Paxeramed launches CarePassport at SIIM 2015
May 29, 2015 -- Paxeramed is launching CarePassport, new software for enabling patient engagement with radiology, at this week's Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) meeting.
SIIM 2015: Data Fish catches image samples for research
May 28, 2015 -- NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - A new data-mining algorithm goes beyond the capabilities of most software applications to unearth subtle imaging findings in vast PACS databases, and could be beneficial for research applications, according to a presentation on Thursday at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) 2015 annual meeting.
SIIM 2015: Imaging informatics has role in new healthcare
May 28, 2015 -- NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - In a turbulent healthcare environment rife with consolidation, standardization, and integration, imaging informatics professionals have much to offer, consultant Donald Dennison told attendees on Thursday during the opening session of the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) meeting.
How to make VNA lemonade from stage 2 MU's lemons
May 28, 2015 -- For many healthcare organizations, the stage 2 meaningful use (MU) criteria will mean some heavy lifting for the folks tasked with managing diagnostic images and integrating them with electronic health records. But there is lemonade to be made from what feels like lemons to many chief information officers through the creation of a community-based image archive.
ClearData closes $25M in funding
May 28, 2015 -- Cloud computing services provider ClearData has closed $25 million in funding.
Agfa launches image exchange package at SIIM
May 28, 2015 -- Agfa HealthCare has launched a new image exchange program at this week's Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) annual meeting in Washington, DC.
LifeImage secures $17.5M in financing
May 28, 2015 -- Medical image sharing provider LifeImage has closed a $17.5 million round of financing led by Cambia Health Solutions of Portland, OR.
Nuance ships version 3.0 of PowerScribe 360
May 28, 2015 -- Nuance Communications has begun shipping its 3.0 version of PowerScribe 360, a radiology reporting and communication platform.
Varian teams with Flatiron Health
May 26, 2015 -- Varian Medical Systems has formed a strategic alliance with oncology software developer Flatiron Health to develop electronic health record, data analytics, and decision-support software for cancer treatment centers.
Mobile App Spotlight: Mammography Localizer
May 20, 2015 -- AuntMinnie.com presents the next article in an ongoing series highlighting notable mobile apps in radiology. In this installment, we take a look at Mammography Localizer, an iOS app developed by Dr. John Bisges to help users learn how to localize breast lesions.