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Enterprise Informatics at RSNA 2021

2021 21 Dec

A panel of experts at RSNA 2021 focused on enterprise informatics.   The keynote speaker, Dr Alexander Towbin of Cincinnati’s Children’s Hospital discussed using imaging informatics to engage patients in managing their own health. He described opportunities at several points along the patient value stream (at patient research, arrival, and receiving... Read more

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Precision Reporting in Enterprise Imaging

2021 30 Nov

Precision Reporting in Enterprise Imaging Structured reporting that supports clear communication and enhances diagnostic decision-making. Reporting is both a critical and time-consuming part of the imaging workflow. The report has to provide clear, meaningful diagnostic information to the reader – the clinician or referring... Read more

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HIMSS-SIIM Enterprise Imaging Community Urges Using Standard Body Part Labelling

2021 14 Nov

In an article published in the Journal of Digital Imaging , the HIMSS-SIIM Enterprise Imaging Community encouraged the use of a pre-existing body part ontology for labelling. They urged labelling images with standard Digital Imaging Communications in Medicine (DICOM)  Anatomic Region Sequence codes, or their equivalent, to enhance the users’ ability... Read more

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Join Agfa HealthCare at RSNA 2021 – Redefining Radiology

2021 27 Oct

Agfa HealthCare will be participating at RSNA 2021, November 28th-December 2nd in Chicago, IL, USA.   Agfa HealthCare is committed to providing solutions that can redefine radiology. By expanding productivity and workflow efficiency, radiology departments can derive increased value from medical imaging.   Agfa HealthCare will feature many innovations... Read more

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Enterprise Imaging and PACS Systems Trends

2021 11 Oct

Radiology enterprise imaging platforms and picture archiving and communication systems (PACS) have evolved to facilitate workflows. Specifically, data from multiple departments now integrate into the electronic medical record (EMR) to share images. Machine learning algorithms are often integrated to provide clinical decision support or increase efficiency.... Read more

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Switching Paper to Electronic Records Lessen Patient Wait Times for Pre-operative Breast Procedures

2021 20 Sep

Researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (Boston, Massachusetts) reported in Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology that switching from a paper to an electronic process speed up pre-operative breast procedures,translating into meaningful gains. Specifically, this switch saved a mean of 8.3 minutes of wait time per visit. Although these savings... Read more

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Enterprise Imaging and Electronic Health Records

2021 13 Sep

An important next step in the evolution of value-based care is incorporating Enterprise Imaging (EI) into the Electronic Health Record (EHR). This will enable healthcare enterprises to leverage longitudinal imaging records into clinical workflows seamlessly.Many current approaches rely on custom solutions from various vendors. Although bespoke solutions... Read more

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Utrecht University: “We’re completely on the Agfa Cloud!”

2021 01 Jul

Utrecht University’s Faculty of Veterinary Medicine becomes first in the Netherlands with a 100% Agfa HealthCare Cloud-hosted image management system. On April 10, the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Utrecht University went live with a completely new Enterprise Imaging environment, fully hosted in the Agfa HealthCare Cloud – the first in... Read more

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Welcome to Arab Health 2021: Let’s reconnect

2021 28 Jun

Join Arab Health 2021 Online... The show isn't over yet Arab Health 2021 opened its virtual doors May 23 and the virtual platform will remain open  until July 22nd, 2021, so  healthcare professionals can have an extended opportunity to discover the latest innovations and connect with industry experts.  The post-pandemic live event took place... Read more

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Agfa HealthCare Sees Most Satisfied Go-Live Validations: KLAS Enterprise Imaging Performance Report

2021 24 Mar

The recently published KLAS Research Enterprise Imaging 2021 Performance Report  praises Agfa HealthCare for well-coordinated go-lives and excellent technology, resulting in a high overall performance score. Especially new Go-lives unanimously report a positive experience. Smooth technology with good, fast adoption through organized... Read more