News In Brief
HIMSS, SIIM partner for enterprise imaging project
August 29, 2014 -- The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) are asking for volunteers to serve on a new joint workgroup on enterprise imaging.
Cardiology group to pay $1.3M in Stark case
August 29, 2014 -- A cardiology group in New York has agreed to pay the U.S. government $1.3 million to settle charges that it compensated physicians based on how many patients they referred for medical imaging scans.
IMRIS gets warning from Nasdaq
August 29, 2014 -- Image-guided therapy developer IMRIS has received a warning from Nasdaq that its stock does not meet the exchange's listing requirements.
Telemis grows annual revenue
August 29, 2014 -- PACS vendor Telemis saw growth in annual revenue and enjoyed its 12th consecutive year of profitability.
New optical imaging method could help drug addicts
August 28, 2014 -- A new technique for imaging and measuring how quickly blood flows in the brain could help researchers better understand and treat drug abuse, according to a study published in Biomedical Optics Express.
Acusphere pulls European bid for Imagify contrast
August 28, 2014 -- Ultrasound contrast developer Acusphere has voluntarily withdrawn a regulatory application in Europe for its Imagify ultrasound contrast agent for the detection of coronary artery disease.