Agfa promotes Pryor to replace Waaser
February 5, 2001 -- Agfa has appointed Robert Pryor as president, medical imaging North America, replacing Ernest Waaser following his resignation last month.
Dynamic lands RIS sales
February 5, 2001 -- Dynamic Healthcare Technologies has received several new orders for its RadPlus radiology information system.
Philips, Agilent deal hits U.S. snag
February 2, 2001 -- Royal Philips Electronics’ pending acquisition of Agilent Technologies’ Healthcare Solutions Group of Palo Alto, CA, has hit another regulatory bump.
Breast conference to address mammogram availability
February 1, 2001 -- As medical insurance cutbacks make it harder for women to get mammograms, breast cancer screening is facing a reimbursement crisis, according to the National Consortium of Breast Centers.
GE buys Per-Se’s ProgRIS
February 1, 2001 -- GE Medical Systems Information Technologies has added a radiology information systems offering to its portfolio by purchasing Per-Se Technologies’ ProgRIS product.
Voxar signs on Italian VAR
February 1, 2001 -- 3-D software developer Voxar said that Italian reseller Swing Consultant SRL has agreed to serve as a value-added reseller for the Edinburgh, Scotland-based firm.
Colorado MedTech gets FDA warning letter
January 31, 2001 -- Medical products and outsourcing services firm Colorado MedTech today announced its receipt of a warning letter from the Food and Drug Administration.
Kaiser Permanente picks Emageon for archiving
January 31, 2001 -- Archiving firm Emageon has been selected by Kaiser Permanente to manage Kaiser's archiving of diagnostic images.
Imatron posts record Q4, year-end results
January 31, 2001 -- Electron-beam tomography vendor Imatron reported record revenues of $62.4 million in 2000, up 66% from 1999 revenues of $37.5 million.