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A passion for your Medical Imaging IT.


At Agfa HealthCare, we are transforming the delivery of care – supporting healthcare professionals across the globe with secure, effective, and sustainable imaging data management.


Focused on our robust and unified Enterprise Imaging Platform we help our clients manage resource allocation, improve productivity and provide clinical confidence with patient-centric contextual intelligence. The technology speeds diagnoses to drive an improved patient experience. With our core commitment on delivering value, the technology suits multi-specialty requirements and securely standardizes workflows, to collaborate seamlessly between departments and across geographies.


From product development to implementation, our best-of-suite Imaging IT software solutions are purpose-built to reduce complexity and support healthcare providers to achieve their clinical, operational and business strategies.


With a proven track record as innovators, in-depth medical knowledge and strategic guidance, we enable clients to form the foundation for an effective health IT ecosystem.


Agfa HealthCare is a division of the Agfa-Gevaert Group which is headquartered in Mortsel, Belgium and traded on Euronext Brussels (AGFB).

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CSANZ 2022

Thu, 11 Aug 2022 - Sun, 14 Aug 2022


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SIRM 2022 - 50th National Congress

Thu, 6 Oct 2022 - Sun, 9 Oct 2022


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Italy
RANZCR Adelaide 2022

Thu, 27 Oct 2022 - Sun, 30 Oct 2022

News

KLAS Research 2022 Europe PACS Report: Agfa HealthCare Among Top Performers

2022 13 Jul

Opening day at the European Congress for Radiology in Vienna is perfect timing to share the results of the 2022 Europe PACS report by KLAS Research. The report highlights how the PACS market in Europe is evolving: To unify care delivery, many countries are pushing for HIT consolidation across regional groups of hospitals. At the same time, healthcare... Read more

Estonia’s national ‘Pildipank’ transitions to Enterprise Imaging with Agfa HealthCare

2022 11 Jul

Estonia’s Pildipank and Agfa HealthCare are strengthening and extending their relationship, by moving the national shared Picture Archiving Communication System (PACS) to the Enterprise Imaging platform. New functionalities will deliver key benefits, including advanced viewing capabilities, enhanced collaboration between healthcare providers, reduced... Read more

AI at ECR 2022: Augmented Radiology, Powered by AI

2022 13 Jun

It will come as no surprise that AI will be in the spotlight at the upcoming  ECR 2022 . The clinical community will be expecting to see tangible progress and we are delighted and proud to be bringing just that. For Agfa HealthCare AI is no longer a concept. In fact,   RUBEE for AI  embeds AI packages seamlessly in clinical workflows for true... Read more

Northwest Clinics and Agfa HealthCare Expand their Strategic Cooperation

2022 19 May

Adding the Augmented Intelligence portfolio to its consolidated image management platform enables the Dutch healthcare provider to further improve healthcare delivery Northwest Clinics has relied on Agfa HealthCare’s Enterprise Imaging platform for its enterprise-wide image management strategy for many years. The new multi-year contract... Read more

Transformation of Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg Hospital

2022 29 Apr

Dr Bruno De Peuter, Head of Medical Imaging and Musculoskeletal Radiology Specialist at Belgian hospital Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg, explains how the hospital transformed itself into a modern, well-respected, tertiary care centre. Over the past few decades, the medical imaging department at Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg (ZOL) has experienced... Read more

KLAS Research: Agfa HealthCare One of the Most Frequently Considered Vendors in the Middle East

2022 05 Apr

We are proud to share that the recently published Middle East & Africa PACS 2022 report by KLAS Research highlights Agfa HealthCare as one of the most frequently considered vendors in the Middle East and Africa. The Middle East has a high-performing PACS market, with overall customer satisfaction driven by vendors’ ability to deliver stable,... Read more

Chest X-Ray AI: Taking on Detection and Diagnosis Challenges in Chest X-Rays

2021 02 Dec

Introducing the new RUBEE for AI package: Chest X-ray AI Early detection of abnormal findings in the lungs can be critical to patients’ survival. They say extreme pressure creates diamonds, but that’s not what you are looking for to provide good patient care! The pressure on radiologists from the high volume of cases can, for example, create... Read more

Dare to Change!

2021 26 Nov

An overview of the successful collaboration between Centre Hospitalier Emile Mayrisch (CHEM) and Agfa HealthCare and the implementation of the Enterprise Imaging platform. The Centre Hospitalier Emile Mayrisch (CHEM) is the biggest hospital in the southern region of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. 1861 staff and 258 doctors work across... Read more

Regional Radiology Collaboratives - Benefits of Intelligent Networking?

2021 20 Oct

The Yorkshire Imaging Collaborative (YIC) is a combined technology and business ‏transformation project which unified radiology imaging and report-sharing ‏between 8 NHS trusts across Yorkshire, including the recently established NHS ‏Nightingale Hospital Yorkshire and the Humber. Dr Daniel Fascia has extensive ‏experience in radiology practices... Read more

With the URIS, the Moscow Health Care Department Has Laid the Foundations for Connected Care

2021 09 Sep

300 modalities, 1500 radiologists, 1500+ technicians, 10,000 referring physicians,  500,000 patients… Moscow’s Unified Radiological Information System (URIS) and its unified digital infrastructure have become a ‘one stop shop’ to access  patient imaging data across the megalopolis and beyond. And a core component  of URIS is the unified Enterprise... Read more

The Cost of Keeping the Imaging Status Quo

2021 12 Jul

As demand for diagnostic imaging continues to increase, it is important for hospitals and radiology departments to trade in the imaging status quo of the isolated silo for a consolidated approach such as Enterprise Imaging. Key Points Hospitals today have to deal with an assortment of disparate, standalone systems that have different capabilities... Read more

Enterprise Imaging VNA - Enriching Patient Imaging Records

2021 01 Jun

Agfa HealthCare’s Enterprise Imaging VNA solution is a modern, standards-based platform purpose-built on the latest technology. Health Management.org spoke to Christien Lefebvre, Global Program Manager, Enterprise Imaging VNA for Agfa HealthCare to discuss the VNA solution, what benefits it offers and why healthcare organisations and clinicians should... Read more

Welcome to Arab Health 2021. Let’s reconnect

2021 24 May

Today, Arab Health 2021 opened its virtual doors. During 2 months, until 22nd July, the virtual platform offers healthcare professionals to discover the latest innovations and connect with industry experts. With world class educational sessions and more than 20 Focus Days, dedicated to the most important health domains, we are very pleased to be part... Read more

Leeds Hospitals Improve Image Sharing Across Yorkshire With Agfa HealthCare’s Enterprise Imaging

2021 27 Apr

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (LTHT) has successfully implemented Agfa HealthCare’s Enterprise Imaging (EI) solution, a unified platform complete with clinical tools, reporting and a workflow engine that will help the LTHT maximise its productivity and collaborate with neighbouring Trusts. EI provides a single storage solution for the... Read more

Successful Implementation of Enterprise Imaging Solution at Canisius Wilhelmina Ziekenhuis

2021 26 Apr

An overview of the implementation and integration of an Enterprise Imaging Solution at Canisius Wilhelmina Ziekenhuis (CWZ), Nijmegen, the Netherlands.                                                                     & Read more

Transforming Project Management

2021 12 Apr

By customizing the project management methodology to the unique needs of an Enterprise Imaging implementation, Agfa HealthCare has improved efficiency, cost control – and customer satisfaction. Interview with Lieven Hermans, Agfa HealthCare’s Service Delivery and Operations Director for Northern Europe While we talk a lot about the transformation ... Read more

Agfa HealthCare Sees Most Satisfied Go-Live Validations: KLAS Enterprise Imaging Performance Report

2021 24 Mar

The recently published KLAS Research Enterprise Imaging 2021 Performance Report  praises  Agfa HealthCare  for well-coordinated go-lives and excellent technology, resulting in a high overall performance score. Especially new Go-lives unanimously report a positive experience. Smooth technology with good, fast adoption through organized... Read more

Enterprise Imaging and XERO® Universal Viewer Enhancing Accessibility and Collaboration

2021 19 Mar

An overview of Agfa Healthcare’s Enterprise Imaging platform and the XERO® viewer and how it can be embedded in EHR/EMR/Portal and enable the creation of patient-centric longitudinal imaging records from across departments, systems and locations. This allows healthcare providers the ability to share content and discuss treatment strategies for optimum... Read more

Point of Care AI for Digital Radiography

2021 19 Mar

How Agfa’s SmartXR puts artificial intelligence in the technician’s hand to boost efficiency, consistency, safety and care in radiography . Key Points SmartPositioning augments a live camera stream by projecting the image area and the AEC x-ray feedback sensor positions onto the patient’s body. SmartRotate uses deep learning to auto-rotate... Read more

Enterprise Imaging and Personalised Care at Istituti Fisioterapici Ospitalieri

2021 15 Feb

An overview of how Enterprise Imaging supported the multidisciplinary needs of Istituti Fisioterapici Ospitalieri (IFO), an oncology hospital and research centre in Rome, Italy, and how it enhanced the productivity and efficiency of its radiology services. Key Points Istituti Fisioterapici Ospitalieri (IFO) is a renowned scientific... Read more

KLAS Latin America 2021 Performance Report: Agfa HealthCare Leads Spanish Market

2021 20 Jan

We are very proud to share that by scoring above industry average on all surveyed aspects, Agfa HealthCare receives high overall score for its Enterprise Imaging for Radiology Platform in Spanish-Speaking Latin America. As such the platform sets the performance bar for this region. Agfa HealthCare scores above industry average on all surveyed aspects... Read more

Utilising the Workflow Engine of Enterprise Imaging at King Faisal Specialist Hospital

2020 30 Nov

On 14 August 2020, King Faisal Specialist Hospital - Jeddah, in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia went live with the Agfa HealthCare Enterprise Imaging for Radiology platform. HealthManagament.org spoke to Mustafa Hamdy, Regional Manager, Middle East region for Agfa HealthCare to learn more about the deployment and their future outlook in this region.... Read more

Enterprise Imaging and Shared Workflow

2020 12 Nov

The role of a radiologist is becoming more central to healthcare. Radiology departments are overloaded with work. Demand for fast imaging results and 24/7 availability are also consistently increasing. Agfa HealthCare has developed a shared reading workflow within its Enterprise Imaging platform, which allows radiologists to share tasks and expertise... Read more

Continuous Improvement Through Peer Learning

2020 22 Oct

Traditionally, the radiology community advocates peer review for quality assurance. The current trend is to focus more on peer learning, where learning from peers in a continuous improvement mode becomes more important than focusing on the (number of) diagnostic errors. Agfa HealthCare has developed a module that supports both peer review and peer... Read more

AGFA-DELL Partnership: Hardware Solutions for Storage Boost Clinician Efficiency

2020 16 Oct

To provide our Enterprise Imaging customers with powerful hardware solutions for storage, retrieval security, Agfa HealthCare has partnered with DELL Technologies. Mike Benol, Vice President Strategic Partnerships, Agfa HealthCare North America and Miriam Ladin, Director of Marketing and Communications, Agfa HealthCare North America, recently spoke... Read more

Why Should Enterprise Imaging Matter To The Radiologist?

2020 15 Oct

A must read. Dr. Petersilge is an imaging leader and an Enterprise Imaging pioneer. In a recent presentation, Dr. Petersilge shared her insights in why radiologists should take the lead as health organizations embark on their Enterprise Imaging journey. And by consequence take up a more value-added role in the clinical process, for the sake of the... Read more

Improving Workflow Through Enterprise Imaging

2020 28 Sep

COVID-19 continues to present new challenges to healthcare providers. As a leading healthcare IT partner, Agfa HealthCare is committed to supporting its clients during the COVID-19 crisis. Health Management.org spoke to Bob Craske, the Department Solutions Marketing Director for Agfa HealthCare to discuss Agfa’s newest Enterprise Imaging platform... Read more

Creating Harmony in Health Systems With Enterprise Imaging

2020 25 Sep

Over the years, there has been significant technological advancement in the healthcare industry. However, for many healthcare systems, this advancement in technology is not accompanied by advancements in IT interoperability and security. This has resulted in inefficiencies across the system that prevent optimum utilisation of resources, which, in effect,... Read more

Enterprise Imaging and Peer Learning in Radiology

2020 14 Sep

Peer reviews are one of the most important tools that can help with radiology workflow. Peer reviews help you collect and evaluate data on reading errors and can help ensure you meet regulatory requirements. However, one gap in peer reviews is that they don’t provide insights into how and why an error was made and they don’t allow radiologists to share... Read more

Transition to Enterprise Imaging for Radiology

2020 16 Jul

Access the future of healthcare While healthcare organizations across the globe remain under pressure to deliver cost-effective and high-quality care, the COVID-19 challenge has exposed the vulnerabilities of our healthcare systems with their access and information silos. As we transition to the new normal, the path towards Enterprise Imaging... Read more

The Road Ahead

2017 07 May

Value Based Healthcare and HIT   It has been more than 10 years since Michael E. Porter  and Elizabeth Teisberg published their seminal book Redefining Health Care, which laid down the foundation for the revolutionary and evolutionary concept of Value Based Healthcare (VBHC).   Both starting and ending with the patient experience, VBHC has... Read more

Agfa HealthCare Visualizes the Future of Healthcare at ECR 2016

2016 04 Feb

With ONE platform for IT and ONE platform for imaging, Agfa HealthCare offers innovation that meets the real needs of caregivers - Clinical Portal provides information from different sources for all care providers, inside and outside the hospital, for a patient-centric view of information and actions. - New functionalities of the Enterprise Imaging... Read more

Regionale Kliniken Holding Aims to Expand its Role as a Healthcare Provider with Agfa HealthCare

2016 03 Feb

4-year framework contract covers DR rooms, Mobile DR and DR retrofit solutions, all powered by MUSICA intelligent image processing   Hospital group will install three  DR 600  multi-detector, high-productivity, high-throughput direct radiography systems. The i nnovative mobile DX-D 100 with FreeView technology will be implemented... Read more

At HIMSS16, Agfa HealthCare Visualizes the Future of Healthcare as Enterprise Imaging

2016 02 Feb

Enterprise Imaging empowers image information management via a single platform, leveraging EHR investment and resource allocation - Agfa HealthCare Enterprise Imaging’s single platform consists of modules designed to optimize the EHR to support strategic initiatives for population health management, value-based care, and risk sharing - Agfa HealthCare... Read more

Royal Commission Medical Center,Yanbu,Saudi Arabia,Upgrades to Agfa HealthCare Enterprise Imaging

2016 26 Jan

First transition from IMPAX in country achieves major milestones in only two weeks Enterprise Imaging for Radiology is a single, completely unified imaging platform providing PACS, reporting, zero footprint viewer, advanced image processing and integration of clinical information. Agreement includes the first Agfa HealthCare managed... Read more

Yeovil District Hospital,UK,adds X-ray room to existing Agfa HealthCare DR solutions

2016 21 Jan

Fully automated DR 600 offers faster patient turnaround and enhanced image quality, plus potential dose reduction     DR 600  multi-detector, high-productivity, high-throughput direct radiography (DR) system is replacing existing third-party system. Choice of fixed, tethered and wireless detectors with Cesium Iodide (CsI) or Gadolinium... Read more

"Innovating Visual Healthcare" is the Focus for Agfa HealthCare at Arab Health 2016

2016 19 Jan

With ONE platform for Imaging and ONE platform for IT, Agfa HealthCare meets hospitals' needs by combining innovation and ease of use The MUSICA image processing platform, supported by all Agfa HealthCare CR and DR solutions, provides greater diagnostic confidence and a potential dose reduction: less dose with greater detail.   Innovative... Read more

Agfa HealthCare Strengthens IT Strategy by extending Offering to Integrated Care

2016 18 Jan

Agfa HealthCare has announces a strategic alliance with My Personal Health Record Express Inc., taking a 27% equity stake, as part of its move into the Integrated Care market."The combined technologies, expertise and people of both companies create a unique and leading Integrated Care portfolio.", states James Jay, Global Vice President, Agfa HealthCare.... Read more

Agfa HealthCare Acquires TIP Group

2016 11 Jan

Specialized supplier of Business Intelligence and ERP solutions complements the Agfa HealthCare portfolio     Agfa HealthCare acquired the TIP Group, specialized in healthcare Business Intelligence and ERP applications, and based in Graz, Austria. Acquisition will enlarge the Agfa HealthCare portfolio with Business Intelligence.... Read more

Agfa HealthCare & Västra Götalandsregionen, Sweden, Sign Regional Enterprise Imaging Frame Agreement

2015 02 Dec

Agreement for radiology and clinical physiology is based on the Enterprise Imaging for Radiology platform   Frame agreement covers the complete  Enterprise Imaging for Radiology  portfolio, as well as data migrations and implementation services. First order will be for the Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, in southwest... Read more

Agfa HealthCare Named #1 Enterprise Imaging IT Vendor in New 2015 Trends

2015 01 Dec

Recognition confirms company's multi-disciplinary platform approach to Enterprise Imaging Agfa HealthCare is emerging as "the clear leader" among Enterprise Imaging IT vendors Agfa HealthCare also noted as second most Favorite Imaging IT Vendor overall   (RSNA 2015, Booth #1315, South Hall)  Agfa HealthCare, a leading provider of diagnostic... Read more

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White Papers - Case Studies

Mitigating a Post-COVID-19 Surge With Integrated Technology

2021 02 Feb

Despite a falling number of COVID–19 patients in ICU, imaging departments are facing another surge in demand, explains Dr James Diss, Radiology Registrar at Princess Alexandra Hospital (PAH) NHS Trust in the UK. And technology will be vital in helping them continue to provide high-quality care. With only one COVID-19 patient in ICU following... Read more

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Transformation of Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg Hospital

2022 29 Apr

Dr Bruno De Peuter, Head of Medical Imaging and Musculoskeletal Radiology Specialist at Belgian hospital Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg, explains how the hospital transformed itself into a modern, well-respected, tertiary care centre. Over the past few decades, the medical imaging department at Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg (ZOL) has experienced... Read more

Dare to Change!

2021 26 Nov

An overview of the successful collaboration between Centre Hospitalier Emile Mayrisch (CHEM) and Agfa HealthCare and the implementation of the Enterprise Imaging platform. The Centre Hospitalier Emile Mayrisch (CHEM) is the biggest hospital in the southern region of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. 1861 staff and 258 doctors work across... Read more

Regional Radiology Collaboratives - Benefits of Intelligent Networking?

2021 20 Oct

The Yorkshire Imaging Collaborative (YIC) is a combined technology and business ‏transformation project which unified radiology imaging and report-sharing ‏between 8 NHS trusts across Yorkshire, including the recently established NHS ‏Nightingale Hospital Yorkshire and the Humber. Dr Daniel Fascia has extensive ‏experience in radiology practices... Read more

With the URIS, the Moscow Health Care Department Has Laid the Foundations for Connected Care

2021 09 Sep

300 modalities, 1500 radiologists, 1500+ technicians, 10,000 referring physicians,  500,000 patients… Moscow’s Unified Radiological Information System (URIS) and its unified digital infrastructure have become a ‘one stop shop’ to access  patient imaging data across the megalopolis and beyond. And a core component  of URIS is the unified Enterprise... Read more

The Cost of Keeping the Imaging Status Quo

2021 12 Jul

As demand for diagnostic imaging continues to increase, it is important for hospitals and radiology departments to trade in the imaging status quo of the isolated silo for a consolidated approach such as Enterprise Imaging. Key Points Hospitals today have to deal with an assortment of disparate, standalone systems that have different capabilities... Read more

Enterprise Imaging VNA - Enriching Patient Imaging Records

2021 01 Jun

Agfa HealthCare’s Enterprise Imaging VNA solution is a modern, standards-based platform purpose-built on the latest technology. Health Management.org spoke to Christien Lefebvre, Global Program Manager, Enterprise Imaging VNA for Agfa HealthCare to discuss the VNA solution, what benefits it offers and why healthcare organisations and clinicians should... Read more

Successful Implementation of Enterprise Imaging Solution at Canisius Wilhelmina Ziekenhuis

2021 26 Apr

An overview of the implementation and integration of an Enterprise Imaging Solution at Canisius Wilhelmina Ziekenhuis (CWZ), Nijmegen, the Netherlands.                                                                     & Read more

Enterprise Imaging and XERO® Universal Viewer Enhancing Accessibility and Collaboration

2021 19 Mar

An overview of Agfa Healthcare’s Enterprise Imaging platform and the XERO® viewer and how it can be embedded in EHR/EMR/Portal and enable the creation of patient-centric longitudinal imaging records from across departments, systems and locations. This allows healthcare providers the ability to share content and discuss treatment strategies for optimum... Read more

Point of Care AI for Digital Radiography

2021 19 Mar

How Agfa’s SmartXR puts artificial intelligence in the technician’s hand to boost efficiency, consistency, safety and care in radiography . Key Points SmartPositioning augments a live camera stream by projecting the image area and the AEC x-ray feedback sensor positions onto the patient’s body. SmartRotate uses deep learning to auto-rotate... Read more

Enterprise Imaging and Personalised Care at Istituti Fisioterapici Ospitalieri

2021 15 Feb

An overview of how Enterprise Imaging supported the multidisciplinary needs of Istituti Fisioterapici Ospitalieri (IFO), an oncology hospital and research centre in Rome, Italy, and how it enhanced the productivity and efficiency of its radiology services. Key Points Istituti Fisioterapici Ospitalieri (IFO) is a renowned scientific... Read more

Utilising the Workflow Engine of Enterprise Imaging at King Faisal Specialist Hospital

2020 30 Nov

On 14 August 2020, King Faisal Specialist Hospital - Jeddah, in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia went live with the Agfa HealthCare Enterprise Imaging for Radiology platform. HealthManagament.org spoke to Mustafa Hamdy, Regional Manager, Middle East region for Agfa HealthCare to learn more about the deployment and their future outlook in this region.... Read more

Enterprise Imaging and Shared Workflow

2020 12 Nov

The role of a radiologist is becoming more central to healthcare. Radiology departments are overloaded with work. Demand for fast imaging results and 24/7 availability are also consistently increasing. Agfa HealthCare has developed a shared reading workflow within its Enterprise Imaging platform, which allows radiologists to share tasks and expertise... Read more

Continuous Improvement Through Peer Learning

2020 22 Oct

Traditionally, the radiology community advocates peer review for quality assurance. The current trend is to focus more on peer learning, where learning from peers in a continuous improvement mode becomes more important than focusing on the (number of) diagnostic errors. Agfa HealthCare has developed a module that supports both peer review and peer... Read more

Improving Workflow Through Enterprise Imaging

2020 28 Sep

COVID-19 continues to present new challenges to healthcare providers. As a leading healthcare IT partner, Agfa HealthCare is committed to supporting its clients during the COVID-19 crisis. Health Management.org spoke to Bob Craske, the Department Solutions Marketing Director for Agfa HealthCare to discuss Agfa’s newest Enterprise Imaging platform... Read more

The Road Ahead

2017 07 May

Value Based Healthcare and HIT   It has been more than 10 years since Michael E. Porter  and Elizabeth Teisberg published their seminal book Redefining Health Care, which laid down the foundation for the revolutionary and evolutionary concept of Value Based Healthcare (VBHC).   Both starting and ending with the patient experience, VBHC has... Read more

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