In The News

Biodex is often cited in news articles discussing industry trends, new technology and advancements.  There are also times when we find interesting news articles that we like to share with our customers. Outlined below are periodicals where Biodex has been mentioned, corporate press releases, and other relevant industry news. 

Biodex Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Devices and Supplies Catalog #122

May 11, 2017
Lila Corwin VP, Marketing Communications, Biodex Medical Systems, Inc.

Biodex recently released its NEW 2017 Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Devices and Supplies Catalog with up-to-date content and detailed product information. >>

Biodex Medical Systems is recognized as a finalist in the Radiological and Electromechanical Devices category.

April 2, 2014
Jamie Hartford, http://www.mddionline.com/article/medical-design-excellence-awards-2014-finalists

Medical Design Excellence Awards 2014 FinalistMedical Design Excellence Awards 2014 Finalists
The Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA) competition is the medtech industry's premier awards program recognizing the highest caliber medical devices and diagnostic products on the market.The Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA) competition is the medtech industry's premier awards program recognizing the highest caliber medical devices and diagnostic products on the market. Now in its 17th year, the competition draws entries from around the world in 11 categories. Distinguished jurors from various specialties, including clinicians, designers, and engineers, gathered for a weekend in February to mull over the submissions and determine which products are worthy of awards.  >>

SNMMI Celebrates Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Week

October 7, 2013
http://www.dotmed.com/news/story/22188

Reston, Va. - To recognize the advances in the field of nuclear and molecular imaging, as well as the professionals who carry out these procedures, the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) and the SNMMI Technologist Section (SNMMI-TS) celebrate Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Week, October 6-12, 2013. The theme of this year's Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Week is "Molecular Imaging: The Future...Delivered."

The SNMMI and SNMMI-TS have compiled a list of the advances being made within the field today that will impact the future of healthcare. "The nuclear medicine and molecular imaging research currently being conducted has the potential to expand our field in a significant way and enhance 'personalized medicine'," noted Gary Dillehay, MD, FACNM, FACR, current president of the SNMMI. "From new imaging tracers to expanded use of radionuclide therapy to improved dose optimization, there is much to look forward to in the coming years."  >>

APCs Insider Tip: Note New Thyroid Imaging Codes

March 8, 2013
http://www.hcpro.com

The AMA made numerous revisions to the nuclear medicine and diagnostic endocrine system subsection for 2013.

Codes 78000-78011 (thyroid imaging codes) were deleted and replaced with three new bundled thyroid imaging codes... >>

Special Report: The Evolution of Nuclear Medicine Accessories

June 18, 2012
Diana Bradley, Staff Writer, DOTmed.com

...Across the board, accessories for nuclear medicine have evolved to keep up with the new technologies and radiopharmaceuticals that have been developed. As new technologies in other industries become available, companies like Biodex -- which has been involved in nuclear medicine since 1949 -- incorporate improvements into products for the nuclear medicine community. A perfect example is the Atomlab Dose Calibrator, according to Bob Ranieri, Biodex's VP of sales.

"Thirty years ago, pushing buttons and turning knobs operated a dose calibrator; our latest models operate with touch-screen displays, with powerful processors to perform calculations and store the results," he notes. >>