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Applications now invited for the BIR/GE Radiation Safety Travel Award
£1,000 funding offered for award designed to promote worldwide innovation in radiation safety. The BIR/GE Radiation Safety Travel award aims to share best practice in radiation safety. Participants are asked to design a new tool or resource to improve radiation safety in healthcarRead more
US Regional Health selects Sectra as its enterprise PACS vendor
International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra will install its radiology and cardiology PACS throughout South Dakota-based Regional Health. The Sectra solution, integrated with the Epic EMR, will ensure high system availability and reliability throughout the fivRead more
Dr Jane Phillips-Hughes inaugurated as President of BIR 2018-2020
On 21 September 2018, Dr Jane Phillips-Hughes, Consultant Radiologist from Churchill Hospital, Oxford was inaugurated as the new President of the BIR, at the Malmaison Hotel in London. At a reception attended by around 90 members, corporate members and supporters as well as representatRead more
A helping hand for paediatric intensive care
Doctors working in the eight-bed Paediatric Intensive Care Unit at the Ramón y Cajal University Hospital in Madrid use point-of-care ultrasound extensively to evaluate the condition of critically ill children, and find it essential to their work. Dr José Luis Vázquez Mart í nez, HRead more
Sectra Tiger to protect NATO secrets from eavesdropping
International cybersecurity company Sectra announces that NATO has placed an order for the encrypted mobile phone Sectra Tiger/S 7401. With Sectra’s solution, NATO officials can communicate highly confidential information classified at the NATO SECRET security level without the risk of eavesdRead more
Applications invited for BIR/IEL Make it Better Award
The British Institute of Radiology (BIR) is pleased to announce that the BIR/IEL Make it Better Award is now open for entries. Now in its fifth year, this award is for the group of people who have demonstrated the best improvement in an aspect of service delivery by making it more effeRead more
Samsung showcases advanced ultrasound solutions at EUROSON 2018
Highlighting RS85, the latest premium ultrasound solution with superb resolution Introducing SonoSync™, new ultrasound software enabling two-way communication in real time Samsung Medison, a global medical equipment company and an affiliate of Samsung Electronics, is showcasing its lRead more
Sectra’s medical IT operation receives national computer security certification in the UK
International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra has received “Cyber Essentials” certification for complying with cybersecurity requirements for national procurements in the UK. “Our combination of business operations within medical IT and information securityRead more
Notice of Annual General Meeting in Sectra AB
The shareholders of the medical imaging IT and cyber security company Sectra AB are hereby invited to the Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) held on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 3.30 p.m. (CET) at Collegium, Teknikringen 7, Linköping, Sweden. Shareholders who attend the AGM are invitedRead more
Sectra signs new enterprise-wide PACS contract with academic health system
International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra will install its enterprise imaging PACS throughout Stanford Health Care (SHC) and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital to support clinical and research imaging needs of the organization. The Sectra solution – integratRead more
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The best patient care is your ultimate goal. To achieve this requires confident diagnosis even with daily increases in patient throughput. Built on the foundation of Mindray’s continuous customer insights into clinical needs and the inheritance from...