All articles by Mekala ShivaramPrasad

Mekala ShivaramPrasad

UK Essen completes robotic-assisted cancer surgery with Medrobotics’ Flex system

The University Hospital of Essen (UK Essen) has completed the world’s first robotic-assisted cancer procedures with Medrobotics’ Flex system, which enables surgical procedures where conventional line-of-sight technologies are either not feasible or sub-optimal.

Belgium hospital selects Agfa HealthCare’s Impax RIS/PACS/Reporting solution

Belgium’s Az Groeninge Hospital has selected Agfa HealthCare to replace its existing third-party picture archiving and communication system (PACS) with the company’s Impax RIS/PACS/reporting solution.

Huntsman Cancer Institute begins construction on new cancer research building

Huntsman Cancer Institute, part of the University of Utah Health Sciences system, has begun construction of the new Primary Children’s and Families’ Cancer Research Center.

California hospital selects Allen interactive patient system solution

Sierra View District Hospital, a full-service acute care facility in California, US, has selected Allen Technologies’ interactive patient system (IPS) solution.

Washington hospital selects Stockell revenue cycle information system

Valley General Hospital in Monroe, Washington, has selected Stockell Healthcare Systems’ InsightCS revenue cycle information system to help control costs, accelerate revenues and provide exceptional patient service.

Indiana health system selects Availity to integrate hospital network

Deaconess Health System has selected Availity’s solutions to consolidate all of the hospitals, practices and speciality facilities in its network under one clearinghouse.

Missouri hospital selects Patientco’s cloud-based solution to automate patient payments

Capital Region Medical Center, a 114-bed community hospital in Missouri, has chosen Patientco’s cloud-based patient payment automation solution to streamline workflow and improve revenue cycle.

Florida hospital system selects Allscripts’ ambulatory clinical and patient engagement solutions

Lakeland Regional Health Systems (LRHS), a full-service medical centre and health system in Florida, has announced that it is expanding its use of Allscripts’ electronic health record (EHR) solutions.

Columbus CyberKnife upgrades its cancer treatment technology

Columbus CyberKnife, a service of Mount Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital in Ohio, has announced the installation of the CyberKnife 10.0 system, a robotic technology that performs stereotactic body radiation therapy.

Concord Medical to establish Shanghai Concord Cancer Hospital in China

Concord Medical Services has received Chinese government approval to establish the Shanghai Concord Cancer Hospital, a premium cancer hospital, in Shanghai New Hongqiao International Medical Center.