Posted by Rachel Masey on May 7, 2014
First, let’s discuss what a CT scanner is and its’ capabilities: A CT scanner, also known as a CAT scanner, uses X-rays, which are generated through a computer, in order to form detailed pictures of a specific internal body part.…
Posted by Rachel Masey on January 23, 2014
BC TECHNICAL SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH HEALTHTRUST -TO PROVIDE REFURBISHED MEDICAL IMAGING EQUIPMENT West Jordan, Utah—January 21, 2014—BC Technical, a leading non-OEM medical imaging solutions provider, announced today that it has been selected by HealthTrust as a provider for refurbished medical…
Posted by Rachel Masey on November 5, 2013
Advances in TechnologyDue to life-saving technological advances and new applications of existing technology, medical imaging experienced a marked increase in utilization and spending from 2001 to 2005.  Imaging became central to good medical practice—decreasing the need for invasive surgical procedures…
Posted by Rachel Masey on October 17, 2013
If you work in the medical industry, then you have probably heard, at some point, the acronym PACS. But perhaps you aren’t sure what it stands for, what it does and why it’s used. Learn why some PACS praisers claim…
Posted by Rachel Masey on October 17, 2013
RSNA is a medical association made up of over 50,000 physicists, oncologists, radiologists and other scientists who are dedicated to offering excellent patient care and promoting quality healthcare. The society is committed to providing educational programs and high quality materials…
Posted by Rachel Masey on September 9, 2013
A research study developed in November of 2012 by the Indiana University School of Medicine showed that out of 307 people who had undergone outpatient CT scans at the university hospital, an astounding 67% of them hardly had a clue…
Posted by Rachel Masey on September 5, 2013
WHILE BOTH THE PET (POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY) AND THE CT (COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY) IMAGING SCANNERS IDENTIFY ABNORMALITIES IN ORGANS OF THE BODY AND HAVE 3D IMAGING CAPABILITIES, THEY STILL REVEAL AND COMPILE VERY DIFFERENT INFORMATION. CHECK OUT THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THE…
Posted by Rachel Masey on August 6, 2013
The nation’s leading non-OEM provider of multi-modality imaging solutions acquires CT experts, C&G Technologies, enhancing their CT service and support capabilities. WEST JORDAN, UTAH – August 6, 2013 – BC Technical, the nation’s leading non-OEM medical imaging solutions provider, has…
Posted by Rachel Masey on July 24, 2013
A CT scanner is a life saving instrument for diagnosing illnesses and injuries in children and adults. However, for children, radiation exposure is not ideal and in most cases being scanned can be avoided if you just get the facts!…
Posted by Rachel Masey on July 22, 2013
If you need VOICE credits, or are simply interested in exploring new imaging topics, BC Technical is your partner for success. We offer monthly webinars that can be accessed at your convenience. Each course is worth 1 VOICE credit and…