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#COVID19 #Coronavirus #2019nCoV #Wuhanvirus #SARScov2 U.S. Army Spc. Jonathon Hyde and Spc. Casymn Harrison from the 1434th Engineer Company, Grayling, Mich., Michigan National Guard, prepare patient rooms at TCF Regional Care Center in Detroit in advance of receiving COVID-19 patients, April 9, 2020 #COVID19 #Coronavirus #2019nCoV #Wuhanvirus #SARScov2

U.S. Army Spc. Jonathon Hyde and Spc. Casymn Harrison from the 1434th Engineer Company, Grayling, Mich., Michigan National Guard, prepare patient rooms at TCF Regional Care Center in Detroit in advance of receiving COVID-19 patients, April 9, 2020. The TCF Center in Detroit has been converted into a 970-bed alternative care facility for COVID-19 patients by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, in partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Michigan National Guard. (Photo courtesy of U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Scott Thompson)

Feature | Coronavirus (COVID-19) | April 15, 2020 | By Melinda Taschetta-Millane and Dave Fornell
In an effort to keep the imaging field updated on the latest information being released on coronavirus (COVID-19), the...
#COVID19 #Coronavirus #2019nCoV #Wuhanvirus #SARScov2 U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams, M.D., M.Ph demonstrates how the general public can make their own face masks for non-clinical use.

U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams, M.D., M.Ph. demonstrates how the general public can make their own face masks for non-clinical use.

News | Coronavirus (COVID-19) | April 04, 2020 | By Melinda Taschetta-Millane
April 4, 2020 — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revised its recommendations, stating that everyone...
An illustration of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) from the CDC. #coronavirus #COVID19 #COVID-2019 #2019nCoV

An illustration of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) from the CDC.

Feature | Coronavirus (COVID-19) | February 25, 2020 | Dave Fornell, Editor
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said it is working to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus...
William T. Thorwarth, M.D., FACR, chief executive officer of the ACR

William T. Thorwarth, M.D., FACR, chief executive officer of the ACR

News | Population Health | December 13, 2019
December 13, 2019 — The bipartisan policy framework to address “surprise medical bills,” released by the House Ways...
he “surprise billing” plan unveiled recently by Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN), Representatives Frank Pallone (D-NJ), and Greg Walden (R-OR), must be improved to gain American College of Radiology (ACR) support

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News | Population Health | December 11, 2019
December 11, 2019 — The “surprise billing” plan unveiled recently by Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN), Representatives...
Legislation ends surprise medical bills; funds Community Health Centers for five years; increases the purchasing age of tobacco to 21; lowers prescription drug and other medical costs by requiring more transparency and competition
News | Population Health | December 09, 2019
December 9, 2019 — Senate Health Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and House Energy and Commerce Committee...
AIMed conference in artificial intelligence in radiology, medical imaging.
Feature | Artificial Intelligence | May 13, 2019
The integration of artificial intelligence (AI) into medicine has by far been the hottest topic at nearly all medical...
Mobile App Data Collection Shows Promise for Population Health Surveys
News | Population Health | January 10, 2019
January 10, 2019 — Mobile app data collection can bring access to more potential clinical study participants, reduce...
Feature | Population Health | September 07, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis
Over the last several years in the U.S., healthcare providers have been trying to shift their focus to more preventive...
Videos | Clinical Decision Support | March 22, 2018
Jonathan Teich, M.D., chief medical information officer for InterSystems, discusses the growth of clinical decision...
Siemens Healthineers Introduces Proactive Follow-up Application at HIMSS 2018
News | PACS Accessories | March 13, 2018
March 13, 2018 — At the 2018 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Annual Conference &...
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...
Siemens Healthineers Signs Service Agreement With WhidbeyHealth Community Health System
News | Population Health | November 14, 2017
November 14, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers and WhidbeyHealth of Washington State have signed a ten-year, enterprise-wide...
lifeIMAGE Becomes New Technology Partner with Google Cloud
News | PACS | November 08, 2017
November 8, 2017 — lifeIMAGE announced a new collaboration with Google Cloud Platform (GCP) to help mature global...
Siemens Healthineers Supports Population Health Management With Planned Acquisition of Medicalis
News | Clinical Decision Support | April 19, 2017
April 19, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers plans to expand its Population Health Management (PHM) portfolio with the...
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Feature | Information Technology | April 11, 2017 | By Dhaval Shah and Prasanth Kollaikal
The enormity of changes in the field of medical imaging technology is hard to fathom. In an article on this topic,...
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Sponsored Content | Case Study | PACS | April 10, 2017
Not unlike other facilities, Western Reserve Hospital in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, has been trying to figure out how to...
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...
Siemens, Northwell Health Research, population health study, improve outcomes
News | Population Health | January 11, 2017
January 11, 2017 — With a common vision focused on improving health outcomes and reducing healthcare spending, Siemens...
Videos | Analytics Software | August 16, 2016
Interview with Kent Hutson, M.D., CPE, of Radiology Alliance in Nashville, Tenn., on the principles of data mining and...