Merge adds to Okla. installation
March 17, 2015 -- RIS/PACS and advanced visualization firm Merge Healthcare said it will provide its Merge Hemo and Merge Cardio software to Duncan Regional Hospital in Duncan, OK.
Ikonopedia installs MQSA system in Ky.
March 17, 2015 -- Breast imaging software developer Ikonopedia has installed its Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA) management system at Kentucky Breast Care in Russell Springs, KY.
Enterprise IT to enable new generation of systems
March 12, 2015 -- With the rapid spread of IT systems, control of radiology IT is increasingly being dictated by hospital IT departments and executive leadership, but new enterprise healthcare IT also offers the opportunity for radiologists to regain control through "modularization" of departmental IT applications, says industry analyst Stephen Holloway.
Imaging analysis firm nets $4.5M in financing
March 10, 2015 -- Imaging analytics software start-up HealthMyne said it has received $4.5 million in a Series A investment round.
TomTec nets FDA OK for new software
March 9, 2015 -- TomTec Imaging Systems has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its TomTec-Arena software.
Philips ECR highlights include IntelliSpace Portal upgrade
March 7, 2015 -- VIENNA - The latest version of its IntelliSpace Portal platform is among the ECR 2015 highlights for Philips Healthcare. The company is also showing recently introduced technology ranging from its IQon spectral CT scanner to its DoseWise Portal radiation dose management program.
Siemens makes play for social radiology at ECR 2015
March 7, 2015 -- VIENNA - Siemens Healthcare wants its customer base to get more social. To that end, the company is using this week's ECR 2015 to launch teamplay, an ambitious healthcare IT platform designed to promote interaction and collaboration among its users.
GE launches products in MRI, ultrasound, HIT at ECR 2015
March 6, 2015 -- VIENNA - GE Healthcare is highlighting a pair of new MRI scanners, Signa Creator and Signa Explorer, making their global launch at this week's ECR 2015 meeting. The company is also rolling out its new Logiq P9 ultrasound scanner, as well as Centricity xSite, a new healthcare IT platform designed to improve radiology reporting across multiple healthcare enterprises.
Fuji to show latest in echo reporting at ACC
March 6, 2015 -- Fujifilm Medical Systems USA plans to show the latest in its echocardiography structured reporting technology at the upcoming American College of Cardiology (ACC) annual meeting in San Diego.
Video from ECR 2015: Dr. Erik Ranschaert on mobile IT
March 5, 2015 -- VIENNA - Don't reveal patient information in social media and take care when it comes to using tablets and other devices, warns Dr. Erik Ranschaert, a staff radiologist in the Netherlands, in an interview with AuntMinnieEurope.com Editor-in-Chief Philip Ward at ECR 2015.