Search Tag: PACS

IMAGING Management


2013 19 Mar

Trakya University Hospital in Turkey has invested in Sectra's system for processing and archiving of digital radiology images (PACS) as well as service and support.  Trakya University Hospital is one of the largest hospitals in Turkey and handles approximately 150,000 radiology examinations annually. Through use of Sectra PACS, Trakya University...Read more

IMAGING Management


2013 20 Mar

Merge Healthcare, a leading provider of clinical systems and innovations that seek to transform healthcare, has announced that more than 650 orthopedic surgeons at more than 50 practices in the U.S. already have or in the process of implementing Merge OrthoPACSTM, a comprehensive image management and digital templating solution for orthopaedics. In...Read more

IMAGING Management


2013 26 Mar

Getting instant access to consolidated images and reports from outside radiology is still a dream for most radiologists and clinicians – even more so for images and reports from different regions and imaging platforms. Three years ago the Danish regions decided to implement a new and visionary project called IBI (Interregional Image Index) providing...Read more

IMAGING Management


2013 07 Mar

JiveX version 4.5 from VISUS, which was launched last year,  not only offers an update of tried and tested PACS architecture but also introduces an optimised system equipped with innovative functions to facilitate and streamline imaging diagnostics. Image Registration, 3D Volume Rendering and Vessel Analysis: these additional image processing options...Read more

IMAGING Management


2013 26 Mar

Siemens Healthcare will showcase its imaging IT solutions in addition to its latest mobile digital X-ray, mobile surgical imaging and wireless ultrasound solutions at the annual UK Radiological Congress (UKRC) event in Liverpool, 10-12 June 2013. Demonstrations and information on the syngo®.plaza PACS, syngo.via visualisation and syngo.share smart...Read more

IMAGING Management


2013 11 Apr

Improved imaging devices and adoption of PACS in hospitals has dramatically improved the ability to digitally share medical image studies via portable storage, mobile devices and the Internet. However, many of these systems are proprietary vendor-specific applications. In addition there are still interoperability and deployment issues which reduce...Read more

IMAGING Management


2013 17 Apr

Sectra has signed ten-year contracts with two Dutch hospitals, Albert Schweitzer Hospital, Dordrecht, and Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven. Sectra’s solution enhances the efficiency of each step of the care process, from when a physician refers a patient for a radiology examination to when radiology images and responses to referrals are returned....Read more

IMAGING Management


2013 29 Apr

Agfa HealthCare has announced implementation of  a complete IMPAX Picture Archiving and Communication System/Radiology Information System (PACS/RIS) and Clinical Application solution at the new National Guard Health Affairs (NGHA) hospital in Al Madinah, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The comprehensive solution also includes IMPAX Business Intelligence...Read more

IMAGING Management


2013 30 Apr

Agfa HealthCare has announced that Hunt Regional Healthcare, Greenville, Texas, has upgraded its Agfa HealthCare PACS to IMPAX 6.5 and installed Agfa HealthCare's Cardiology PACS and XERO Viewer to deliver a consolidated view and centralised management of patient, image and information data. With XERO Viewer, physicians are able to quickly and securely...Read more

IMAGING Management


2013 06 May

The medical imaging IT company, Sectra has been awarded a 10 year contract from the Whittington Health NHS Trust to supply medical imaging IT systems.  Sectra’s solution will facilitate a more efficient image and information-management workflow within the hospital, and make images and information available to authorised radiologists and referring...Read more

IMAGING Management


2013 16 May

Carestream has been awarded the contract to supply CARESTREAM Vue RIS and Vue PACS to Helse Sør-Øst (HSØ), the largest of the four Regional Health Authorities in Norway, with 35 hospitals covering 56 percent of the population of Norway. The contract spans eight years and the first phase of installations will extend to five Trusts. “This is one...Read more

IMAGING Management


2013 29 Jul

Agfa HealthCare has announced that it has successfully implemented its latest IMPAX picture archiving and communication system (PACS) and radiology information system (RIS) at Isala Clinics in the Netherlands. The solution went live end of May 2013, and is already exceeding expectations. 
Isala Clinics in Zwolle, the Netherlands, is the largest...Read more

IT Management


2013 27 Nov

Carestream Health in France has been selected to provide shared PACS and RIS services and teleradiology support in the Midi-Pyrénées region. The tender process was supported by Groupement de Coopération Sanitaire (GCS) Télésanté Midi-Pyrénées and will allow all medical imaging produced in the region to be shared.  This developmental project...Read more

IT Management


2013 03 Dec

Kanteron Systems will launch the world’s first Translational Medical Imaging System (“TMIS”) at this year’s Radiology Society of North America (“RSNA”) annual meeting in Chicago. TMIS is a fully integrated solution for radiology, genetic and pathology workflows that could change the way medicine is practiced. Translational research is an emerging...Read more

IMAGING Management


2013 11 Dec

Carestream’s RIS Scheduling Module is Integrated with PenRad’s Mammography Information System Premier Women’s Radiology (Bonita Springs, Fla.) purchased and installed a Carestream Vue Mammography PACS, Vue Mammo Workstation and Carestream’s new digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) module for the storage and display of all mammography exams including...Read more

IT Management


2013 17 Dec

•Streamlined navigation and workflow deliver clinical productivity benefits for radiologists •Task managed workflows enhance the delivery of care •Advanced platform design leverages modern IT technologies to maximize performance and reduce costs   Agfa HealthCare has announced the first two U.S. sales of IMPAX Agility, a brand new imaging platform...Read more

IMAGING Management


2014 17 Jan

Company Developing New Technology for Medical and Dental Imaging, Healthcare IT Applications Carestream Health was awarded 64 patents from the US Patent and Trademark Office in 2013 for innovations in radiology imaging, healthcare IT, dental imaging and other areas, reflecting another successful year in developing advanced technology across its global...Read more

IMAGING Management


2014 22 Jan

Agreement will deliver a series of shared services to healthcare and radiology facilities across Alsace Agfa HealthCare and Worldline are acting as a consortium to implement an innovative solution for sharing medical images. The SIMRAL project foresees to archive and share more than 1 million imaging exams per year, amongst 53 facilities...Read more

IMAGING Management


2014 23 Jan

New IMPAX Agility, ICIS and next generation MUSICA bring barriers down across healthcare, for 'Images without boundaries'    New IMPAX Agility state-of-the art imaging platform unites the functionality of disparate systems within one solution. ICIS helps eliminate boundaries to advance universal image and data sharing throughout the care continuum....Read more

IT Management


2014 03 Feb

The medical imaging IT company Sectra announced that its acute care PACS has been awarded “Best in KLAS” by the research firm with the same name in the “2013 Best in KLAS: Software and Services” report.  The initial version of Sectra PACS was installed more than 20 years ago and is now responsible for managing over 70 million annual radiology...Read more

IMAGING Management


2016 02 Mar

THE ECR   The European Congress of Radiology represents the medical specialty of radiology throughout Europe and the Mediterranean. The ECR comprises a Congress Committee, a Programme Planning Committee, and 17 Scientific Subcommittees.  The next ECR congress will be held from  March 2–6, 2016 ( Wednesday to Sunday) ,  in Vienna, Austria. For...Read more

IT Management


2014 06 Feb

Respondents Said Vue PACS Offers Advanced Features and Ease of Use   Carestream’s Vue PACS earned high ratings in MD Buyline’s Market Intelligence Briefing for Fourth Quarter 2013, in which users say the system is both feature-rich and easy to use, and they note that “Carestream is forward thinking with mobile access and products that provide...Read more

IT Management


2014 07 Feb

Carestream’s Works-in-Progress PACS, Archive, Image Viewer, Patient Portal and Cloud Services Will Be Upgraded With New 64-Bit Windows/Intel Technology to Elevate Performance While Reducing Costs           Carestream will showcase upgrades to its healthcare IT portfolio at HIMSS 2014 as works in progress that include a new CARESTREAM Vue PACS...Read more

IT Management


2014 10 Feb

iConnect Enterprise Archive and iConnect Access to deliver real‐time clinical data and enable seamless integration of critical patient information across various care settings Merge Healthcare Incorporated, a leading provider of innovative enterprise imaging, interoperability and clinical systems that seek to advance healthcare, has announced...Read more

IT Management


2014 14 Feb

Following robust pilots, 125 new sites implement seamless solution offering relevant and varied imaging data in one platform - Recently launched, IMPAX Agility is already bringing quality outcomes to over 125 hospitals around to world.  - Modern IT platform enhances clinical productivity and performance, while reducing costs.  - Streamlined...Read more

IT Management


2014 18 Feb

From 6th to 10th March 2014 the European Congress of Radiology (ECR), organized by the European Society of Radiology (ESR), will be held again in Vienna. Visitors are travelling from all around the world to visit Europe's biggest medical imaging meeting with its accompanying exhibition, numerous lectures and seminars. aycan will present its latest...Read more

IT Management


2014 25 Feb

Upgrades, extensions and new systems offer wide-ranging hospitals workflow optimisations Agreements demonstrate strength of Agfa HealthCare’s customer relationships in Belgian hospitals.  IMPAX solutions and functionalities help hospitals to improve productivity and communication in radiology, nuclear medicine, cardiology and beyond. ...Read more

IMAGING Management


2014 07 Mar

More and more Dutch hospitals are choosing the medical imaging IT company Sectra, as their regional IT partner and consequently, Sectra’s market share is growing in the Netherlands. One of the new customers is IJsselland Hospital in Capelle aan den Ijssel, a member of the large Zorgservice XL hospital group, which recently signed a five-year agreement....Read more

IMAGING Management


2014 19 Mar

Upgrade solution enables affordable conversion from analog film or CR to premium DR on mobile units  DX-D Mobile Retrofit offers facilities of any size an affordable way to get the workflow and productivity benefits of DR. Non-invasive installation can easily and cost-effectively convert mobile analog or CR systems with minimal disruption....Read more

IMAGING Management


2014 02 Apr

Series of UK events will include live customer testimonials and product demonstrations What: Intelerad UK events, featuring product demos and customer testimonials When: April 23, 24, 25, 28 Where: Leeds, Newcastle, Manchester, London Info: Intelerad Medical Systems™, a leader in medical imaging...Read more