As a member of the DICOM Standards Committee, the software provider's role would include participation in improving the interoperability and auditability of conformance claims, in addition to implementing conformity assessment recommendations.
Thirteen out of the 20 highest-ranked pediatric orthopedic centers in the United States have now adopted EOS’s 2D/3D orthopedic medical imaging technology.
Taking place this week in Washington DC is the annual meeting of the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine, and attendees are set to experience the latest in education, tools, and science to bridge their departments with the larger enterprise. Here is a small sampling of diverse vendor solutions you can find at the show.
Recipients of the research grants will explore such topics as targeted ultrasound contrast, microorganisms in the work environment, and a clinical compression device.
Deanna J. Attai, MD, an assistant clinical professor of surgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California-Los Angeles, will focus on enhancing physician education and community outreach.
The newly-created FUJIFILM TeraMedica, Inc is well-poised to meet the demands of a growing pool of healthcare providers seeking vendor neutral archive (VNA) solutions, according to Jim Morgan, vice president of Medical Informatics, FUJIFILM Medical Systems USA, Inc. Morgan sees the next three to five years as a time when VNA technology will continue to evolve and vendors with their finger on the pulse will reap the rewards of a robust market.
At Heart Rhythm Society’s 36th annual scientific sessions in Boston, medical device company Acutus Medical Inc, of San Diego, presented promising results from a study involving patients with atrial flutter.
MEDNAX, of Sunrise, Fla., a provider of maternal-fetal, newborn, pediatric subspecialty and anesthesia physician services, has acquired radiology physician services provider vRad, of Minneapolis. The transaction, valued at $500 million, is now complete.
The Ontario Health Technology Advisory Committee has deemed magnetic resonance-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound as a possible cost-effective, noninvasive treatment option for women seeking treatment for uterine fibroids.
At Erie County Medical Center, Carestream and UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine are set to examine the benefits of cone-beam CT technology for treating extremity injuries.
The certification for Calgary Scientific’s medical imaging software allows providers to retrieve data from a range of image storage systems from any location.
The digital x-ray manufacturer, based in Milford, Conn, has named new regional sales managers for international markets in order to meet rising demand for its products worldwide.
The Eurographics Association has honored the company’s interactive visualization table with the Dirk Bartz Prize for Visual Computing in Medicine 2015.
According to a recent study in The Journal of Nuclear Medicine, Ga-68-PSMA-ligand PET/CT identified a large number of positive findings in the clinically important range of low prostate-specific antigen values.
FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Stamford, Conn., has announced the completion of its acquisition of healthcare informatics company TeraMedica Inc., Milwaukee, a provider of vendor neutral, enterprise solutions. The company is now known as FUJIFILM TeraMedica Inc.
Following the catastrophic earthquake that struck Nepal in April, the American Society of Radiologic Technologists has donated $5k to the American Red Cross and will also match collected donations by its members. Matching funds will go to RAD-AID International, which is assembling a team of radiologic technologists and radiologists to travel to the area to provide medical imaging support.
Under terms of the agreement, the Visage 7 Enterprise Imaging Platform will be used for primary diagnosis across UF Health, enabling clinical distribution of diagnostic images to thousands of physicians throughout the UF Health care network.
Anthro Corporation has announced commercial availability of its Carl’s Table CT15 adjustable radiology desk, a complete work area solution with precise and extensive personal adjustments designed with radiologists’ comfort in mind.
Leveraging her extensive senior marketing and business leader experience, Maria Piazza will be responsible for developing and implementing strategic marketing plans that drive growth for the business unit.
Jonathan S. Lewin, MD, was recently named the 115th president of American Roentgen Ray Society at its annual meeting last month in Toronto. He succeeds Melissa Rosado de Christenson, who served as ARRS president from 2014 to 2015.