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.

RSNA Launches Artificial Intelligence Initiatives for 2018 and Beyond
News | Artificial Intelligence | August 02, 2018

August 2, 2018 — The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) recently announced that it will offer its members...

Videos | Artificial Intelligence | August 01, 2018

A discussion with Steve Jiang, Ph.D., director of the medical...

Konica Minolta Hosting Lunch and Learn at 23rd Annual Mammography Meeting in Santa Fe
News | Breast Imaging | July 31, 2018

July 31, 2018 — Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. will sponsor a lunch and learn featuring its Exa Mammo...

Children's Hospital Colorado to Manage Medical Images Via the Cloud With Nucleus.io Platform
News | Remote Viewing Systems | July 30, 2018

July 30, 2018 — NucleusHealth and Children’s Hospital Colorado’s (Children’s Colorado) Center for Innovation have...

MIM Software Inc. Collaborating With Radialogica to Provide Monte Carlo Dose Calculation
News | Radiation Therapy | July 30, 2018

July 30, 2018 — MIM Software Inc. announced its intention to collaborate with Radialogica to provide an integrated,...

New RayCare and RayStation Releases on Show at AAPM
Technology | Radiation Therapy | July 26, 2018

July 26, 2018 — RaySearch will exhibit its latest advances in...

Sectra radiation dose monitoring software can help manage radiation dose from multiple medical imaging modalities.
News | Radiation Dose Management | July 25, 2018

July 25, 2018 – Sectra will install its cloud-based,...

DR 800 multi-purpose digital imaging system with Dynamic Musica
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | July 20, 2018

Agfa displayed the new DR 800 multi-purpose digital imaging system with Dynamic ...

Fujifilm to Host Pediatric Imaging Best Practices Symposium at AHRA 2018
News | Pediatric Imaging | July 18, 2018

July 18, 2018 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. announced that it will offer educational opportunities and...

CT Decision Instrument Reliably Guides Pediatric Blunt Trauma imaging Decisions

This is a four-site prospective observational cohort. Image courtesy of Kirsty Challen, B.Sc., MBCHB, MRES, Ph.D., Lancashire Teaching Hospitals, United Kingdom.

News | Clinical Decision Support | July 18, 2018

July 18, 2018 — A new study finds The Pediatric NEXUS Head...

Study Points to Need for Performance Standards for EHR Usability and Safety
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | July 18, 2018

July 18, 2018 —A novel new study provides compelling evidence that the design, development and implementation of...

Artificial Intelligence Provides Faster, Clearer MRI Scans

A new artificial-intelligence-based approach to image reconstruction, called AUTOMAP, yields higher quality images from less data, reducing radiation doses for CT and PET and shortening scan times for MRI. Shown here are MR images reconstructed from the same data with conventional approaches, at left, and AUTOMAP, at right. Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital

News | Artificial Intelligence | July 17, 2018

July 17, 2018 — A research team with funding from the National Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (...

RaySearch Releases New Version of RayCare OIS
Technology | Oncology Information Management Systems (OIMS) | July 13, 2018

July 13, 2018 — RaySearch has released RayCare 2A, the latest version of its flagship...

iSchemaView Brings RAPID Imaging Platform to Australia and New Zealand
News | Stroke | July 13, 2018

July 13, 2018 – iSchemaView has signed Diagnostic Imaging Australia (DIA) to be the exclusive distributor for the...

2019 Proposed Physician Fee Schedule Appropriate Use Criteria Summary
Feature | Clinical Decision Support | July 13, 2018 | Nathan Baugh

On July 12, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the proposed rule for the 2019 Physician...

Guerbet, IBM Watson Health Partner on Artificial Intelligence for Liver Imaging
News | Clinical Decision Support | July 10, 2018

July 10, 2018 — Guerbet announced it has signed an exclusive joint development agreement with IBM Watson Health to...

Healcerion Receives FDA Approval for Sonon 300L Handheld Ultrasound Device
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | July 09, 2018

July 9, 2018 — South Korea-based Healcerion launched the Sonon 300L wireless handheld...

Major Teaching Hospital Bridges Users, Builds Believers, and Broadens Image Accessibility
Sponsored Content | Case Study | PACS | July 09, 2018

One of the Northeast’s major teaching hospitals is an international leader in virtually every area of medicine. It...

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Sponsored Content | Whitepapers | PACS | July 09, 2018

The move toward value-based reimbursement (VBR) models is putting pressure on healthcare organizations to modernize...