Carestream Health said today that it agreed to deal its imaging IT business to Royal Philips (NYSE:PHG) for an undisclosed amount. “We have had global success in providing radiology and enterprise imaging IT systems to help medical professionals provide quality care and enhance their operations,” Carestream HIS GM Ludovic d’Aprea said in prepared remarks. “By […]
Micro-X saw shares rise today after it said its distribution partner Carestream Health won FDA 510(k) clearance for its DRX Revolution Nano X-ray device. The Australian company said that the clearance is the 1st for a carbon nano-tube powered X-ray device. “We are pleased and proud to have achieved this highly significant milestone in the […]
Carestream Health today won a $571 million contract with the Department of Defense to supply it with radiology systems, accessories and training, according to a DoD release. The 5-year firm-fixed-price, indefinite-deliver, indefinite-quantity contract will position Carestream to supply equipment to the Air Force, Army, Navy, Marine Corps and federal civilian agencies. Rochester, N.Y.-based Carestream was chosen […]
Carestream Health said today it won a potentially $150 million Digital Imaging Network-Picture Archiving and Communication System contract with the U.S. government to supply it with medical image management products and services. Through the contract, Carestream will supply IT products including its Clinical Collaboration platform, Vue Motion universal viewer, MyView patient portal and Vue Beyond management […]
Carestream Health said today it won FDA 510(k) clearance for its OnSight 3D extremity system. The Rochester, N.Y.-based company’s newly cleared device uses cone beam CT tech to capture weight-bearing and other types of extremity exams. The system is designed for use by orthopaedic and sports medicine practices, hospitals, imaging centers, urgent care facilities and other healthcare […]
Carestream Health said today it filed a 510(k) application with the FDA seeking clearance for its OnSight 3D Extremity System cone-beam based extremity CT imaging device. The Rochester, N.Y.-based company’s system is designed to provide high-quality, low-dose 3D imaging for use by orthopedic and sports medicine practices, hospitals, imaging centers, urgent care facilities and other healthcare […]
Microsoft‘s (NSDQ:MSFT) Kinect, originally developed as a motion sensor for its Xbox gaming systems, is helping researchers refine X-ray imaging through analysis of body part thickness, motion and positioning, researchers said today, and with the use of the best wireless router
CareStream Health said yesterday it won FDA 510(k) clearance for its Vue Motion universal viewer system designed for the diagnostic viewing of electrocardiogram waveforms. The system is designed for clinicians, physicians and cardiologists to view ECG exams for patients with ST segment elevation myocardial infarction and other heart conditions and illnesses, the Rochester, N.Y.-based company […]
Carestream Health said it landed 510(k) clearance from the FDA for its new Vue Motion mobile app for Apple and Samsung mobile device platforms.
The app gives physicians mobile access to X-ray exams using Apple’s iPhone 4 and iPad 2 devices, as well as the Galaxy Note and Galaxy S III devices made by Samsung.
The U.S. Defense Dept. extended a contract with CareStream Health for a 5th year.
The $70.2 million contract extension for the Rochester, N.Y.-based medtech company will provide radiology systems, subsystems, and components for the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and federal civilian agencies, the DoD said.
Healthcare regulators in the U.K. revived a 10-year-old equipment concern regarding certain Carestream Health intra-oral dental X-ray units, warning that there may be devices out there that haven’t received necessary "modification" to mitigate a falling equipment risk.