A new Quick Safety advisory from The Joint Commission provides recommended safety actions for healthcare organizations to encourage patients to seek preventative care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Category: Patient Safety
In conjunction with Patient Safety Awareness Week, the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) published an update to its framework for safe and effective radiation therapy treatment. The comprehensive reference guide, Safety is No Accident: A Framework for Quality Radiation Oncology and Care, is available for download.Read More
Fujifilm SonoSite announced its entry into the medical informatics space with the launch of a new point-of-care workflow technology, SonoSite Synchronicity. A new venture for the company, SonoSite Synchronicity software is designed specifically for point-of-care ultrasound to streamline and standardize clinical workflow.Read More
The hospital is the first in the world to install the TRIUX neo system from MEGIN, which detects and localizes neural events in critical areas of the brain, such as those responsible for sight, speech, and movement, and enables physicians to confirm a diagnosis when findings from other imaging modalities are inconclusive.Read More
Results from the two largest-ever studies evaluating stereotactic body radiation therapy in patients with localized prostate cancer reinforce the use of the system for the effective management of the disease with minimal damage to surrounding tissue, researchers say.Read More
The company’s innovative medical imaging solution combines equipment and services for osteoarticular pathologies and orthopedics which will enable physicians to obtain full-body, weight-bearing images of pediatric patients.Read More