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Ultrasight and GE System Headed to Space

September 30, 2021 — Does an astronaut’s heart beat differently in space? A collaboration between artificial intelligence (AI) software developer Ultrasight and GE Healthcare will help answer the question in a study during an upcoming mission to the International Space Station. Ultrasight’s AI cardiac imaging software has been installed on GE’s handheld GE Vscan Air scanner, a wireless […]

Washington’s Proliance Surgeons and Minnesota’s Revo Health Strike Blockbuster Partnership

Proliance Surgeons announce Troy Simonson as new Chief Executive Officer to lead growth and innovation for the 250+ physician practice. Seattle, WA (October 19, 2021) Seattle-based Proliance Surgeons, one of the nation’s largest independent healthcare practices, announced today that Troy Simonson will be its new Chief Executive Officer, as part of a strategic partnership with […]

GE Healthcare Debuts MyoSPECT, A Next-Generation Nuclear Medicine Cardiology System That Gets to the Heart of Challenging Cardiovascular Cases

Accommodates a greater variety of patients and provides a more complete look at every patient’s heart with enhanced scanning capabilities, including a 76 percent increase in field-of-view volume[i] Leverages GE Healthcare’s exclusive Alcyone technology, which can view cardiac anatomy and pathology with great clarity and speed Introduces several new automated features to help simplify workflows […]

GE Healthcare Unveils Next-Gen Fixed X-ray System Definium Tempo to Reduce Burnout and Improve Workflow and Productivity for Overburdened Radiology Departments

A “personal assistant” that provides automation and support to technologists – reducing physical workload and improving operational efficiency, while maximizing a technologist’s time at patient’s bedside to help deliver the best patient care possible. Drives efficiency, reduces errors and decreases variability between imaging sessions and patients through Auto Positioning, Intelligent Workflow Suite, high resolution FlashPad HD […]

Varsity Venture Studio Launches Transfur to Address the Complexities of Veterinary Referrals

University of Wisconsin-Madison-based venture studio generates new startup to harmonize the process between primary and specialty veterinarians. MADISON, WI — October 21, 2021 — Today Varsity Venture Studio (Varsity) announced the public launch of Transfur (, a comprehensive referral management platform for the vet industry. Transfur is the first startup to emerge from Varsity — […]

Spark Biomedical and Velentium Named ‘Most Innovative’ in Houston

MedTech companies honored at the Houston Business Journal’s third-annual Innovation Awards for life-changing neurostimulation device HOUSTON, TX – October 13, 2021 – Spark Biomedical (Spark) – a Texas-based medical device company and developer of the first drug-free, personalized, wearable solution for opioid withdrawal relief – and Velentium – a professional engineering firm that specializes in the design and manufacturing […]

Ōmcare Joins Fellow Home Health Leaders to Discuss the Future of Care

Minneapolis: October 13, 2021 – Ōmcare will join leaders in home health for the 5th Annual ConVerge2Xcelerate 2021 Symposium (#ConV2X) held November 9 – 11. The symposium will feature U.S. home health leaders to discuss advancing business critical regulation and policy reforms, market gaps, and the future of this burgeoning industry sector. ConV2X 2021 is the acclaimed health technology modernization […]

FDA signs off on change to contraindications for GE’s Optison agent

October 5, 2021 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the removal of hypersensitivity to blood and blood products from the listed contraindications for GE Healthcare‘s Optison echocardiography contrast agent. As a result, Optison’s prescribing information now only includes a contraindication in patients with known or suspected hypersensitivity to perflutren or albumin. GE said […]

Central Logic Integrates Offering and Rebrands to ABOUT™, Signaling Move to Maximize a Connected Network of Care

Acting on the company vision, ABOUT connects the disconnected and takes a holistic approach to healthcare access and orchestration—enabling a true Real Time Health System and better patient outcomes ST. PAUL, MINN. – October 5, 2021 – (PR Newswire) – Central Logic announced the integration of two earlier acquisitions with their core solution today. The integration […]

GE launches new Revolution Ascend CT scanner

September 21, 2021 — GE Healthcare is launching a new CT scanner called Revolution Ascend that’s designed to deliver better workflow through artificial intelligence (AI) technology. Ascend sports a 75-cm gantry with 40 mm of detector coverage per gantry rotation. The system also features a lower table position to better accommodate trauma patients and individuals with high body […]

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