Teleradiology a medical act – ESR
Teleradiology should be redefined as a medical act rather than as a medical service, a new white paper on teleradiology recommends.
Radiology ‘must retain status’
Radiologists must make a positive response to teleradiology plans to avoid becoming “battery hens”, the annual meeting of the UK Imaging Informatics Group heard yesterday at EHI Live 2013.
‘Don’t fear’ teleradiology – white paper
Radiologists have been told that a forthcoming white paper on teleradiology will address “fears” about its impact on their profession.
White paper to support teleradiology
A white paper on teleradiology is due to be issued by the European Society of Radiology in December this year, the chair of the European taskforce developing it has told EHI Imaging Informatics.
EU framework for teleradiology discussed
Concerns about the legal and medical issues surrounding teleradiology will be aired at a meeting of experts gathered at the European Congress of Radiology, ECR 2010, in Vienna this week.
RamSoft expands systems to Spain
RamSoft, the Canadian provider of radiology systems, has released Spanish versions of its PowerServer and Gateway products. The Spanish versions of the software platforms replicate the traditional radiology information system, picture archiving and communications, teleradiology and DICOM solutions. Features include workflow management, image routing, diagnostic image viewing and manipulation, patient scheduling, reporting and billing. Marilyn […]
Cloud in the Windy City
Neil Versel joins 60,000 others at the RSNA conference in Chicago.
Istanbul Oncology rolls out RamSoft PACS
The Istanbul Oncology Centre has announced that it has completed the roll-out of a Picture Archiving and Communication System from RamSoft. The Centre chose to implement the PowerServer PACs system in May 2008 in order to improve workflows for its radiologists and oncologists. Before the installation, radiologists could only review images on modality workstations and […]
Bulgarian Ministry of Health chooses Agfa PACS
The Bulgarian Ministry of Health has chosen Agfa HealthCare to integrate diagnostic imaging at four leading hospitals. Agfa will implement its sixth generation IMPAX Picture Archiving and Communications System at four Bulgarian hospitals. Agfa will also provide the hospitals with two CR 85-X, and four CR 35-X, multi-application digitizers. The systems will be installed at […]
The secrets of e-health success
Jon Hoeksma reports on a symposium given by Dr Karl Stroetman at the World of Health IT conference.