Medical Equipment Industry News

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1) What does the new MDS2 form mean for your medical devices?

Latest version emphasizes cybersecurity and interoperability risks

2) Uncovering bacterial co-infections in COVID-19 patients with broader diagnostics

Insights from Oliver Schacht, CEO of OpGen

3) As industry steps up ventilator production, US military releases stockpiled gear

As many as 5 million single-use respirator masks, 2,000 deployable ventilators, and at least 14 testing labs


Press Room

Healthcare workers are sick of being shut out of COVID-19 testing
August 06, 2020
Telehealth claim lines increase 5,680 percent nationally from May 2019 to May 2020
August 06, 2020
Center for Diagnostic Imaging restructures leadership team
August 06, 2020
Cerner and Xealth collaboration helps patients be more active participants in healthcare, well-being
August 06, 2020
Surmodics receives FDA 510(k) clearance for Sublime Radial Access 0.014 RX PTA Dilatation Catheter
August 06, 2020
Justice Department sues to block Geisinger Health’s transaction with Evangelical Community Hospital
August 06, 2020
House bill provides economic relief to MedTech start-ups struggling due to COVID
August 06, 2020
MercyOne partners with LucidHealth to expand capabilities in Northeast Iowa
August 06, 2020
Quantitative MR is a game changer for identifying the chronic liver disease patients most at risk of poor clinical outcomes
August 06, 2020
New rapid cardiac MR imaging helps detect and manage patient heart health during and after cancer treatments
August 06, 2020

Risk Management

FDA approves Siemens' new SOMATOM mobile head CT
Bringing CT to the ICU may help reduce the spread of COVID-19 through hospitals
Why practices with RamSoft's cloud-based RIS/PACS don't have to worry about changing times

COVID 19 or not, RamSoft's cloud-based RIS/PACS can help future-proof your healthcare practice. Here's how.

PPE is no silver bullet for keeping frontline staff safe
Healthcare workers remain more likely to test positive for COVID-19
Rural hospitals are buckling under the weight of increasing COVID-19 cases
Preparedness plans and telehealth implementation may be critical to patient care
Less than a quarter of RNs in the US feel safe working at their facility
Only 9% of 21,000 nurses surveyed reported they did not have to reuse single-use PPE
How scenario planning yields advantages for providers in unprecedented times
Mitigating effects of crises like the COVID-19 pandemic on practices
Simple device protects against COVID-19 transmission during endoscopic procedures
Mouthpiece prevents aerosolized droplets of the virus from spreading
Three ways payers and providers are improving collaboration during the COVID-19 pandemic
Insights from Steve Jax, alliance manager of strategic payer relationships for Availity
Nuclear medicine physicians break down COVID-19 game plan at SNMMI
Insights from the front lines at Mount Sinai in New York
Supply chain lessons emerging from the coronavirus pandemic
Insights from Lars Thording, VP of marketing & public affairs at Innovative Health LLC
Hitting the reset button on supply chain strategies
How COVID-19 is forcing us to rethink what we thought we knew
Five ways health systems can optimize care and minimize risk during COVID-19
Insights from Angie Franks, CEO of Central Logic
How COVID-19 has exacerbated burnout among care providers
Healthcare organizations need to get serious about making staff well-being a top priority
COVID-19 adding to clinician's cognitive overload
Insights from Sarah Williams, RT, director of product management—surveillance at Capsule Technologies
Reviewing some of the key considerations for cyber insurance
Cyber claims are becoming routine as security concerns have proved to be a permanent business threat
How to keep care—and hospital revenue—going during a pandemic
Banning elective procedures was not necessary for nearly the entire country at the same time: Here’s how we can keep care going
In device sterilization, education is the first line of defense
Exploring the distinctions between high-level disinfection and sterilization
Forgot your mask? Buy one from a vending machine
PPE distributor and vending supplier partner to support COVID-19 guideline compliance
New practice guidelines for interventional radiologists urged during COVID-19
Providing insight on how to conduct procedures and what should be postponed