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November 28, 2017

Toshiba Medical Expands Customer Education Solutions with Interactive Learning Tools Designed for the Modern Learner

Customized Ultrasound and Vascular Training Modules, a New Customer Interface and Learning Management System Upgrades among the Advancements Rolled Out

CHICAGO, Nov. 28, 2017 – Helping healthcare providers stay current on CMEs and clinical education without impacting busy schedules, Toshiba Medical, a Canon Group company, introduces new educational tools and interactive learning resources. The new advancements give clinicians more accessible and mobile-friendly resources and accreditation opportunities that fit into their on-the-go schedules.

            Clinicians can easily keep pace with new imaging technology and deliver improved patient care thanks to Toshiba Medical’s new educational offerings:

  • New Ultrasound and Vascular Online Training Solutions: Building on the success of Toshiba Medical’s custom and interactive CT and MR training solutions, Toshiba Medical expands its online suite of training modules to now include ultrasound and vascular. The training solutions include instruction specific to Toshiba Medical systems and clinical applications.
  • Customizable Trainings to Meet Customer Needs: Customers now have access to personalized online training domains for their staff with a curated suite of course offerings. Additionally, the enhanced Learning Management System is more responsive, with a new user interface that focuses on the customer experience.

“We believe education is a long-term commitment, and we know how busy clinicians are serving their patients. That’s why Toshiba Medical is introducing new enhancements to our education solutions to offer on-the-go learning, while making sure customer education needs are taken care of,” said Sharon Vargas, senior director, Education and Sales Support, Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc. “Our new customizable and convenient educational tools help clinicians keep pace with the market by providing the latest healthcare insights, training and innovations. This includes online and onsite accredited CE and CME courses, as well as thousands of interactive case studies, videos and demonstrations to hone diagnostic skills and the ability to interact with subject matter experts in every imaging specialty.”

Toshiba Medical is showcasing its enhancements to clinician education at this year’s Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting in Chicago, November 26 – December 1, 2017 (Booth #7330, North Hall B).

About Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.

Toshiba America Medical Systems, a Canon Group company headquartered in Tustin, Calif., markets, sells, distributes and services radiology and cardiovascular systems, including CT, MR, ultrasound, X-ray and interventional X-ray equipment. For more information, visit Toshiba Medical’s website at

About Toshiba Medical

Toshiba Medical offers a full range of diagnostic medical imaging solutions including Ultrasound, CT, X-Ray, and MR, across the globe. As of December 2016, Toshiba Medical became a member of the Canon Group. In line with our continued Made for Life philosophy, patients are at the heart of everything we do. Our mission is to provide medical professionals with solutions that support their efforts in contributing to the health and wellbeing of patients worldwide so that together our industry-leading solutions deliver an enriched quality of life.