In 2007, the number of electronic medical record system installs jumped 22 percent over the previous year. Approximately one-third of U.S. physicians now have an EMR system, while cardiology EMR adoption is estimated to be 8 to 9 percent, ranking high among specialties, according to the Medical Records Institute
Select a vendor below for a complete line-up of product announcements at RSNA.Cardiac Imaging3mensio Medical ImagingMedis Medical Imaging SystemsTeraReconAgfa HealthCareMerge HealthcareThinking SystemsCedara SoftwarePhilips Medical SystemsToshiba America Medical SystemsEmageonRendoscopyViatronixFujifilm Medical Systems USAScImageVisage ImagingGE HealthcareShina SystemsVital ImagesMcKessonSiemens Medical SolutionsZonare Medical Systems
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Select a vendor below for a complete line-up of product announcements at RSNA.Women's ImagingAdvanced Imaging TechnologiesGE HealthcarePenRadAgfa HealthCareHologicPhilips Medical SystemsAmerican MammographicsMagViewPlanmedAurora Imaging TechnologyMammoBaseSectraBeekley CorporationMammography Reporting SystemSiemens Medical SolutionsBRIT SystemsMedipatternToshiba America Medical SystemsCarestream HealthMedison AmericaZonare Medical SystemsFujifilm Medical Systems USAMerge HealthcareGamma Medica-IdeasNDS Surgical Imaging
Some 12,000 attendees are expected to fill the Los Angeles ConventionCenter for ASTRO’s 49th Annual Meeting, Oct. 28 –Nov. 1. This year’stheme, “Treating Cancer While Preserving Quality of Life,” embraces allaspects of oncologic care.
In healthcare today, climbing to the top or staying there requires keeping up with the latest advances in technology that improve not only patient care, but a facility as a whole. That whole is made up of many departments that operate best when connected to each other and throughout the enterprise.
When it comes to planning radiology department needs, furniture used to be on the bottom of the list. Today, as more thought is given to maximizing work space and providing better ergonomic working solutions that are flexible and more comfortable for a variety of radiologists, furniture has become an important component of the planning stage.