Client Outlook teams with Nuance
November 19, 2015 -- Client Outlook is partnering with Nuance Communications to offer its eUnity viewing software as part of the Nuance PowerShare image sharing network.
ACR launches radiology reporting software
November 19, 2015 -- The American College of Radiology (ACR) has introduced ACR Assist, a vendor-neutral software application designed to help radiologists produce structured, actionable reports.
Forget Watson -- it's the pigeons you should worry about
November 18, 2015 -- If you think artificial intelligence could replace radiologists someday, there may be a new menace: It turns out that pigeons can distinguish benign from malignant tissue and identify certain cancer features with similar accuracy as their human counterparts, according to a new study published in PLOS One.
Nuance readies PowerScribe 360 release for RSNA 2015
November 18, 2015 -- Nuance Communications will unveil version 3.5 of its PowerScribe 360 radiology reporting and communication software at the upcoming RSNA meeting in Chicago.
MedQ adds teleradiology installation
November 18, 2015 -- Radiology informatics firm MedQ has signed Radiology Consultants of the Midwest as a new customer.
HealthMyne adds integration with Epic
November 17, 2015 -- Imaging analytics start-up HealthMyne has added the ability to integrate data from electronic health record firm Epic with its quantitative image analysis platform.
AMIA urges CMS to rethink payment policies
November 17, 2015 -- Officials from the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) are urging the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to use new payment policies to reassess how providers are required to use informatics tools, and to rethink how quality is measured in a digital world.
DICOM Grid boosts its bank account
November 12, 2015 -- Cloud-based software developer DICOM Grid announced it has raised an additional $3 million in venture capital, bringing its total funding to $34 million.
CMS pushes back deadline for imaging decision support
November 11, 2015 -- The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has postponed its January 1, 2017, deadline for physicians to start ordering advanced imaging studies with clinical decision-support software that is based on appropriate use criteria.
MedCurrent to show upgraded CDS software at RSNA 2015
November 11, 2015 -- Clinical decision-support (CDS) software developer MedCurrent plans to release version 3.0 of its CDS at RSNA 2015.