News in Brief
Nuance adds customer in Saudi Arabia
April 29, 2013 -- Speech recognition software developer Nuance Communications and Emerging Technologies, its implementation partner in Saudi Arabia, announced that King Fahd University Hospital of Dammam University has purchased Dragon Medical 360|Network Edition for hospital-wide use.
Sectra to equip London's Whittington Health
April 29, 2013 -- Healthcare IT firm Sectra has signed an agreement with Whittington Health National Health Service trust in London to implement an efficient image and information-management systems at the hospital.
Xograph sells rad room to Addenbrooke's Hospital
April 26, 2013 -- Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge, U.K., has chosen imaging equipment supplier Xograph Healthcare to replace the x-ray imaging equipment in its accident and emergency department rooms, Xograph said.
ContextVision grows in Q1
April 26, 2013 -- Continued sales development and new mammography contracts propelled image enhancement developer ContextVision to sales growth in the first quarter of 2013.
COCIR expresses caution on EU medical device proposal
April 24, 2013 -- The European Coordination Committee of the Radiological Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry (COCIR) said it is skeptical of a proposal calling for an alternative marketing authorization procedure for medical devices.
Fovia teams with Softneta for telemedicine market
April 23, 2013 -- Advanced visualization developer Fovia said it's collaborating with Lithuanian online imaging and information systems provider Softneta to provide its High Definition Volume Rendering (HDVR) technology to the telemedicine sector.