A month ago I wrote about what we thought was a cyst in my wife’s right breast, Following a digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) and biopsy, the pathology report thought it benign but included a strong recommendation for surgical removal and … Read more
About Tom Zimmerman
GE U.S.-Canada Region’s Product Marketing manager for Enterprise Imaging, including: Centricity Case Exchange, PACS, PACS-IW, RIS-IC and Centricity Clinical archive (VNA).
Zimmerman has worked across multiple healthcare disciplines, including MR, PET/CT, IT, advanced visualization and interventional imaging. He is the co-author of “Technical Marketing Communications,” a college textbook on strategy and tactics.
Breast health can be a sobering topic. About 1 in 8 women in the U.S.A. will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of their lifetime1. That simple metric hit home in startling fashion last fall. My sister-in-law bravely made … Read more
Update from the 2015 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) meeting I’ve walked the healthcare exhibit halls of McCormick Place since 1982, but this was my first Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) meeting. I enjoyed the familiar, … Read more
We talk a lot about patient-centric healthcare these days. Enterprise imaging is just one of the clinical areas where this is taking shape. Unfortunately – and fortunately – I’ve had some first-hand looks at how things are unfolding in 2015. … Read more
My wife and I worked together on the manufacturing team that assembled and tested GE’s first 10 SIGNA MRI’s following that historic launch. With that team we provided input for the blueprints of the now storied, 30-year old “MR building” … Read more