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CMS warns hospitals they must disclose prices of care to consumers

Around two-thirds of the largest U.S. providers have not complied with the hospital price transparency final rule

Walmart to acquire telehealth provider MeMD

Will offer customers nationwide access to virtual urgent, behavioral and primary care

Three unrecommended preventive services cost Medicare $325 million annually

Researchers examine seven patient-specific services graded D by USPSTF

National Imaging Solutions acquires DynaRad

Obtains range of portable X-ray systems, including Micro-X Rover with nanotube tech

FTC report finds scant evidence to support manufacturer justification for repair restrictions

A look inside the report and its key findings as they relate to medical devices

Seven ways to rethink and reboot healthcare in the UK

LSE-Lancet commission proposes solutions to strengthen NHS and UK healthcare

Siemens unveils its fastest, single-source CT scanner, Somatom X.ceed

Somatom X.ceed is designed to simplify procedures in challenging clinical areas

Dignity Health agrees to $10 million settlement over False Claims allegations

Accused of improperly billing Medicare for surgical procedures

AAMI Product Showcase

Just some of the products and services that will be on display during the virtual 2021 AAMI Exchange

Can mobile apps help us reach ‘supply Nirvana’?

Lack of inventory management training is one of the major sources of supply chain inefficiency

Future of Healthcare

The rise of robotic angio

April 19, 2021

Insights from David Pacitti, president and head of the Americas for Siemens Healthineers

Patient safety underscores the future of pediatric imaging

March 12, 2021

Insights from David H. Foos, senior director of research and development at Carestream

The future of healthcare supply chain

February 12, 2021

Insights from Takshay Aggrawal, global lead for Supply Chain Practice at IBM Global Business Services

Imaging in ambulatory surgical centers and office-based labs

December 08, 2020

Insights from David Pacitti, president and head of the Americas at Siemens Healthineers

Online ART and the future of radiotherapy

November 02, 2020

Insights from Corey Lawson, vice president of product strategy at Accuray

The future of MR

September 08, 2020

Insights from Dr. Arjen Radder, general manager for MR at Philips

Future of medical equipment maintenance

August 14, 2020

Insights from Rick Joslin, senior advisor of healthcare strategy at Accruent

The future of AI in breast imaging

July 17, 2020

Insights from Samir Parikh, global vice president of research and development for Hologic

The future of biomedical engineering

June 26, 2020

Insights from Paul Frisch, chief of biomedical physics & engineering at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Institute

The future of health IT efficiency

April 28, 2020

Insights from Michael Morgan, CEO of Updox

How AI is driving the future of cardiac MR

March 10, 2020

Insights from Itamar Kandel, CEO of HeartVista

AR/VR is the future of clinical device service

February 21, 2020

Insights from Art Larson, general manager of Global Services Education with GE Healthcare

The future of AI in radiology

November 22, 2019

Insights from Kees Wesdorp, business leader for diagnostic imaging at Philips

The potential of MR: Continual expansion

October 01, 2019

Insights from Jonathan Furuyama, managing director of the MR business unit for Canon Medical Systems USA

Future of radiotherapy: Efficiency and accessibility

September 13, 2019

Insights from Dr. Deepak “Dee” Khuntia, senior vice president and chief medical officer at Varian Medical Systems

The future of service in a digital world

August 16, 2019

Insights from Rob Reilly, vice president and general manager, U.S. and Canada service at GE Healthcare

Genetics and the future of breast cancer assessment

July 16, 2019

Insights from Pam Cumming, senior director of women’s health for Siemens Healthineers North America

The future of molecular imaging

June 30, 2019

Peter Webner discusses the increasingly personalized nature of nuclear medicine

The future of remote monitoring

May 28, 2019

Insights from Harsh Dharwad, chief technology officer for Nihon Kohden America

The future of interventional radiology

April 01, 2019

Insights from Dr. M. Victoria Marx, 2018-2019 president of the Society of Interventional Radiology

The future of pediatric imaging

March 08, 2019

Insights from Dr. Diku Mandavia, chief medical officer for FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. and FUJIFILM SonoSite Inc.

Making the invisible visible: The future of AI in imaging

February 12, 2019

Insights from Steve Tolle, vice president of global strategy and business development for IBM Watson Health

DR to meet DNA: The future of X-ray

November 16, 2018

Digital X-ray will soon capture motion and provide a vast array of new insights to diagnostic imaging

The present and future of spectral imaging

October 09, 2018

Insights from Christian Eusemann, Ph.D., vice president of collaborations at Siemens Healthineers North America

What will MR look like in ten years?

September 07, 2018

Insights from Michael Friebe, research professor of image-guided therapies at the Otto von Guericke University in Magdeburg Germany

The future of equipment upgrades

August 07, 2018

Satrajit Misra, vice president of Marketing and Strategic Development, Canon Medical Systems Inc., on what lengthening replacement cycles mean for providers

The future of precision medicine

July 03, 2018

Insights from Robert A. Cascella leader of Philips’ Diagnosis & Treatment businesses

The future of molecular imaging

June 05, 2018

Insights from Mike Barber, president & CEO of Molecular Imaging & CT for GE Healthcare

The future of infusion systems: simplicity, interoperability, and security

May 04, 2018

Insights from George Gray, CTO and VP of research and development for Ivenix

The future of portability in imaging

April 30, 2018

Insights from Jim Burns, Carestream's senior director of R&D for imaging systems

PET/MR and the future of pediatric chemotherapy

March 13, 2018

Dr. Ashok Joseph Theruvath, postdoctoral research fellow in the Molecular Imaging Program at the Stanford School of Medicine discusses promising research for assessing pediatric chemo outcomes

The future of radiology workflow

March 02, 2018

Insights from Dr. Michael Recht, Lewis Marx Professor and Chair of the Department of Radiology at NYU Langone Health

The future of AI in radiology

January 12, 2018

Dr. Leon Chen on the benefits machine learning promises, and the challenges that stand in the way of fulfilling them

The future of AI in MR: Supporting clinical decisions

October 10, 2017

Insights from Murat Gungor, vice president of Magnetic Resonance (MR) at Siemens Healthineers North America

The future of radiation therapy: Integrated MR guidance

September 22, 2017

Insights from Joel Goldwein, senior vice president of medical affairs at Elekta

The future of medical device parts and service

August 02, 2017

Chris Nowak, corporate director of Healthcare Technology Management at the UHS of Delaware, on the importance of investing in the right personnel

The future of breast density

July 25, 2017

Tracy Accardi, vice president, global research and development, breast and skeletal health solutions at Hologic, on how artificial intelligence could be a game-changer for density interpretation

The Future of nuclear medicine: Driving value in expanded clinical use

June 30, 2017

Kees Wesdorp and Kirill Shalyaev examine the ways scientific breakthroughs translate into lives — and money — saved

The future of imaging equipment service contracts

May 12, 2017

Donal Teahan, senior director of practice development in the radiology department at NYU Langone Medical Center, discusses 'uptime contracts'

The future of health care: The need for risk management

April 11, 2017

The pressure of budgetary constraints will continue to increase

Future of proton therapy: Technology, demand drive growth

March 03, 2017

Len Arzt, founder of the NAPT, describes the treatments journey and where it's going

AI and the future of health care

February 17, 2017

Jeroen Tas, CEO of Philips Connected Care & Health Informatics, on the benefits of artificial intelligence

The future of health care: the intersection of lowering cost and improving quality

December 23, 2016

Satrajit Misra, VP of marketing and strategic development at Toshiba America Medical Systems, on how diagnostic imaging can help hospitals succeed

The future of health care: customer insights drive innovation in radiology

November 08, 2016

Philips' Rob Cascella discusses how radiologists are becoming part of the patient journey

The future of health care: the power of data analytics

October 25, 2016

Insights from Eric Stahre, president and CEO of GE Healthcare's MR business

The future of dose optimization in imaging

September 23, 2016

Patrick Hope, executive director of MITA discusses a global effort to mitigate radiation exposure while improving image quality

The future of health care: becoming strategic partners

August 30, 2016

Insights from August Calhoun, Ph.D., senior vice president of North America Services at Siemens Healthineers

The future of breast cancer screening is here

July 13, 2016

Jim Culley on one of our 'most important health challenges' and the new gold standard helping to meet it

The Future of Health Care: Molecular imaging targets the prostate

June 06, 2016

In the past decade, the molecular imaging community saw only limited introduction of new radiotracers for positron emission tomography imaging

Future of Health Care – The medical device outlook

May 20, 2016

FDA docket generates interest