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Philips acquires Carestream Healthcare IT business: the Signify view

28th March 2019 – Written by Steve Holloway – Featured on DOT med HealthcareBusiness News – Earlier this month, Philips Healthcare announced it had signed an agreement to purchase the IT business (HCIS) of Carestream Healthcare for an undisclosed amount. The deal, expected to close in the second half of the year, is one of the largest M&A moves […]

Europe Seeks Progress on Adoption of Enterprise IT

25th March 2019 – Written by Steve Holloway – Featured on AuntMinnie Europe – Few will deny that healthcare is changing. Care delivery models are increasingly moving toward interdisciplinary care, combining the expertise of different physicians to deliver managed, longitudinal care pathways for patients. Technology is also reshaping diagnosis, advancing the performance and capabilities of […]

Quantitative Imaging to Drive Uptake of AI in MRI

11th March 2019 – Written by Simon Harris – Featured on AuntMinne Europe – As the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in Medical Imaging gains pace, specific use-cases are emerging where AI-enabled image analysis tools are delivering clear clinical and/or commercial benefits. For x-ray and CT Imaging, these can broadly categorized as productivity tools. For […]

How AI Will Expand its Footprint in Medical Imaging

08th March 2019 – Featured on Health Data Management – At the recent annual conference of the European Society of Radiology, there were more than 25 independent software vendors, many of them start-up’s, showcasing artificial intelligence solutions for medical imaging. Additionally, with established imaging vendors making forays into the AI space, what was once hype […]

Philip’s to Buy Caresteam’s Healthcare IT Business

07th March 2019 – Featured on AuntMinnie.com – Royal Philips, the parent of Philips Healthcare, has signed a deal to acquire Carestream Health‘s IT business in a major consolidation within the radiology IT market. The deal bolsters Philips’ already-strong activities in healthcare IT, giving the company access to additional distribution and software development capabilities. Click here to continue […]