Siemens posts strong revenue, earnings growth in Q1 January 27, 2021 -- Benefiting from ongoing demand for products related to the COVID-19 pandemic and recovery in its core businesses, Siemens Healthineers exceeded market expectations in its fiscal 2021 first quarter.
Esaote inks ultrasound deal with Intalere January 27, 2021 -- Ultrasound vendor Esaote has signed a five-year deal with group purchasing organization (GPO) Intalere that gives the GPO's members access to Esaote ultrasound products and services.
NHS England requires use of HeartFlow's FFRct software January 27, 2021 -- The National Health Service (NHS) England and NHS Improvement have mandated that hospitals in England adopt HeartFlow's HeartFlow Analysis fractional flow reserve CT (FFRct) software to fight coronary heart disease.
BioPharma sale hits GE Healthcare Q4 revenues January 26, 2021 -- GE Healthcare saw revenues fall for the fourth quarter and full year of 2021, largely due to the absence of contribution from the BioPharma business that the company sold in March 2020. The company's healthcare systems business was up 1% not counting BioPharma, however.
Detectnet PET radiotracer gets permanent HCPCS code January 26, 2021 -- Biotechnology firm RadioMedix and nuclear medicine company Curium said that the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has provided a permanent Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) code for their Detectnet PET diagnostic radiopharmaceutical copper-64 DOTATATE.