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MIDRC launches COVID-19 medical image repository, releases first set of images

The MIDRC is designed to be largest open database of anonymized COVID-19 medical images

Philips takes home $7.2 billion in sales for Q4 2020, with 7% comparable sales growth

The company saw high-single-digit growth in sales of its diagnostic imaging systems

GE Healthcare lays off 140 employees following decreased demand for ventilators

The company hired 250 employees to manage increasing demand for ventilators last year

Boston Scientific to acquire Preventice Solutions for up to $1.2 billion total

External cardiac monitoring technology will expand rhythm management diagnostics portfolio

Delay in cancer screenings due to COVID-19 raises concerns for health outcomes

Screening declined at Mass General Brigham by as much as three-fourths during initial peak

Breaking down the challenges of justification for medical imaging exams

ESR sheds light on factors that may contribute to unnecessary scans

ViewRay stock drops 15% after Elekta divests

Investment had aligned with 'memorandum of understanding' between the two MR-guided radiation therapy companies

Whole body MR surpasses PET/CT and CT for detecting myeloma

Enabling earlier myeloma treatment than other imaging modalities

FTC to assess impact of consolidation in healthcare

How mergers and acquisitions affect competition in the healthcare market

EXACT Therapeutics and GE to develop ultrasound probe for ACT sonoporation

Could yield wide range of applications, from chemotherapy to neurological conditions

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Roadmap to operate in the new normal in Latin America

Interview with Omnia Health Live Americas speaker Guillaume Corpart, founder & CEO, Global Health Intelligence

Online ART and the future of radiotherapy

Insights from Corey Lawson, vice president of product strategy at Accuray

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Payer-provider relationships: Pre and post COVID-19 worlds

Insights from CitiusTech's Abhay Singhal and Sheetal Sawardekar

Caring for growing families in uncertain times

Rochelle Johnson, director of nursing for the Birth Center at Regions Hospital

Q&A with incoming ASTRO chair, Dr. Thomas Eichler

Getting ready for radiation oncology’s biggest event of the year

Behind the scenes on proton therapy construction jobs

Q&A with Joern Meissner, CEO of Meissner Consulting