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  • Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) President Jason Newmark, CRA, FAHRA, and CEO Ed Cronin highlight the association's accomplishments in the last 12 months and discuss how it will help its members face coming changes in healthcare.

  • In a series of proposed rule changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) released July 13, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) pushed back the start date for when providers will be required to consult clinical decision support (CDS) for advanced diagnostic imaging to...

  • Rasu Shrestha, M.D., MBA, chief innovation officer, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), executive vice president, UPMC Enterprises and SIIM board of directors, discusses how the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) is leading the transformation of healthcare into value-...

  • Rami Doukky, M.D., system chair, Division of Cardiology, professor of medicine, Cook County Health and Hospitals System, Chicago, discusses the new CMS requirements for clinical decision support (CDS) appropriate use criteria (AUC) documentation in cardiac imaging starting on Jan. 1, 2018.

  • Senate Republicans led by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (Ky.) unveiled the discussion draft of their own bill Thursday to replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA), popularly known as Obamacare, which overhauled and expanded health insurance coverage for millions of Americans.

Radiologists Seek Greater Involvement in Patient Care
News | Patient Engagement | July 20, 2017

July 20, 2017 — Despite time and workload constraints,...

Videos | Business | July 19, 2017

Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) President Jason Newmark, CRA, FAHRA, and CEO Ed Cronin highlight...

News | Business | July 18, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

July 18, 2017 — Last-minute defections from two Republican senators early Tuesday ensured the chamber’s version of...

ASTRO Updates Insurance Coverage Recommendations for Proton Therapy
News | Proton Therapy | July 17, 2017

July 17, 2017 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has issued an update to its recommendations for...

CMS Proposes Delaying Clinical Decision Support Documentation to 2019
News | Clinical Decision Support | July 14, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

July 14, 2017 — In a series of proposed rule changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) released July 13...

Senate Releases Revised Version of Better Care Reconciliation Act
News | Business | July 13, 2017

July 13, 2017 — As the debate over healthcare insurance coverage continues, Senate Republicans on Thursday unveiled...

Neal Patterson

News | Information Technology | July 12, 2017

Cerner Corporation announced that Neal Patterson, chairman and CEO, passed away on July 9, 2017, due to unexpected...

Toshiba Medical and AHRA Open Applications for 10th Annual Putting Patients First Program
News | Business | July 11, 2017

July 11, 2017 — AHRA (the Association for Medical Imaging Management) and Toshiba Medical announced the tenth year...

Neiman Institute Releases Updated Radiologist Patient-Facing Dataset
News | Business | July 11, 2017

July 11, 2017 — The Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute has updated the Radiologist Patient-Facing Dataset (...

Claims System Could Lead to Private Practice Radiology Subspecialty Quality Metrics
News | Business | July 06, 2017

July 6, 2017 — A new Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute study shows that a claims-based system used to...

American Society of Neuroradiology Launches Anne G. Osborn International Outreach Professor Program
News | Neuro Imaging | July 05, 2017

July 5, 2017 — The American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR) recently announced the creation of the Anne G. Osborn...

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Feature | Business | July 05, 2017 | By Andrew Colbert

The radiology market is extremely fragmented, with more than 3,000 radiology practices in the United States1 and the...

Videos | Enterprise Imaging | July 03, 2017

Rasu Shrestha, M.D., MBA, chief innovation officer, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), executive vice...

Videos | Clinical Decision Support | June 29, 2017

Rami Doukky, M.D., system chair, Division of Cardiology, professor of medicine, Cook County Health and Hospitals...

Senate Delays Final Vote on ACA Repeal Legislation
News | Business | June 27, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis

June 27, 2017 — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and fellow Republicans announced Tuesday that a final...

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News | June 27, 2017

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Senate Reveals First Healthcare Bill Draft
News | Business | June 22, 2017

June 22, 2017 — Senate Republicans led by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (Ky.) unveiled the discussion draft of...

RadNet Inc. Acquires Equity Stake in Medic Vision
News | Radiation Dose Management | June 21, 2017

June 21, 2017 — RadNet Inc. and Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd. announced that RadNet has acquired an equity...

RSNA Research and Education Foundation Awarding $4 Million in Grants in 2017
News | Business | June 21, 2017

June 21, 2017 — The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research and Education (R&E) Foundation will...

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News | Business | June 13, 2017

Communication between patients and radiologists is a key element of...

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