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1) Siemens contemplates sale of ultrasound business

While no final decisions have been made, the company has received interest from buyers

2) Fujifilm acquires Hitachi's diagnostic imaging business for $1.6 billion

The deal adds CT, MR, X-ray, ultrasound, endoscopes and more to Fujifilm's portfolio

3) When it comes to safe anesthesia care, there is no substitute for trained physicians

An op-ed by Dr. Jeff Poague, president of the California Society of Anesthesiologists

People on the Move

Enexor Health Systems names CEO


GHX adds GM of exchange services


Montefiore and Albert Einstein College of Medicine appoints chief of thoracic surgery and surgical oncology


KORU Medical Systems announces new chief executive officer

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Mayo Clinic launches two new companies
One will develop AI algorithms, the other will connect data to AI algorithms to collect diagnostic insights
Artificial Intelligence Business Affairs Health IT
Successful installations of Dunlee liquid metal bearing CT replacement tubes in USA

Tubes available in USA and Europe for Revolution™ Evo and Optima™ CT 660

U.S. lawmakers call CMS radiopharmaceutical payment policy 'flawed'
Seeking a meeting to change policy and create greater access to nuclear medical imaging
Insurance Molecular Imaging U.S. Healthcare
Armed hospital patient in Ohio dies of gunshot wound amid police altercation
Westerville police have launched an investigation into the incident
U.S. Healthcare
Wrongfully terminated ER doctor awarded $26 million
Fired for complaining about staffing shortages in the emergency department
Emergency Medicine U.S. Healthcare
Philips and Ibex partner to support pathology diagnostics
Targeting improved workflow and productivity, faster and more accurate diagnoses
Artificial Intelligence Pathology Health IT
PPE still constrained one year into pandemic: Premier report
Spending for N95 masks, gowns and gloves still above pre-COVID levels
U.S. Healthcare
Google Cloud partnering with Varian on radiation oncology platform
Will create AI models for organ segmentation to support cancer treatment
Artificial Intelligence Rad Oncology
Siemens contemplates sale of ultrasound business
While no final decisions have been made, the company has received interest from buyers
Business Affairs Ultrasound
Microsoft buys Nuance for $19.7 billion
Will integrate speech recognition technology with Microsoft Cloud solutions
Artificial Intelligence Business Affairs Health IT
The benefits of hospital-grade wearable remote patient monitors
Wearables are changing the way we think about patient diagnostics
Olympus constructs $45 million employee base in Massachusetts
Will support growth of therapeutic medical devices for endoscopy
Business Affairs Endoscopy
The continuing evolution of the cath lab
Why minimally invasive procedures are leaving the hospital
Cardiology Operating Room
Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) lowers rate of interval breast cancers
Interval cancers arise between screenings and are considered more aggressive
Women's Health
Telehealth doctor pleads guilty for role in conspiracy to defraud Medicare
Prescribed orthopedic braces to patients whom he had neither spoken to nor evaluated
Insurance U.S. Healthcare
Is data a liability or asset for supply chain departments?
How data is the invisible chink in supply chain’s armor
Elekta's patent claims against Zap Surgical dismissed as 'invalid'
Ruled Zap Surgical's radiosurgery platform did not infringe on Elekta's patent for a rotatable treatment system
Business Affairs Rad Oncology
House of Representatives to decide again on Resident Physician Shortage Act
Calls for creation of 2,000 residency positions each year between 2023 and 2029
U.S. Healthcare
FDA investigates deaths linked to potentially contaminated endoscopes
Cystoscopes, ureteroscopes and cystourethroscopes from Olympus and Karl Storz under scrutiny
Endoscopy Risk Management
Nanox single-source digital X-ray gets FDA 510(k) clearance
Nanox.Arc poised to be less expensive than conventional X-ray systems
CT U.S. Healthcare X-Ray

The April Print Issue

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C-arms move into 3D, guided by touchscreens, AI

A look around at the latest solutions entering the market

Interventional radiology: Leading the way to increased growth, reduced costs, and improved patient care

Assessing the value-based benefits of interventional care

The continuing evolution of the cath lab

Why minimally invasive procedures are leaving the hospital

Imaging heart disease in the era of COVID-19

The value of cardiac ultrasound has increased amid the pandemic


The rise of robotic angio

Insights from David Pacitti, president and head of the Americas for Siemens Healthineers

Five Minutes in Healthcare - featuring Dan Vukelich

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The digitization of healthcare — what about the back office?

Insights from Vijay Ramnathan, president of MineralTree

My interviews with Joseph Graham and Chris Gervais

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Press Room

Centralis Health launches new population health management division
April 19, 2021
Philips installs leading digital imaging solutions at new Central Acute Services Building of Westmead Hospital in Sydney
April 19, 2021
Largest skin cancer lab in Australia live with Sectra’s digital pathology solution
April 19, 2021
Contego Medical receives CE mark approval for next generation carotid stent
April 19, 2021
Ziehm Imaging Americas and Carestream announce partnership to distribute the Ziehm Vision RFD
April 19, 2021
Canon Medical receives FDA clearance on one-beat spectral cardiac CT
April 19, 2021
RayStation in clinical use at Yamagata carbon ion therapy center
April 16, 2021
ScanNav Anatomy Peripheral Nerve Block scores CE approval
April 16, 2021
EU assessment of high-risk medical devices faces in-depth review
April 16, 2021
Nipro Medical Corporation announces the creation of Vascular Division in the U.S.
April 16, 2021