U.K. radiographers to strike for 3rd time
December 22, 2014 -- Members of the Society of Radiographers have announced their plans for a third strike to take place on 29 January from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., followed by a work-to-rule period beginning on 30 January and continuing to 24 February.
Economy will dictate global nuclear med sales through 2020
December 22, 2014 -- The lackluster world economy and reimbursement issues will result in only modest growth in the global nuclear medicine imaging equipment market in this decade, according to a report from market research firm GlobalData.
GE signs molecular agreement with Swedish facility
December 22, 2014 -- GE Healthcare has signed a cyclotron and radiochemistry system agreement with Stockholm County Council and Karolinska University Hospital in Sweden.
Health tech assessment course to go ahead in London
December 19, 2014 -- The Organization for Professionals in Regulatory Affairs is offering a two-day workshop in late January that will address health technology assessment.
Fujifilm completes U.K. installation in Boston
December 19, 2014 -- Fujifilm Medical Systems has installed its FDR Go mobile x-ray system at Pilgrim Hospital in Boston, U.K.
U.K. Royal Colleges speak out on integrated care
December 19, 2014 -- The U.K. Royal College of Radiologists has expressed its support of a statement on integrated care released by the Royal College of Physicians of London and the Royal College of General Practitioners.
Agfa secures x-ray contract with Italian clinic
December 19, 2014 -- Agfa HealthCare has won a contract with an Italian clinic for its DX-D 800 digital radiography system.
Varian makes pitch to buy MeVis Medical
December 17, 2014 -- Varian Medical Systems has unveiled plans to acquire medical imaging software developer MeVis Medical Solutions.
Fujifilm offers CPD accredited training lecture
December 17, 2014 -- Fujifilm Medical Systems has created a continuing professional development (CPD) accredited training lecture endorsed by the U.K. Society of Radiographers.
Barco joins in European knowledge center consortium
December 17, 2014 -- Image display firm Barco said it's participating in InnoLife, a consortium that has recently been named by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology as the Knowledge and Innovation Community for a 2.1 billion euro initiative to address healthy living and active aging.