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MILFORD, CT (July 5, 2016) – Kubtec®, the leader in innovation for breast specimen imaging and neonatal radiography, announced today that two of its groundbreaking products have been honored at the Premier, Inc. 2016 Annual Breakthroughs Celebration in Washington, DC.

TORONTO, July 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NOVADAQ® Technologies Inc. ("NOVADAQ" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:NVDQ) (TSX:NDQ), the leading developer and provider of clinically relevant imaging solutions for use in surgical and diagnostic procedures, announced today the appointment of Rick Mangat, Ph.D. as its President and CEO.

PLEASANTON, Calif., July 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Natus Medical Incorporated (NASDAQ:BABY) today announced that it has acquired the portfolio of RetCam imaging systems from Clarity Medical Systems, Inc. for $10.6 million.  RetCam is the market leading imaging system used to diagnose and monitor a range of ophthalmic maladies in premature infants. Over 1,800 RetCam systems are being used in over 85 countries.

STOCKHOLM – July 7, 2016 ContextVision, the leading provider of medical image processing software, has signed a contract to bring their its world leading ultrasound image enhancement software US PLUSView™ to hand-held iOS-based mobile devices. The move will make advanced image processing software available on small hand-held devices, making ultrasound examinations reachable and affordable to more users outside traditional clinics. 

Purview (, a growing healthcare technology provider of medical imaging services and solutions, announced today that it has exceeded one million patients on its medical imaging access platform, Purview ViVA, in just three years since its launch. Purview has now processed over 175 million medical images through ViVA and is adding a new image every second and a new patient every two minutes. At this pace, Purview will add one new patient to its platform and process 120 new images in the time it takes you to read this press release.

ROCHESTER, N.Y., July 13 — Huntington Hospital (Pasadena, Calif.) has installed nine CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray Systems, retrofitted two existing portable systems with DRX Plus 3543C detectors and purchased a small-format DRX 2530C detector for use with neonatal patients.

WBR technology increases patient safety and comfort, reduces nuclear radiation doses, and shortens scan times.

Insignia Medical Systems, the pioneering UK based Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) provider, is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Software Engineer, Brett Jones, who joins their growing development team.

SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS, France - SAN ANTONIO, US - June 28, 2016 - MEDIAN Technologies (ALMDT), a leading medical imaging software developer and service provider for image interpretation and management in oncology clinical trials, today announced the expansion of the company's relationship with START, a global Phase I oncology clinical trial organization, to include work in its Grand Rapids, MI and Madrid, Spain sites. 

Earlier this month, Steinberg Diagnostic Medical Imaging Centers, Las Vegas, was selected as a finalist in a national PR awards contest for their highly popular #SaveALife campaign.  The attention-getting video, which featured The Chippendales, was designed to increase awareness around breast cancer prevention and early detection.

Siemens Healthineers has announced that University of Utah Health Care in Salt Lake City is the first facility in the United States to install the company’s Multitom Rax Twin Robotic X-ray system, a universal diagnostic imaging system that enables a wide range of examinations in multiple clinical areas in one room using a single X-ray system. With the Multitom Rax, users can perform exams pertaining to everything from emergency medicine and interventional to pain management and orthopedics, and from conventional 2D radiography to fluoroscopy exams and angiography applications. The world’s first Twin Robotic X-ray system, the Multitom Rax features a unique design that allows, for the first time, the acquisition of 3D natural weight-bearing images.¹

NASHUA, N.H.  – June 21, 2016 – iCAD (Nasdaq: ICAD), an industry-leading provider of advanced image analysis, workflow solutions and radiation therapy for the early identification and treatment of cancer, today announced its support for the new U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations for colorectal cancer (CRC) screening that include use of computed tomography colonography (CTC). The Affordable Care Act requires private insurers to fully cover all USPSTF-recognized CRC screening exams, for adults aged 50 to 75 years old, including screenings with CTC technology.

IRVINE, Calif., and HERSTAL, Belgium, June 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MDxHealth SA (Euronext: MDXH.BR), announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Duke University Health System regarding the use of its ConfirmMDx for Prostate Cancer test. The test is approved for the management of men with a previous negative prostate biopsy who may be at risk for undetected cancer and are being considered for a repeat biopsy.

SALT LAKE CITY—Novarad, a Utah-based healthcare technology company, will exhibit its latest advancements in universal viewing technology at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) conference and exhibition. This includes the ability to track and monitor the access and usage of not only DICOM, but clinical, non-DICOM multimedia. 

Burlington, VT – June 21, 2016 – Mach7 Technologies (ASX:M7T), a recognized leader in the enterprise imaging market will participate in the Radiological Society of North America’s (RSNA) pilot program, Image Share Validation.

Burlington, VT – June 7, 2016 – Mach7 Technologies (ASX:M7T), a global provider of enterprise imaging solutions, today announced it has been named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape:  U.S. Healthcare Provider VNA/AICA Unstructured Data Platforms for Integrated Care 2016 Vendor Assessment (doc # US41287215, May 2016). 

Leesburg, VA, June 15, 2016— ARRS, working in conjunction with its members, will hold the 2016 ARRS Abdominal and Pelvic MR Imaging Symposium Sept. 30–Oct. 1, 2016, at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel in downtown Baltimore. 

Washington, D.C. – The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) commends the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) for endorsing computed tomography (CT) colonography as an effective colorectal cancer screening option for the Medicare population. USPSTF assigned an “A” grade in its final recommendations for colorectal cancer screening, issued yesterday.

ROCHESTER, N.Y., June 16 — Carestream Health is reaching out to healthcare providers across the country to help facilities convert from computed radiography (CR) to digital radiography (DR) in response to the schedule of decreased reimbursements contained in the 2016 Consolidated Appropriations Act.

Washington — The American College of Radiology supports provisions in the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act (S.3040) that would extend until 2019 the current two-year delay in implementation of U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) screening mammography recommendations.