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Siemens Healthcare has received FDA approval for the Somatom Scope, a 16-slice CT scanner priced to enable private radiology practices, community hospitals, and critical access hospitals to make routine diagnostic imaging accessible to more patients and in more specialty settings.
MR Solutions recently displayed its cryogen-free 3T and 7T preclinical MRI imaging solutions at the recent 20th annual scientific meeting of the British chapter of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine.
Texas Gulf Coast Medical Group in Webster, Tex, has reduced manual tasks and improved turnaround times with the installation of the Viztek PACS.
Madison Radiology Medical Group in Pasadena, Calif, has implemented the eRad RIS with speech recognition to speed workflow and benefit from federal incentives for meaningful use compliance.
Vizinex RFID, a manufacturer of high-performance RFID tags, has launched the Sentry Slim Shortie, a new UHF RFID tag designed to be mounted on metal surfaces.
Agfa HealthCare recently announced it was expanding its executive team with two key appointments to pursue continued growth in North America. William Corsten and Frank Pecaitis will serve as regional president in North America and vice president of enterprise imaging sales for the United States and Canada, respectively.
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The MedInformatix RIS has enabled Pueblo Medical Imaging, a multi-specialty provider serving the Las Vegas region, to increase efficiency and deliver a paperless patient experience.