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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.

Henry Ford Hospital's ViewRay MRIdian linear accelerator system allows real-time MRI-guided radiotherapy.

Henry Ford Hospital's ViewRay MRIdian linear accelerator system allows real-time MRI-guided radiotherapy.

Feature | Henry Ford Hospital | May 21, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor

Henry Ford Hospital thought leaders regularly speak at the radiation oncology and radiology conferences about new...

AI Detects Unsuspected Lung Cancer in Radiology Reports, Augments Clinical Follow-up
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 20, 2019

May 20, 2019 — Digital Reasoning announced results from its automated radiology report analytics research. In a...

Tru-Vu Monitors Releases New Medical-Grade Touch Screen Display
Technology | Flat Panel Displays | May 17, 2019

May 17, 2019 — Tru-Vu Monitors released the new MMZBTP-21.5G-X 21.5” medical-grade...

Brain images that have been pre-reviewed by the Viz.AI artificial intelligence software to identify a stroke. The software automatically sends and alert to the attending physician's smartphone with links to the imaging for a final human assessment to help speed the time to diagnosis and treatment. Depending on the type of stroke, quick action is needed to either activate the neuro-interventional lab or to administer tPA. Photo by Dave Fornell.

Brain images that have been pre-reviewed by the Viz.AI artificial intelligence software to identify a stroke. The software automatically sends and alert to the attending physician's smartphone with links to the imaging for a final human assessment to help speed the time to diagnosis and treatment. Depending on the type of stroke, quick action is needed to either activate the neuro-interventional lab or to administer tPA. Photo by Dave Fornell.

Feature | Artificial Intelligence | May 17, 2019 | Inga Shugalo

With its increasing role in medical imaging,...

3 Recommendations to Better Understand HIPAA Compliance
Feature | Information Technology | May 17, 2019 | Carol Amick

According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), about 70 percent of organizations are not...

The webinar "Realizing the Value of Enterprise Imaging: 5 Key Strategies for Success" will outline how to improve patient care, lower costs and reduce IT complexity through a well-designed enterprise Imaging strategy.  Change Healthcare
Webinar | Enterprise Imaging | May 16, 2019

The webinar "Realizing the Value of Enterprise Imaging: 5 Key Strategies for Success" will outline how to improve...

Videos | Advanced Visualization | May 16, 2019

This is an example of how virtual reality is being used in neuro-radiology to better evaluate patients using...

Clarius Releases Clarius Live Ultrasound Telemedicine Solution
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | May 15, 2019

May 15, 2019 — Clarius Mobile Health released a...

Icon Launches New Clinical Trial Patient Engagement Platform
Technology | Patient Engagement | May 14, 2019

May 14, 2019 — Icon plc announced the release of its web-based...

King's College London and NVIDIA Build U.K.'s First AI Platform for NHS Hospitals

King's College London will implement NVIDIA DGX-2 systems for AI research in the first phase of the project.

News | Artificial Intelligence | May 13, 2019

May 13, 2019 — NVIDIA and King’s College London announced they are partnering to build an...

FDA Approves Zebra Medical Vision's HealthPNX AI Chest X-ray Triage Product
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | May 13, 2019

May 13, 2019 — Zebra Medical Vision has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for...

AIMed conference in artificial intelligence in radiology, medical imaging.
Feature | Artificial Intelligence | May 13, 2019

The integration of artificial...

IBA Partnering to Develop Advanced Digital Proton Therapy Technologies in Belgium
News | Proton Therapy | May 10, 2019

May 10, 2019 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) announced a research agreement with Skandionkliniken, Université...

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Blog | Information Technology | May 09, 2019

I miss the days when the difference between meaningful and meaningless was apparent; when the line separating...

Novel Artificial Intelligence Method Predicts Future Risk of Breast Cancer
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 08, 2019

May 8, 2019 — Researchers from two major institutions have developed a new tool with advanced...

Chipmunk Health Chooses Philips HealthSuite for Telehealth Services
News | Teleradiology | May 06, 2019

May 6, 2019 — Philips announced that telehealth service provider Chipmunk Health, with locations in the Netherlands...