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Hospitals Must Integrate Imaging Technology to Avoid Cuts to Medicare Payments
In her View from the Hill article, Jill Rathbun of the Galileo Consulting Group summarizes the recent annual Medicare Payment Advisory Committee (MedPac) report and explains how implementing a point of care ultrasound program can align health care delivery with...[Read more]
Point of Care Ultrasound Plays a Big Role in Equine Sports Medicine   This video courtesy of Wisconsin Equine Clinic and Hospital, Dr. Jo-Anne LeMieux discusses ultrasonography and its use in her daily practice. SonoSite Edge ultrasound plays a big role
In this video from the Wisconsin Equine Clinic and Hospital, Dr. Jo-Anne LeMieux discusses ultrasonography and its use in her daily practice. SonoSite's Edge II ultrasound plays a big role in Dr. LeMieux’s diagnostic workups. Portable, battery powered, engineered for...[Read more]
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Professor Alistair Royse believes in the power of disruptive innovation. The Sonosite iViz is playing a crucial role in his education programs. At the Royal Melbourne Hospital in Australia , Cardiothoracic Surgeon Prof. Alistair Royse was one of the earliest...[Read more]
Gold Coast University Hospital
Read how one of Australia’s largest emergency departments, the Gold Coast University Hospital is utilizing the SonoSite iViz. Dr. Stuart Watkins works in one of the largest and busiest emergency departments in Australia averaging over 300 patients a day. “When...[Read more]
Physicians today face a multitude of ever evolving challenges, and one thing we’ve seen is an increase in the demand for educational sessions covering the latest in ultrasound. Dr. Keith Boniface from the George Washington University School of Medicine talked...[Read more]
At ACC April 2-4 in Chicago - " Cardiologists from around the world are needing more and more portable echos done, for specific examinations and protocols, and at the patient-side. iViz was there this year, and we received a large...[Read more]
" Significant growth is occurring in point of care ultrasound around the world - now with new specialties and even more diverse applications. One of the accelerants of this growth is the integration of ultrasound into medical schools and simulation...[Read more]
Passion for Patient Care Revolutionizes Vascular Access
How can ultrasound guidance help nurses insert IVs? “Anyone who ever sat through nurses making multiple IV needle sticks understands the value of ultrasound-guided vascular access, but this goes much deeper than an annoying hour trying to draw a few...[Read more]
“ Per the invitation of Dr. Carmine Valente, I enrolled on an expedition to the continent of Antarctica. Dr. Valente had also invited 3 radiologists, Dr. Brian Coley (Cincinnati Children’s Hospital), Dr. Torben Loretzen and Dr. Christian Nolsoe. We flew...[Read more]
“Since SonoSite introduced the first portable ultrasound system in 1999, it has continued to build solutions that anticipate the bedside provider’s needs,” said Diku Mandavia, MD, FACEP, FRCPC, Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President, FUJIFILM SonoSite Inc. and FUJIFILM...[Read more]