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Why buy American Made portable x-ray systems

American Made Portable X-ray systems

Why an American Made portable x-ray system matters

Many of us have heard for years the terms “Made in America” or “Made in the USA” and maybe it makes us feel safer, more patriotic or just plain better. The terms are used for a variety of products throughout a wide range of industries but do we really know how something “Made in America” affects the actual product?
Perhaps if we’re talking about something as simple as a pen, pencil, tape, or garden hose, etc. then yes, we still feel a sense of pride to know it’s made in America.  However, when we’re talking about products with a more significant impact on our lives and health then the term takes on a whole new level of importance.

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3 Things to Consider When Starting an Urgent Care Practice

Thinking of Starting an Urgent Care? Here’s a few things to think about.

According to Kalorama Information, the urgent care center (UCCs) market has reached 15 billion from about $11.8 billion in 2011. This represents growth of about 4.1% per year. The number of clinic locations has similarly risen strongly, standing at over 10,000 locations in 2017, making this a very attractive business opportunity for healthcare professionals and investors alike.
However, with the cost of opening, operating a facility and urgent care management expenses which are often fluctuating greatly depends on many variables.

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Top 3 Reasons you Need to Upgrade Your X-ray Equipment

The ultimate portable x-ray room set up for urgent care

Is it Time to Replace Your Portable X-ray Equipment

Medical imaging has a vital role in modern healthcare systems. Just like any other type of device, medical imaging isn’t free from malfunctioning. Older portable x-ray equipment has a high risk of breakdowns. This can cause diagnosis and treatment delays for the patient.
Equipment failures can also compromise the safety problems both for the patient and the medical staff. As a result of wear and tear, all medical imaging equipment eventually needs to be replaced.
So how do you know when is it time to replace your x-ray equipment?

 

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Source-Ray, Inc. wins Best of Ronkonkoma Award for 2019

Source-Ray Best of Ronkonkoma 2019

Source-Ray, Inc. Receives 2019 Best of Ronkonkoma Award
Ronkonkoma Award Program Honors the Achievement

Press Release – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
RONKONKOMA April 23, 2019
Source-Ray, Inc. has been selected for the 2019 Best of Ronkonkoma Award in the Medical & Hospital Equipment category by the Ronkonkoma Award Program.
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Top Ways Urgent Care Centers Can Drive Patient Loyalty

How Urgent Care centers can drive patient loyalty

One of the most significant factors to a successful business is having a strong, long-term relationship with your patients. As urgent care centers continue to rise in popularity, it is vital to building your patients’ trust and loyalty, especially in this increasingly competitive industry.
According to the Urgent Care Association of America, it is crucial for urgent care centers to invest in marketing, facilities, systems, and culture to create an excellent patient experience. Merely meeting your patient’s expectations isn’t going to be enough to make your patients believers. Good service may give them satisfaction, but giving patients an outstanding healthcare experience increases patient retention and earns their trust and loyalty. In return, loyal patients will want to guarantee the success of the provider or practice to which they feel loyal to – YOU. That includes promoting your services to their families and friends.

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The Rise of the Portable X-Rays

Portable X-ray services are becoming more in demand as patients, especially baby boomers are now opting to have X-rays taken at home. In-home X-ray services help patients, especially those in critical health conditions, avoid difficult and potentially hazardous trips to hospitals. There are also other patients who wish to be treated at home, out of familiarity and convenience.

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Global Medical X-ray Market Projected to Grow Over $15 Billion by 2024

The rising incidence of chronic diseases, coupled with the growing number of diagnostic imaging procedures, research, and development activities, as well as technological advancements in imaging systems are significant factors that provide growth opportunities for the medical X-ray market. As reported by Global Market Insights, Inc., the medical X-ray market size is projected to surpass $15 billion by 2024.

Digital X-ray systems offer benefits like improved diagnostic imaging, faster processing, flexible mobility, as well as reduced radiation exposure during the detection and treatment of various medical conditions, such as neurological problems, cancer, cardiac diseases, and bone-related problems. Thus, such issues contribute to increasing the demand for digital X-ray products over the forecast period.

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Top 8 reasons Urgent Care centers are here to stay

Over the past years, the urgent care industry showed significant growth. Urgent care centers and retail clinics have popped up to accommodate the demand of increasing healthcare costs.

They had more than 160.0 million total visits in 2012, or 357 patients per week, according to the Urgent Care Benchmarking Survey produced by the Urgent Care Association of America.

In fact this year, urgent care industry hits $18 billion as big players also drive growth.

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