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New practice guidelines for interventional radiologists urged during COVID-19

Providing insight on how to conduct procedures and what should be postponed

New IMDRF cybersecurity guidance: Crystal ball on regulator cybersecurity expectations

Medical device regulators work toward establishing cybersecurity expectations

Prime invests $47 million in technology, improvements at St. Francis Medical Center

Made system upgrades, brought in new equipment

Fujifilm acquisition of Hitachi diagnostic imaging business delayed by COVID-19

$1.63 billion deal will boost Fujifilm against other imaging OEMs

Finnish researchers designing mobile MR unit that could fit in a van

Will not require specially trained healthcare personnel to operate it

US hospital incorporates drone transportation as part of COVID-19 response

Novant Health uses Zipline drones to deliver PPE and other medical supplies to frontline workers

FDA approves first PET tracer for tau Alzheimer's imaging

Enabled higher reader sensitivity and specificity in trials

Kaiser Permanente data sheds light on COVID-19 hospitalizations

More than 40% of patients admitted to ICU

Four-way $1.1 billion hospital merger cancelled due to lack of funding

Would have included construction of a new hospital

Health technology (team!) management

The importance of a teamwork mentality in clinical engineering

Voices

How healthcare executives can balance access and protection for critical patient data management

Insights from Erin Benson, senior director of market planning for LexisNexis Risk Solutions, Health Care

Why backend IT is crucial in the fight against COVID-19

Insights from Roger Sands, co-founder and CEO of Wyebot

Discussing best practices for patching legacy medical technology, and the unique challenges of smaller devices

Q&A with Sagar Patel, cybersecurity software engineer at Battelle Memorial Institute

The future of health IT efficiency

Insights from Michael Morgan, CEO of Updox