Thompson outlines PACS data challenge
Data localisation is proving to be one of the biggest challenges facing trusts moving over to new PACS as their national contracts come to an end, UKRC has been told.
CU at UKRC
EHI Imaging Informatics editor Kim Thomas talks through the informatics agenda at UKRC with Neelam Dugar and Anant Patel, who have been responsible for putting it together.
Whittington picks set of Sectra systems
The Whittington Hospital in North London has signed a ten-year contract with Sectra to provide a PACS, RIS and vendor neutral archive.
GE wins PACS and RIS deal in Kent
A Kent and Medway consortium has signed a contract with GE Healthcare to supply picture archiving and communications and radiology information systems for the next seven years.
Royal Liverpool adds SynApps VNA
The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has implemented a vendor neutral archive from SynApps to hold both digital images and patient notes.
Lexmark acquires Acuo Technologies
Acuo Technologies has been acquired by Lexmark International and will become part of Perceptive Software.
Trusts aim for ‘seamless’ image-sharing
A consortium of six trusts across Portsmouth, Southampton and Hampshire have awarded a contract to HSS, Sectra and Philips to supply them with imaging informatics systems.
PACS/RIS refresh well underway
All of the trusts that will need to re-procure picture archiving and communications systems ahead of the end of national contracts have started procurement activity, according to a DHID update issued to eHealth Insider.
GE Healthcare launches VNA
A new vendor neutral archive that adopts a four-level level model for medical information management was launched at EHI Live 2012 by GE Healthcare.