HIMSS

This channel contains news about the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), including coverage of its annual meeting. HIMSS is a leading resource for health information technology (IT).This includes all health IT components, including electronic medical records (EMR), PACS, subspecialty reporting systems, remote viewing systemscybersecurity and archive/storage

Medical Imaging AI Fundings Tops $1.2 Billion Worldwide
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 04, 2019
February 4, 2019 — In 2018, capital investment in companies developing artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled medical...
Blog | Cybersecurity | February 04, 2019
Cyber hackers pose a worsening threat to radiology and the rest of medical imaging. This risk might be reduced, however...
Podcast | Cybersecurity | February 04, 2019
Cyber hackers pose a worsening threat to radiology and the rest of medical imaging. This risk might be reduced, however...
European Society of Radiology and GE Partner on Artificial Intelligence for ECR 2019
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 01, 2019
February 1, 2019 — The European Society of Radiology (ESR) and GE Healthcare are partnering on artificial intelligence...
Konica Minolta Releases Sonimage HS1 Ultrasound Software Upgrade
News | Ultrasound Imaging | January 31, 2019
January 31, 2019 – Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. released a new software upgrade for the Sonimage HS1...
Philips Collaborates With MIM Software on Radiation Therapy Treatment Planning
News | Treatment Planning | January 31, 2019
January 31, 2019 — Philips announced a collaboration with imaging solutions provider MIM Software Inc. to improve...
FDA Clears Magnetom Lumina 3T MRI From Siemens Healthineers
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 30, 2019
January 30, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Magnetom Lumina 3 Tesla (3T) magnetic...
Roche Launches uPath Enterprise Digital Pathology Software
Technology | Digital Pathology | January 24, 2019
January 24, 2019 — Roche announced the launch of its new uPath enterprise software for digital pathology. The software...
Charlotte Radiology Chooses Sectra as Breast Imaging Vendor
News | Breast Imaging | January 23, 2019
January 23, 2019 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra will install its enterprise breast...
Partners HealthCare Chooses Visage 7 for Enterprise Imaging
News | Enterprise Imaging | January 18, 2019
January 18, 2019 – Visage Imaging Inc. announced the signing of Partners HealthCare, the largest health system in...
Philips Launches Azurion With FlexArm
Technology | Angiography | January 17, 2019
January 17, 2019 — Philips announced the launch of Azurion with FlexArm, designed to enhance positioning flexibility...
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Partners With Philips for Health IT and Clinical Informatics
News | Enterprise Imaging | January 16, 2019
January 16, 2019 – Philips announced that NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital has chosen to implement the company’s...
Pacific Northwest VA Network Selects Carestream as Enterprise PACS Supplier
News | PACS | January 08, 2019
January 8, 2019 — Carestream has been awarded a multimillion-dollar healthcare information technology (IT) contract for...
Lunit Announces New Prominent Radiology Advisory Board Members
News | Artificial Intelligence | December 11, 2018
December 11, 2018 — Medical artificial intelligence (AI) software company Lunit announced three new members of its...
Developing a “cloud-first” strategy has helped with efficiency and cost savings
Feature | Archive Cloud Storage | July 05, 2018 | By Greg Freiherr
The need to protect patient images and other clinical data from disasters is increasing, just as doing so is getting...
How image sharing through a health information exchange benefits patients while saving time and money is depicted in this slide shown at HIMSS 2018. Graphic courtesy of Karan Mansukhani.

How image sharing through a health information exchange benefits patients while saving time and money is depicted in this slide shown at HIMSS 2018. Graphic courtesy of Karan Mansukhani.

Feature | Information Technology | June 05, 2018 | By Greg Freiherr
A regional image exchange system is saving lives and reducing radiology costs in Maryland by improving the efficiency...
Laurel Bridge Introduces Waypoint Consolidated Modality Worklist at SIIM 2018
Technology | PACS Accessories | May 10, 2018
May 10, 2018 — Laurel Bridge Software announced the introduction of the Waypoint Consolidated Modality Worklist....
Feature | Remote Viewing Systems | May 03, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis
As healthcare systems continue to expand through consolidation and the amount of data generated by patients grows...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Enterprise Imaging | April 25, 2018
Organizations who are embarking on an enterprise imaging journey share many of the same questions and concerns...
NTT Data, DataFirst Partner to Expand Advanced Healthcare AI Capabilities
News | Artificial Intelligence | March 30, 2018
March 30, 2018 — NTT Data Services this week announced a partnership with DataFirst Inc. to deliver clinical artificial...