As a biomed, bringing your talent to a developing world hospital that is struggling for sound medical equipment can be an intensely satisfying experience. For those who are thinking about making a medical mission trip to the developing world for the first time, partnering with an organization that can help prepare supplies and contacts is key to a successful experience.
At the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Siemens Healthineers, Malvern, Pa., presented its new computed tomography (CT) scanner portfolio, developed to cover all major requirements and customer needs regarding CT imaging.
Longmont, Colo.-based Acertara Acoustic Laboratories, an ISO 17025:2017 accredited testing laboratory and ISO 13485:2016 certified ultrasound probe repair company, has been included in the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the United States.
The results of this pre-clinical study demonstrate that 6″-18F-fluoromaltotriose is a promising new tracer for diagnosing most bacterial infections and has the potential to change the clinical management of patients suffering from infectious diseases of bacterial origin.
Here, Michael Thomas, director of marketing and business development at Irvine, Calif.-based Ampronix, sheds light on the imaging side of medical equipment service and shares how the company is addressing this niche market.
Minneapolis-based Agiliti, a national provider of healthcare technology management and service solutions, announces that it has acquired Zetta Medical Technologies, LLC, a provider of medical imaging equipment services and parts, based in Lake Zurich, Ill.