November 5, 2020
UK teleradiology company, Medica has announced the acquisition of Global Diagnostics Ireland (GDI), the market leader for teleradiology services in Ireland, for an initial cash consideration of €16 million (£14.5 million) from private Irish healthcare group, Centric Health.
WHY IT MATTERS
This acquisition is in line with Medica’s revised strategy announced in March this year to diversify revenue...
May 4, 2020
EIT Health is to fund 14 health innovation projects across Europe in the latest phase of its contribution to the fight against COVID-19.
The projects – which have been allocated more than €6 million between them - were selected through EIT Health’s Rapid Response initiative, which aims to fast-track the development of tools and systems that could have an immediate impact on management of the...
November 25, 2019
Nines, a tele-radiology and artificial intelligence startup, unveiled its software platform alongside news of a $16.5 million Series A raise. The funding was led by Accel and 8VC, with individual participants also taking part.
WHAT THEY DO
The two-year-old startup’s efforts are broken into two camps. On the one hand is a tele-radiology service that’s staffed by live specialists, and according to...
May 29, 2018
A pair of recently published market research reports have outlined upward trends among mobile health technologies.
“Driven by the thriving ecosystem, SNS Telecom & IT estimates that the mHealth market will account for more than $28 billion in 2018 alone,” the market research service wrote in its latest report. “Despite barriers relating to regulation, patient acceptance and privacy concerns,...
June 5, 2013
Scottsdale, Arizona-based GlobalMed, a maker of connected health devices and software platforms, received FDA 510(k) clearance for its CapSure Cloud medical image-sharing software, formerly known as CONi Solutions. The software suite is cleared as a Class 2 device.
The company initially announced the software in February 2012, describing it as "an enterprise-wide cloud solution that delivers...
May 15, 2013
DocbookMD, which offers a secure physician messaging service, has partnered with Medweb, makers of a smartphone and web radiology PACS, to create Docbook Gateway, an HIE-like offering that gives physicians access to lab tests and X-rays on their smartphones without the need for an integrated EHR.
"This is the way HIEs were supposed to work," DocbookMD CEO Dr. Tim Gueramy told MobiHealthNews. "One...
September 24, 2012
Aycan Medical Systems, a maker of picture archiving and communication systems (PACS) and other storage and distribution technology for medical imaging, has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its Aycan Mobile teleradiology app for the iPad.
The FDA has approved Aycan Mobile diagnosis from computerized tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) modalities only. The clearance does not cover...