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ViewMedica iPad support improves

Swarm announces an upgrade to its ViewMedica viewer used by iPads and iPhones. Now ViewMedica on iPad and iPhone supports custom menu art, better practice branding, and preview images of all content.Seeing the importance of the mobile market, Swarm released its first ViewMedica Web app soon after the iPad’s 2010 launch. The new ViewMedica Web app takes advantage of the latest technologies, improving its user experience and design with a special focus on the iPad interface.As always, we don’t charge...

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Use ViewMedica's new content note feature

Now subscribers to VIewMedica can display practice-specific information at the beginning of any of their ViewMedica content items. You can attach a unique note to each animation in your library.Make notes work for youHighlight your expertise and experienceClarify specific points important to youPromote ancillary servicesExplain your practice’s pre- and post-op careThe text in the content note is yours to create. Just log into ViewMedica’s easy-to-use administration system and edit any of your content items to add a note to that...

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See Swarm at AAOS Booth 5017

Swarm Interactive CEO Don Wittekind and CCO R. Scott Horner will be exhibiting again this year at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons annual meeting in Chicago.AAOS is always a great opportunity for us to get feedback from our customers, so if you are attending we invite you to stop by and see us at booth 5017. We recently launched ViewMedica 7 and we would be happy to show you all the new features.Finally, if you have a web site...

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Medical Illustrator Dixon Joins ViewMedica Team

Swarm Interactive is pleased to announce the addition of Scott Dixon to the ViewMedica animation team. Scott is a Certified Medical Illustrator, and was formerly a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is originally from East Tennessee and has lived in Chicago the past 8 years. He is now relocating to Swarm's home base of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, with his family.Professional BackgroundWhile an instructor at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Scott led courses...

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New in ViewMedica | The Podiatry Collection

ViewMedica is pleased to announce the addition of the Podiatry Collection, a new grouping of podiatry patient education animations designed to better meet the needs of podiatry practices. The new podiatry patient education collection includes a comprehensive assortment of 109 animations that explain conditions and procedures associated with the lower leg, ankle, foot and toes.Practice pricing for the podiatry patient education collection starts at $50 a month for up to 25 animations. Additional animations are just $2 each per month.SEE...

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ViewMedica adds Anesthesia, OB/GYN Modules

Swarm Interactive is pleased to announce the addition of 13 new educational modules to the ViewMedica patient education system. The new content includes animations in General Healthcare and OB/GYN.Want to see the new content? SEE OUR FULL LIBRARY in action.Here’s a snapshot of all the new additions.General HealthcareAnesthesia (Conscious Sedation)Anesthesia (Epidural)Anesthesia (General)Anesthesia (Local)Anesthesia (Lumbar Puncture, Spinal Anesthesia)Anesthesia (Monitored Anesthesia Care, MAC)Anesthesia (Regional)Lumbar Puncture (Spinal Tap) for Cerebrospinal Fluid AnalysisPICC (Peripherally-Inserted Central Catheter) Line Insertion...

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ViewMedica add plugins for WordPress, Joomla

Swarm Interactive is pleased to announce the launch of ViewMedica installation plugins for the Joomla! and WordPress content managment systems.The plugins can be downloaded and directly from our Support Page. After installation, the plugins allow you to easily add either a full or specific ViewMedica player to any article within your site.For downloads and instructions, visit our Support Page....

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New In ViewMedica | OB/GYN, Ortho, Concussion

Swarm Interactive is pleased to announce the addition of 9 new education modules to the ViewMedica library. Here’s a quick look at the new animations.OB/GYNIntrauterine Device Insertion (Hormone-Releasing IUD, Mirena®)Intrauterine Device Insertion (Copper-Releasing IUD, ParaGard®)Midurethral Sling for Female Stress Urinary IncontinenceOvarian Cystectomy (Laparoscopic)EpisiotomyHormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)NEUROLOGICALConcussionORTHOPEDICCalcific Tendinitis of the Shoulder (Degenerative Calcification)Calcific Tendinitis of the Shoulder (Reactive Calcification)...

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16 OB/GYN Modules added to ViewMedica

Swarm Interactive is pleased to announce the addition of 16 new Ob/Gyn education modules to the ViewMedica library. This addition brings our Ob/Gyn patient education library to 56 modules.If you are a current ViewMedica Patient Education subscriber, you can add the Ob/Gyn patient education library by simply logging into your account and selecting the new content.If you are new to ViewMedica, SIGN UP HERE.Here’s a quick list of the new animations.Adult ConstipationBotulinum Toxin (BOTOX®) Injections for Overactive Bladder (Female)ContraceptionCystoscopy (Female)Dilation...

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Swarm at AAOS Booth 441

AAOS 2012 has started and the Swarm team is available to talk about your ViewMedica or QuickSite account.If you or one of your doctors or staff is on site in San Francisco, stop by booth 441 in the Practice Productivity area.We’ll be happy to review your site and animations and give you some ideas on how to use them more effectively....

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