While there are a myriad of PACS products on the American imaging informatics market today, a few specific niche applications are advancing forming new growth areas, according to market analysis from Frost & Sullivan.
Using a portable or bedside ultrasound machine lessens the length of stay in pediatric emergency departments, according to a study presented at the recent American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition.
Toshiba America Medical Systems’ Smart Fusion ultrasound technology delivers safer and more accurate guidance for liver and kidney lesion biopsies, according to a prospective clinical evaluation at St. Elizabeth Healthcare.
The Brilliance 4K Ultra HD 288P from Philips is an ultra-high-definition monitor well suited for use with medical imaging systems. It features a 28-inch 3840 x 2160 display.
Royal Philips demonstrated its HealthSuite Digital Platform at the Dreamforce 2014 conference, October 13–16. According to the company, its presence at the event underscores its “commitment to connecting care from hospital to home with digital solutions and services that span the health continuum.”
If you thought the revised Joint Commission standards were all done last spring, think again. In this edition of CCE Prep, Arif Subhan highlights new changes in the standards brought about by CMS.
The SONON from Healcerion, South Korea, is an iOS- and Android-compatible portable ultrasound device that enables healthcare providers to perform ultrasounds anywhere with the product and mobile devices they already use.
As HTM departments scramble to address the Shellshock “Bash bug,” cybersecurity experts warn there’s much more like it soon to come.
When combined with the company’s hand-held UNISIM simulator, the PULS-R universal SpO2 simulation finger from Rigel Medical provides an all-in-one vital signs solution.
Version 3.5 of Siemens Healthcare’s Acuson Freestyle ultrasound system includes enhanced needle visualization, expanded image display, and an app that connects the system to Microsoft Windows tablets.