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Carestream Exhibits Innovative Digital Radiography Solutions at ECR 2020

Carestream Health will showcase advances in medical imaging at the largest radiology meeting in Europe—the upcoming European Congress of Radiology (ECR) in Vienna, Austria. This year, Carestream’s booth (#407, Expo X4) will feature a range of products that underscore...

Northwell to Open 4 Cardiac Catheterization Labs

Three Northwell Health facilities – Lenox Health Greenwich Village, Mather Hospital in Port Jefferson and Plainview Hospital – have received approval this month from the New York State Health and Health Planning Council to establish cardiac catheterization labs,...

Kubtec Granted 2 Breast Cancer Imaging Technology Patents

KUB Technologies, a U.S. medical device company that develops digital technologies used in the treatment of breast cancer, has been granted two new patents by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Patent US 15/892,482 describes both the system and the...

The InterMed Group Acquires Sigma Imaging Technologies

The InterMed Group, a Granite Bridge Partners company, has announced the acquisition of Sigma Imaging Technologies, a New Jersey-based provider of imaging system services. “Established as an expert in MRI/CT/PET imaging technology, Sigma’s core services include...

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Privacy concerns decline about digital health records

Privacy concerns decline about digital health records

By Anne Machalinski Patients whose doctors use electronic health record systems are increasingly confident that their health information will remain private and secure, Weill Cornell Medicine researchers found in a new longitudinal study, published Oct. 5 in the...

Old Dogs New Tricks

Old Dogs New Tricks

It is fairly common knowledge that the average age of the person repairing and maintaining imaging equipment is creeping higher and higher. The ranks of the imaging service field are not being filled by a wave of the younger generation.