Press Releases

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…
Malvern, Pennsylvania, Oct. 9, 2018 — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the MAGNETOM Sola, a 1.5 Tesla magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner from Siemens Healthineers that brings groundbreaking BioMatrix technology to the 1.5T market. This technology addresses patient…
TUSTIN, Calif. — With up to 90 percent of clinical sonographers experiencing symptoms of work related musculoskeletal disorders (WRMSDs)1, Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. launched an all-new program designed to help reduce the leading causes of pain and injury for sonographers so they can scan…
IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 8, 2018 — Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in patient-focused innovations for structural heart disease and critical care monitoring, today announced that it has commenced the U.S. pivotal trial that will study its self-expanding CENTERA…
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 4 — Carestream Health researchers and scientists will participate in scientific presentations that showcase advances in medical imaging at the upcoming Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual conference.  These presentations include: “Comparative Evaluation of…
October 4, 2018—Canada has just joined the other Five Eyes allies – Australia, New Zealand, the UK, and the US—in a renewed call to create backdoors into private citizens’ information. The Five Eye countries demand that technology companies cooperate with law enforcement agencies to allow…
RIDGEFIELD, Conn. and INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 4, 2018 — Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today that empagliflozin met the primary efficacy endpoint, defined as a change from baseline in A1C versus placebo after 26 weeks of treatment, for all doses investigated (2.5…
Boston, MA – October 2, 2018 – Kyruus, a leader in provider search and scheduling solutions for health systems, today announced that Stephen Kahane, M.D., M.S., has joined its Board of Directors. Dr. Kahane, a senior executive at athenahealth since 2011, is an accomplished healthcare technology…
ROCHESTER, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Italian-French Concordia scientific station is located on a 10,500 foot mountain 620 miles from the coast in one of the most inhospitable places on earth — Antarctica. The station houses 80 scientists during the continent’s three-month summer and about 14…
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 2, 2018 — Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARNA) today announced positive data from a planned interim analysis of the ongoing open-label extension of the Phase 2 trial of its investigational drug candidate ralinepag, a next-generation, oral, selective and potent prostacyclin…
IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 26, 2018 — Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in patient-focused innovations for structural heart disease and critical care monitoring, announced at a 60th anniversary educational event that the Every Heartbeat Matters initiative has exceeded the…
Haifa, Israel and Miami, Florida, September 26, 2018 — INSIGHTEC®,a global medical technology innovator of incisionless surgery, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Exablate Neuro™ compatibility for the state-of-the-art MRI Scanners Magnetom Skyra,…
Rochester, New York - Radiology staff at VCU Medical Center, the comprehensive care center of VCU Health located in downtown Richmond, Virginia, perform approximately 160,000 imaging procedures a year with six CARESTEAM DRX-Evolution Systems (see video link), nine CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution…
SAN DIEGO, Sept. 25, 2018 — Shimadzu Medical Systems USA and Change Healthcare, have entered a partnership through which Shimadzu will offer Change Healthcare Cardiology™ Hemo, along with its Trinias line of angiography systems. The announcement was made today at the annual Transcatheter…
LONG BEACH, Calif.—Sept. 26, 2018—SCAN Health Plan, a leading senior-focused organization with the mission of keeping seniors healthy and independent, today announced Adrienne Morrell as its senior vice president of public, government and community affairs. In her new role, Morrell will work to…
Montreal, Quebec, September 25, 2018 – Intelerad Medical Systems™, a leader in enterprise workflow solutions, is pleased to announce that following the retirement of Randall Oka, its board of directors has appointed Paul Lepage as its new president and chief executive officer. Paul Lepage is a…