Search Tag: Italy

Hospitals’ Creative Responses to Coronavirus Challenges

2020 20 Mar

While hospitals around the world are struggling to fight the COVID-19 pandemic with limited or unavailable supplies and equipment, some are forced to become creative and find new ways to continue care delivery and, at the same time, protect the staff. One-Person Booths South Korea has already proven the effectiveness of its rigorous testing... Read more

Top 5 Tributes to COVID-19 Healthcare Staff from Around Globe

2020 18 Mar

The epicentre of COVID-19 may have shifted from Asia to Europe , and governments around the world might be supporting businesses and citizens with fiscal packages, but the hub of the fight against the deadly virus remains in healthcare.   Across the globe and around the clock, frontline healthcare staff are trying to save lives in over-stressed... Read more

Italy Outlines 7-Point Plan on AI-Imaging Ethics

2020 04 Feb

Italian researchers have addressed the question of ethics in deployment of AI in radiology processes as the technology brings up questions about the responsibility of radiologists.   You might also like: Top Radiology Societies Issue Statement on AI Ethics   In an editorial published in La Radiologia Medica a team led by Prof. Emanuele... Read more

Affidea Continues its Expansion Plans with a New Acquisition in Italy

2019 29 Jul

Affidea Group, the leading European provider of diagnostic imaging, outpatient and cancer care services announces today that it has completed the acquisition of NSL Health Centers in Rome, Italy. This is Affidea’s third acquisition in the last three months proving the company’s ambition to strengthen its leading position in Europe with the network... Read more

Radiology and Management Issues in Italy

2013 15 Mar

The Italian Radiological Society (SIRM) was founded in 1913, and the first meeting was held in Milan on October 12–14 the same year. SIRM is the largest medical society in Italy today, and in 2013 will commemorate its centenary with the slogan ‘The future comes from a solid past’. Approximately 9,600 radiologists are registered with SIRM, including... Read more

Ensuring Operating Room Safety: The Italian Approach

2013 14 Mar

Policies for the management and control of risks associated with healthcare constitute one of the priorities of the modern health systems. Like most European countries, the Ministry of Health in Italy has recognised the importance of assessing quality and safety on all levels of the system, taking into account patient expectations and enhancing... Read more