Sensible Solutions for Refurbished Radiology

Why Rent A Portable X-Ray System?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Sep 5, 2018 @ 13:09 PM

Portable X-ray systems are incredible valuable to hospitals, urgent care centers, clinics and medical practices for many reasons.  They’re reliable, durable , long lasting and retain their value. So why would a medical facility consider renting one instead of owning one? Actually, there are several reasons why renting might make more sense. Let’s take a closer look.

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Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, X-Ray

The Most Interesting MRI Articles

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Aug 15, 2018 @ 11:08 AM

Sometimes it’s hard to keep up with all the new technology, issues and changes in medical imaging. At Atlantis Worldwide, we thought we’d make it a little easier for you.

We gathered up our most interesting MRI articles. They were shared on news and medical sites, on LinkedIn and even Facebook. We got lots of positive and interesting feedback and comments from trusted friends and professionals.

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Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, MRI

Tips to Prepare For X-Ray Machine Installation

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jul 25, 2018 @ 10:07 AM

So, you’ve selected your new (or refurbished) x-ray equipment. Good for you! Now it’s time to prepare for installation. There are so many things to consider, and the better prepared you are, the smoother it will go. We’ve prepared this checklist to help you get the job done right the first time, with as few headaches and hassles as possible.

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Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, X-Ray

Diagnosing Osteoporosis with DXA & Quantitative CT

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jun 27, 2018 @ 12:06 PM

With an average life expectancy of 84 years, American women spend roughly 50% of their adult life as a post menopausal female.  And because estrogen decreases sharply when women reach menopause. it can cause bone loss, increasing the chance of developing osteoporosis dramatically.

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Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, CT Scanner, Bone Densitometer

The #1 Workplace Concern For Cath Lab Staff

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, May 16, 2018 @ 12:05 PM

Should interventional cardiologists and Cath Lab staff be concerned about ionizing radiation from the angiographic X-ray systems that are essential to their procedures?

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Topics: Cath/Angio, Imaging Equipment Solutions

8 Terms Used in Chest X-Rays

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Apr 25, 2018 @ 12:04 PM

When a patient complains of chest pain, shortness of breath and deep coughs, orders for chest x-rays are soon to follow.  In fact, chest X-rays are among the most commonly performed medical imaging studies.  After the chest x-ray comes the radiology reports, which use description terms or specific disease conditions. 

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Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, X-Ray

8 Tips For Upgrading Your MRI, CT and PET/CT Equipment

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Mar 7, 2018 @ 12:03 PM

So it’s time to upgrade your medical imaging equipment.  Good for you!  New or refurbished medical imaging equipment can help improve your operations, expand your business and increase profitability. Plus, you’ll be able to meet and even exceed the expectations of your patients and physicians, and there’s nothing better than satisfied customers!

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Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, MRI, More Than Just Imaging Solutions

I’m seeing SPOTS…. on my C-Arm’s Images!

Posted by Alex Silbergleit on Wed, Feb 7, 2018 @ 15:02 PM

There are all sorts of issues that a C-Arm can have. Some are so bad that the C-Arm won’t even boot up. Others allow the C-Arm to boot but not won’t allow you to run fluoro.

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Topics: C-Arm, Imaging Equipment Solutions

MRI Cold Head Tips

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jan 3, 2018 @ 11:01 AM

As an MRI provider, you have to stay on top of a lot of moving parts—literally and figuratively.  At Atlantis Worldwide, we understand and thought we’d provide a global overview of an MRI cold head.  As you know, a cold head re-condenses the helium gas within the MRI cooling system to liquid, to prevent it from burning off entirely.

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Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, MRI

10 Favorite Medical Imaging Articles 2017

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Tue, Dec 26, 2017 @ 11:12 AM

Sometimes it’s hard to keep up with all the new technology, issues and changes in medical imaging. At Atlantis Worldwide, we thought we’d make it a little easier for you. We gathered up our most interesting articles about medical imaging during the past year. They were shared on news and medical sites, on LinkedIn and even Facebook. We got lots of positive and interesting feedback and comments from trusted friends and professionals.

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Topics: Imaging Equipment Solutions, More Than Just Imaging Solutions