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Managing anger and forgiveness in the imaging suite

Emotions can run high in radiology, here are some tips to sooth them

Radiology costing and consumerism

As the healthcare landscape moves closer to a retail-like model, the focus on pricing is likely to intensify

Florida radiology practice to pay $1.4 million over False Claims allegations

Alleged to have submitted claims for radiological images it knew were ineligible for reimbursement

CMS issues final rule on Stark Law

Rule enhances value-based care, lessens regulatory burdens and protects patients from low-quality, expensive care

Butterfly Network to merge with Longview Acquisition in $1.5 billion deal

Deal is expected to increase adoption of Butterfly handheld ultrasounds

Using data analytics to guide purchasing decisions

Reading between the lines for a smarter supply chain

Fujifilm makes entry into surgical and fluoroscopy markets

Fujifilm has new mobile C-arm and R&F fluoroscopy systems

Siemens takes former manager to court for allegedly stealing trade secrets

Claims executive took confidential catheter intelligence to NuVera Medical to develop rival solution

Radiography market focuses on value in the COVID-19 era

Latest systems offer tube head cameras and intuitive touchscreen displays

GE acquires Prismatic Sensors

GE will use Deep Silicon detector technology for photon counting CT

Magazine Features

Breast imaging advances with new AI, MR and ultrasound solutions

July 01, 2019

A look at innovative new technology entering the market

The rise of theranostics in nuclear medicine

June 24, 2019

Investments ramp up but challenges remain

Installing and removing imaging equipment is no small task

June 14, 2019

Expert insights on how project management is evolving

Informatics, standardization and the next phase for enterprise imaging

June 10, 2019

Life after silos is coming into focus

Assessing the state of Alzheimer’s imaging

June 04, 2019

The battle against neuro-degenerative disease wages on

Patient monitors help hospitals do more with less

May 27, 2019

The latest monitors focus on workflow, EHR integration and remote capabilities

Tips for creating better collaboration between HTM and IT

May 26, 2019

Streamlining these increasingly complex partnerships

Testing equipment continues to advance

May 13, 2019

Managing your systems and scanners requires the right tools for the job

How can HTM and OEMs work together most effectively?

May 06, 2019

There's no 'I' in health technology management

Breaking barriers in Alzheimer’s disease with focused ultrasound

April 22, 2019

Researchers at Sunnybrook in Toronto are closing the therapeutic gap

Medical community finds ways to make TAVR safer for at-risk patients

April 15, 2019

Improving outcomes with special procedures

What’s new in C-arms and tables?

April 08, 2019

Smaller footprint and dose reduction are defining a new generation of equipment

Getting to the heart of cardiac ultrasound technology

April 01, 2019

From premium systems to point of care, an expanding market

Soothing pediatric imaging fears: Experts discuss options

March 18, 2019

Pediatric imaging should be fun and games

The humble hospital bed joins the ranks of smart medical devices

March 11, 2019

Patient monitoring and deep learning enhance the last offerings

Access to proton therapy increasing for pediatric patients

March 04, 2019

Young cancer patients have the most to gain from proton treatment

Is medical 3D printing destined to become as commonplace as X-ray?

February 25, 2019

Diverse teams may help unlock 3D printing’s full potential

What will the right RIS system bring to your imaging department?

February 18, 2019

There is no one-size-fits-all solution for RIS needs

PACS and opinions: What to consider when upgrading a PACS

February 11, 2019

Experts weigh in on what to look for when entering the market

Current landscape and future trajectory for AI in healthcare

February 04, 2019

Healthier patients and healthier bottom lines

Implants, gadolinium and AI: Changing perceptions in MR

November 26, 2018

From hard questions over contrast retention to softening views on implants

Rad rooms get more complex while detectors lighten up

November 19, 2018

A look around the industry at the latest radiology tools entering the market

AI to patient-centricity: Experts discuss top imaging trends

November 12, 2018

As silos come down, what challenges emerge for radiologists?

From the frontlines to the frontier: CT trends and innovations

November 06, 2018

Workflow is getting smarter and machine learning is changing everything

Precision cancer care with proton and radiation oncology

October 29, 2018

Some of the latest systems and software entering the market

A dose of sophistication comes to CT protocols

October 22, 2018

In 2018, dose optimization means getting everyone involved

Proton therapy comes to New York City: behind the scenes at the NYPC

October 08, 2018

The construction, equipment and partnerships that make up the cutting-edge facility

Radiation shielding: ways to save and things to consider

October 01, 2018

Shielding decisions should not be made lightly

The MR patient experience

September 24, 2018

Technologists, effective distractions and advanced MR tech are improving patient comfort

From RF shield to detector choice: Designing a safer MR suite

September 21, 2018

There's plenty of factors to consider before a patient even sets foot in the room

Forecasting issues before they arise with MR remote monitoring

September 19, 2018

A look at the different solutions to keep you ahead of potential problems

How to get the most life out of your MR coldhead

September 17, 2018

Best practices for maintaining a vital component of your MR scanner

Pushing boundaries of medical imaging with 10.5 Tesla MR

September 10, 2018

Insights from the University of Minnesota's MR research team

Healthy chillers help ensure healthy MR scanners

September 04, 2018

Everything you need to know to stay up to date on refrigerants

Comparing the value propositions of multi-vendor and ISO service

August 27, 2018

Similar benefits, but not quite the same

Beyond silver, gold and platinum: How OEM service is getting more customized

August 20, 2018

Manufacturers aim to give providers everything they want, nothing more

New brands, proven experts lead a new era in the CT tube market

August 13, 2018

The CT market has changed a lot over the last couple years

Service sells equipment: contract negotiation insights for providers

August 06, 2018

Best practices for getting the most value out of your partnerships

Understanding the cost impact of healthcare consolidation

August 01, 2018

What distinguishes a 'good' merger from a 'bad' one?

Could AI and 3D printing be the future of OB/GYN ultrasound?

July 23, 2018

Few specialities are equally poised to embrace these cutting edge tools

The importance of breast MR screening for high-risk patients

July 16, 2018

Experts weigh in on MR's emerging role in breast cancer diagnostics

AI to workflow, breast imaging makes advances

July 09, 2018

A look at the latest innovations reaching the healthcare marketplace

Taking the mystery out of breast density

July 02, 2018

One state at a time, awareness is spreading across the country

The benefits of utilizing teleradiology

June 25, 2018

For some providers, outsourcing image interpretation makes a world of difference

In PET and SPECT, getting more sensitive and working smarter

June 19, 2018

A look at the newest systems on the market

The bumpy road to imaging access in rural America

June 18, 2018

How mobile imaging solutions are bringing care to remote regions

Are bundled payments hurting nuclear medicine access and innovation?

June 11, 2018

An issue of 'supplies' versus 'drugs'