Note 9 - Operating Segments
|3 Months Ended|
Mar. 31, 2016
|Notes to Financial Statements|
|Segment Reporting Disclosure [Text Block]||
In accordance with ASC 280, “Segment Reporting”, the Company defines an operating segment as a business activity: (a) from which we may earn revenue and incur expenses; (2) whose operating results are regularly reviewed by the chief operating decision maker (“CODM”) to make decisions about resources to be allocated to the segment and assess its performance; and (3) for which discrete financial information is available.
Our reporting segments are defined as below:
TREATMENT SEGMENT reporting includes:
SERVICES SEGMENT, which includes:
MEDICAL SEGMENT reporting includes: R&D costs for the new medical isotope production technology from our majority-owned Polish subsidiary, PF Medical. The Medical Segment has not generated any revenue as it continues to be primarily in the R&D stage.
All costs incurred for the Medical Segment are reflected within R&D in the accompanying Consolidated Statements of Operations and consist primarily of employee salaries and benefits, laboratory costs, third party fees, and other related costs associated with the development of this new technology.
Our reporting segments exclude our corporate headquarters and our discontinued operations (see Note 8 – “Discontinued Operations”) which do not generate revenues.
The table below presents certain financial information of our operating segments as of and for the three months ended March 31, 2016 and 2015 (in thousands).
)Amounts reflect the activity for corporate headquarters not included in the segment information.
The entire disclosure for reporting segments including data and tables. Reportable segments include those that meet any of the following quantitative thresholds a) it's reported revenue, including sales to external customers and intersegment sales or transfers is 10 percent or more of the combined revenue, internal and external, of all operating segments b) the absolute amount of its reported profit or loss is 10 percent or more of the greater, in absolute amount of 1) the combined reported profit of all operating segments that did not report a loss or 2) the combined reported loss of all operating segments that did report a loss c) its assets are 10 percent or more of the combined assets of all operating segments.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/presentationRef