GE Healthcare numbers stand out in gloomy Q3
October 20, 2017 -- Industrial conglomerate GE reported third quarter financial results that saw its GE Healthcare business stand out as a bright spot in an otherwise gloomy picture.
EchoPixel raises $8.5M in financing
October 20, 2017 -- Advanced visualization firm EchoPixel has raised $8.5 million in financing.
Report: Quebec radiologists bill needlessly for angiograms
October 19, 2017 -- Quebec radiologists have been billing the provincial health insurance agency for analyzing coronary angiograms -- sometimes years after the procedures were carried out -- at a cost of $2.4 million, according to a report by CBC News.
French court denies Varian effort to block Accuray deal
October 19, 2017 -- A French court has rejected an appeal filed by Varian Medical Systems to block the University Hospital of Tours' purchase of the TomoTherapy system from radiation oncology firm Accuray.
IAC launches new cardiovascular accreditation program
October 19, 2017 -- The Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) has released a new accreditation program for cardiovascular catheterization.
ACR launches website for Data Science Institute
October 19, 2017 -- The American College of Radiology (ACR) has created a new website for its Data Science Institute to provide information on the institute's efforts to advance, validate, and implement artificial intelligence in radiology.
Dicom Systems passes RSNA test
October 19, 2017 -- Health IT firm Dicom Systems has successfully completed the RSNA's Image Share Validation Program, which tests the compliance of vendor systems to accurately and efficiently exchange medical images.
Bracco Imaging acquires SurgVision
October 18, 2017 -- Bracco Imaging has acquired real-time fluorescence image-guided surgery firm SurgVision.
RSNA to publish 3 new online journals
October 18, 2017 -- The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) will begin publishing three new subspecialty online journals in 2019 on cancer imaging, cardiothoracic imaging, and machine learning/artificial intelligence.
Mednax acquires Texas-based radiology firm
October 18, 2017 -- National medical group Mednax has acquired Synergy Radiology Assoc. in a cash and equity transaction.