Press Releases

Magnetom Vida1, the new high-end 3 Tesla MRI scanner with BioMatrix technology from Siemens Healthineers, was launched to the public at University Hospital Tübingen, where the first system is installed. It has been undergoing clinical tests in the hospital’s Department for Diagnostic and…
Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, Cleveland: The new Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center will begin welcoming patients on Monday, March 6. The 377,000-square-foot facility, estimated at $276 million, will house all outpatient cancer treatment services in one location with the center’s team of medical…
Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, Cleveland: The new Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center will begin welcoming patients on Monday, March 6. The 377,000-square-foot facility, estimated at $276 million, will house all outpatient cancer treatment services in one location with the center’s team of medical…
Siemens Healthineers has announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the MAGNETOM Sempra, a highly efficient, 60-cm 1.5 Tesla (1.5T) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system. The MAGNETOM Sempra is distinguished by its low operating costs, innovative technologies, and full-…
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The American Society of Radiologic Technologists has launched Radiography SEAL™: The Radiography Student Exam Assessment Library™. Radiography SEAL™ is an online review tool created to help prepare students for a radiography certification exam.The ASRT‘s new exam prep tool…
Stamford, CT, January 23, 2017 – FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of diagnostic imaging products and medical informatics solutions, today announced that its Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (DBT), as an optional software upgrade for its ASPIRE Cristalle digital mammography…
Wayne, NJ, Jan. 31, 2017 – Konica Minolta Healthcare announced that MD Buyline, a leading strategic sourcing provider serving hospitals and vendors, has awarded Konica Minolta Healthcare its #1 rating for Digital Radiography (DR) Customer Satisfaction for the third consecutive quarter covering…
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Zotec Partners (Zotec), the industry leader in radiology revenue cycle and practice management services, announces a renewed revenue cycle and practice management agreement with North Broward Radiologists (NBR), a medical practice comprised of American Board of Radiology-…
Andover, Mass. and Suffern, NY – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) and Bon Secours Charity Health System (BSCHS), a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), today announced a multi-year, strategic partnership agreement with a potential  value of $180 million.  The…
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Directors of radiologic technology educational programs report that the number of students enrolling in radiography and nuclear medicine programs increased slightly in 2016, while radiation therapy programs saw a slight decline.Entering-class enrollments, student…
SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Seno Medical Instruments, Inc., the leader in improving the process of diagnosing breast cancer through the development of an opto-acoustic (OA/US) imaging device, today announced the appointment of Steve Miller as SVP of Engineering. Mr. Miller…
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 (Vienna) – The European  Society of Radiology (ESR) and the Cardiovascular and  Interventional Radiological  Society of Europe (CIRSE), have joined forces to address the future of diagnostic and interventional radiology with a special focus on improving patient care.…
OAK BROOK, Ill. (Jan. 17, 2017) – The Radiological Society of North America’s 102nd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting (RSNA 2016), held in Chicago’s McCormick Place from November 27 to December 2, highlighted RSNA’s ongoing commitment to improve patient care through radiology education,…
Washington, DC — First-year medical students interested in exploring radiology — particularly women and minorities — may apply for a summer internship, sponsored by Nth Dimensions and the American College of Radiology (ACR).“During this eight-week summer internship, medical students work side by…
Siemens Healthineers and Biogen have announced that the companies plan to jointly develop magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) applications with the intent of quantifying key markers of multiple sclerosis (MS) disease activity and progression. Biogen is a leading biotechnology company with a deep…
SHELBYVILLE, IN, WILLOUGHBY, OH & SALEM, NH – (Jan. 4, 2017) Gamma Medica, a leader in molecular breast imaging (MBI) technology announced today that through its collaboration with Ohio-based Alpha Imaging, Indiana-based Major Health Partners (MHP) has purchased and installed Gamma Medica’s…
Reston, VA — ACR Appropriateness Criteria® have been updated to cover 227 topics with more than 1,100 clinical indications. These continuously reviewed evidence-based guidelines help health care providers choose the most appropriate medical imaging exam for a specific clinical condition.“Use of…
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Dec. 14 — Lakeridge Health (Oshawa, Ontario) installed three CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray Systems (see video link) to help staff members capture digital radiography exams for patients in the emergency department and intensive care units, as well as inpatients. Two…
The American College of Radiology (ACR) commends the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for opting not to grant advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) authority to perform, supervise and interpret medical imaging exams.The ACR strongly urged the VA to take this action. We thank the VA for…
Reston, VA - The American College of Radiology (ACR) Board of Chancellors (BOC) selected three innovators as 2017 Gold Medalists for their extraordinary service to the College or radiology. Honors will be bestowed during ACR 2017 - The Crossroads of Radiology, which will be held May 21?25, 2017…
At the 102nd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Nov. 27 to Dec. 2 at Chicago’s McCormick Place, the separately managed healthcare business of Siemens AG is presenting itself for the first time under its new brand name, Siemens Healthineers…