Throughout the U.S. and worldwide, equipment decision criteria are not so different. There are clear advantages to having new, up-to-date medical devices; including gains in productivity and efficiency. Medical equipment can support the movement to reduce healthcare costs and increase its efficiency and effectiveness. This movement

EHRs and security threats for healthIT and rads taking a leadership role are in the news. Articles include: Mamba ransomware is attacking healthcare, crippling computers by encrypting entire hard drives; University of Texas breast radiologists are calling for the creation of a national imaging repository in

Headlines include weight-bearing imaging for knee injuries; and telemedicine saving lives. Articles include: weight-bearing X-rays for knee pain could replace MRI as first choice for 40+ patients with knee pain; machine learning might threaten radiology; Americans use their smart phones to send photos of medical issues; telemedicine