RCR praises NHS workforce plan, with reservations
June 4, 2019 -- While praising the broad direction of a new plan for improving the workforce of the National Health Service (NHS), the U.K. Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) said that centralized funding and oversight will be crucial to its success.
ANSTO nets funds for nuclear medicine project
June 4, 2019 -- The state government of New South Wales in Australia will invest 12.5 million Australian dollars (7.77 million euros) in an initiative to expand and advance nuclear medicine capabilities at the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO), a major source of radioisotopes.
Pocketed knife gets man 3 months in jail
May 30, 2019 -- A man from Aberdeen, Scotland, found out the hard way it is best to check your pockets before an x-ray.
Sectra awarded 5-year NHS contract
May 30, 2019 -- PACS provider Sectra has been selected to implement its digital pathology IT system for the North Tees and Hartlepool National Health Service (NHS) Foundation Trust.
Sectra reports sales, earnings gains in 2018-2019
May 29, 2019 -- PACS vendor Sectra reported a more than 27% increase in net sales and a sharp increase in order bookings for its fiscal 2018-2019 fourth quarter.
Detection Technology rebrands MultiX x-ray line
May 29, 2019 -- Six months after its acquisition of French x-ray detector technology firm MultiX, Detection Technology is putting its company name on those products.
Martí-Bonmatí honored by Portuguese university
May 29, 2019 -- Dr. Luis Martí-Bonmatí, PhD, has been awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Coimbra in Portugal.
GE partners with Saudi university
May 29, 2019 -- GE Healthcare has signed a memorandum of understanding with Prince Sattam bin Abdulaziz University in Saudi Arabia to promote research and develop healthcare consulting capabilities.
QUIBIM secures CE Mark for chest x-ray algorithm
May 28, 2019 -- Advanced image analysis software developer QUIBIM has received the CE Mark for its Chest X-Ray Classification software application.
IBA announces ProteusOne contract in Italy
May 28, 2019 -- Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications (IBA) has received an order from the European Institute of Oncology in Milan for its ProteusOne compact intensity-modulated proton therapy device.