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Ultrasound, CT scanners, and x-ray machines are medical technologies we generally take for granted. But in resource-limited areas around the world, access to these life-saving devices is severely limited. In a September 2017 feature in The Atlantic , medical writer...[Read more]
Dr. Jonathan “Jono” Henry is an emergency physician at the Mulgrave Private Hospital near Melbourne, Australia. After he gave a talk at the 2018 ASUM Conference in Auckland , Dr. Henry was asked by the Vanuatu Ministry of Health to...[Read more]
Asha Vihar is a development aid project in the state of Jharkhand, Eastern India that delivers free healthcare to those who need it most. Anesthetists Dr. Lukas Fischer and Dr. Peter Lembach volunteered at Asha Vihar’s annual surgical camp for...[Read more]
In October 2018, Fujifilm SonoSite unveiled SonoSite Synchronicity , their new point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) workflow system. In a June 2019 feature, DOTMed’s HealthCareBusiness Daily News took an in-depth look at SonoSite Synchronicity and reviewed how SonoSite Synchronicity brings greater efficiency...[Read more]
The Economic Times Healthworld.com covered Fujifilm SonoSite’s exhibit of its latest ultrasound products at the 9 th National Conference of Academy of Regional Anesthesia (AORA) , organized by the Department of Anesthesia & Perioperative Care, Ganga Hospital from July 4-7,...[Read more]
Dr. Alaro Lawson DNP, emergency room provider at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, returned from a medical mission to Bakana, Nigeria on behalf of the Kalabari National Association (KNA) . She took with her two SonoSite Edge portable ultrasound machines,...[Read more]
Deborah Majure RT, CV, RDMS, RCC is a diagnostic medical sonographer who knows the importance of ultrasound in resource-limited environments. She recently returned from a charitable medical mission to Belize, sent by First Presbyterian Church, Pascagoula, Mississippi , which is...[Read more]
FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc. announced the launch of a strategic relationship with Partners HealthCare to apply artificial intelligence (AI) to POCUS applications. The two companies will collaborate to use AI-based models that will assist clinicians in diagnosis and enhance quality of...[Read more]
Dr. Dvora Nelson is a general surgeon specializing in the treatment of varicose veins . She has gone on medical missions for the Hackett Hemwall Patterson Foundation since 2006. Dr. Nelson went to a remote mountain clinic in Olanchito, Honduras...[Read more]
Allison Byrne is a physical therapist and co-leader of a medical team from the Park Community Church in Chicago. She recently returned from a medical mission to assist the Light Evangelism Ministry (LEM) clinic in Fendell, Liberia . The LEM...[Read more]