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  • Jul 13, 2017 1:30 pm EDT
    Lisa Davis, Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG; Chair and CEO of Siemens Corporation
    Recently I had the honor to participate in the groundbreaking for a major expansion of a key Siemens Healthineers manufacturing and R&D facility for laboratory diagnostics in Walpole, Mass. Siemens’ $300 million investment in Walpole builds on the company’s $40 billion of U.S. investment over the last 15 years. more...
  • Aug 19, 2016 11:00 am EDT
    David Pacitti, President of Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. and Head of Siemens Healthineers North America Regional Organization
    Recently, we shared news about next47, a new, independent unit within Siemens dedicated to pursuing disruptive ideas and new technologies. We’re taking our U.S. efforts to California’s Silicon Valley – in the heart of America’s startup culture – where Siemens already has a record of innovation.more...
  • May 6, 2016 4:22 pm EDT
    David Pacitti, President of Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. and Head of Siemens Healthineers North America Regional Organization
    As we celebrate the women in our lives today—our mothers, grandmothers, wives, daughters, granddaughters—our thoughts turn to how we keep these impactful and treasured people in our lives healthy and safe. At Siemens, we talk a lot about the clinical solutions we innovate to enable healthcare providers to deliver high quality, efficient care, but I never lose sight of the fact that there are real people benefitting from our technology.more...
  • Mar 1, 2016 10:29 am EST
    David Pacitti, President of Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. and Head of Siemens Healthcare’s North America Regional Organization
    It’s not enough to simply innovate and challenge industry standards in today’s health IT space – the real results and meaningful outcomes for patients are increasingly linked to those organizations that stop traditional patterns of healthcare information in their tracks. Over the course of the past decade, companies have responded to the outdated notion that doctors and medical professionals should be rewarded for the amount of services they provide rather than by the value of those servicesmore...
  • Nov 23, 2015 11:00 am EST
    David Pacitti, Head of Siemens Healthcare North America
    In 1915, five radiologists met to form the Western Roentgen Society, the predecessor to Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), only 20 years after Wilhelm Roentgen discovered the X-ray. Now here we are, the year 2015, and in a mere 100 years, we have found ways to process cross-sectional images of the body, utilize radioactive tracers to better understand the structure and blood flow of our organs, uncover tumors that might have gone unnoticed if not for 3D medical imaging, and targetmore...
  • Jul 22, 2015 12:00 pm EDT
    Dr. Gregory Sorensen, President and CEO, Siemens Healthcare North America
    As Seen In: LinkedIn Pulse, Greg Sorensen, originally posted on June 23rdWhile multiple countries across the globe struggle with limited access to proper healthcare, we in the U.S. currently have the opposite problem, what I call “Marshmallow Medicine.” We have an urgency to do something: Doctors and patients alike have come to expect immediate action at every appointment, often with little regard for whether that action is necessary.more...
  • Mar 19, 2015 10:00 am EDT
    Dr. Gregory Sorensen, MD, President & CEO, Siemens Healthcare North America
    One year ago today, Siemens employees joined the eager crowd gathered in Times Square, New York City to kick off a partnership with Stand Up To Cancer® (SU2C) that launched The Baton Pass™, a grassroots campaign in support of innovative cancer research. more...
  • Jun 19, 2014 11:04 am EDT
    Steve Conner, CFO of Siemens Energy, Inc.
    Last week, I had the pleasure of joining Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, Stand Up To Cancer® co-Founder Kathleen Lobb and local business leaders to launch the Central Florida leg of a campaign tour called “The Baton Pass™” that raises funds for Stand Up To Cancer® (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, to support its innovative cancer research, designed to get new therapies to patients quickly.  more...
  • May 29, 2014 10:42 am EDT
    Gregory Sorensen, MD, CEO, Siemens Healthcare North America
    From the East Coast to the West Coast, and up to Canada, Siemens’ nationwide campaign, “The Baton Pass™,” is raising awareness for cancer research and raising funds to benefit Stand Up To Cancer® (SU2C). With each pass of the Baton, through September 5, Siemens donates $1 to SU2C’s innovative cancer research, up to $1 million. We are pleased to report that since its launch on Good Morning America on March 19th, The Baton Pass™ has garnered over 400,000 passes, both physical and virtual. more...
  • May 9, 2014 10:13 am EDT
    Greg Sorensen, M.D., U.S. chief executive officer of Siemens Healthcare
    As published in the Sacramento Bee: http://www.sacbee.com/2014/05/09/6390439/viewpoints-america-is-in-danger.html Viewpoints: America is in danger of losing biomedical researchers Sacramento Bee, May 9, 2014 By: Greg Sorensen more...