Thursday, 2 September 2010

European PACS market growth

The value of the European picture archiving and communications system market is predicted to double over the next six years, driven by demand for radiology information systems.New analysis from Frost and Sullivan has found that the market was valued at €535m ($679m) in 2009 and estimates that this will reach €1,065m ($1,353m) in 2016.  For more, click here.

Siemens secure Royal Bolton radiology deal

Royal Bolton Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has announced that it has signed a multi-million pound managed equipment service agreement with Siemens Healthcare.  The 15-year contract will see the trust receive the latest radiology equipment alongside maintenance of its existing systems and user training. Click here for more.

iSoft resignation over losses...

Gary Cohen has resigned as the chief executive of iSoft as the company has announced major losses in its full-year results. For more, click here .

Telehealth Solutions Win National Framework Agreement

Telehealth Solutions  announced that they have been awarded a framework agreement for providing Telehealth by the procurement company Buying Solutions. Click here for more.

pharmacy automation systems market in Europe is experiencing a tremendous growth

The pharmacy automation systems market in Europe is experiencing a tremendous growth spurt. Until recently, most pharmacies have been either without automation or have employed very basic automation systems. In response, the adoption rate of automation systems across Europe has been progressing from basic prescription management systems to advanced medication pick-up and drug dispensing automation systems. Click here for more on this story