Patient Engagement

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Agfa Introduces Improved Engage Suite for Integrated Care
News | Patient Engagement | February 16, 2018
February 16, 2018 — At the 2018 Healthcare and Information Management Systems Society annual meeting (HIMSS18), Agfa...
AHRA and Canon Medical Systems Announce 2017 Putting Patients First Grant Winners
News | Patient Engagement | February 14, 2018
February 14, 2018 — The Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) and Canon Medical Systems recently announced...
Patients Lack Information About Imaging Exams
News | Patient Engagement | February 14, 2018
February 14, 2018 — Patients and their caregivers desire information about upcoming imaging examinations, but many are...
Nine in Ten Clinicians to Use Mobile Technology at Bedside by 2022
News | Mobile Devices | January 31, 2018
January 31, 2018 – Zebra Technologies Corp. announced the results of its Future of Healthcare: 2022 Hospital Vision...
JACR Article Examines Coverage and Readability of Patient Radiology Resources
News | Patient Engagement | January 24, 2018
January 24, 2018 — A new study explores which radiology glossaries provide language most easily understood by patients...
American College of Radiology Releases New Patient-Oriented Appropriateness Criteria Summaries
News | Patient Engagement | January 19, 2018
January 19, 2018 — New Appropriateness Criteria (AC) Patient Summaries from the American College of Radiology (ACR) can...
Philips Expands Population Health Management Business With Acquisition of VitalHealth
News | Population Health | December 28, 2017
December 28, 2017 — Philips recently announced that it acquired VitalHealth, a provider of cloud-based population...
Paxeramed Demonstrates Patient-Centric Image Sharing Platform at RSNA 2017
News | Mobile Devices | November 22, 2017
November 22, 2017 — Paxeramed will showcase its patient-centric imaging exchange, CareRad, at the 2017 Radiological...
Carestream Begins Shipping MyVue Center Self-Service Kiosk in Select Countries
News | PACS Accessories | November 16, 2017
November 16, 2017  — Carestream Health began shipping its MyVue Center Self-Service Kiosk that can enhance patients’...
Philips Announces Findings of Patient Experience in Imaging Research
News | Radiology Imaging | October 24, 2017
October 24, 2017 — Philips recently announced the key findings of its research focused on the patient experience in...
ACR Establishes Education Committee for Patient- and Family-Centered Care
News | Patient Engagement | August 09, 2017
August 9, 2017 — Members of the new Education Committee of the American College of Radiology (ACR) Commission on...
Radiologists Seek Greater Involvement in Patient Care
News | Patient Engagement | July 20, 2017
July 20, 2017 — Despite time and workload constraints, radiologists are looking for ways to become more directly...
Radiologists Seek Greater Involvement in Patient Care

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News | Radiology Business | June 13, 2017
Communication between patients and radiologists is a key element of patient-centered care, a major focus of the...
ACR Launches Free Online Resource for Patient- and Family-Centered Care
News | Patient Engagement | May 24, 2017
May 24, 2017 — The new American College of Radiology (ACR) Radiologist’s Toolkit for Patient- and Family-Centered Care...
ECRI Institute, top 10 patient safety concerns, 2017 report, information technology, healthcare
News | Information Technology | March 24, 2017
March 24, 2017 — Safe implementation of new technologies and therapies accompany classic patient safety challenges on...
Frost & Sullivan, 18 technologies, growth opportunities, global healthcare, information technology, 2025
News | Information Technology | January 16, 2017
January 16, 2017 — Frost & Sullivan, released a new report, “Vision 2025 – Future of Healthcare,” part of the...
Xcertia, new alliance, guidelines, mobile health applications
News | Mobile Devices | January 12, 2017
January 12, 2017 — Four organizations have announced they are forming a new, multi-stakeholder collaboration, Xcertia,...
patient satisfaction with radiologists
News | Radiology Business | January 04, 2017
January 4, 2017 – According to a new research study, most U.S. radiologists receive favorable satisfaction scores from...
ImageInbox Tele-Consultation Module to be Introduced at RSNA 2016
News | PACS Accessories | November 22, 2016
NexGenic, LLC, the developer of the image sharing solution ImageInbox, announced that its latest release includes cloud...
Carestream, MyVue Center Self-Service Kiosk, RSNA 2016
News | Remote Viewing Systems | November 16, 2016
November 16, 2016 — Carestream Health will showcase its MyVue Center Self-Service Kiosk, designed to enhance patients’...