The SIIM Annual Meeting presents the education, research, and innovative practices that are improving patient care and decreasing healthcare costs.
Introduced by Representative Charlie Dent (R-Pa) and Senator Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), the Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act would eliminate cost barriers to colonoscopies for Medicare seniors.
New York Imaging Service has completed installation of new digital imaging systems for New York Methodist Hospital in Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY.
Todd Minnigh, vice president of worldwide sales and marketing development for Carestream, will discuss how international health care facilities adapt to cost constraints while providing high-quality care during the AHRA 2014 Association for Medical Imaging Management conference in August.
Mirada Medical, a multi-modality cancer imaging specialist, and RefleXion Medical, a developer of radiation therapy equipment, are collaborating to explore the viability of RefleXion’s PET-guided radiotherapy system in fighting cancer. The two companies will present an initial study Thursday, July 24 at the American Association of Physicists in Medicine annual meeting in Austin, Tex.
NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes broke ground on a new 50,000 square-foot facility in Wisconsin to supports its effort to produce a domestic source of molybdenum-99, the parent isotope of technetium-99m, the most widely used radioisotope in medical imaging.
Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif) and Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) have introduced breast density legislation aimed at improving breast cancer screening for women.
Marketing Works, a York, Penn-based advertising agency that caters to the healthcare market, aims to craft specialized campaigns that help medical practices stand out from their competitors.
Zotec Partners, a billing and practice management services provider, has announced that Mark Scruggs will join its team as a partner of corporate strategy. Scruggs left the company in 2011 following the acquisition of his company, EmPhysis Medical Management, by Zotec.
A new study published in the journal Radiology found the overall response of the Brigham and Women’s Hospital radiology team during the Boston Marathon bombings to be strong, but identified areas for improvement.