The Impact of Medical Technology

The Impact of Medical Technology

Advancements in technology constantly make the world more efficient, but there is arguably no area that has been more impacted by technological advancements than the field of medicine. As a result of developments in medical technology, healthcare providers in all verticals are able to treat a greater number of patients more effectively and more efficiently. […]

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Novarad Announces Expanded Strategic Direction and Names New President

Former Microsoft director Paul Jensen will lead company’s growth initiatives including Enterprise Imaging and Augmented Reality  SALT LAKE CITY—March 27, 2019—Novarad, a leader in the development of medical imaging software, announced today that it has appointed Paul Jensen as company president. The hiring comes as the company implements a plan of strategic growth in innovation, development […]

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Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital selects Novarad for enterprise imaging, specialized image management

DOVER, Ohio. – Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital (CCUH) selected Novarad, a leader in the development of medical imaging software, to provide its facility with its Ncompass Enterprise Imaging® System and specialized image management of both DICOM and non-DICOM with the company’s SnapView® mobile app. Novarad’s Ncompass Enterprise Imaging system also comes with a guaranteed Total […]

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Six Benefits of Enterprise Imaging Platforms to Deliver True Patient-centric Care

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Healthcare across the globe is in a phase of digital transformation, striving firmly to improve aspects of cost, quality, and outcomes, and leveraging information technology and digital components as part of evolutionary change. Medical imaging is not an exception to this shift and is a large part of the digital […]

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Novarad Debuts Mammography Software Optimized for Multi-Modality Radiologists

SALT LAKE CITY—November 20, 2018—Novarad Corporation, a leader in the development of medical imaging software, announced new mammography software, NovaMG PRO, specifically for multi-modality radiologists that read mammography as well as non-mammography studies. By using the same workstation, a compatible PACS user interface and optimizing human performance engineering – radiologists become more efficient. With mammography, […]

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Healthcare IT Security Strategies: What’s Slipping Past You?

We all know that security vulnerabilities exist—we read about them in newspapers, hear about them on television, and discuss them with colleagues who have been impacted. The dilemma is…how do we know if we, as health information technology (IT) and security leaders, remain vulnerable, even with seemingly effective preventive measures in place? And are those […]

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Novarad Highest Rated on Gartner Peer Insights VNA Category

SALT LAKE CITY—August 28, 2018—Novarad Healthcare Enterprise Imaging has taken the position of highest rated on Gartner’s Peer Insights technology review platform, outranking every other competitor in the Vendor-Neutral Archive (VNA) market category as of Aug. 28, 2018. Novarad has five times as many 5-Star reviews as the 2nd place vendor. Gartner Peer Insights is […]

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Enterprise Imaging, Threat or Opportunity for Radiology?

The majority of the US hospitals are looking for a VNA or Vendor Neutral Archive to facilitate future PACS upgrades and/or changes in PACS vendors and also to allow different specialties to make use of this enterprise-wide asset to archive and manage their images. An additional advantage of the VNA is that it also becomes […]

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Top Ten Considerations for VNA Implementation, Part 2

This is the second part of two articles detailing the top ten considerations for Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA) selection and implementation. In the first part we discussed selecting a VNA for the right reason, picking the right approach (top-down or bottom-up), considering the workflow, ensuring it fits into your image exchange strategy, and paying attention […]

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Cozad Community Hospital Selects Novarad for PACS

COZAD, NEB. – Novarad Corporation, a leader in the development of medical imaging software, has recently entered into contract with Cozad Community Hospital of Cozad, Neb. for PACS. The healthcare system chose to go with Novarad for greater convenience and improved pricing. Cozad Community Hospital is a full-service hospital committed to providing the best possible […]

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Top Ten Considerations for VNA Implementation, Part 1

The majority of US-based healthcare facilities are either considering or implementing the consolidation of their medical image archiving in the form of a Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA). Early experiences have taught that it is not trivial to select the right VNA, and have revealed several pitfalls during the implementation phase. This series of two articles […]

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AlertView™ App for Imaging Report Review

SALT LAKE CITY—March 1, 2018—Novarad Corporation, a leader in the development of medical imaging software, created the mobile application, AlertView™, to accelerate healthcare by notifying physicians via text message that reports and findings are ready for review. “I see it as a win-win for facilities, physicians and patients,” said Phyllis Redd, Imaging Director with Jackson […]

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SnapView® App for Secure Image Capture from iOS Devices

SALT LAKE CITY—March 1, 2018—Novarad Corporation, a leader in the development of medical imaging software, created the mobile application, SnapView™, which allows personnel to use supported iOS devices to capture images without leaving behind any PHI. “The Bring-Your-Own-Device movement has been beneficial for the healthcare industry, no doubt,” said Fred Trovato, Executive Vice President of […]

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New Website, Cost-Based ROI Calculator for EI

SALT LAKE CITY (March 2, 2018) – Novarad, a Utah-based medical software company, has announced the launch of its new website located at www.novarad.net, including richer content and a convenient, hard cost-based enterprise imaging ROI Calculator. Novarad’s Enterprise Imaging ROI Calculator uses an equation based on market observation and in-house research that takes into account […]

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Novarad Selected as Semifinal Candidate for Three Categories in 2017 Minnies Awards

SALT LAKE CITY (August 25, 2017) – Novarad Corporation, a leader in the development of medical imaging software, has been selected as a semifinal candidate for three categories in the 2017 edition of the Minnies, AuntMinnie.com’s campaign to recognize the best and brightest in medical imaging. Earlier this year, Novarad’s OpenSight augmented reality software was […]

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3 Reasons to Come to User Group

Writer’s Log. Stardate 95203.79. Novarad’s User Group — Novarad Connect — is steadily approaching and despite their best efforts, the Cardassians have not lessened our resolve to attend this User Group. Command has tasked my ship to send out a transmission to other less-enthusiastic starships in the sector with information about Novarad Connect. Augmented Reality Assisted Surgery […]

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Use Enterprise Imaging to Support Value-Based Care

You have probably heard buzzwords in the medical field like “value-based care” or “interoperability” recently. In this post, we will review the ways in which an enterprise imaging solution can help hospitals and imaging centers alike support their value-based care initiatives. What is Enterprise Imaging? Enterprise Imaging is a type of software that allows all […]

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How Should I Take Advantage of Cloud-Based Services?

In September of last year, I wrote a blog titled Choosing a Cloud Service Provider (CSP) concerning the challenges of selecting a cloud service provider. I covered cloud service provider options, questions you should ask, and roles and responsibilities. Almost one year later, things have continued to evolve. The health care community is now fully […]

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Virtual Reality Applications in Radiology

Virtual Reality (VR) and radiology application is not a new concept. We’ve toyed with the idea since the 1980s but new technologies have made leaps and bounds to making this tech more and more viable, as well as more compact and user-friendly. Will Smartphones Bring Virtual Reality to Radiology? – ITN This ITN article talks about […]

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Novarad prepares new ChameleonDR™ Digital Radiography Solution for RSNA

SALT LAKE CITY—Utah-based healthcare technology company Novarad will be exhibiting its ChameleonDR ™ Digital Radiography solution at RSNA 2016 in Chicago, Ill. The ChameleonDR solution is made up of a software component and a DR plate. It is equipped with Novarad’s proprietary A3™ image post processing technology, an Advanced, Automated, and Adaptive approach that enables […]

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