Health Data Management: HIT Vendor News Round-Up: Imprivata, Perceptive Software, Cerner, Nuance & Biscom

By Joseph Goedert

New products and alliances are the focus of recent announcements from health information technology vendors:

* Lexington, Mass.-based Imprivata has introduced Cortext, a free secure text messaging app for iPhones and Android smartphones, and for Web-based chats for nurses without smartphones. The cloud-based application employs encryption at rest and in transit. Information is available at