The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) said it is aware of vulnerabilities affecting Treck IP stack implications for embedded systems. Known as Ripple20, the vulnerabilities allow a remote attacker to exploit and take control of an affected system, according to the CISA statement. Among the affected companies were B. Braun, Baxter (NYSE:BAX), Green Hills […]
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Philips close to sealing Carestream Health imaging IT deal
Royal Philips (NYSE:PHG) said today that it has completed its acquisition of Carestream Health’s imaging IT business in 26 of the 38 countries in which it operates. Philips said the purchase will expand its enterprise diagnostic informatics solutions, including productivity enhancement, imaging data management, and advanced visualization and analysis. The company expects to complete the […]
Philips to pick up Carestream Health’s imaging IT biz
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 shares jump on partner Carestream Health’s DRX Revolution nano x-ray FDA nod
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 wins $571m DoD contract
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 wins $150m U.S. gov’t supply contract
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 wins FDA clearance for extremities CT scanner
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 seeks FDA nod for OnSight 3D cone-beam extremities CT imager
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 […]
RSNA Roundup: Researchers refine X-ray tech with Kinect gaming sensor
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
FDA clears CareStream’s Vue Motion on desktop, tablets
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 lands FDA nod for X-ray app on Apple, Samsung devices
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.