Medical Equipment Industry News


Keeping COVID-19 a non-factor
The emerging value of telehealth and remote patient monitoring for fighting infectious disease
New animation highlights TechGate Automated Caution Barrier for MR safety

The TechGate Auto - MRI Caution Barrier solution from Aegys provides superior MR room access warning that doesn't require manual deployment by staff.

Astronaut with blood clot in space prescribed treatment via ultrasound
Performed exam on his own neck for remote interpretation
US physician demand rose by five percent in 2019, says national study
20 percent YOY increase in telemedicine as a skill
Cardiologist completes first transcontinental coronary procedure via Internet
Completed 36 cases on the same day between Massachusetts, New York and California
Patients like the idea of telemedicine, but what about physicians?
New study examines U.S. physician interest in telemedicine
VisualDx to develop decision support platform for ultrasound in space
Provide basic guidance on ultrasound interpretation
CMS to add more telehealth benefits to Medicare Advantage plans
Aiming for greater flexibility, lower costs
Study: 'Convenient' telehealth visits lack coordinated relaying of information
Could lead to fragmentation in healthcare, say study authors
Penn Medicine launches brain tumor telemedicine program
Offers second opinions on diagnosis and treatment of tumors
Change Healthcare acquires PokitDok IP and assets
Includes PokitDok's blockchain technology
AMA survey: Radiologists top users of telemedicine for patient interactions
First nationally representative estimates on usage
Life Image and Dicom Systems partner on interoperability
Combine Dicom Systems' Unifier with Life Image global data-sharing network
REAL Radiology acquires Argus Radiology Consultants
Aligns two 100 percent radiologist owned-and-operated organizations
InTouch teams up with NTT Data Science on virtual care
Optimize delivery of care at reduced costs
KT Corporation and Russian Railways launch Russian digital health system
Assist providers in all 173 Russian Railway stations
Non-traditional EHR tech companies vying for stake in market
Google, Microsoft, Apple and Amazon among top companies