business.com

2, 3, 41, 42, 61, 64, 69

IT consulting and product solution company specializing in health care solutions.

NovaPACS

727 E. Utah Valley Utah Valley is a valley in North Central Utah located in Utah County, and is considered part of the Wasatch Front. It contains Provo, Orem, and their suburbs, including Spanish Fork and American Fork. Utah Lake is a natural shallow fresh water lake in its center.  Dr., #300

American Fork, UT 84003

877-668-2723; Fax 801-221-5905

www.novapacs.com

52, 58, 66, 68

Offers Windows-based PACS, radiology information systems A Radiology Information System (RIS) is used by radiology departments to store, manipulate and distribute patient radiological data and imagery. The system generally consists of patient tracking and scheduling, result reporting and image tracking capabilities. , computer radiology, image capturing and archiving products.

Novell

1800 South Novell Pl.

Provo, UT 84606

801-228-4272; Fax 801-228-5371

www.novell.com

4, 14, 15, 41, 42, 47, 61

Solutions to give people secure, easy access to information at the right time, across all leading platforms and computing devices.

NSI See Network Solutions.

NSI - Network Solutions, Inc.
 Software

Baker Waterfront Plz., Two Hudson Pl., Ste.700

Hoboken, NJ 07030

201-656-2121; Fax 201-656-2727

www.nsisoftware.com

61

Provides data replication technologies and services to protect business-critical information for healthcare environments to ensure business continuity.

Nuesoft Technologies

1575 Northside Dr., Bldg. 300, Ste. 375

Atlanta, GA 30318

404-351-5052

www.nuesoft.com

2, 10, 11, 17, 28, 56, 60

Application service provider of Internet-based practice management solutions for physicians.

Numbers Only Inc.

850 US Hwy. 1

North Brunswick, NJ 08902

732-246-4644; Fax 732-246-0062

www.numbersonly.com

1, 5, 12, 46, 55, 70

A wireless applications developer for the healthcare industry enabling enterprise systems.

NuMedics Inc.

9400 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy., Ste. 136

Beaverton, OR 97005-3300

503-291-9190; Fax 503-296-1366

www.numedics.com

9, 12, 20, 24, 50, 53, 55

Disease management software.

Nuvosoft Inc.

32 Fairview Ave.

Watertown, MA 02472

617-924-2010; Fax 617-924-9309

www.nuvosoft.com

3, 14, 42, 69

Can transform HR processes to the Web through employee, manager self-service and more.

Oak Group, The

888 Worcester St.

Wellesley, MA 02482

781-943-2200; Fax 819-943-2295

www.oakgroup.com

6, 9, 18, 20, 50

Critical care management systems.

OAO OAO Orbiting Astronomical Observatory
OAO Over and Out
OAO One And Only
OAO Ontario Association of Orthodontists
OAO Owned and Operated
OAO Ontario Association of Optometrists
OAO Opticians Association of Ohio
OAO Orthogonalized Atomic Orbital
 HealthCare Solutions

20955 Warner Center Ln.

Woodland Hills, CA 91367

888-699-9016; Fax 818-598-3270

www.oaohs.com

2, 9, 10, 17, 21, 42, 44, 51

Provider of Internet-centric health benefit information systems for HMOs, PPOs, IPAs and self-funded groups.

OCERIS Inc

102-A Wynn Dr.

Huntsville, AL 35805

256-694-2650; Fax 256-722-8624

www.flexmedical.com

10, 21, 24, 56, 60, 61, 70

Developer of FlexMedical, a medical software package that includes scheduling, billing, document management and EMR.

Odell & Associates Inc.

12700 Park Central Pl., #404

Dallas, TX 75251

972-458-7900; Fax 972-233-1215

www.odellrecruits.com

59

Executive search firm specializing in healthcare technology staffing.

Oleen Healthcare Information

Management

8484 Georgia Ave., Ste. 600

Silver Spring, MD 20910

800-248-9534; Fax 301-589-7299

www.oleen.com

14, 17, 23, 44, 51, 56, 64

IT consulting services including: implementations, conversions, analysis and custom programming to payers and providers.

Omnicell

1101 E. Meadow Dr.

Palo Alto, CA 94303

650-251-6100; Fax 650-251-6478

www.omnicell.com

5, 18, 41, 42, 46, 54, 55

Provides solutions to improve patient care by enhancing the operational efficiency of healthcare organizations. See our ad on page 121

OmniMD

303 South Broadway, Ste. 101

Tarrytown, NY 10591

914-332-5590; Fax 914-332-5766

www.omnimd.com

2, 12, 21, 24, 60, 68, 70

Developer of ASP model health information technology solutions and a division of Integrated Systems Management Inc.

onClick Corp.

2900 Wilcrest Dr., Ste. 130

Houston, TX 77042

713-784-7600; Fax 713-784-7608

www.onclickcorp.com

4, 8, 14, 64, 66

Manufactures biometrics-based hardware and software for authentication and identification of individuals based on fingerprints.

OneMind Inc.

7174 Kilbourne Rd.

London, ON N6P 1K7

519-652-2504; Fax 519-652-0945

www.onemind.com

16, 41, 42, 47, 62, 69

Connects people through marketing design strategy, particularly for healthcare information management systems providers.

OneSecure Inc.

140 Kifer Ct.

Sunnyvale, CA 94070

408-992-8000; Fax 408-992-8001

www.onesecure.com

61

Provides security products to manage and protect networks from internal and external attacks.

On-Line Consultant Software

1911 Douglas Blvd., Ste. 85-147

Roseville, CA 95661

916-773-2852

www.olcsoft.com

14, 24, 25, 39, 43, 52, 54

Automated RFP (Request For Proposal) A document that invites a vendor to submit a bid for hardware, software and/or services. It may provide a general or very detailed specification of the system.

1. (business) RFP - Request for Proposal.
2.
 software to help select healthcare computer systems including hospital financial and clinical systems, physician practice, LTC LTC
abbr.
lieutenant colonel
 and home health.

Ontario Systems Ontario Systems, LLC is a Muncie, Indiana based company founded in 1980 by Wilbur R. Davis and Ronald K. Fauquher. Ontario Systems provides debt collection software to organizations managing large volumes of receivables such as hospitals, bankcards, and third-party.  

1150 W. Kilgore Ave.

Muncie, IN 47305

765-751-7000; Fax 765-751-7498

www.ontariosystems.com

7, 14, 26, 30

Receivables management systems.

Onyx onyx (ŏn`ĭks), variety of cryptocrystalline quartz, differing from agate only in that the bands of which it is composed are parallel and regular.  Software

3180 139th Ave. SE

Bellevue, WA 98005

888-275-6699; Fax 425-990-3343

www.onyx.com

16

Provider of customer relationship management software solutions.

OpenNetwork Technologies, Inc.

13577 Feather Sound Dr., Ste. 390

Clearwater, FL 33762

727-561-9500; Fax 727-561-0303

www.opennetwork.com

4, 13, 41, 42, 61, 64, 69

Solution for securing Web applications and managing e-business security policies.

OpenReach Inc.

660 Main Street

Woburn, MA 01801

781-933-7580; Fax 781-933-8357

www.openreach.com

4, 28, 42, 47, 51, 61, 65

Enables enterprises to connect and control complex and changing networks.

O'Pin Systems

2600 Eagan Woods Dr., Ste. 400

Eagen, MN 55121

651-994-6555; Fax 651-994-7828

www.opin.com

13, 44, 61

Web-based enterprise reporting With the dramatic expansion of information technology, and the desire for increased competitiveness in corporations, there has been an increase in the use of computing power to produce unified reports which join different views of the enterprise in one place.  software.

Opinionmeter Inc.

1061 Eastshore Hwy., Ste. 104

Berkeley, CA 94710

510-559-3717; Fax 510-559-3716

www.opinionmeter.com

2, 14, 16, 37, 42, 55, 70

The Opinionmeter is an electronic survey device offering a method for the on-site collection and analysis of customer feedback.

Optima Technologies Inc.

1110 Northchase Pkwy., Ste. 250

Marietta, GA 30067

770-951-1161; Fax 770-951-1376

www.optima-tech.com

16, 18, 19, 62

Provides CRM (Customer Relationship Management) An integrated information system that is used to plan, schedule and control the presales and postsales activities in an organization.  and business intelligence software. Access to clinical, financial, business data across their organization for healthcare decision makers.

Optio Software Inc.

3015 Windward wind·ward  
adj.
1. Of or moving toward the quarter from which the wind blows.

2. Of or on the side exposed to the wind or to prevailing winds.

adv.
In a direction from which the wind blows; against the wind.
 Plz., Fairways II

Alpharetta, GA 30005

770-576-3500; Fax 770-576-3699

www.optiosoftware.com

2, 21, 42, 64

Provides software that enables B2B (Business to Business) Refers to one business communicating with or selling to another. See B2B e-commerce, B2C and B2G.

B2B - business to business
 integration and presentation of information across the organization.

OPTIUM Digital Solutions Inc.

338 Soudan Ave.

Toronto, ON M4S1W S1W Security of the First World (gaming clan)
S1W Westinghouse Submarine Nuclear Plant (Design 1) 
7

416-485-1100

www.optium.com

14, 24, 41, 42, 61, 69, 70

Integrated consulting and technology solutions for the healthcare industry including mobile applications, custom software, and advanced Web development.

Opus Healthcare Solutions Inc.

10713 North R. R. 620, Ste. 400

Austin, TX 78726

800-676-3371; Fax 512-336-4479

www.opushealthcare.com

3, 12, 24, 41, 43, 48, 55

Develops and implements customizable Web-based applications See Web application.  for the clinical care community with special focus on customer support.

Oracle Corp.

1910 Oracle Way

Reston, VA 20190

703-478-9000

www.oracle.com

16, 17, 18, 19, 42, 46, 61

Provides Web-enabled database technology; financial, human resources and supply chain solutions; and a healthcare information platform known as HTB HTB Holy Trinity Brompton (Church in London, UK; Home of Alpha Course)
HTB Healthcare Transaction Base
HTB Hierarchical Token Buckets (packet scheduling algorithm)
HTB Heterojunction Bipolar Transistor
.

Orchard Software Corp.

701 Congressional Blvd., Ste. 360

Carmel, IN 46032

800-856-1948; Fax 317-573-2633

www.orchardsoft.com

12, 43

Windows-based LIS with Web-enabled outreach, diagnosis code screening, ABN ABN Advance beneficiary notice, see there  printing, rules-based technology and microbiology module.

Orion Systems International

608 11th St.

Santa Monica, CA 90402

310-260-9151; Fax 310-496-2835

www.orionhealth.com

12, 20, 39, 41, 42, 64, 69

Provider of enterprise application integration and clinical workflow technology Workflow technology is a new field of software products designed to improve the design of information systems. It involves use of workflow engine to execute models of processes. The models can be edited by persons not experienced in programming (e.g.  for the healthcare industry.

Key to Product Codes

1 Admissions-Discharge-Transfer

2 Application Service Provider/ASP

3 ASP Development Services

4 Authentication/Biometrics

5 Bar Coding Systems/Devices

6 Behavioral Health Behavioral health was first used in the 1980's to name the combination of the fields mental health and substance abuse. As an example, an organization serving both mental health and substance abuse clients might refer to its practice as behavioral health or  

7 Call Centers

8 Card Transactions/Patient ID/Smart Cards

9 Case Management

10 Claims Processing/Coding Software

11 Claims Auditing/Analysis Software

12 Clinical Information Systems

13 Compliance/Risk Management

14 Consulting Services CPR/Computer-Based Patient Records, (see Electronic Medical Records)

15 Credentialing/Profiles

16 Customer Relationship Management

17 Data Warehouse/Databases Decision Support, Business See Strategic Info Mgr.

18 Decision Support, Clinical

19 Decision Support, Financial

20 Disease Management

21 Document Management/Imaging

22 Drug Information Systems/Medication Management

23 Electronic Data Interchange See EDI.

(application, communications) electronic data interchange - (EDI) The exchange of standardised document forms between computer systems for business use. EDI is part of electronic commerce.
 (EDI)

24 Electronic Medical Records (EMR/CPR)

25 Emergency Department

26 Financial Information Systems

27 GIS--Geographic Information/Tracking

28 Hardware--Client Server Systems

29 Hardware--Handheld & PDA Devices

30 Hardware--Laptops

31 Hardware--Mainframe Computers

32 Hardware--Monitors/Displays/Flat Panels

33 Hardware--PCs/Desktop Computers

34 Hardware--Pen-based & Touchscreen Computers

35 Hardware--Printers/Copiers/Scanners

36 Hardware--Wireless

37 Hardware--Other

38 Home Health Care

39 Hospital Information Systems

40 Human Resources/Staffing Imaging (see PACS)

41 Interface Engines/Integration Tools

42 Internet/Intranet Applications

43 Laboratory Information Systems

44 Managed Care Systems

45 Master Patient Index

46 Materials Management/Supply Chain/eProcurement

47 Networks/LANs/WANs

48 Nursing Information Systems

49 Nutrition/Menu Management/Dietary Systems

50 Outcomes Measurement/Analysis/ClinicalProtocols

51 Outsourcing Services

52 PACS/Picture Archiving and Communication Systems

53 Patient Education

54 Pharmacy Systems

55 Point-of-Care Workstations/Systems

56 Practice Management Systems

57 Power Surge An oversupply of voltage from the power company that can last up to 50 microseconds. Although surges are very short in duration, they often reach 6,000 volts and 3,000 amps when they arrive at the equipment. Power surges are a common cause of damage to computers and electronic equipment.  Protection/Uninterrupted Power Supply

58 Radiology Systems

59 Recruitment/Executive Search Consultants

60 Scheduling Systems

61 Security/Data Protection

62 Strategic Information Management/Business Decision Support Systems

63 Surgical/Perioperative Information Systems

64 Systems Integration

65 Telecommunications Systems

66 Telemedicine/Videoconferencing/E-Learning/Teleradiology

67 Time & Attendance Systems

68 Voice Recognition/Transcription

69 Web Page Development

70 Wireless/Handheld Systems
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