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Fluciclovine PET tracer improves recurrent prostate cancer treatment planning

Resulted in better disease-free survival than conventional imaging

Aetna to pay $1 million settlement over potential HIPAA violations

Allegedly exposed private patient information on three separate occasions

Imminent cyberthreat could disrupt hundreds of US healthcare systems

Ransomware could hold data hostage in exchange for more than $10 million per target

Intermountain Healthcare to merge with Sanford Health

Forming organizations with 70 hospitals, most of which will be in rural communities

Spectral CT may identify COVID-19 in earlier stages

Spectral CT improves visualization of ground-glass opacities

New evidence that MR scanning possible with non-MR-compatible cardiac implants

Study looks at groups not accounted for before, including pacemaker-dependent ICD patients

With DBT, synthetic mammo could be a radiation-free alternative to digital mammo

SM/DBT has similar efficacy in detecting breast cancer, compared to DM/DBT

ASTRO research demonstrates high-risk prostate cancer management with PSMA PET/CT

PSMA PET/CT has more sensitivity and specificity than conventional imaging

CT scan volume falls nearly 3.7 million below expectations for 2020

CT scans fell by 38,000 on average during worst days of pandemic

Proton therapy reduces risk of heart disease for lung cancer patients

Proton therapy spares the heart from radiation-related cardiac toxicity

Hospital Spotlight

Q&A with Janice Nevin, CMO of Christiana Care Health System

November 12, 2014

Nevin talks about her background and her goals for the organization

Q&A with Ronald A. DePinho

October 14, 2014

President of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center talks about making cancer history

Q&A with Lauren Stegman

September 25, 2014

Talking about the newly opened Palo Verde Cancer Center - Scottsdale

Q&A with Mike Stephens

July 17, 2014

The president of Mercy Health's West Market talks about the newest hospital

Q&A with Jeff Hoss

June 17, 2014

The executive VP of Clinical Operations for Sanford Health Moorhead Campus explains the benefits of RTLS

Q&A with Sean Fowler

May 29, 2014

The new CEO of Marina Del Rey Hospital talks about his goals.

Q&A with Richard Vaughn

April 10, 2014

The SSM Health Care VIP talks about what it takes to get new hospitals into the fold.

Q&A with Kandy DeWitt of HealthPark Medical Center

March 27, 2014

Finding the right approach to building a hybrid OR.

Q&A with John Marc Alban

February 06, 2014

CPHIMS Director at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center talks IT.

Q&A with Lori Van Zanten

January 09, 2014

The CEO of Providence Newberg Medical Center discusses steps to sustainability.

Q&A with Dr. Christopher Kane

December 19, 2013

Building a urology program at UC San Diego Medical Center.

Creating a 21st century cancer center

November 20, 2013

Q&A with Dr. Jeffrey Wisch.

Q&A with Nemours' director of patient centered care

October 31, 2013

Michael Campbell talks about enhancing the patient experience.

Q&A with Lou Saksen

September 30, 2013

The senior VP, New Parkland Construction, talks about plans for the new facility.

Q&A with Tomi Ryba

August 06, 2013

The president of El Camino Hospital discusses the challenges of health care reform and upcoming projects.

Q&A with Michael Lim

July 18, 2013

Saint Louis University Hospital's cardiology director talks shop.