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Prominent US healthcare provider chooses Sectra for enterprise-wide imaging

2018 05 Jun

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company  Sectra  has been awarded a contract to install its enterprise imaging PACS throughout Sanford Health. The Sectra solution, integrated with the Epic EMR, will enable access and sharing of images and information across the entire clinical pathway. The Sectra platform will offer consistency... Read more

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The Future of Radiology in the NHS: Top Topics for ST and Consultant Interviews

2017 11 Dec

Find British Institute of Radiology (BIR) on Social Media      Read more

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2017 31 Jul

The most significant challenge facing any membership organisation is how to stay relevant in today's healthcare world of free information and high clinical workloads and pressures. This is exacerbated by increasing specialisation and the need to stay abreast of developments in a fast-changing medical world. Examples of the increased complexity of imaging and... Read more

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UK Cyber-Attack, Radiology Response

2017 24 May

As hospitals in the UK get back to normal service following the recent cyber-attack, radiologists, healthcare IT staff and technologists are taking stock.     The Royal College of Radiologists, the British Institute of Radiology and the trade association, AXREM have issued media statements in response.     Dr Nicola Strickland, President... Read more

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Growing Belgian Healthcare Provider Orders Enterprise Image Management Solution from Sectra

2017 10 May

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company   Sectra  has signed an enterprise imaging contract with the expanding Belgian healthcare provider AZ Delta. The solution will be used across all of its locations and enables access to medical images and patient information regardless of at which of AZ Delta’s locations the clinician work.... Read more

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Regional Healthcare Initiatives in the UK: An Opportunity For Silo-Busting & Integrated Diagnostics

2017 02 May

Health authorities in the UK are developing regional initiatives to make significant improvement to health and care. The needs look beyond departmental and organizational boundaries, focusing on the needs of the local population.[1] (These initiatives are called STPs, sustainability and transformational plans). In this article, Chris Scarisbrick,... Read more

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Sectra Signs Contract With US Cancer Center for Enterprise Imaging

2017 02 May

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company  Sectra  announces that  it has signed a multi-year contract with City of Hope to install the Sectra Enterprise Image Management suite of products for display, transmission, and storage of all images throughout the healthcare system. The multi-departmental PACS and VNA solution, integrated... Read more

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Benefit-Risk Assessment in Diagnostic Imaging

2017 11 Apr

Diagnostic imaging has many effects and there is no common definition of value in diagnostic radiology. A new study proposes using a standardised benefit-risk criteria (BRC) framework to ensure consistent examination of differences among diagnostic alternatives. The study is in press in the journal Academic Radiology.   Several frameworks for... Read more