GE forms new diagnostic ultrasound business units

GE Healthcare on Monday announced two new strategic business segments for the company’s Diagnostic Ultrasound business. The new units — Women’s Health & Specialty and Radiology & Vascular — will cater to the evolving technology specialization trend in healthcare, GE said.

Karl-Heinz Lumpi has been promoted to the newly created position of general manager for the Women’s Health & Specialty business segment and Brian McEathron for the Radiology & Vascular segment. In their new roles, Lumpi and McEathron will both report to Terri Bresenham, vice president and general manager of GE Healthcare’s diagnostic ultrasound and information technologies business.