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Sectra’s Capital Markets Day—focus on Imaging IT Solutions business area

2019 17 Jan

Linköping, Sweden, January 17, 2019 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company  Sectra   (STO: SECT B) is arranging a Capital Markets Day today in Linköping, Sweden. The theme for the event is “Sectra today and three years ahead within medical imaging IT – Sectra’s largest operating area.”   The day will... Read more

Executive Health Management

2019 World Hospital Congress: Call for abstracts closes on 15 February

2019 16 Jan

Abstract submissions for paper presentations and posters for the 43rd World Hospital Congress of the International Hospital Federation will be closing on 15 February. Hospitals and health service providers interested in showcasing their innovations, best practices and outstanding programs to the international community are encouraged to  submit... Read more

IMAGING Management

US-based Charlotte Radiology chooses Sectra as its breast imaging vendor

2019 15 Jan

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra will install its enterprise breast imaging solution throughout the fifteen North Carolina-based breast centers of Charlotte Radiology. Upon project completion, radiologists will experience enhanced workflow productivity through multi-modality viewing on one workstation with the end... Read more

Cardiology Management

260 AED for Coeur Wallis

2018 19 Dec

The Coeur Wallis association equips the canton of Valais with freely accessible defibrillators. The lay defibrillator FRED PA-1 Online from SCHILLER plays an important role. The association Coeur Wallis wants to guarantee rapid help in the event of sudden cardiac arrest and thus increase the chances of survival. On 18 December 2018, 115 SCHILLER... Read more

Executive Health Management

Lack of research into precision medicine may hinder targeted therapies for cancers in the UAE

2018 12 Dec

·       Experts highlight that Middle Eastern populations are underrepresented in disease research ·       UAE Vision 2021 aims to reduce cancer-related deaths, which WHO estimated to be 25.6 deaths per 100,000 population in the UAE in 2017 ·       Barriers to providing precision medicine in the Arab Read more

IMAGING Management

Sectra’s six-month interim report 2018/2019

2018 07 Dec

Stronger cash flow and increased order bookings in the US  Linköping, December 7, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (STO: SECT B) is growing in the medical IT and cybersecurity markets through collaboration with new and existing customers. Future ventures in new markets and new product areas are having a dampening... Read more

IMAGING Management

Sectra enters South Korean market by signing digital pathology distribution agreement with HuminTec

2018 04 Dec

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company   Sectra  has entered into a partnership with HuminTec, a leading software company in the field of pathology in South Korea. Through the distribution agreement, the South Korean healthcare market will gain access to Sectra’s digital pathology solution. This solution supplies healthcare providers... Read more

IT Management

AI to revolutionise patient care, Affidea’s CIO tells medical leaders

2018 26 Nov

The Chief Information Officer of Affidea – a leading pan-European provider of advanced diagnostic imaging, outpatient and cancer services – has told an audience of leading private healthcare companies that artificial intelligence (AI) will revolutionise the way clinicians interact with patients across the continent. Speaking to a distinguished audience... Read more

IMAGING Management

Presentation of Sectra’s six-month interim report on Dec 7th, 2018 & Capital Markets Day '19

2018 23 Nov

The international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra  will publish its interim report for the period May to October 2018 on December 7, 2018. Sectra invites analysts, investors, and the media to attend a teleconference/audiocast in conjunction with the publication of the report. Sectra also announces that a Capital Markets Day will... Read more

Executive Health Management

Medicus announces diagnostic-data mobility initiative

2018 16 Nov

Medicus , a Vienna-based digital health company, is proud to announce a new initiative that aims to resolve the challenge of making the diagnostic data interoperable across different providers, countries languages, systems and machines. Medicus’ Diagnostic-Data Mobility Initiative (DDMI) aims to establish a platform and set of tools that can... Read more

Executive Health Management

Medical experts once again were “spoiled for choice” at MEDICA and COMPAMED

2018 16 Nov

Once again, decision makers of the international healthcare industry were “spoiled for choice” when it came to the themes at the world’s largest medical trade fair MEDICA and the internationally leading supplier trade fair COMPAMED in Düsseldorf. On the four days of the fair, around 120,000 visitors (with an international share of approx. two... Read more

Executive Health Management

Abstract submission for the 43rd World Hospital Congress now open

2018 16 Nov

The 43rd World Hospital Congress of the International Hospital Federation opens its call for paper presentations and posters, inviting professionals from hospitals and health service delivery organizations to submit their abstracts. The International Hospital Federation and the Ministry of Health of the Sultanate of Oman, organizers of... Read more

IMAGING Management

Driving regional anaesthesia forward with point-of-care ultrasound

2018 12 Nov

Point-of-care ultrasound is playing an important role in the anaesthesiology department at Spain’s Hospital Clínic of Barcelona. Dr Xavier Sala-Blanch, Senior Doctor and Head of Section in the hospital’s Department of Anaesthesiology and Resuscitation and Associate Professor of Anatomy in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Barcelona, discusses... Read more

Executive Health Management

MEDICA & COMPAMED 2018: Service providers & their suppliers show up on top form at their trade fairs

2018 08 Nov

Digitalisation of the healthcare industry offers huge potential Over the coming weeks, the most prominent date for decision-makers from all sections of the international healthcare industry approaches once more. They have had it marked indelibly in their diaries and have been looking forward to travelling to it for the entire year. They’re... Read more

IMAGING Management

US Kettering Health Network selects enterprise imaging from Sectra to increase reading efficiency

2018 07 Nov

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – November 7, 2018 –  International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company   Sectra  (STO: SECT B) announces that its enterprise imaging solution for radiology and digital pathology was ordered by Kettering Health Network (KHN). Sectra will install its solution, integrated with the Epic EMR, throughout KHN... Read more

IT Management

Sectra to provide vendor-neutral platform for medical imaging AI project in the UK

2018 06 Nov

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra will provide its vendor-neutral platform for AI to the consortium Northern Pathology Imaging Co-operative (NPIC). University of Leeds announced today (Tuesday November 6) that the three-year project has received a total investment of £17.1m from UK Research and Innovation and the... Read more

IMAGING Management

Sectra highlights how to handle security vulnerabilities in medical imaging at RSNA 2018

2018 01 Nov

At RSNA 2018, international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra will demonstrate how healthcare providers can boost radiology reading and reporting efficiency without compromising patient integrity.   “Recent reports from the US Department of Homeland Security have shown critical vulnerabilities in the imaging IT solutions... Read more

IMAGING Management

Deaconess Health System in the US chooses Sectra as its enterprise imaging vendor

2018 25 Oct

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra will install its enterprise imaging solution, for both radiology and cardiology, throughout Deaconess Health System. Integration between Sectra and the Epic EMR will ensure efficient workflow and physician access to all patient images and information within the healthcare system.... Read more

IMAGING Management

Samsung unveils a new ultrasound system ‘HERA W10’ powered by beamforming technology at ISUOG 2018

2018 21 Oct

New image reconstruction architecture designed to support easier diagnosis to enhance  workflow and user experience with innovative features and ergonomics   Samsung Medison, a global medical equipment company and an affiliate of Samsung Electronics, is showcasing its new generation of premium ultrasound system HERA W10 and prototype... Read more

Executive Health Management

The talks at HEALTHIO will cover Artificial Intelligence and predictive systems

2018 19 Oct

Hospitals, universities, research centres and leading companies in the health industry will play prominent roles in the 311 talks that will be given at HEALTHIO , the meeting point for the health sector which prioritizes citizens, set to be held in Pavilion 8 of the Montjuïc venue between 16 and 18 October. The topics to be discussed include... Read more