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GE Healthcare ramps up medical imaging production in Wisconsin
Will invest $50 million to increase product development and manufacturing in its West Milwaukee facility
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The COVID-19 pandemic has created both challenges and opportunities in the industry
Gilead Sciences acquires Immunomedics for $21 billion
The agreement also provides Gilead with a newly approved, novel breast cancer therapy
RLDatix acquires preventive maintenance resource, oneSOURCE
Will provide maintenance documentation to ensure devices are safe and effective
New national action plan aims to reduce medical errors, improve patient safety
A new patient safety effort, developed by 27 federal agencies, safety organizations, and patient and family advocates is now underway
Preplanning for pandemic response
How Northwell Health prepared for the financial challenges of COVID-19
Elekta to distribute C-RAD’s surface image-guided radiation therapy (SIGRT) solutions in China
Expanding the Catalyst HD partnership to a major, fast-growing market
MEDICA trade show pivots to virtual format for 2020 meeting in November
In future years, the show will follow a hybrid virtual and in-person format
What health plans can do today to prepare for the new patient access and interoperability rules
Insights from John D’Amore, president and co-founder of Diameter Health
Radiology Partners to acquire MEDNAX radiology unit for $885 million
Offers RP more access to subspecialty care and teleradiology services for patients and clients
Olympus inks exclusive U.S. distribution rights for Ultravision surgical smoke management system
The Alesi Surgical product controls aerosolized particles in laparoscopic surgery
Nanox to deploy 630 'cold cathode' X-ray units in Mexico for pay-per-scan exams
Signs exclusive distribution agreement with SPI Medical for minimum of $119 million over seven years
Mirion Technologies acquires Biodex Medical Systems
Deal will enhance Mirion's existing portfolio of radiation safety solutions
Enterprise staffing analytics align supply & demand for optimal benefits
Insights from Rich Miller, chief strategy officer at QGenda
Cloud underpins acquisitions by Intelerad and Change Healthcare
Insights from the market experts at Signify Research
About 56,000 records hacked at Northwestern Memorial HealthCare system
Donors and patients have been notified that their personal records were accessed during a data breach
RLS acquires GE Healthcare's radiopharmacy network
Makes RLS the largest pure molecular imaging focused firm

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