In response to the critical shortage of nasopharyngeal (NP) swabs early in the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Radiology at University of South Florida Health in Tampa set out to design, validate, and create NP swabs using a point-of-care 3D printer.
Mike Ryan at the Veterans Affairs (VA) Midwest Healthcare Network—also known as VISN23—is proud of his team’s work on deploying a “deconstructed PACS” across the network’s 11 facilities. Still, Ryan, who is informatics coordinator of the imaging service line, would rather talk about the honor of working with his fellow VA employees to “serve those who have served.”
International Medical Solutions (IMS), a Microsoft partner, announces a technology that will enable radiologists and other healthcare clinicians to access, view, and share their medical images that have been ingested into the cloud using Microsoft's Medical Imaging Server for DICOM.
An initiative will deploy Swoop portable MRI systems to low-income countries with high incidence of birth asphyxia and hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Medical imaging artificial intelligence specialist Avicenna.AI has inked a deal with Canon Medical Systems Corp. to provide a fully integrated stroke detection AI solution for Canon’s Automation Platform.
Densitas announces its partnership with Mammography Educators to offer the first artificial intelligence-powered telehealth technologist training platform to support business continuity in mammography facilities.
Radiation oncologists across the country will meet virtually with members of Congress this week to urge lawmakers to pass legislation that will safeguard access to high-quality, value-based healthcare for people with cancer.