Quality street: Simple technology can bring sweet success May 30, 2016 -- The constant drive for quality improvement is a major issue today, particularly in the U.K. Increased pressure on imaging services means radiologists need support to manage their workload and minimize errors. Industry expert David Howard gives his opinion.
Client Outlook signs deal with African IT firm May 25, 2016 -- Image viewing software developer Client Outlook has signed a partnership agreement with IntriHealth, an imaging informatics software firm in Africa, to distribute its eUnity universal image viewer.
Montage readies software update for UKRC May 24, 2016 -- Radiology data mining and analytics software developer Montage Healthcare Solutions will unveil new features for its Search and Analytics software at the upcoming United Kingdom Radiological Congress (UKRC) in June.
DIAM benchmark helps guide adoption of imaging IT May 23, 2016 -- What's the best way to implement imaging IT at your institution? How can you optimally incorporate new technologies such as data analytics and radiomics? A new benchmark called the Digital Imaging Adoption Model (DIAM) has been created to help facilities gauge how well they are doing in terms of imaging IT adoption.
ESR surveys find broad, varied use of teleradiology May 23, 2016 -- Teleradiology has become widely adopted in Europe, but its usage and support vary among European countries, according to a pair of surveys by the European Society of Radiology (ESR). What's more, the use of teleradiology across national borders still remains limited.
HIMSS Europe launches HIT trends survey May 23, 2016 -- Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Europe launched its first annual survey to identify trends and topics in the field of health information technology (HIT).
ACR 2016: Get more hashtag savvy, say U.K. experts May 17, 2016 -- Radiologists are significantly underrepresented in social media, particularly Twitter, and they must be more proactive and use it more effectively to shape the future of imaging services, according to the authors of a U.K. study being presented at this week's American College of Radiology (ACR) meeting.
Medavis unveils new software at RoeKo 2016 May 9, 2016 -- IT provider Medavis presented new software modules for appointment notifications and electronic report transmission, as well as its portal4med Referrer Portal, during the recently concluded German Radiological Congress (Röko 2016).
Agfa extends contract with French hospital May 4, 2016 -- Agfa HealthCare has extended its contract with a hospital in France for deploying its Orbis hospital information system (HIS)/clinical information system (CIS).
Aquilab partners with OncoRadiomics for software April 25, 2016 -- French imaging software developer Aquilab said it has signed an agreement with Dutch radiomics developer OncoRadiomics to integrate its radiomics technology into Aquilab's imaging software.