RADPAC taps new board members
October 10, 2019 -- The Radiology Advocacy Alliance political action committee (RADPAC) has announced a new roster of board members, effective December 1. The members are appointed by the American College of Radiology Association's board of directors.
MITA releases medical device security standard
October 10, 2019 -- The Medical Imaging and Technology Alliance (MITA) has published a national standard for medical device security.
Mednax to sell MedData business
October 10, 2019 -- National medical group Mednax has agreed to sell its MedData business to Frazier Healthcare Partners of Seattle for $250 million.
Sofie signs deal with ABX for cGMP compliance
October 10, 2019 -- Molecular imaging developer Sofie Biosciences has signed an agreement with ABX Advanced Biochemical Compounds of Radeberg, Germany, for ABX to provide Sofie with current good manufacturing practice (cGMP) precursor and reference standards for Sophie's fibroblast activation protein inhibitor compounds.
HHS offers changes to self-referral, kickback laws
October 10, 2019 -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is proposing rule changes to the current physician self-referral law and the federal antikickback statute.
FDA offers guidance on coated devices
October 10, 2019 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a guidance document on what labeling and other information should be included when submitting premarket applications (PMAs) and 510(k) clearance applications for coated implantable medical devices.
ACR updates appropriateness criteria
October 9, 2019 -- The American College of Radiology (ACR) has released an updated version of its appropriateness criteria, which includes 189 diagnostic imaging and interventional radiology topics.
Moshiri named editor for RSNA Case Collection
October 9, 2019 -- The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) has named Dr. Mariam Moshiri as editor of the organization's new online RSNA Case Collection.
GE, Theragnostics partner on PSMA agent
October 9, 2019 -- GE Healthcare and Theragnostics have signed a global partnership to develop a new prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA) PET/CT imaging agent.
Canon unveils Alphenix Encore Plus Program
October 9, 2019 -- Canon Medical Systems USA has introduced its Alphenix Encore Plus Program, an initiative that enables customers to upgrade their angiography systems to the latest technology while maintaining many existing parts.  Discuss