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Philips to acquire Capsule Technologies for $635 million
The deal would scale Philips' patient management services for all hospital care settings
When the levee breaks on chronic conditions
Insights from Emily Li, PhD, vice president of analytics at EXL Health
Verily and Broad Institute bring Terra research platform to Microsoft
Partnership seeks to add new capabilities to Terra platform
Four tips for implementing a successful virtual care strategy
Insight from Michael Morgan, president of Updox
Fujifilm announces systems integration deal with Premier
GPO contracts image and data integration solution for the operating room and interventional suites
Clinical data connectivity solution: Offset pandemic impact, improve quality measures and reporting, facilitate shift to value
Insights from Josh Hetler, executive vice president of sales & marketing at DataLink
Healthcare technology: 2021’s (mostly) optimistic outlook
Insights from Jay Sultan, vice president of strategy for healthcare at LexisNexis Risk Solutions
The role of telehealth in healthcare moving forward
Insights from Ryan Bullock, chief operating officer for Aeroflow Healthcare
Updox acquired by EverCommerce
Deal aimed at expanding the service commerce platform's virtual and in-person communication capabilities
How historical analytics make a difference for healthcare
Insights from Roger Sands, CEO and co-founder of Wyebot
Unprotected servers leave more than 45 million medical images accessible online
The images contain sensitive information of patients in 67 countries
Transforming healthcare through blockchain
A look at potential clinical and imaging applications
Advancing innovation by sharing privacy-preserving health data: A win-win for providers and patients
Insights from Dr. Elizabeth Marshall, associate director of clinical analytics at Linguamatics
Radiologists discuss data sharing practices for AI development at RSNA
Affected by patient privacy, legal and regulatory requirements, and partnerships
Critical vulnerability makes GE radiological devices vulnerable to hacking
The vulnerability lies in the default passwords of GE's product management software
Neuroradiologist outlines plan to improve global healthcare at RSNA
Most of the world still lacks access to radiology services
Konica Minolta debuts point-of-care ultrasound, remote reading platform at RSNA
Unveils SONIMAGE HS2 Compact Ultrasound System and the Exa Gateway remote reading platform
Change Healthcare sells staff-scheduling business for $67.5 million
HealthStream will acquire the Capacity Management unit, including ANSOS application

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A tale of two kinds of RIS solutions

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Medical equipment testing in the value-based era

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