Press Releases

Englewood, Colo. (October 22, 2018) – Today, Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) proudly announces its 2018-2019 Board of Directors. The new Board includes leading healthcare business executives from across the nation. A group of men and women with diverse backgrounds and expertise that…
San Antonio, Texas — Oct 18, 2018 — At the 60th annual meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), Oct. 21-24 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Siemens Healthineers debuts the RT Pro edition for Biograph Vision™ – a version of the company’s new…
DUBLIN — October 21, 2018 — Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) announced today that its co-founder, Earl E. Bakken, passed away peacefully on October 21, 2018 at his home on Kiholo Bay on the Big Island of Hawaii. He was 94 years old. "Today we are saddened by the passing of Earl Bakken, but we also…
STAMFORD, Connecticut, Oct. 21, 2018  — FUJIFILM Medical Systems USA, Inc., a leading provider of diagnostic imaging and medical informatics solutions, today introduced the FCT Embrace. Powered by Analogic, the FCT Embrace is the world's first 85cm wide bore computed tomography (CT) imaging unit…
LOUISVILLE, Colo. – October 16, 2018 – Global Healthcare Exchange, LLC(GHX), a healthcare business and data automation company, has added two senior executives to support and amplify the company’s growth plans. New executives include Bob McCarthy, senior vice president of Strategy and Corporate…
STAMFORD, Conn.— FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of diagnostic imaging and medical informatics solutions, today introduced the FCT Embrace. Powered by Analogic, the FCT Embrace is the world’s first 85cm wide bore computed tomography (CT) imaging unitwith 64 or 128 slice…
TUSTIN, Calif.—At this year’s American Society of Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) annual meeting in San Antonio, Texas, October 21-24, 2018 (Booth #3737), Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. will showcase its recently FDA-cleared Aquilion PrecisionTM, the world’s first Ultra-High Resolution CT system.…
Janesville, WI – SHINE Medical Technologies Inc. (SHINE), a Wisconsin-based company dedicated to being the world leader in the safe, clean, affordable production of medical isotopes, and Phoenix LLC, manufacturer of the world’s strongest compact neutron generators, announced today that Phoenix…
At the 60th annual meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), Oct. 21-24 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Siemens Healthineers unveils the MAGNETOM RT Pro edition for MAGNETOM Sola – a version of the company’s new 1.5 Tesla (1.5T) magnetic resonance…
Chicago – Oct. 11, 2018 – Continuing its efforts to empower clinicians and patients in their fight against breast cancer, GE Healthcare today launched the Invenia Automated Breast Ultrasound (ABUS) 2.0 in the United States. This device is the only FDA-approved ultrasound supplemental breast…
NEW YORK—Formativ Health, a technology-enabled health services company focused on transforming the patient-provider experience, announced today its partnership with Conversa Health to enable personalized patient care through automated digital conversations. Formativ, which works with physician…
WELLINGTON, New Zealand, Oct. 17, 2018—Volpara Solutions today announced that the data stored in the Volpara®Enterprise™ cloud now exceeds 1 million mammographic studies. Analysis of this anonymized  big data, reflecting the state of mammography in 2018, helps mammography providers achieve…
Dayton, Ohio Oct. 17, 2018) – CareSource, a nonprofit, multistate, multiproduct health plan announced Jeff Myers has joined its leadership staff as Executive Vice President, Strategic and External Relations. Myers, an accomplished executive with experience leading high-profile initiatives, will…
Amsterdam, the Netherlands - Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG; AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced the launch of its first global start-up collaboration program involving Philips’ innovation hubs in Cambridge (US), Eindhoven (the Netherlands), Bangalore (India) and Shanghai…
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 16—Carestream Health, a global leader in medical imaging systems and healthcare IT solutions, will install its CARESTREAM Clinical Collaboration Platform at Guadalupe Regional Medical Center in Seguin, Texas. Carestream’s Vue Platform will provide a comprehensive enterprise…
Montreal, Canada & Melbourne, Australia — Oct. 15, 2018 – Intelerad Medical Systems™, a leader in enterprise workflow solutions, is pleased to announce the launch of nuage® Patient Portal, a cloud-based patient portal solution. The zero-footprint portal will enable imaging providers to…
NASHUA, N.H. and ATHENS, Greece—iCAD, Inc. (NASDAQ: ICAD), a global medical technology leader providing innovative cancer detection and therapy solutions, today announced outstanding clinical results of its new, leading-edge digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) cancer detection software. The study…
Montreal, Quebec, October 11th, 2018 – Intelerad Medical Systems™, a leader in enterprise workflow solutions, has achieved the highest number of net-new U.S. PACS contracts earned amongst multi-regional providers in a report just released by KLAS. According to the KLAS PACS “2018 Achieving…
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 9 — Asante Ashland Community Hospital (Ashland, Ore.) purchased a CARESTREAM DRX-Evolution, CARESTREAM DRX-Excel Plus, CARESTREAM DRX-Ascend System and CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray System to expedite image access, enhance image quality and lower patient dose. The…
MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 10, 2018 – Cardialen, Inc., a medical device company developing a low-energy implantable defibrillation therapy designed to more gently restore normal heart rhythm, announced today the closing of a $17 million Series B investment led by RiverVest Venture Partners, along with…
ROCHESTER, NY—Asante Ashland Community Hospital (Ashland, Ore.) purchased a CARESTREAM DRX-Evolution (see video link), CARESTREAM DRX-Excel Plus, CARESTREAM DRX-Ascend System and CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray System to expedite image access, enhance image quality and lower patient dose…