Information Technology

  • Interview with Jef Williams, managing partner, Paragon Consulting Partners, on the essential elements of building an enterprise imaging strategy, at the 2016 Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) annual meeting in Nashville, Tenn.
  • Interview with Kent Hutson, M.D., CPE, of Radiology Alliance in Nashville, Tenn., on the principles of data mining and how they can be used in radiology, at the 2016 Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) annual meeting.
  • deconstructing PACS
    There has been a lot of talk about "deconstructing" PACS. But what does this mean, and how could it affect the way you do business? This point/counterpoint takes a look at both sides of the debate. The Point argument is written by Tom Watson, Matt Adams and Cris Bennett of MD BuyLine, and is...
  • Radiologists who graduated from medical school after 1940 do not face an increased risk of dying from radiation-related causes like cancer, according to a new study appearing online in the journal Radiology.
  • The performance, feature and scalability gap between today’s enterprise viewers cannot be understated.
Purview Publisher, medical image CD burning
Technology | Archive Cloud Storage | August 23, 2016
Purview announced in late July the launch of its new medical image CD burning solution, Purview Publisher.
News | Remote Viewing Systems | August 23, 2016
Lexmark International announced in late July that Lexmark Healthcare will participate in the Image Share Validation...
Agfa Healthcare, DIN-PACS IV agreement, U.S. government contract, diagnostic imaging, IT solutions
News | Business | August 23, 2016
Agfa HealthCare announced that the U.S. government has awarded the company its DIN-PACS IV (Digital Imaging Network/...
Novarad, NovaPACS, NovaRIS, Watts Healthcare Corp., Los Angeles
News | PACS | August 22, 2016
Watts Healthcare Corp. (WHCC), one of the largest healthcare providers in southern California, selected Novarad’s ...
Fujifilm, Aspire Cristalle mammography system, Parascript AccuDetect, computer-aided detection software, Mena Regional Health System, Arkansas hospital

AccuDetect CAD software image courtesy of Parascript

News | Breast Imaging | August 22, 2016
Parascript announced that Mena Regional Health System (MRHS), Mena, Ark., has adopted Fujifilm’s Aspire Cristalle and...
atomic bombs, radiation exposure, long-term health effects, Bertrand Jordan, study
News | Radiation Dose Management | August 19, 2016
The detonation of atomic bombs over the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945 resulted in horrific...
HIE, health information exchanges, participation strategy, Binghamton University
News | Information Technology | August 18, 2016
The U.S. healthcare industry has failed to create and sustain an efficient network for storing and sharing patient...
Agfa Healthcare, Enterprise Imaging, peer60 report, most recommended image sharing vendor
News | Enterprise Imaging | August 16, 2016
Research firm peer60, in a recently published review of healthcare imaging and technology vendors, found that...
Videos | Enterprise Imaging | August 16, 2016
Interview with Jef Williams, managing partner, Paragon Consulting Partners, on the essential elements of building an
RadNet, Medic Vision, SafeCT Enterprise, SafeCT-29, XR-29, low-dose computed tomography
News | Radiation Dose Management | August 16, 2016
August 16, 2016 – RadNet Inc. and Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd.
Videos | Analytics Software | August 16, 2016
Interview with Kent Hutson, M.D., CPE, of Radiology Alliance in Nashville, Tenn., on the principles of data mining an
AHRA, Toshiba, ninth annual Putting Patients First grant program, patient care and safety, diagnostic imaging
News | Radiation Dose Management | August 12, 2016
The Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) and Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. announced the ninth year...
Richardson Healthcare, SafeCT-29, CT radiation dose management, computed tomography, Medic Vision
News | Radiation Dose Management | August 11, 2016
August 11, 2016 — Richardson Healthcare recently announced the addition of Medic Vision Imaging Solutions’ SafeCT-29
Vital Images, AHRA 2016, healthcare imaging informatics, HII, Vitrea Advanced Visualization, Vitality IQ Imaging Practice Management

Vitality IQ Imaging Practice Management

News | Enterprise Imaging | August 11, 2016
Vital Images Inc. featured its healthcare imaging informatics (HII) solutions for enterprise interoperability at the...
Sectra DoseTrack, radiation dose monitoring software, agreement, Premier Inc.
News | Radiation Dose Management | August 10, 2016
August 10, 2016 — International medical imaging IT company Sectra announced it has been awarded a group purchasing ag
Agfa Healthcare, Enterprise Imaging, UMass Memorial Health Care
News | Enterprise Imaging | August 10, 2016
August 10, 2016 — Agfa HealthCare recently announced that University of Massachusetts Memorial Health Care (UMass Mem
PACS, deconstructing PACS, enterpriuse imaging, the deconstruction of PACS
Feature | PACS | August 10, 2016 | Tom Watson, RCVT, Matt Adams, MBA, and Cris Bennett, R.T. (R)(MR)/Michael J. Cannavo
There has been a lot of talk about "deconstructing" PACS. But what does this mean, and how could it affect the way you...
News | Enterprise Imaging | August 05, 2016
Apollo Enterprise Imaging Corp announced that it has entered into a strategic agreement with Quest Diagnostics to...
Osteoarthritis
News | Clinical Study | August 05, 2016
A promising imaging technology that measures bone health at the microscopic level could help doctors detect...
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