PACS Accessories

News and new technology innovations for PACS, or picture archive communications systems can be found here.

Materialise, AnatomyPrint, 3-D printing service, RSNA 2016, RSNA 2017, Carestream
Technology | Medical 3-D Printing | January 19, 2017
January 19, 2017 — Materialise NV has launched AnatomyPrint, an easy-to-use service for medical professionals that...
Philips, DoseWise Portal 2.2, RSNA 2016, radiation dose management
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | November 21, 2016
November 21, 2016 — Philips introduced DoseWise Portal 2.2, a next-generation radiation dose management software...
ACR Select, Appropriateness Criteria, federal AUC requirements, qPLEs
News | Clinical Decision Support | June 23, 2016
June 23, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has named the American College of Radiology (ACR...
Technology | Clinical Decision Support | June 07, 2016
June 7, 2016 — Healthy Interactions and MedCurrent recently introduced a first-of-its-kind clinical decision support (...
News | Clinical Decision Support | April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016 — Imaging Advantage LLC, platform provider of cloud-based radiology service, announced the launch of a...
Technology | Cardiovascular Information Systems (CVIS) | March 21, 2016
March 21, 2016 — Core Sound Imaging Inc., provider of Studycast cloud image storage and reporting solutions, introduced...
Videos | Cardiovascular Information Systems (CVIS) | March 11, 2016
Examples of technologies on the market and a discussion of what to look for in PACS and CVIS workflow efficiencies with...
GE Healthcare, GE Health Cloud, HIMSS 2016, analytics apps
News | Analytics Software | March 02, 2016
March 2, 2016 — GE Healthcare announced two large systems integrators (SIs) and seven leading-edge independent software...
Technology | Remote Viewing Systems | February 23, 2016
February 23, 2016 — WITS(MD), a provider of medical image workflow solutions, announced a company name change to...
Carestream, MyVue Center Self-Service Kiosk, patient access, radiology reports, RSNA 2015
Technology | Patient Engagement | December 21, 2015
December 21, 2015 — Carestream Health showcased its MyVue Center Self-Service Kiosk that enhances patient access and...
GE Healthcare, DoseWatch Explore, Asset Performance Management, APM, big data, RSNA 2015
Technology | PACS Accessories | December 17, 2015
December 17, 2015 — GE Healthcare showed its latest software solutions for data analytics and dose monitoring at the...
Calgary Scientific, Mass General Hospital, RadIQ, mobile radiology education tool, RSNA 2015

ResolutionMD image courtesy of Calgary Scientific

Technology | PACS Accessories | November 24, 2015
November 24, 2015 — Calgary Scientific Inc. announced that they will be showcasing a new radiology education tool...
Vital Images, Asia Pacific, image management, VioSuite, business intelligence, Vitality Solutions
Technology | Analytics Software | September 14, 2015
September 14, 2015 — Vital Images Inc. recently introduced the VioSuite Image Management and Vitality Solutions...
Stage 3 MU, stage 3meaningful use, patient engagement

Patient engagement plays a key role in the Stage 3 MU rules, where patients are more involved in their health management and treatment decisions. Part of Stage 3 requires electronic patient access to all their medical records, enabled by patient portals, as in this example of Carestream's Vue Motion software.

Feature | Information Technology | May 07, 2015 | Dave Fornell
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) gathered public comments on its Stage 3 Meaningful Use (MU)...
KLAS, business intelligence, healthcare, vendors, data
News | March 31, 2015
March 31, 2015 — A new KLAS report on business intelligence (BI) found that healthcare organizations are looking for BI...