Vital Images, Toshiba, CT Myocardial Perfusion, cardiac CT, CORE 320 study
Technology | July 15, 2015
July 15, 2015 - Vital Images Inc. will debut its U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)-cleared CT Myocardial...
Infinitt, partner plus agreement, TridentUSA Health Services, Infinitt PACS
News | Cardiac PACS| July 15, 2015
July 15, 2015 - Infinitt announced today that it has entered into a seven-year Partner Plus Agreement with TridentUSA...
PACSHealth, Virtual Phantoms, partner, DoseMonitor, VirtualDose CT, radiation

VirtualDose CT screen capture courtesy of Virtual Phantoms Inc.

News | Radiation Dose Management| July 13, 2015
July 13, 2015 - PHS Technologies Group LLC, a division of PACSHealth LLC, announced that it will integrate VirtualDose...
21st Century Cures Act, H.R. 6, HR-6, HR 6, medical device innovation
Feature | Business| July 13, 2015 | Dave Fornell
The U.S. House of Representatives July 10 passed its version of the 21st Century Cures Act (H.R. 6), designed to...
wearable sensors, Verizon, fitness trackers, smart watches
Feature | Wearable Sensors| July 13, 2015
July 13, 2015 - Wearable sensors are...
Most Wired, CHIME, information technology, secuirty, patient engagement
News | Information Technology| July 10, 2015
July 10, 2015 - Health data security and patient engagement are top priorities for the nation's hospitals, according to...
venture capital funding, VC, healthcare IT, Q2 2015, Mercom Capital Group, IPOs
News | Business| July 09, 2015
July 9, 2015 - Mercom Capital Group llc, a global communications and research firm, released its report on...
Masimo, MightySat Rx, fingertip pulse oximeter, SpO2, pulse rate
Technology | July 08, 2015
July 8, 2015 - Masimo announced the CE Mark and full market release of MightySat Rx fingertip pulse oximeter for...
Toshiba CT

PinnacleHealth selected Toshiba as its imaging systems vendor because of its quality and to help reduce imaging radiation dose to improve patient safety.

Case Study | Radiation Dose Management| July 07, 2015
Safety accidents drive up costs, damage reputations and lower patient satisfaction scores. For instance, if a patient...
osteoporosis, heart disease, linked, older people, Southampton MRC, CT
News | Cardiac Diagnostics| July 02, 2015
July 2, 2015 - University of Southampton scientists have discovered a link between...
radiation exposure, CT, X-ray, cancer, James Welsh, Jeffry Siegel, Loyola
Feature | Radiation Dose Management| July 01, 2015
July 1, 2015 - In recent years, there has been widespread media coverage of studies purporting to show that...
ACC, Statin Intolerance App, statin therapy, muscle symptoms, pain
Technology | July 01, 2015
July 1, 2015 - The American College of Cardiology (ACC) Statin Intolerance...
HIMSS, survey, cybersecurity, cyberattacks, healthcare organizations, IT
Feature | Information Technology| June 30, 2015
June 30, 2015 - Cybersecurity was...

Image courtesy of Spectrum Health

News | 3-D Printing| June 30, 2015
June 30, 2015 - Congenital heart experts...
Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound| June 26, 2015
Interview at the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) annual meeting with Federico Asch, M.D., M.D., FACC, FASE,...
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