Conference Coverage

GE to Postpone Healthcare IPO Following Biopharmaceutical Business Sale
News | Radiology Business | February 25, 2019 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

February 25, 2019 — GE Healthcare announced Feb. 25 the sale of its biopharmaceutical business to Danaher, and GE...

Philips and Microsoft have partnered to develop an augmented reality system to help imporve workflow and procedural navigation in the cath lab. Physicians wearing visors can view and interact with true 3-D holograms above the patient on the table and manipulate the image with voice and hand motion commands to avoid breaking the sterile field.

Philips and Microsoft have partnered to develop an augmented reality system to help imporve workflow and procedural navigation in the cath lab. Physicians wearing visors can view and interact with true 3-D holograms above the patient on the table and manipulate the image with voice and hand motion commands to avoid breaking the sterile field. 

News | Advanced Visualization | February 25, 2019

February 25, 2019 — Philips will unveil a new...

FDA Clears Advancements for Viewray MRIdian Radiation Therapy System
Technology | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | February 21, 2019

February 21, 2019 — ViewRay Inc. received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to...

Agfa Receives FDA Clearance for DR 800 With Tomosynthesis
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | February 21, 2019

February 21, 2019 — Agfa Healthcare has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its DR...

Welch Road Imaging Integrates RamSoft PowerServer RIS/PACS With openDoctor
News | PACS Accessories | February 20, 2019

February 20, 2019 – Welch Road Imaging in California recently became the first RamSoft customer to integrate...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Enterprise Imaging | February 20, 2019

At RSNA 2018, Philips Healthcare introduced Performance Bridge as an integral part of its IntelliSpace Enterprise...

Philips Earns FDA Clearance for DigitalDiagnost C90 DR System
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | February 20, 2019

February 20, 2019 — Philips announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...

Philips Launches Zenition Mobile C-arm Platform
Technology | Mobile C-Arms | February 18, 2019

February 18, 2019 — Philips announced the launch of Philips Zenition, its new...

Amazon Comprehend Medical Brings Medical Language Processing to Healthcare
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 15, 2019

February 15, 2019 — Amazon recently announced Amazon Comprehend Medical, a new HIPAA-eligible...

New Targeted Therapy for Recurrent Brain Tumors Implanted for First Time
News | Radiation Therapy | February 15, 2019

February 15, 2019 – University of Minnesota Health (M Health) is the first in the United States to begin offering...

Fujifilm Exhibits Enterprise Imaging Solutions and Artificial Intelligence Initiative at HIMSS 2019
News | Enterprise Imaging | February 15, 2019

February 15, 2019 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. and Fujifilm SonoSite Inc. showcased their...

Novarad promotes data gathering, storage and exchange across the enterprise at HIMSS19

Novarad promotes data gathering, storage and exchange across the enterprise at HIMSS19. Photo by Greg Freiherr

Blog | Enterprise Imaging | February 15, 2019

The value companies place on collaboration was palpable on the floor of the annual meeting of the...

IBM Watson Health Announces New AI Collaborations With Leading Medical Centers
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 14, 2019

February 14, 2019 — IBM Watson Health announced plans to make a 10-year, $50 million investment in research...

Medivis Launches SurgicalAR Augmented Reality Platform
Technology | Virtual and Augmented Reality | February 14, 2019

February 14, 2019 — Medical imaging and visualization company Medivis officially unveiled SurgicalAR, its...

Office of the National Coordinator Releases Proposed Rule on Healthcare Data Interoperability
News | Information Technology | February 14, 2019

This story has been updated with additional information since its initial posting.

February 14, 2019 — The...

Siemens featured digitalization and the prospect of a “digital twin” in its HIMSS19 booth

Siemens featured digitalization and the prospect of a “digital twin” in its HIMSS19 booth. Photo by Greg Freiherr

Blog | Information Technology | February 14, 2019

At its booth on the exhibit floor of the annual Healthcare Information and...

Siemens Healthineers Demonstrates Artificial Intelligence, Healthcare Digitalization at HIMSS19
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 13, 2019

February 13, 2019 — At the 2019 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) global conference and...

PaxeraHealth Launching Universal Image Sharing Platform at ECR 2019
News | PACS Accessories | February 13, 2019

February 13, 2019 — PaxeraHealth will launch the PaxeraShare...