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IMAGING Management

Radiology Can Look Forward to a Bright Future, Believes Industry Leader

2016 02 Mar

What is going to make the headlines in radiology and diagnostic imaging in the next five years? Dimitris Moulavasilis: Well, as an industry observer, I’m confident that the technology will keep developing at a phenomenal rate, offering improved structural imaging techniques, machine driven radiogenomic analytics and predictive biomarkers based... Read more

IT Management

2nd Annual COCIR e-Health Summit 2016

2016 27 Jan

COCIR eHealth Summit is taking place in Brussels on 27-28 January  COCIR- SUSTAINABLE COMPETENCE IN ADVANCING HEALTHCARE European Coordination Committee of Radiological, Electronical and Healthcare IT Industry COCIR ( ) is the European Trade Association representing the medical imaging, health ICT and electromedical... Read more

IT Management

COCIR and HIMSS Strengthen Cooperation with New Mou

2015 22 Jun

The European Coordination Committee of the Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry (COCIR*) and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS**) have renewed their cooperation agreement to progress their common goal of improving the use of information and management systems for the betterment of healthcare. Since... Read more

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Joost Leeflang Appointed New COCIR President

2015 24 Apr

At the COCIR General Assembly in Brussels today, COCIR President Kevin Haydon announced that he would stand down from COCIR Presidency at the end of April 2015.  Joost Leeflang has been elected as the new COCIR President and will represent Philips on the COCIR Board.  Mr Leeflang has been with Philips for 20 years, holding positions in the Netherlands,... Read more

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COCIR EU Report Highlights Obsolescence of Imaging Equipment

2014 29 May

COCIR, a non-profit trade association which represents the medical technology industry in Europe, has announced the preliminary results of its Medical Imaging Equipment Age Profile and Density report.   The report has identified some alarming findings, namely that installed base density per capita is highlighting fundamental access inequalities.... Read more

IT Management

WoHIT 2014: COCIR Launches 4th Edition of eHealth Toolkit

2014 03 Apr

COCIR, the non-profit trade association of the European Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry launches the 4th edition of its eHealth Toolkit which focuses on how modern data-driven approaches can improve healthcare quality in a cost-effective manner. The Toolkit also highlights Big Data’s societal value and the contribution of eHealth... Read more

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ECR 2014: COCIR Supports Eurosafe Imaging Campaign: Working Together For Patient Safety

2014 07 Mar

COCIR has welcomed the EuroSafe Imaging campaign launch, whose main objective is patient and healthcare worker safety.  A European Society of Radiology (ESR) initiative, the launch is taking place at the 2014 European Congress of Radiology (ECR) with a poster exhibition and a new dedicated website.

 The EuroSafe Imaging campaign promotes... Read more

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ECR 2014: A Joint Radiologist/Industry Initiative On Integrity

2014 07 Mar

COCIR, the non-profit voice of the European Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry, and ESR held a Joint Session at 2014 European Congress of Radiology (ECR) entitled “How does integrity affect our daily lives? A joint radiologist/industry initiative”.  The aim was to share information on integrity relating to the everyday activities... Read more

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COCIR Raises Awareness of Industry Achievements on World Cancer Day 2014

2014 04 Feb

Today is World Cancer Day 2014 and COCIR, the non-profit trade association of the European Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry,  wants to take this opportunity to raise awareness of what our sector is contributing to the fight against cancer by providing solutions for the prevention, early diagnosis and treatment of this devastating,... Read more