Technology Challenges

Chicago Imaging Center Implements eRAD Solutions

Midwest Advanced Radiology Center, an outpatient imaging facility with two locations in the Chicago area, has implemented a range of solutions from eRAD, including RIS, PACS, Integrated Speech Recognition, Mammography Module, and RADAR, its tool for clinical communication.

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Konica Minolta Debuts ImagePilot Aero Package

Konica Minolta has introduced the ImagePilot Aero for Orthopedic Clinics, designed to meet the financial and clinical needs of orthopedic clinics. The package integrates the company’s wireless flat panel detector and orthopedic toolsets with Konica Minolta’s 5-year Total Cost of Ownership program.

Technology Challenges

Assessing the Net Effect

Hospital CIOs are likely to be debating the subject of net neutrality in the near future. Net neutrality essentially means that all parties sending data via the Internet are treated equally by carriers like Verizon and AT&T. Corporations, or hospitals for that matter, can’t simply pay more for faster transmission speed. That’s the current state of affairs, but it may change.