Information Technology

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for healthcare information technology (HIT) as it relates to electronic medical recordsclinical decision support, advanced imaging visualization, analytics software and cybersecurity.

DrChrono and 3D4Medical Partner to Bring 3-D Interactive Modeling to Physician Practices
News | Advanced Visualization | March 18, 2019

March 18, 2019 – DrChrono Inc. and 3D4Medical have teamed up so practices across the United States can access...

Jennifer N. A. Silva, M.D., a pediatric cardiologist at Washington University School of Medicine in Saint Louis, Mo., describes “mixed reality” at ACC19 Future Hub.

Jennifer N. A. Silva, M.D., a pediatric cardiologist at Washington University School of Medicine in Saint Louis, Mo., describes “mixed reality” at ACC19 Future Hub.

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | March 17, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Virtual reality (VR) and its less immersive kin, augmented reality (AR), are gaining traction in some medical...

WVU cardiology chief Partho Sengupta, M.D., describes at ACC 2019 how artificial intelligence already helps cardiologists in echocardiography.

WVU cardiology chief Partho Sengupta, M.D., describes at ACC 2019 how artificial intelligence already helps cardiologists in echocardiography. Photo by Greg Freiherr

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | March 16, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Machine learning is already having an enormous impact on cardiology, automatically calculating measurements in...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Enterprise Imaging | March 15, 2019

As a VNA, GE Healthcare...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Artificial Intelligence | March 13, 2019

At RSNA 2018, iCad showed how its...

Lucence Diagnostics to Develop AI Tools for Liver Cancer Treatment

Pseudocolor accentuated CT scan image of a liver tumor. Image courtesy of Lucence Diagnostics.

News | Oncology Diagnostics | March 12, 2019

March 12, 2019 — Genomic medicine company Lucence Diagnostics announced a new project to develop...

Thermo Fisher Scientific Launches New Dosimetry Monitoring Service
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | March 07, 2019

March 7, 2019 — A new dosimetry monitoring service from Thermo Fisher Scientific enables medical and imaging...

Carestream Health has signed an agreement to sell its healthcare information systems (HCIS) business to Philips Healthcare. Image by geralt on Pixabay

Carestream Health has signed an agreement to sell its healthcare information systems (HCIS) business to Philips Healthcare. This includes its radiology and cardiology PACS and reporting software. Image by geralt on Pixabay 

News | Radiology Business | March 07, 2019

Carestream Health has signed an...

Dianna Bardo, M.D., is the vice chair of radiology for clinical development at Phoenix Children’s Hospital.

Dianna Bardo, M.D., is the vice chair of radiology for clinical development at Phoenix Children’s Hospital. 

Sponsored Content | Webinar | Enterprise Imaging | March 06, 2019

The webinar "Replacing PACS and the Benefits of Enterprise Partnership in a Pediatric Hospital" will take place at 2...

New Consensus Document Explores Ethical Use of AI in Radiology
News | Artificial Intelligence | March 05, 2019 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

March 5, 2019 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) is one of seven professional societies behind a new...

RSNA Offers First U.S. Spotlight Course on Artificial Intelligence
News | Artificial Intelligence | March 05, 2019

March 5, 2019 – The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) announced an expansion of its...

Videos | Advanced Visualization | March 05, 2019

This is an example of a new endoscopic virtual peritoneal inflation tool on the patient's computed tomography (CT) ...

Videos | Orthopedic Imaging | March 05, 2019

This is an example of a 3-D printed pelvis that had multiple hip fractures and a second printed pelvis is from a...

This is an example of the Fujifilm REiLI artificial intelligence application for radiology, showing auto identification and quantification of a pleural effusion and fibrosis with color coding showing the areas of detected anomalies. 

Blog | HIMSS | March 05, 2019

Healthcare today is largely woven together with electronic medical record (EMR) systems, which has led to the rapid...