The 2022 PACSman Awards: The RSNA and WWII
December 1, 2022 -- Imaging industry consultant Michael J. Cannavo, aka the PACSman, may not have made it to Chicago this year for RSNA 2022. Fortunately, he was still able to produce his popular PACSman awards for the meeting. Read More
Philips emphasizes AI, workflow at RSNA 2022
December 1, 2022 -- CHICAGO - With an eye on helping radiologists to become more efficient, collaborate, and avoid burnout, Philips focused on its new artificial intelligence (AI) and imaging informatics offerings at RSNA 2022. Read More
GE leans into improving patient outcomes, healthcare efficiency
November 29, 2022 -- CHICAGO - At this year's RSNA meeting, GE Healthcare is focusing on two goals: improving patient outcomes and boosting the efficiency of the healthcare enterprise. Promotion of these themes comes just weeks before GE is set to spin off its healthcare division into a standalone firm to be called GE HealthCare, which it plans to do in January. Read More
Take a road trip to discover true state of radiology, Halliday urges
November 28, 2022 -- Hop on a bus or jump on the train if you really want to find out what's happening in imaging departments, Dr. Kath Halliday, president of the U.K. Royal College of Radiologists (RCR), told RSNA 2022 attendees at a special session held in Chicago on Monday. Read More
The PACSMan Pontificates: RSNA 2022 -- Should I stay or should I go?
November 27, 2022 -- Imaging industry consultant Michael J. Cannavo, aka the PACSman, is attending RSNA 2022 virtually this year. He shares his thoughts on the pros and cons of virtual versus in-person attendance. Read More
One-fourth of disadvantaged patients don't undergo follow-up imaging
October 27, 2022 -- A quarter of socioeconomically disadvantaged patients don't receive the follow-up imaging recommended for them, a study published October 26 in the American Journal of Roentgenology has found. Read More
Outpatient imaging, teleradiology shape U.S. radiology market
October 19, 2022 -- Amy Thompson and Arun Gill of Signify Research delve into the market dynamics driving growth in the utilization of outpatient imaging and teleradiology services in the U.S. market. Read More
Google Cloud unveils Medical Imaging Suite platform
October 4, 2022 -- Google Cloud has launched Medical Imaging Suite, a platform designed to facilitate interoperability between medical imaging facilities and foster the development of artificial intelligence algorithms. Read More
The PACSman Pontificates: Ch-ch-ch-ch changes
October 3, 2022 -- When thinking about replacing a PACS or enterprise imaging system, oftentimes the existing vendor is never seriously considered. But maybe they should be, according to the PACSman, Michael J. Cannavo. Read More
Changing CT order entry process helps cut contrast media use
August 5, 2022 -- Modifying the imaging order entry process in an electronic health record can significantly reduce the number of CT exams that require iodinated contrast agents, according to research published on August 3 in the American Journal of Roentgenology. Read More