Information Technology

radiation dose management, medical imaging

Patient radiation dose safety has become the latest buzzword. With the emerging regulations and mandates, technologies and best practices, the radiation safety information pool has become convoluted with disparate and conflicting information. With...

July 22, 2014 — Radyalis is showcasing its high-performance Monte Carlo dose calculation product for proton applications simultaneously at the 2014 annual meeting of the American Association of Physics in Medicine (AAPM) in Austin,...

A bill introduced in the U.S. House and Senate July 17, the Breast Density and Mammography Reporting Act, would improve breast cancer detection by requiring mammogram reports to include whether a woman has dense tissue. This information could...

July 11, 2014 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) announced the launch of RO-ILS, or Radiation Oncology Incident Learning System, a new, national patient safety initia...

The high demand for qualified health IT professionals continues, as revealed in the 2014 HIMSS Workplace Study, conducted by HIMSS Analytics. The study shows...
August 29, 2014 — Nuance Communications announced it has achieved an industry-first milestone in sharing 3 billion medical images through the Nuance ...
NexGenic ImageInbox App HIPAA-compliant Medical Imaging Delivery PACS
NexGenic announced the launch of its proprietary technology, ImageInbox, an app that makes it possible for patients to personally control and store essential...
Siemens Healthcare has received 510(k) clearance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for ADMIRE (Advanced Modeled Iterative Reconstruction), the...
NexGenic ImageInbox App HIPAA-compliant Medical Imaging Delivery PACS
NexGenic's proprietary technology, ImageInbox, is an app that makes it possible for patients to personally control and store essential
ADMIRE (Advanced Modeled Iterative Reconstruction), is Siemens' new image reconstruction algorithm for computed tomography (CT). It...
Vital Images Inc.'s Image Denoising software is a post-processing filter designed to be used in conjunction with original image data used...
OneDX, the mobile medical imaging management solution from The New Medical Product Server, provides patients and physicians with unfettered...

Articles

Medical Record Software Medical Collaboration EMR PACS
Healthcare technology has evolved immensely in the past few years. With electronic medical records (EMR), medical image transfers or telemedicine, it is easy...
HIPAA, HIPPA, cyber security, securing health records, securing patient records
The healthcare industry is becoming more mobile and efficient than ever before thanks to the adoption of technologies such as electronic health records (EHR)...
August 7, 2014 — A newly released study by IMV Medical Information Division shows cardiology departments in U.S. hospitals are moving beyond separate...
Cyber security, HIPAA, securing medical information
Did you know that medical data on 20,000 people could be exposed to abuse today? According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HSS), that is...

Video Center

The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) annual meeting July 10-13 in San Diego...
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There were several new cardiovascular ultrasound technology advances highlighted at the American...
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Call-backs have always been a problem in mammography. They are a source of worry, added discomfort...
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This CME-credit webinar will explore the role of modern imaging modalities, especially MRI, in all steps of interstitial brachytherapy. It will define the role...
This webinar will allow clinicians to learn more about the breast imaging application available with GE Healthcare's unified Web-based viewer. Available...
The webinar "PET/CT: A New Frontier" discusses potential benefits of digital relative to analog PET/CT. The session will discuss how digital PET can improve...