Neurostar Announces New Brand Name

In a corporate rebranding, Neurostar Solutions has changed its moniker to AccelaRAD, a name it says represents a strategic focus on software-based services that accelerate radiology group growth, performance and operational throughput.

CMS Says No to CT Colonography Screening

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services encourages the public to comment on the noncoverage determination, as well as the cost effectiveness of CT colonography screening for Medicare patients, during the 30-day comment period.

Emageon, HSS Terminate Merger Deal

Because Health Systems Solutions could not come up with the necessary funding by the Feb. 11 deadline, Emageon has announced that it will walk away from the planned merger.

ASRT Report: RT Student Enrollment Dips

First-year enrollments in radiography, radiation therapy, and nuclear medicine for fall 2008 dropped from last year, while the total number of educational offerings in each discipline increased.

Emageon to Show Upgrades at HIMSS

The Birmingham, Ala., company announces enhancements to multiple products, including RadSuite 5.35.1, EVMS 8.10.1, HeartSuite 6.20.1 and Hemo 7.10 and the new Outside Study Gateway.

ARRS, ACR Reach Agreement in Principle for Integration

According to the societies, the agreement in principle establishes a framework to realize operational efficiency, eliminate redundancies, and improve access to important educational content while maintaining the traditions and cultures of each.