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Siemens Healthineers, new brand name, healthcare
News | Radiology Business | May 04, 2016

May 4, 2016 — Today Siemens Healthcare unveiled its new brand name, Siemens Healthineers. The company said the new...

FDA, CDRH, national evaluation system, medical device development
Feature | Radiology Business | May 04, 2016

May 4, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it is building the foundations of a national...

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Feature | Radiology Business | April 29, 2016 | Dave Fornell

After five years of almost constant lobbying efforts and numerous attempts by the U.S. House to push through a...

News | Radiology Business | April 28, 2016

April 28, 2016 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and radiation oncologists nationwide hailed the...

HHS, Health and Human Services, proposed rule, MACRA, physician quality payment
News | Radiology Business | April 27, 2016

April 27, 2016 — The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a proposal to align and modernize how...

News | Interventional Radiology | April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016 — The American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) has launched Vascular Interventional...

News | Radiology Business | April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016 — MR Solutions and Vision RT were among the winners in the 2016 Queen’s Awards for Enterprise in the...

News | Radiology Business | April 21, 2016

April 21, 2016 — vRad (Virtual Radiologic) announced the recipients of its 2016 Radiology Business Management...

Siemens, teamplay, imaging analytics software

Siemens Teamplay analytics software can help monitor imaging system usage information, down to specific body parts, disease states and  X-ray doses used. The data can help improve workflow efficiency, see areas where additional imaging systems are needed or which machines or technologists are using the highest radiation doses.

Feature | Analytics Software | April 14, 2016 | Dave Fornell

With all areas of healthcare now migrating to electronic medical record (EMR) platforms, the data they contain can...

CMS, Comprehensive Primary Care Plus model, CPC+, multi-payer initiative
News | Radiology Business | April 11, 2016

April 11, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced its largest-ever initiative to...

ACR 2016, American College of Radiology, CT lung cancer screening program, sessions
News | Lung Cancer | April 07, 2016

April 7, 2016 — Radiologists can get the right stuff to build effective multidisciplinary teams and to advance the...

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Feature | Radiology Business | April 06, 2016 | Jeff Zagoudis

Born out of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act of 2009, the Meaningful...

CMS, Mapping Medicare Disparities Tool, MMD, healthcare quality
News | Analytics Software | March 29, 2016

March 29, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Office of Minority Health (CMS OMH) released a new...

News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 28, 2016

March 28, 2016 — Civco Medical Solutions announced that it has acquired PCI Medical, a market leader in high-level...

Blog | HIMSS | March 24, 2016

The need for improved efficiency in healthcare and the new requirements of U.S. healthcare reform have rapidly made...

ASTRO study, radiation therapy, rectal cancer, travel burden
News | Radiation Therapy | March 21, 2016

March 21, 2016 — Increased travel distance to a cancer treatment facility negatively impacts the likelihood that...

ACR, Outreach Committee, patient engagement, radiologists
News | Patient Engagement | March 16, 2016

March 16, 2016 — The newly appointed members of the American College of Radiology (ACR) Outreach Committee are...

CMS, ONC HIT, Medicaid, IT connectivity initiative, HIMSS 2016
News | Information Technology | March 14, 2016

March 14, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator for...

Technavio market report, global medical imaging market, refurbished systems
News | Radiology Imaging | March 10, 2016

March 10, 2016 — According to the latest research study released by Technavio, the global medical imaging market is...

Toshiba Medical Systems, acquisition, Canon
News | Radiology Business | March 09, 2016 | Jeff Zagoudis

March 9, 2016 — Japanese business magazine Nikkei Asian Review reported Wednesday that Canon has been named the...