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Quest Diagnostics: Medical info of 11.9M compromised in breach

A massive data breach at Quest Diagnostics has exposed the medical and financial information of as many as 11.9 million patients, according to the laboratory giant. WHY IT MATTERSQuest Diagnostics says that one of its outsourced vendors, American Medical Collection Agency, discovered an unauthorized user had gained access to an AMCA system that had was… Read More »

New robotic spine surgery incorporates 3-D planning, info systems

The Virginia Institute of Robotic Surgery at Reston (Va.) Hospital Center is implementing a new version of the Mazor X imaging system for robotic-assisted spine surgery. The hospital says it is the first facility worldwide to use the upgraded version, called the Mazor XStealth Edition System. Christopher Good, MD, performed the first spine fusion using… Read More »