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Virtual Radiologic Earns 15th Patent

Virtual Radiologic, the largest telemedicine company in the country, has earned its 15th patent for processes related to dynamic demand forecasting and capacity planning for telemedicine applications.
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IAC First to Earn Management System and Information Security Certifications

The Intersocietal Accreditation Commission has been awarded ISO 9001:2008 and 27001:2013 certifications from SRI Quality System Registrar in Pittsburgh. The accreditations recognize organizations that can link business objectives with operating effectiveness and those that establish and maintain an information security management system.
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Full-Coverage Mammography Top Ensures Dignity During Imaging

PatientStyle’s mammography top is a wrap-around cotton and polyester blend garment designed to help women feel more feminine and dignified while undergoing a mammogram.
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RBMA and Zotec Extend Sponsorship Agreement for 2015

Zotec Partners, a radiology billing and practice management services provider, will continue its gold-level sponsorship of the Radiology Business Management Association. The deal includes backing of educational sessions at trade shows and placement of articles in the RBMA Bulletin.
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VP of Business Development Appointed to Expand Rayence Product Portfolio

Rayence, a supplier of flat panel detectors for digital radiography systems, has promoted Bill Cioffi to vice president of business development. Cioffi joined the company in mid-2014 and will continue serving as its head of sales and marketing.
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Study Validates Non-Contrast Vascular Imaging Technique

A multi-center trial has validated Toshiba’s Time-Spatial Labeling Inversion Pulse (Time-SLIP) technology as a non-invasive method for non-contrast vascular imaging.
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Orange County Children’s Hospital Takes HIMSS Stage 7 Award

HIMSS Analytics has recognized Children’s Hospital of Orange County in Orange, Calif, with its Stage 7 award for achieving the highest level of the association’s Electronic Medical Records Adoption Model.
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Society of Interventional Radiology Gets a New Look

The Society of Interventional Radiology and its research organization, the SIR Foundation, have updated their brand with a new logo and tagline: “the vision to heal.”

Reading Pool Provides Licensed Backup to Radiology Practices

BRIT Systems and its parent company Imaging Advantage have introduced the Collaborative Radiology Pool, a system that provides licensed radiologists to read submitted studies for practices in need of night reading, backup support, specialty reading, or second opinions.
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Shimadzu R/F Table System Cleared for Sale in Canada

Shimadzu Medical Systems USA has received a license from Health Canada to begin selling the Sonialvision G4 universal digital R/F table system, designed for angiography, endoscopy, video fluoroscopy, and other applications.