Latest IMPAC Medical Systems Inc. Stories

2008-09-16 09:00:53

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Accuray Incorporated and IMPAC Medical Systems, Inc. announced today that they will collaborate to develop inter-operability between the CyberKnife(R) Robotic Radiosurgery System and the MOSAIQ(R) oncology information system. Using DICOM standard interface protocols, both treatment plan and delivery information from the CyberKnife System will automatically feed directly into the IMPAC electronic medical record. Centralization of...

2008-07-27 09:00:34

CHICAGO and SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- IMPAC Medical Systems, Inc., an Elekta Company, recently announced the introduction of an update (version 1.6) for its MOSAIQ(R) image-enabled oncology information system that will support OBI Advanced Imaging, Varian's new OBI workstation software. Among support available with MOSAIQ(R)1.6 is the ability to automatically import CBCT images generated on Varian treatment machines. "This IMPAC-Varian collaboration is the latest example of...

2008-05-01 09:01:03

MINNEAPOLIS, and SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- IMPAC Medical Systems, Inc., an Elekta company, and leading provider of oncology information technology solutions, joined the National Cancer Registrars Association's (NCRA) Journal of Registry Management (JRM) today to announce recipients of the Sixth Annual IMPAC-JRM Best Paper Award. IMPAC and JRM, the official journal of the NCRA, partnered on this award to recognize exemplary work in the cancer registry field throughout 2007. The...

2007-03-20 18:00:49

IMPAC Medical Systems, Inc. (IMPAC), an Elekta company (STO:EKTAB) and leading provider of information technology (IT) solutions for oncology care, announces the clinical implementation of MOSAIQ(TM) Oncology PACS at the Mannheim Medical Center Department of Radiation Oncology, in Mannheim, Germany. The Mannheim Medical Center is using IMPAC's oncology-specific Picture Archiving and Communication System to manage and archive data and images from a broad range of treatment planning systems and...

2007-02-06 03:00:30

Elekta (STO:EKTAB) , a world leader in advanced radiation treatment of cancer and brain disorders, today announced an order from Landeskrankenhaus Feldkirch, Austria. The order includes two Elekta Synergy(R), advanced treatment systems for intensity modulated and image guided radiation therapy (IMRT & IGRT). The order also includes MOSAIQ(TM), a comprehensive oncology information management software suit from IMPAC Medical Systems, an Elekta company. The total contract is valued at over 8...

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