Sensible Solutions for Refurbished Radiology

Is 64 Slice CT Scanners Gaining Popularity Over 16 Slice CT?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Oct 10, 2018 @ 11:10 AM

For years, the 16-Slice CT Scanner has been the go-to scanner for everything except cardiac studies. But with the emergence of more refurbished 64-Slice CT Scanners on the market,

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, Medical Imaging Comparisons, CT Scanner

2018 C-Arm Prices Info-Graphic

Posted by Alex Silbergleit on Wed, Feb 28, 2018 @ 10:02 AM

Searching online for C-Arm prices? You found them!  Search no more; we have prices listed for the most popular C-Arms on our new 2018 Info-graphic.  As a leader in refurbished and used C-Arms we want to help you with C-Arm questions and identify the best solution at the appropriate price.

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Topics: Medical Imaging Equipment Costs, Buying Imaging Equipment, C-Arm

4 Tips on X-Ray Tubes

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jan 31, 2018 @ 13:01 PM

Lets face it.  CT Scanners aren’t cheap.  And x-ray tubes are a big part of the expense.  So it’s wise to get every single bit out of your x-ray tube before you replace one.  However, how you know when to change it can be confusing, because different manufacturers have different ways of measuring it.  Here are a few tips to make it easier for you to know when to hang on to a tube and when to replace it.

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, More Than Just Imaging Solutions

CR to DR: Digital Radiographic Upgrades And Options

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jan 10, 2018 @ 12:01 PM

Well, the computed radiology legislation took effect last year, forcing most diagnostic clinics, facilities and department to phase out old CR equipment and replace them with digital solutions. There’s nothing quite like a reduction in Medicare reimbursement to get things moving, right? 

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, Medical Imaging Comparisons, X-Ray, Medical Imaging Equipment

The Medical Device Excise Tax

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Dec 13, 2017 @ 11:12 AM

At Atlantis Worldwide, we know there are a lot of questions about the medical device excise tax that’s scheduled to go into back into effect on January 1, 2018.

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, Medical Imaging News

Is Greenlight Medical Changing the Way Medical Devices are Procured?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Sep 6, 2017 @ 12:09 PM

Back in the day, physicians had the purchasing power at the hospitals in which they worked.  Medical device sales reps would call on doctors, who would make a decisions and 3-4 weeks later, the medical device would be delivered.

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, Medical Imaging Equipment

Your C-Arm Has Been Shipped - How Long Should It Take?

Posted by Alex Silbergleit on Wed, Jul 26, 2017 @ 10:07 AM

We live in an instant world. Buying something and having it the next day is often as simple as pressing a button. From food, to electronics to even our laundry, we crave instant gratification. We have become so used to this way of life that we've come to expect it. But when it comes to buying C-Arms - and medical imaging equipment as a whole - there is a shipping process that must be upheld to ensure quality and functionality. 

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, C-Arm

The 101 On Veterinary X-Ray Equipment

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Tue, Jul 18, 2017 @ 16:07 PM

Whether you treat humans or animal patients, your medical practice needs imaging equipment.  However, the kind of medical imaging equipment you need for a veterinary practice can be quite different from a medical practice. Understanding these differences is very important when making a purchasing decision regarding C-Arm and X-Ray equipment.  Let’s take a close look at what you need to consider when choosing medical imaging equipment for your practice.

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, C-Arm, X-Ray

How to Avoid Headaches When Installing Medical Imaging Equipment

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, May 17, 2017 @ 11:05 AM

After figuring out which medical imaging equipment makes the most sense for your practice, clinic, facility or hospital, it’s just as important to consider the size, specifications and logistics surrounding the installation of your new diagnostic equipment. At Atlantis Worldwide, experience has taught us that preplanning saves a lot of heartache.  Case in point, we know of a physician who bought the perfect C-Arm for his practice, only to discover it wouldn’t fit into the room he bought it for!

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, More Than Just Imaging Solutions

Go Worldwide: 5 Reasons to Shop Globally for Your MRI

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Tue, Apr 25, 2017 @ 13:04 PM

Regardless of the physical geography of your office or facility, there are important reasons not to limit your MRI shopping to your immediate vicinity or even your country. To find the perfect MRI system you won’t necessarily have to travel to the other side of the world, but doing your due diligence and shopping globally could help you locate the perfect machine for your budget and your situation.

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Topics: Buying Imaging Equipment, MRI