The software maker said on Monday it is buying a unit of drug giant Merck to help its Amalga Life Sciences product.
Software maker drops the Azyxxi mouthful, but its replacement--Amalga--draws mixed reactions, at least in the CNET News.com newsroom.
The goal is to offer integrated technology that can help health care providers more easily access patient data from across multiple sources.
General Electric, a giant in clinical settings, has turned out to be a key partner for Wintel's health care ambitions.
Rather than shuttering its online medical records service like its rival, Microsoft creates a tool to let Google Health users move their data securely to its HealthVault.
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital will use the software maker's technology to help make health records electronically available to patients.
Nobel Peace Prize winner Desmond Tutu is among the guests in the first episode of the Web video show, which debuts next week.
The software giant imagines a future where its motion-sensing game controller can help patients get care and surgeons leaf through medical records.
New HealthVault Community Connect will allow you to view your own medical records, lab tests, and prescriptions, and preregister for hospital appointments.