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Mayo Clinic launches two new companies

One will develop AI algorithms, the other will connect data to AI algorithms to collect diagnostic insights

US lawmakers call CMS radiopharmaceutical payment policy 'flawed'

Seeking a meeting to change policy and create greater access to nuclear medical imaging

Interventional radiology: Leading the way to increased growth, reduced costs, and improved patient care

Assessing the value-based benefits of interventional care

Armed hospital patient in Ohio dies of gunshot wound amid police altercation

Westerville police have launched an investigation into the incident

Wrongfully terminated ER doctor awarded $26 million

Fired for complaining about staffing shortages in the emergency department

Medline Industries considering possible $30 billion sale

Expected to attract private-equity bidders

Philips and Ibex partner to support pathology diagnostics

Targeting improved workflow and productivity, faster and more accurate diagnoses

PPE still constrained one year into pandemic: Premier report

Spending for N95 masks, gowns and gloves still above pre-COVID levels

Google Cloud partnering with Varian on radiation oncology platform

Will create AI models for organ segmentation to support cancer treatment

Siemens contemplates sale of ultrasound business

While no final decisions have been made, the company has received interest from buyers

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The rise of robotic angio

Insights from David Pacitti, president and head of the Americas for Siemens Healthineers

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The digitization of healthcare — what about the back office?

Insights from Vijay Ramnathan, president of MineralTree

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What payers and providers need to know about the ONC and CMS information blocking rules

Insights from Scott Galbari, chief technology officer at Lyniate

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Physicians: The future of cardiac imaging is now

Insights from Dr. Nick West, chief medical officer and divisional vice president of medical affairs, vascular, at Abbott

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Data and evidence anchor healthcare’s financial renaissance

Insights from Dr. John Cherf, chief medical officer at Lumere

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COVID-19 pandemic leaves the healthcare industry a target for fake news

Insights from Dan Brahmy, co-founder and CEO of Cyabra