Microsoft is now offering its Amalga health-care software in Europe. now Known as Microsoft Amalga has many components, from PACS solutions, Managing patient care records to tracking research projects and finance department tasks.
Microsoft Amalga was previously known as Azyxxi which was acquired from General Datomics and MedStar Health in 2006. This was positioned as a health intelligence Software.
But the New Amalga is more powerful and it bring the synergies of various microsoft acquisitions. It now Has a Hospital Information System (HIS) earlier known as Hospital 2000 “hospital information system for developing and emerging markets acquired from the Thai developer Global Care Solutions (GCS) in 2007.
Amalga also boast of a Microsoft Amalga RIS/PACS earlier known as GCS Amalga.
Amalga is being used by eight hospitals in MedStar Health’s network, which covers the Washington, D.C., and Baltimore areas, as well as Johns Hopkins Hospital, among others.