Toshiba has established the Toshiba Center for Big Data in Healthcare at the Science + Technology Park at Johns Hopkins to study treatment pathways and outcomes in head and neck and lung cancer patients.
Trainers with HFS Consultants, a management, financial, operational, regulatory, and strategic planning healthcare consulting company, provide onsite IC-10 education and training to help organizations prepare for the October 15, 2015 implementation deadline.
Delphinus Medical Technologies, maker of the SoftVue whole breast ultrasound system, has named Mark Forchette as its president and chief executive officer.
Project Renewal, a group dedicated to providing free mammograms for uninsured and homeless women in New York City, has selected CoActiv Medical’s Exam-PACS and Exam-Cloud vendor neutral archive to support its mobile screening program.
A new study published in the journal Radiology suggests that imaging could benefit patients with asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis, a narrowing of the blood vessels in the head caused by plaque buildup, and the leading cause of 20% of ischemic strokes.
At the recent meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology in San Francisco September 14-17, researchers from the University Medical Center, Groningen, The Netherlands, examined how the use of advanced imaging methods from Mirada Medical could automate patient monitoring and facilitate the broader adoption of adaptive radiotherapy.
The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) is accepting online nominations through October 10, 2014 for awards and scholarships that acknowledge significant contributions to the field of health IT.
At the recent Intensive Breast Ultrasound seminar in Arlington, Va, September 11-14, Ikonopedia showcased its Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA) management system along with four new breast imaging reporting modules for screening MRI, diagnostic MRI, diagnostic ultrasound, and biopsy.
Banner Health Network, one of 23 accountable care organizations nationwide selected to participate in the Medicare Pioneer ACO program, announced that its quality score for 2013 increased 19% from the previous year.
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