Kortrijk, Belgium-based Barco’s newest Voxar 3D advanced visualization software suite is now integrated with IMPAX PACS from Agfa (Mortsel, Belgium), which the companies hope will result in improved imaging workflow and enable physicians to read and report studies faster and more efficiently.
The Voxar 3D suite is available with a full set of integrated clinical applications with capabilities for quantitative 3D vessel analysis, CT cardiac analysis, CT colonography, and interpretation of whole body oncology studies, says Barco.
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is awarding $210 million to Seattle-based University of Washington’s Population Health Initiative, with the funds going toward the construction of a new building to serve as the initiative’s hub.
More than half (56 percent) of healthcare professionals believe their organization could be doing more to educate employees on HIPAA compliance and the rules around sharing protected health information.
The Arnhold Institute for Global Health at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is partnering with DigitalGlobe to create the Health Equity Atlas Initiative (ATLAS), a platform that standardizes and maps population data in order to generate insights that address health inequities.