Category: Imaging Equipment

Imaging Equipment


Imaging Equipment


Medical Mission Trips 101

As a biomed, bringing your talent to a developing world hospital that is struggling for sound medical equipment can be an intensely satisfying experience. For those who are thinking about making a medical mission trip to the developing world for the first time, partnering with an organization that can help prepare supplies and contacts is key to a successful experience.



Vendor Profile: GE Healthcare

GE Healthcare has created an always-on solution to help buyers and biomed teams focus on patient care—by delivering what they need, when and where they need it. This online system, GE Healthcare Service Shop, provides instant access to equipment parts and accessories, repairs, and education resources directly from GE Healthcare, the original equipment manufacturer.



Konica Minolta Updates DR Equipment Monitoring Platform

At the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, which took place last week in Chicago, Wayne, N.J.-based Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas, Inc. showcased upgrades to its AeroRemote platform. With AeroRemote Insights, managers can evaluate system performance by reviewing digital radiography panel impact events, among other activities.

Nuclear Medicine


New PET Tracer Can Identify Bacterial Infections

The results of this pre-clinical study demonstrate that 6″-18F-fluoromaltotriose is a promising new tracer for diagnosing most bacterial infections and has the potential to change the clinical management of patients suffering from infectious diseases of bacterial origin.



Leader of the PACS: Esteban Rubens

A mainstay of hospital imaging departments, picture archiving and communication systems, or PACS, are costly—and delicate—equipment. Below, Esteban Rubens, global enterprise imaging principal at Pure Storage, discusses what’s driving growth in the PACS sector and how hospitals can reduce their total cost of PACS ownership.

Imaging Parts


GE Healthcare Increases Online Multi-Vendor Parts Inventory

By 2022, North American healthcare facilities will purchase 14.5% of their service parts, devices, accessories, and supplies online. To address this demand, GE Healthcare announces that it has increased its inventory of multi-vendor parts available on GE Healthcare Service Shop.