IBM and HMS team up on EHR financing

IBM said its lending arm, IBM Global Financing, has entered into financing agreements with Nashville-based Healthcare Management Systems and three other providers of electronic health records to help health care providers finance the purchase of health IT systems. Eventually, providers can apply for partial reimbursement for the cost of EHRs from the government under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. For more on ARRA's EHR incentive program, see this morning's previous post.
Dec 31, 2009 8:18 AM

Some optimism for the new year

Looking on the bright side of Nashville's nine percent unemployment rate, the Nashville Technology Council today blogged about jobs added in the technology sector during the month of December.
Dec 29, 2009 10:59 AM

Executive Appointments: 28 December 2009

Gullett adds two, Corker names statewide ops manager, a new GM for Dialogic, and more... [From our print edition featured in Monday's City Paper]
Dec 26, 2009 11:48 AM

Med Mart targeting non-Nashville companies

Local health care sector's job is to buy, not sell
Dec 1, 2009 11:55 AM

Passport Health and HMS team up

Formalized relationship could provide growth opportunities
Oct 21, 2009 10:31 AM

HMS prepping new EMR product

Nashville-based clinical software shop Healthcare Management Systems says it will soon roll out an electronic medical record aimed specifically at outpatient facilities and doctor practices.
Oct 14, 2009 9:37 AM

Another deal for HMS

The health care IT provider has signed a deal to add to the services it provides to Delta Memorial Hospital south of Little Rock.
Aug 18, 2009 10:54 AM

Stimulus act continues to boost HMS

Nashville-based IT provider Healthcare Management Systems has inked a deal to expand its relationship with an Iowa hospital. One of the key factors: The accelerated depreciation allowed under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for investments in electronic health records. SEE ALSO: HMS lands West Memphis deal
Aug 11, 2009 12:22 PM

HMS lands West Memphis deal

Healthcare Management Systems has inked a deal to supply its software package to Crittenden Regional Hospital in West Memphis.
Jul 29, 2009 10:16 AM

Texas contract for HMS

The local health care software developer has inked a deal to supply its full system to Cogdell Memorial Hospital in Snyder, west of Abilene.
Jan 7, 2009 12:15 PM