Medical Equipment Industry News

Most Read Stories

1) What does the new MDS2 form mean for your medical devices?

Latest version emphasizes cybersecurity and interoperability risks

2) Uncovering bacterial co-infections in COVID-19 patients with broader diagnostics

Insights from Oliver Schacht, CEO of OpGen

3) As industry steps up ventilator production, US military releases stockpiled gear

As many as 5 million single-use respirator masks, 2,000 deployable ventilators, and at least 14 testing labs


Press Room

Hawaii practice picks MedInformatix RIS
August 10, 2020
Philips and University Medical Center Utrecht partner to advance quantitative MR with MR-STAT
August 10, 2020
Nurses deliver half a million signatures to Congress, calling on Congress to protect nurses during COVID-19 pandemic
August 10, 2020
NIH-funded project seeks to identify children at risk for MIS-C
August 10, 2020
Analysis of telehealth visits shows pronounced digital disparities between urban and rural geographies, says Chartis Group
August 10, 2020
First hospitals in U.S. implant next-generation cardiac device to reduce risk of stroke
August 10, 2020
Jubilant Radiopharma and Navidea Biopharmaceuticals sign binding memorandum of understanding for commercialization partnership
August 10, 2020
Russian developers created a platform for self-testing of AI medical services
August 10, 2020
NNSA announces funding opportunity to help U.S. industry achieve commercial-scale production of Mo-99 by 2023
August 10, 2020
Acutus Medical announces pricing of initial public offering
August 10, 2020

Risk Management

FDA approves Siemens' new SOMATOM mobile head CT
Bringing CT to the ICU may help reduce the spread of COVID-19 through hospitals
Why practices with RamSoft's cloud-based RIS/PACS don't have to worry about changing times

COVID 19 or not, RamSoft's cloud-based RIS/PACS can help future-proof your healthcare practice. Here's how.

PPE is no silver bullet for keeping frontline staff safe
Healthcare workers remain more likely to test positive for COVID-19
Rural hospitals are buckling under the weight of increasing COVID-19 cases
Preparedness plans and telehealth implementation may be critical to patient care
Less than a quarter of RNs in the US feel safe working at their facility
Only 9% of 21,000 nurses surveyed reported they did not have to reuse single-use PPE
How scenario planning yields advantages for providers in unprecedented times
Mitigating effects of crises like the COVID-19 pandemic on practices
Simple device protects against COVID-19 transmission during endoscopic procedures
Mouthpiece prevents aerosolized droplets of the virus from spreading
Three ways payers and providers are improving collaboration during the COVID-19 pandemic
Insights from Steve Jax, alliance manager of strategic payer relationships for Availity
Nuclear medicine physicians break down COVID-19 game plan at SNMMI
Insights from the front lines at Mount Sinai in New York
Supply chain lessons emerging from the coronavirus pandemic
Insights from Lars Thording, VP of marketing & public affairs at Innovative Health LLC
Hitting the reset button on supply chain strategies
How COVID-19 is forcing us to rethink what we thought we knew
Five ways health systems can optimize care and minimize risk during COVID-19
Insights from Angie Franks, CEO of Central Logic
How COVID-19 has exacerbated burnout among care providers
Healthcare organizations need to get serious about making staff well-being a top priority
COVID-19 adding to clinician's cognitive overload
Insights from Sarah Williams, RT, director of product management—surveillance at Capsule Technologies
Reviewing some of the key considerations for cyber insurance
Cyber claims are becoming routine as security concerns have proved to be a permanent business threat
How to keep care—and hospital revenue—going during a pandemic
Banning elective procedures was not necessary for nearly the entire country at the same time: Here’s how we can keep care going
In device sterilization, education is the first line of defense
Exploring the distinctions between high-level disinfection and sterilization
Forgot your mask? Buy one from a vending machine
PPE distributor and vending supplier partner to support COVID-19 guideline compliance
New practice guidelines for interventional radiologists urged during COVID-19
Providing insight on how to conduct procedures and what should be postponed