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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. 

ROCHESTER, N.Y., June 9 — Murray-Calloway County Hospital (Murray, Ky.) recently purchased and installed two Carestream portable X-ray systems and a room-based X-ray imaging system to enhance the quality and productivity of its radiology services. The 140-bed hospital is the only acute care hospital in the region to receive a four-star ranking by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

Hakusan, Japan, June, 6th, 2016 – EIZO Corporation (TSE: 6737) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Panasonic Healthcare Co., Ltd. of Japan to acquire Panasonic Healthcare’s endoscopy monitor business.

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA – June 3, 2016 – Merry X-Ray Corporation, the nation’s largest independent distributor of medical x-ray equipment, supplies and service has acquired Health Tech Inc.

Montreal, Canada – June 1, 2016 – Intelerad Medical Systems™, a leader in medical imaging PACS and cross-enterprise workflow solutions, today announced the launch of PanoramaTM, a zero-footprint enterprise viewer that provides seamless access to all medical images from any location at any time.

ROCHESTER, N.Y., May 24 — Carestream will demonstrate its ability to support   deconstructed and unified enterprise imaging platforms at the 2016 SIIM (Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine) conference being held June 29-July 1 in Portland. Carestream’s standards-based, modular platform offers interoperability that allows users to choose one or multiple modules to satisfy their enterprise imaging needs. 

Jacksonville, FL — May 16, 2016, ASPYRA, LLC (ASPYRA), a market leader in PACS, announced today that version 7.1 of its PACS product has been released and is being implemented at customer sites.  The new version contains multiple enhancements including those to hanging protocols, images sets, automated jobs, and administrative reports to benefit users and administrators of the system.

SAN DIEGO, CA, May 5, 2016 − Visage Imaging Inc. (“Visage”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Pro Medicus Ltd. (ASX: PME), has announced they will be exhibiting at the American College of Radiology 2016 Annual Meeting (ACR 2016, Washington, DC, May 16-17, Booth #105/204), demonstrating the latest release of the Visage® 7 Enterprise Imaging Platform.

ROCHESTER, N.Y., May 5 — Carestream now offers an oncology reading workflow for PET/CT studies that equips clinicians with new native tools for its enterprise image management system  that deliver both quantitative and qualitative information to help improve and expedite the reading process.

Greenville, S.C., May 4th, 2016- eRAD announced today that Balum Imaging, a multi-modality outpatient imaging facility in Columbia, Md., has selected a comprehensive suite of eRAD solutions, including cloud-based RIS and PACS, to automate its business and clinical workflow.

LONDON, UK (GlobalData), 3 May 2016 - The global market for contrast media injectors is set to increase from $830 million in 2015 to almost $1.8 billion by 2022, representing a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 11%, according to research and consulting firm GlobalData.

Cleveland, Ohio (May 2, 2016) – Hitachi Medical Systems America, Inc., a leading provider of diagnostic imaging equipment announces its All-Inclusive Service and Support Program for its Premium Performance Scenaria SE 64/128-slice CT. Hitachi’s All-Inclusive program provides Hitachi’s latest Premium 128-slice CT equipment with 5 years All-Inclusive Support, providing an excellent value that addresses key economic challenges imposed by today’s value-based healthcare environment.

ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 26 — Ashley County Medical Center (Crossett, Ark.) is the first hospital in the United States to install Carestream’s new DRX-Excel Plus radiography/fluoroscopy (R/F) system. The medical center is a critical access hospital that serves one of the largest counties in Arkansas, encompassing more than 940 square miles.

Wayne, NJ, April 19, 2016 – Konica Minolta Medical Imaging, a leader in Primary Imaging Solutions, is pleased to announce its support and participation in the Your Best Pathway to Health event, a free healthcare event being held April 27-29 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Your Best Pathway to Health, a non-profit service of the Adventist-Layman’s Services & Industries (ASI), in partnership with the Adventist Health, Loma Linda University Health, Seventh-day Adventist Church and other entities, will hold a Mega Clinic to provide medical, surgical, vision and dental services to the public, all free of charge.

ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 20 – Fox Valley Hematology & Oncology (Appleton, Wis.) implemented Carestream’s Vue for Clinical Collaboration Platform to deliver advanced  enterprise image management technology that streamlines the diagnostic process at its new state-of-the-art oncology center. The center provides advanced imaging services (X-ray, PET-CT, 3D mammography, bone density and ultrasound) as well as radiation therapy. Fox Valley worked with NXC Imaging based in Minneapolis, Minn. This regional dealer coordinated the selection and purchase process for the image management platform and the imaging systems.