Merge Bringing New Jobs to Chicago Area

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced that Merge Healthcare will add 200 health information technology jobs to the city within the next two years. In addition to the 200 jobs, Merge will provide 100 Vitals Kiosks to be placed throughout the city.

Download Consumer Guide to RadSite Modalities

RadSite has published the first in a series of issue briefs to help inform consumers about appropriate use of imaging procedures. The issue brief, Consumer Guide to RadSite Modalities: Benefits and Risks of Common Medical Imaging Procedures, rev


Bringing X-ray and Hope to Haiti

Young patients at Grace Children?s Hospital in Port-au-Prince will benefit from a Siemens hybrid portable x-ray unit donated by the manufacturer. The ACR Foundation International Outreach Committee is involved in multiple projects around t


Creating a Hybrid Cath Lab

The Infinix CF-i bi-plane x-ray system from Toshiba. As hospitals continue to implement dedicated hybrid cath labs, technology will also adapt to those new environments. So when the Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children’s Congenital Heart

Multisite Practice Relies on Synapse PACS

Fujifilm Synapse PACS was designed to accommodate multiple physical locations with disparate RIS and HIS systems with multiple radiology reading groups across facilities in an enterprise. One medical group that has benefited from Fujifilm Synap


Two Providers Choose Merge

Two different health care providers recently opted for solutions from Merge Healthcare to solve their imaging needs. Mon General Hospital, Morgantown, WVa, will utilize Merge Cardio, an enterprise-level cardiology image and information system, an


Growing Group Finds Better Billing Solution

Scott Venera, Practice Administrator, Kootenai Imaging Kootenai Imaging in North Idaho has grown significantly over the last 30 years into a larger, more widespread, and sophisticated radiology group serving Kootenai Medical Center, Koot


An Enjoyable MRI Experience?

Patients relax to music or movies with Resonance Technology?s CinemaVision MRI-compatible 3D audio-video entertainment system. Lakeview Regional Medical Center, a mid-size acute care community hospital in Covington, La, believes that the p


Talking with Techs Improves Mobile X-ray

GE?s new Optima XR220amx is a fully digital system, which incorporates Flashpad detector technology and a durable and adaptable wireless digital detector. In June, GE announced the FDA clearance of their new fleet of user-friendly mobile