PACS

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PACS

(Picture ArChiving System) A storage and management system for high-resolution images. Typically pertaining to the medical field, images such as X-rays, MRIs and CAT scans require a greater amount of storage than other industries.
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(NYSE:IMN), Oakdale, Minn., will co-develop a filmless radiology Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) based on new technology for the Manitoba, Canada, healthcare system.
A project for storing large amounts of image data in radiology, the Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS), is presented.
[ClickPress, Wed Sep 26 2018] Persistence Market Research delivers in-depth research on the global PACS market in its latest report titled "Global Market Study on Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS): North America Likely to Remain Dominant Regional Market?".
According to the company, the agreement covers a portfolio of patents that apply to medical picture archiving and communication system (PACS) technology.
The RapidConnect technology is already part of Sectra's current picture archiving and communication system (PACS) generation.
Philips Healthcare Informatics (PHI) of Foster City, California, protests the award of a commercial item contract to AGFA HealthCare Corporation (AGFA) of Greenville, South Carolina, by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) under request for proposals (RFP) VA-260-08-RP-0167 for picture archiving and communication system (PACS) services for Veterans Integrated Service Network 20 (VISN 20).
The deal covers Sectra's complete solution for digital mammography, including Sectra MicroDose mammography and the company's breast imaging picture archiving and communication system (PACS).
The company said that the patents in the portfolio apply to medical picture archiving and communication system (PACS) technology.
The deal included management of Curato's IT systems and supply of Sectra's radiology information system (RIS) and picture archiving and communication system (PACS) to the Norwegian company's all 12 radiology clinics.
The seven-year contract covers the deployment of Sectra's enterprise Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) and a Radiology Information System (RIS) from Sectra's partner Eclipsys, as well as ongoing services, upgrades and enhancements.