Press Releases

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 9 — Asante Ashland Community Hospital (Ashland, Ore.) purchased a CARESTREAM DRX-Evolution, CARESTREAM DRX-Excel Plus, CARESTREAM DRX-Ascend System and CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray System to expedite image access, enhance image quality and lower patient dose. The…
Malvern, Pennsylvania, Oct. 9, 2018 — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the MAGNETOM Sola, a 1.5 Tesla magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner from Siemens Healthineers that brings groundbreaking BioMatrix technology to the 1.5T market. This technology addresses patient…
TUSTIN, Calif. — With up to 90 percent of clinical sonographers experiencing symptoms of work related musculoskeletal disorders (WRMSDs)1, Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. launched an all-new program designed to help reduce the leading causes of pain and injury for sonographers so they can scan…
ROCHESTER, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Italian-French Concordia scientific station is located on a 10,500 foot mountain 620 miles from the coast in one of the most inhospitable places on earth — Antarctica. The station houses 80 scientists during the continent’s three-month summer and about 14…
Haifa, Israel and Miami, Florida, September 26, 2018 — INSIGHTEC®,a global medical technology innovator of incisionless surgery, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Exablate Neuro™ compatibility for the state-of-the-art MRI Scanners Magnetom Skyra,…
Rochester, New York - Radiology staff at VCU Medical Center, the comprehensive care center of VCU Health located in downtown Richmond, Virginia, perform approximately 160,000 imaging procedures a year with six CARESTEAM DRX-Evolution Systems (see video link), nine CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution…
Montreal, Quebec, September 25, 2018 – Intelerad Medical Systems™, a leader in enterprise workflow solutions, is pleased to announce that following the retirement of Randall Oka, its board of directors has appointed Paul Lepage as its new president and chief executive officer. Paul Lepage is a…
Tokyo, September 14, 2018 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, “Hitachi”) announced today that it has received an order for the compact proton therapy system from Tokushukai Medical Group, and the system will be installed at Shonan Kamakura Advanced Medical Center, which is planned to be built near…
Malvern, Pennsylvania — Sep 17, 2018 — The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus recently became the first health care facility in the United States to install the new SOMATOM go.Top computed tomography (CT) system from Siemens Healthineers. The 128-slice scanner expands the…
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 12—Columbus Regional Health (Columbus, Ind.) has deployed a CARESTREAM DRX-Transportable System/Lite to complete its conversion to DR. The DRX-Transportable System/Lite includes a wireless DRX Plus 3543 detector, wireless access point and tablet PC. It is used in two…
Siemens Healthineers has announced the first global installation of its newest ultrasound system, the Acuson Sequoia, at Baptist Health South Florida. With ten facilities and five “centers of excellence” in the South Florida region, Baptist Health South Florida purchased numerous Acuson Sequoia…
Sep 12, 2018 | Submitted by: Siemens Healthineers
Siemens Healthineers has announced the first global installation of its newest ultrasound system, the Acuson Sequoia, at Baptist Health South Florida. With ten facilities and five “centers of excellence” in the South Florida region, Baptist Health South Florida purchased numerous Acuson Sequoia…
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 6—Carestream Health has started shipping a new version of software for its Carestream OnSight 3D Extremity System that offers new standard features as well as optional enhanced metal artifact reduction software that can improve visibility of anatomy around metallic objects…
Tokyo, Japan, August 28, 2018 - FUJIFILM Corporation entered a joint research agreement with Indiana University School of Medicine (Indianapolis, Indiana USA), a leading advanced medical institute in the United States, to develop the application of artificial intelligence (AI) in medical imaging…
CHARLESTON, S.C.—The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) and Siemens Healthineers have formed a first-of-its-kind strategic partnership with the mutual goal of advancing the quality of health care in South Carolina. The partnership will capitalize on the coupling of MUSC’s clinical care…
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Aug. 22—Phoenixville Hospital in Pennsylvania installed a Carestream DRX-Evolution Plus System, two Carestream DRX-Revolution mobile x-ray systems and five DRX-1 systems to serve its radiology department, ER, OR, ICU and NICU.    The hospital began converting to digital…
AMSTERDAM, Aug. 22, 2018 -- Royal Philips, a global leader in health technology, today introduced the EPIQ CVx cardiovascular ultrasound system. Built on the powerful EPIQ ultrasound platform, EPIQ CVx is specifically designed to increase diagnostic confidence and simplify workflow for…
Seoul, South Korea, July 13, 2018 – GE Healthcare Korea announced today it has installed its cyclotron with a complete PET radiopharmacy suite at the Korea Institute of Radiological & Medical Sciences (KIRAMS), making the nuclear medicine institute the world’s 400th cyclotron production…
Tustin, California, July 23, 2018 – Patients in Pulaski County, Indiana now have access to quiet, comfortable MR exams thanks to the installation of the Vantage TitanTM / Zen Edition 1.5T from Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. at Pulaski Memorial Hospital. Pulaski Memorial, a critical access…
TUSTIN, California, July 23, 2018 —Patients in Pulaski County, Indiana now have access to quiet, comfortable MR exams thanks to the installation of the Vantage TitanTM / Zen Edition 1.5T from Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. at Pulaski Memorial Hospital. Pulaski Memorial, a critical access…
Rochester, New York — July 20, 2018 — David C. Westgate has been named the new Chairman, President and CEO of Carestream Health. With more than 6,000 employees worldwide and conducting business in nearly every country in the world, Carestream is an independent provider of medical imaging…