MITA Applauds CMS for Creation of Medicare Coverage Pathway for Innovative Medical Technologies

The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA), the leading organization and collective voice of medical imaging equipment, radiopharmaceutical, contrast media, and focused ultrasound device manufacturers, today applauded the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for its recently issued final rule concerning the Medicare Coverage of Innovative Technology (MCIT) program.

KA Imaging Appoints Seasoned Industry Executives to Key Leadership Positions

Manufacturer KA Imaging has appointed Shawn Campbell as vice president of operations and Robert Moccia as vice president of sales, USA and Canada.

ICE Moves to May

Mark your calendar, the conference dedicated to imaging directors, radiology administrators and imaging engineers is moving to May 11-12 in sunny Ft. Lauderdale Beach, Florida.

oneSOURCE Creates Free Resource Page with Up-to-Date COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Today, oneSOURCE, an RLDatix company and leading healthcare management solution, announced a new COVID-19 vaccine resource page to assist healthcare professionals during the initial administration phases of the vaccine.

Siemens Healthineers MAGNETOM Altea

The MAGNETOM Altea 1.5 Tesla (1.5T) magnetic resonance (MR) scanner has a wide, 70-cm bore and BioMatrix patient personalization technology that includes the AI-powered Select&GO Interface, which enhances workflow productivity and removes the need for anatomical landmarking for faster patient positioning. Additionally, the scanner has Tim 4G and Dot (Day Optimizing Throughput) automation that supports standardized, highly reproducible scan procedures. The MAGNETOM Altea also showcases the Turbo Suite acceleration packages, a series of customized speed applications for routine examinations of various areas of the body. The optional Innovision in-bore infotainment system[1] rides on the fixed or dockable table while immersing the patient in a unique exam experience.

1. The in-bore Infotainment system Innovision is still under development and not yet commercially available. Its future availability cannot be guaranteed.



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