effort between Spectrum Health, Cerner Corp. and
Microsoft, the MyStation system empowers patients to take
an active role in their care. The entertainment component
of the system, powered by Microsoft Windows Media Center
and Xbox 360, provides a positive diversion for patients,
allowing them to listen to music, play video games and
watch movies or live TV.
* Caregiver collaboration. Microsoft unified communications
technologies can reduce medical errors, improve quality
care delivery and safety, and increase productivity for
health organizations. These solutions provide care team
members with quick access to information and to each other
through a familiar interface that is available on a
variety of devices and platforms.
* MS-HUG Awards ceremony. Microsoft and the Microsoft
Healthcare Users Group (MS-HUG) will host a ceremony to
unveil the winners of the 11th Annual MS-HUG Awards on
Feb. 25 at 5:30 p.m. EST. The awards recognize healthcare
organizations and individuals that exhibit the best use of
Microsoft-based products, as well as independent software
vendors and systems integrators that develop solutions on
Microsoft technology for the healthcare industry.
When: Feb. 24-28, 2008
Where: Orange County Convention Center
9860 Universal Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32819-8706
Who: Steve Shihadeh, general manager, Microsoft Health Solutions
|SOURCE Microsoft Corp.|
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