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International Hospital Federation Awards deadline extended to 3rd June

2019 17 May

Due to overwhelming demand, entry submissions for the 2019 International Hospital Federation (IHF) Awards has just been extended to 3rd June. Hospitals and health service providers can still nominate their outstanding and innovative projects and programs.   The IHF Awards Committee announced that the extension of the deadline of entries is to give... Read more

ICU Management

Masimo and Mindray Announce Expanded Partnership

2019 13 May

Mindray to Offer Masimo SET ®  Pulse Oximetry in its Patient Monitoring Devices in Additional Countries Beyond the United States.   Masimo  and  Shenzhen Mindray Bio-Medical Electronics Co., Ltd.  announced today that they have entered into a purchase and license agreement, under which Mindray will offer Masimo SET® Measure-through Motion... Read more

ICU Management

Mindray New BeneFusion 5 Series: Redefining SAFE Infusion

2019 08 May

Safety issue is crucial to infusion pumps when administering critical fluids. Any unexpected accident, such as a wrong dose of high-alert medications or pump failures, can have significant implications for patient safety. How to optimize infusion pumps to help caregivers better protect their patients? Mindray has always been exploring this question.... Read more

ICU Management

Relaunch of the Xenios Website – Now harmonised with that of its parent, Fresenius Medical Care

2019 08 May

The Xenios AG, pioneer in extracorporeal heart and lung support, has restructured its website. Xenios AG has been part of the Fresenius Medical Care Group since 2016 and the new design also serves to bring the company visually in line with the brand image of its parent.   www.xenios-ag.com   With this newly structured website, the... Read more

IMAGING Management

Carestream Releases ImageView Software for Its DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray System

2019 07 May

New Software Offers Advanced Features, Enhanced Workflow and Improved Security   GENEVA, May 8 — Carestream today introduced its ImageView Software Platform for its CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray System. The software is designed to offer advanced features and optimized workflow and uses a Microsoft® Windows 10 operating system to... Read more

IMAGING Management

Hologic showcases new breast surgery franchise at 20th Annual Meeting of ASBR

2019 30 Apr

Breast health leader will highlight expanding portfolio for breast conserving surgery Hologic, Inc.  will showcase its growing breast surgery franchise, which includes products such as the new Trident® HD specimen radiography system, LOCalizer™ wire-free guidance system and the BioZorb® marker, in Booth #103 at the 20th Annual Meeting of... Read more

IMAGING Management

Hologic Launches Trident® HD Specimen Radiography System in United States, Canada and Europe

2019 26 Apr

Company expands breast specimen imaging portfolio and leadership in breast cancer diagnosis and care. Hologic, Inc.  today announced global commercial availability of the Trident ®  HD specimen radiography system, a next-generation solution that delivers enhanced image quality, improved workflow and instant sample verification during... Read more

IMAGING Management

Professor Mathias Prokop to deliver the BIR/Canon Mayneord Memorial Lecture at UKIO 2019

2019 16 Apr

Professor Mathias Prokop will be delivering the BIR/Canon Memorial Lecture at UKIO on Monday 10 June 2019 at 12.45pm.  His lecture will be titled “Advanced Computer analysis in Oncologic imaging: a necessity or a hype?”   Professor Prokop from Radboud University, The Netherlands, is an expert in body imaging with a special focus on multislice... Read more

IT Management

The Government of Armenia signs strategic partnership with WHISE-Embleema

2019 11 Apr

The Consortium’s role is to provide digital tools that enable patients and medical professionals to build a holistic view of their health, to leverage this wealth of data to accelerate medical research in the country The Republic of Armenia Ministry of Health embraces national digital health agenda, partnering with WHISE-Embleema to... Read more

Executive Health Management

T2 Biosystems and Clinicians to Share Clinical Data at ECCMID 2019

2019 10 Apr

Data will highlight how direct-from-whole blood innovations—the T2Bacteria, T2Candida and T2Resistance panels—positively impact patients with bloodstream infections. LEXINGTON, Mass., April 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- T2 Biosystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTOO ), an emerging leader in the development of innovative medical diagnostic products... Read more

IT Management

TriNetX acquires Belgium-based Custodix

2019 05 Apr

TriNetX has just acquired Custodix, a Belgian-based provider of clinical trial patient recruitment solutions. TriNetX is a global health research network that has revolutionised clinical research. Custodix is a provider of clinical trial patient recruitment solutions offering a range of solutions for ensuring compliance with European and US... Read more

IMAGING Management

Break the barrel, break the mold: the next level in human centered design

2019 03 Apr

Hitachi Healthcare recently unveiled top of the line new additions to their growing imaging diagnostics family. Hitachi, a dominant force in the field for over 6 decades continues to lead the charge in medical imaging innovation through designing equipment that maximize benefit and comfort for both healthcare professionals and patients.   Cutting... Read more

IMAGING Management

General Electric appoints Eric Amoussouga as GE Francophone Africa CEO

2019 02 Apr

Eric is also Sales Director for GE’s Grid Solutions Business across Sub-Saharan Africa General Electric (GE)   has announced the appointment of Eric Amoussouga as the Chief Executive Officer for Francophone Africa. In this position, Eric will play a pivotal role in steering the next phase of strategy and growth for GE in Francophone... Read more

IMAGING Management

General Electric appoints Brenda Mbathi as East Africa CEO

2019 02 Apr

Based in Nairobi, Brenda will lead the development of diverse programs with public and private sector projects and partnerships across East Africa General Electric  has announced the appointment of Brenda Mbathi as the Chief Executive Officer for East Africa. In her role, Brenda will play a pivotal role in steering the next phase... Read more

IMAGING Management

Two new hybrid angiography rooms open for treatment of heart & vascular disease

2019 02 Apr

Two new hybrid angiography rooms open for treatment of heart & vascular disease: technological performance for major therapeutic progress The Centre Cardio-Thoracique de Monaco and Siemens Healthineers MONACO (Mar 29, 2019)-- On 29th March the Cardio-Thoracic Centre of Monaco will be inaugurating the first robotised hybrid operating rooms... Read more

IMAGING Management

Carestream’s DR Room and Portable Imaging Systems Earn Highest Rating in MD Buyline Reports

2019 02 Apr

First Quarter Report Recognizes Outstanding Performance and Reliability for Company’s DR Rooms, Mobile Systems and Detectors      Carestream Health earned the top rating in MD Buyline’s User Satisfaction Ratings for its portable and room-based digital radiography (DR) systems as well as its family of detectors in the first quarter... Read more

Executive Health Management

Global health leaders to come together at the 43rd IHF World Hospital Congress

2019 29 Mar

The 43rd World Hospital Congress of the International Hospital Federation will bring health leaders from around the globe together in Oman in November to discuss the importance of people-centered health services in times of peace and crisis.   The World Hospital Congress is a unique global forum where leaders of national and international hospital... Read more

IMAGING Management

Siemens Healthineers and Heart Center in Portugal partner for improved care continuum

2019 27 Mar

Siemens Healthineers and Heart Center in Portugal partner for improved care continuum Red Cross Hospital in Lisbon opens one of the most modern heart centres in Portugal  Siemens Healthineers will provide a digital service solution including clinical workflow design, management of the medical equipment and strategic consulting... Read more

IMAGING Management

Ebit & DiA Imaging Analysis partner offering Advanced AI-based Cardiac Ultrasound Analysis

2019 26 Mar

DiA Imaging Analysis, a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI)-powered ultrasound analysis tools, announced today that it has partnered with the Italian healthcare IT company Ebit (Esaote Group), to offer DiA’s LVivo Cardiac Toolbox as an integrated part of Ebit's SUITESTENSA CVIS (Cardiovascular Information System ) PACS. The... Read more

IMAGING Management

#SIR2019: Gold Medalists for outstanding achievement in interventional radiology

2019 26 Mar

 #SIR19ATX: This year's Gold Medalists AUSTIN, TEXAS — The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) presented its highest honour, the SIR Gold Medal, to Alan H. Matsumoto, M.D., FSIR; Daniel Picus, M.D., FSIR; and James B. Spies, M.D., M.P.H., FSIR, during its Annual Scientific Meeting in Austin, Texas. These awards acknowledge distinguished... Read more