RSNA plans to bring back Centennial Showcase
March 31, 2015 -- The RSNA said its Centennial Showcase exhibit will return to this year's annual meeting as part of the society's ongoing centennial celebration.
Calif. woman awarded $28M in delayed MRI case
March 31, 2015 -- A California woman has been awarded more than $28 million by a jury that found that Kaiser Permanente doctors were negligent in delaying an MRI scan that could have detected an aggressive cancerous tumor.
Cascella to replace Saragnese at Philips imaging unit
March 30, 2015 -- Gene Saragnese is retiring on May 1 as head of the medical imaging business at Philips Healthcare and will be replaced by former Hologic chief executive Robert Cascella.
Hitachi Aloka expands ABUS agreement with iVu
March 30, 2015 -- Hitachi Aloka Medical has signed an agreement to become the exclusive worldwide distributor of the Sofia automated breast ultrasound (ABUS) system from iVu Imaging.
Senate adjourns without passing SGR bill
March 27, 2015 -- The U.S. Senate adjourned on Friday for a two-week recess without passing legislation designed to permanently fix the flawed sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula governing changes to Medicare payment rates.
Ergospect signs U.S. service deal with Carolina Medical
March 27, 2015 -- Ergospect of Innsbruck, Austria, has signed an exclusive repair agreement with Carolina Medical Parts of Winston-Salem, NC.
ND moves to license technologists
March 27, 2015 -- North Dakota has passed a measure that sets licensing standards and expands the responsibilities of the state's radiologic technologists, radiation therapists, radiologist assistants, nuclear medicine technologists, and sonographers.
FDA clears mobile version of Voyant's TraumaCad
March 27, 2015 -- Voyant Health has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration clearance for its TraumaCad Mobile digital templating software for mobile devices.
MRI links head injuries to brain aging
March 27, 2015 -- British researchers have found that the brains of people with serious head injuries show signs similar to those of rapid aging.
Focused Ultrasound Foundation wins $1M grant
March 27, 2015 -- The Focused Ultrasound Foundation has received a one-year, $1 million challenge grant from an anonymous donor.