Press Releases

Feb 13, 2019 | Submitted by: Philips Healthcare
Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Orlando, U.S. – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced the launch of IntelliSpace Cardiovascular4.1, its next-generation cardiovascular image and information management system. The latest version builds on the…
Successful collaboration has accelerated the computational flow of MaxQ AI's Accipio Medical Diagnostics Platform   TEL AVIV, Israel, Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MaxQ AI™, a medical diagnostic AI company, today announced that through its collaboration with Intel, it was able to triple the…
Newswise — LOS ANGELES – Keck Medicine of USC announces the acquisition of Los Angeles Cardiology Associates, a cardiovascular care group with eight locations across the Los Angeles region. This acquisition, effective Feb. 24, 2019, expands the cardiovascular care provided by Keck Medicine of…
At the 2019 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society’s Global Conference & Exhibition, Feb. 11 – 15 in Orlando, Siemens Healthineers will demonstrate how healthcare providers can already benefit from digitalization, particularly in the form of artificial intelligence (AI). In…
Feb 11, 2019 | Submitted by: Hologic
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., February 11, 2019 -- Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) announced today the U.S. launch of Unifi™ Analytics, a business intelligence tool that allows healthcare facilities to manage their mammography devices, monitor technologist performance, and prevent unanticipated downtime via…
EPIQ Elite for General Imaging enhances clinical performance and delivers a new ultrasound solution tailored to the needs of vascular assessment EPIQ Elite for Obstetrics & Gynecology provides exceptional image quality and lifelike 3D scans to improve fetal assessment during all stages of…
MJH Associates‚ Inc., (MJH) a leading independent full-service health care education, market research and multichannel medical communications company, has acquired media assets from the UBM Life Sciences Group (part of Informa PLC). The acquisition comes with seven offices — six in the U.S. and…
AAD CEO and former HHS regional director to take helm of world’s largest group of heart and lung surgeons CHICAGO (February 6, 2019) — The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) has hired Elaine Weiss, JD, as its Executive Director beginning in April 2019. She replaces Robert A. Wynbrandt, JD, who…
WASHINGTON – The National Association of ACOs (NAACOS) announced today the members of its 2019 Policy and Quality Committees. The NAACOS Policy Committee is a subcommittee of the NAACOS Board of Directors and helps guide the NAACOS advocacy agenda to improve the long-term stability and success…
AMSTERDAM, Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced it has expanded its IntelliSpace Enterprise Edition, which combines Philips Radiology, Cardiology portfolios and PerformanceBridge, to now include the new…
DUBLIN — February 7, 2019 — Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) announced today that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval on an expanded indication for its Pipeline(TM) Flex embolization device. Previously indicated for the endovascular treatment of adults with large or giant…
New York, February 2019—Digital therapeutics pioneer Kaia Health, which uses innovative AI-powered motion tracking technology to tackle some of the world’s most urgent health challenges, has unveiled a feasibility study to examine the impact of its digital therapeutic treatment of Chronic…
WASHINGTON (Feb 04, 2019) — The American College of Cardiology Foundation has acquired MedAxiom, a cardiovascular membership, services and consulting firm, adding the company’s recognized leadership in cardiovascular operations, performance improvement, and business acumen to ACC’s world class…
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Feb. 6 — North Colorado Medical Center (Greeley, Colo.) has installed two CARESTREAM DRX-Evolution Systems (see video link) and two CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray Systems. The hospital is operated by Banner Health.    The hospital, which is licensed for 378 beds, adopted…
FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. and FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc., will showcase their Enterprise Imaging and Informatics solutions at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society's (HIMSS) Global Conference and Exhibition at the Orange CountyConvention Center, in Orlando, FL from…
IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 4, 2019 — Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies announced today that Biosense Webster, Inc., a worldwide leader in the diagnosis and treatment of heart arrhythmias, has enrolled and treated the first patient in its U.S. Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) study…
Photorealistic rendering of CT, MRI and X-ray images enriches communication between clinical teams and patients through a better understanding of anatomy.  Global Illumination is now commercially available and featured at Canon Medical’s booth at Arab Health 2019 in Dubai. January 28, 2019;…
Jan 31, 2019 | Submitted by: Carestream
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Jan. 31 — Carestream Health earned top ratings from healthcare providers in three KLAS categories: Best in KLAS VNA/Image Archive, Best in KLAS PACS Middle East/Africa, and Category Leader in Universal Viewer for the second consecutive year. These awards were published in the …
DUBLIN and SAN DIEGO - January 30, 2019 - Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced new data supporting the long-term durability, safety, and efficacy of the Valiant(TM) Captivia(TM) thoracic stent graft system for the treatment of blunt thoracic aortic injury (BTAI). The presentation by Himanshu…
DANVERS, Mass. — Abiomed (NASDAQ:ABMD) has achieved CE Mark for Impella Connect, the first-of-its kind cloud-based technology that enables secure, real-time, remote viewing of the Impella console for physicians and hospital staff from anywhere with Internet connectivity. European CE Mark adds to…
Austin and Dallas, Texas – January 30, 2019 – eMDs, Inc. (“eMDs”) announced today that it has acquiredAprima Medical Software (“Aprima”), a leading provider of electronic health record (EHR) and practice management (PM) software and revenue cycle management (RCM) solutions to ambulatory care…