Big Questions Around Diagnostics and Technology to be Discussed at UK Imaging & Oncology Congress

Change HealthcareDelegates at the UK Imaging & Oncology Congress (UKIO) will be able to engage with global healthcare technology specialist Change Healthcare in June, around some of the biggest challenges facing diagnostic imaging and radiology in the NHS.

Change Healthcare, which works with trusts throughout the NHS, is known for one of the largest technology deployments of its kind in the world, providing a country wide picture archiving and communication system, or PACS, for Ireland’s National Integrated Medical Imaging System (NIMIS), and most recently taking Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust live with its enterprise imaging technology in January 2019.

The organisationprovides cardiology technology toaround 70% of NHS trusts in England, works with a growing number of UK trustsin enterprise medical imaging, and has helped to solve challenges for diagnostic teams in more than 3,000 imaging facilities worldwide.

Senior members of the Change Healthcare team will be available throughout the UKIO congress, being held in Liverpool from 10-12 June 2019, to discuss real challenges and developments facing the NHS, ranging from advances in artificial intelligence through to navigating region wide approaches to diagnostics. Throughout the world the technology specialist supports more than 100 enterprise scale, multi-hospital imaging programmes, and will be on hand to share lessons.

Richard Turner, executive director, international operations at Change Healthcare, said: "UKIO is great opportunity for us to continue to engage with people at the forefront of imaging and oncology in the NHS. Sharing best practice is key to realising ambitions around early and effective diagnoses, and in enhancing the diagnostic capability of the health service.We look forward to learning more from delegates around their priorities in this rapidly evolving environment andsharing our experiences from working with healthcare providers in the NHS and around the world."

UKIO is the new permanent amalgamation of two well-known conferences - the UK Radiological Congress (UKRC) and the UK Radiation Oncology Conference (UKRO). It is organised by the Radiology Oncology Congresses, a charitable partnership of the British Institute of Radiology, The Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine, and The College of Radiographers.

Change Healthcare will available for discussion on stand97 and will address the conference. DrPatrick McLaughlin, chief medical officer, Change Healthcarewill discuss future directions in PACS based pedagogy at 4.45pm on Tuesday 11 June in in Exhibition Hall Lecture Theatre 1.

UKIO will be held from 10-12 June at ACC Liverpool. Full details can be found at https://www.ukio.org.uk

About Change Healthcare

Change Healthcare is a catalyst for your value-based healthcare system. We are a healthcare technology company that offers software, analytics, network solutions, and technology-enabled services to help create a stronger, more collaborative healthcare system. We help deliver measurable value not only at the point of care, but also before, after, and in between care episodes.

www.changehealthcare.com

Most Popular Now

Artificial Intelligence Detects a New Cl…

Many mutations in DNA that contribute to disease are not in actual genes but instead lie in the 99% of the genome once considered "junk." Even though scientists have recently...

Essen University Medicine and Siemens He…

The Essen University Medicine, Germany's leading hospital company for digitalized medicine, and Siemens Healthineers, a world-leading medical technology company, plan to work together to develop the hospital of the future...

Final Cohort Selected For Pioneering Dig…

Propel@YH has announced the six start-ups to participate in its inaugural digital health accelerator programme, aimed at navigating the complex healthcare landscape and building an NHS-relevant business case. The Leeds-based...

New Kid on the Block: The Doctrina Acade…

The Doctrina Academy is a new service, developed by Doctrina, a video e-learning platform that reaches over 1,000,000 healthcare professionals (HCPs) from around the globe, helping them to switch ...

Efficacy and SilverCloud Health Supports…

A leading mental health service is using the digital mental health platform developed by SilverCloud Health to support a confidential NHS service for GPs in England. London-based Efficacy is offering...

Gloucestershire Hospitals to Deliver EPR…

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is moving to a 'clinical wrap' strategy to deliver an electronic patient record (EPR) and achieve the highest levels of digital maturity within five-years. The...

Mobile Phone App Designed to Boost Physi…

Activity trackers and mobile phone apps are all the rage, but do they really help users increase and maintain physical activity? A new study has found that one mobile phone...

Application Period for an International …

The Master of Science (M.Sc.)in Medical Informatics (MMI) at European Campus Rottal-Inn (ECRI) in Pfarrkirchen - a branch of the Deggendorf University of Applied Sciences (THD - Technische Hochschule Deggendorf)...

NHS Prescribing is Back in the Spotlight…

Opinion Article by Dr Simon Hendricks, Product Innovation Manager and Clinical Strategy Lead, FDB (First Databank) Political will for better and safer prescribing in the NHS has fast gained momentum in...

Sectra to Provide Large Centralized Regi…

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (STO: SECT B) has signed a five-year contract with North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust for the delivery of a regional...

IMI to Boost Patient Involvement in its …

The Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) is creating a 'pool' of patient experts to strengthen the role and voice of patients in IMI activities at both strategic and operational levels. IMI...