Google Cloud launches Healthcare Data Engine
July 22, 2021 -- Google Cloud announced the preview of Healthcare Data Engine, a tool for healthcare and life sciences organizations that integrates and standardizes data from multiple silos, including medical records, claims, clinical trials, and research data. Read More
New radiology virtual consult model shows promise
July 22, 2021 -- A group of U.S. researchers found that virtual consultations can improve radiology's value by enabling face-to-face visits among radiologists, primary care physicians, and their patients, according to a study published July 20 in the Journal of the American College of Radiology. Read More
Amazon announces availability of HealthLake cloud repository
July 15, 2021 -- Internet services giant Amazon Web Services has announced that its HealthLake cloud-based data repository is now available for use by healthcare and life sciences organizations. Read More
RADxx changes name to RAD= to reflect more inclusive mission
June 29, 2021 -- The RAD Women (RADxx) networking group for women in imaging informatics is changing its name to RAD= (RAD Equal) to reflect a more inclusive view of the group's mission. Read More
4 ways radiology can enhance the patient experience
June 25, 2021 -- Patients are increasingly expecting more from their radiology experience. Paul Shumway of Novarad shares four suggestions for improving customer satisfaction in the COVID-19 era and beyond. Read More
Can radiology AI win with a bad hand?
June 21, 2021 -- In a hypothetical poker game, radiology artificial intelligence (AI) would be considered an underdog as it faces challenges related to reimbursement and proving its efficacy. Imaging consultant Michael J. Cannavo shares how the technology can still be a winner. Read More
How to implement POCUS at your hospital
June 1, 2021 -- So, you want to integrate point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) into your hospital enterprise image network. But how? Breaking down what goes into a successful POCUS implementation was the subject of a May 26 talk at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine meeting. Read More
10 questions to ask your enterprise imaging vendor
May 28, 2021 -- If you're looking to add an enterprise imaging platform to your department or practice, asking the right questions of potential vendors can make or break your success, according to a presentation delivered May 25 at the virtual Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine meeting. Read More
Ditching the disks for image sharing can yield huge savings
May 27, 2021 -- Ditching CDs and DVDs in favor of electronic medical image exchange can save health systems hundreds of thousands of dollars a year, according to research presented May 26 at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine annual meeting. Read More
Interoperability will unleash power of AI for medical imaging
May 26, 2021 -- Interoperability across health systems could help unleash the power of artificial intelligence (AI) in medical imaging and healthcare overall, according to a keynote talk by Hal Wolf on May 26 at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine annual meeting. Read More
Special Feature
Video from RSNA 2019: The 4 pillars of enterprise imaging
Video from RSNA 2019: The 4 pillars of enterprise imaging

Luke Bideaux of Vega Imaging Informatics explains why you should consider basing your enterprise imaging strategy on what he calls the four pillars of enterprise imaging. Learn more

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