information technology http://wamc.org en Technology: Albany Med Among "Most Wired" Hospitals In Nation http://wamc.org/post/technology-albany-med-among-most-wired-hospitals-nation <p><a href="http://www.amc.edu/">Albany Medical Center</a> was recently named one of the Most Wired Hospitals in the nation, according to Hospitals and Health Networks. It is one of 375 hospitals in the United States to receive the designation, which is awarded based on an annual survey of hospitals’ use of technology with regard to clinical patient safety and other areas of hospital management. As part of our regular look at technology in our region, WAMC’s Jessica Bloustein Marshall spoke with Albany Medical Center’s Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer, George Hickman. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 16:40:00 +0000 Jessica Bloustein Marshall 95177 at http://wamc.org Technology: Albany Med Among "Most Wired" Hospitals In Nation Vox Pop: Computers with Tony Yang - 5/7/14 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-computers-tony-yang-5714 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Its tech galore on this edition of&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Vox</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Pop; it's the computer show with Tony Yang&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">of Gig Computers, hosted by&nbsp;</span>WAMC's<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Ray&nbsp;</span>Graf<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Wed, 07 May 2014 16:30:00 +0000 89872 at http://wamc.org Vox Pop: Computers with Tony Yang - 5/7/14 Vox Pop : Computers with Tony Yang : 11/27/13 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-computers-tony-yang-112713 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Cyber Monday is coming up, and computers and digital gadgets are likely to play a huge role in your holiday season this year. It’s the computer show on today’s Vox Pop, with Tony Yang of GIG Computers. WAMC’s Ray Graf hosts.</span></p><p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 18:30:00 +0000 78202 at http://wamc.org Vox Pop : Computers with Tony Yang : 11/27/13 GE Healthcare Lays Off 10 Percent http://wamc.org/post/ge-healthcare-lays-10-percent <p>GE Healthcare is laying off about 10 percent of its approximately 500 employees at its Vermont operation in South Burlington.<br><br>But the company says it will try to find "alternate roles" for the workers.<br><br>GE Healthcare spokesman Benjamin Fox says the company needed to "make tough decisions in the current business climate."<br><br>Fox wouldn't say how many workers 10 percent represented, but the Burlington Free Press (http://bfpne.ws/ZBHr4W) is reporting the company had 527 workers last January.<br> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 22:40:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 52108 at http://wamc.org Springfield Data Center To Provide Municipal Services http://wamc.org/post/springfield-data-center-provide-municipal-services <p>Massachusetts is going to offer a secure electronic data storage service for municipalities at a new facility in Springfield. Its part of an effort by the state to help communities with information technology needs.&nbsp;&nbsp; WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports</p><p></p> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 22:20:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 49864 at http://wamc.org Springfield Data Center To Provide Municipal Services