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  • X-ray of a knee.

    August 16, 2017 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a proposed rule to reduce the number of mandatory geographic areas participating in the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation’s (Innovation Center) Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CJR) model from 67...

  • Angelic McDonald, MSRS, CRA, FAHRA, regional director of imaging, Baylor Scott & White Health and the president-elect of AHRA, discusses the biggest challenges she and other radiology administrators face at the 2017 AHRA annual meeting in Anaheim.

  • Woojin Kim, M.D., chief medical information officer, Nuance Communications, explains how analytics solutions can help healthcare providers practice high-quality care and how to implement the technology at the 2017 Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) annual meeting.

  • July 28, 2017 — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) announced that the chamber will be moving on to other priorities after the latest version of Affordable Care Act (ACA) repeal-and-replace legislation was defeated by a narrow 51-49 vote early Friday.

  • 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.

Survey Examines Impact of Bundled Payments Ahead of Expected New CMS Programs
News | Business | October 12, 2017

October 12, 2017 — According to a recent survey, participation in...

As healthcare facilities move to value-based care, they need to be able to rely on their healthcare technology partner
Feature | Business | October 04, 2017 | By Jose Conceicao

In an era of population health consciousness and uncertainty regarding regulations, healthcare facilities need to be...

Medicaid Expansion Increased Coverage for Uninsured Cancer Patients
News | Radiation Therapy | September 27, 2017

September 27, 2017 — A new study finds Medicaid expansion enacted as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable...

MedInformatix Developing Billing Solution for Northern California's Largest Radiology Group
News | PACS | September 25, 2017

September 25, 2017 — Bay Medical Management and its radiology services provider Bay Imaging Consultants have chosen ...

News | Business | September 19, 2017

September 19, 2017 — Invicro LLC, a provider of imaging services and software for research and drug development,...

News | Imaging | September 18, 2017

September 18, 2017 — Mary Washington Hospital and Union Health-Union Hospital will both receive Safety FiRsT grants...

Understanding True Patient-centered Care in Radiology
Sponsored Content | Whitepapers | Imaging | September 18, 2017

What is the true meaning of “patient-centered care”? It’s the latest buzzword in healthcare, but how many of us...

ASRT Donating $10,000 in Support of Hurricane Irma Relief Efforts
News | Business | September 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 — The American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) announced it will donate $10,000 to the...

News | Business | August 28, 2017

To ensure you continue to receive information most critical to your job, please participate in a survey that will...

Mach7 Technologies Welcomes New CEO
News | Enterprise Imaging | August 16, 2017

August 16, 2017 — Mach7 Technologies Inc. welcomed Michael Jackman as their new chief executive officer (CEO) to...

X-ray of a knee replacement. CMS may change reimbursements for joint and knee replacements. Patient Marilyn Fornell.

CMS may change how it reimburses for knee replacements and said it may eliminate bundled payments for acute cardiac care.

Feature | Business | August 16, 2017 | Dave Fornell

August 16, 2017 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a proposed rule to reduce the...

Patient Complexity, Subspecialization Impact List Prices for Radiologists' Services
News | Business | August 15, 2017

August 15, 2017 — A new study by the Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute finds that patient condition...

CMS considers eliminating or changing bundled payments for orthopedic and knee replacement imaging. Photo by Vital Images

CMS is considering elimination or changing bundled payments for knee replacements. 

News | August 14, 2017 | Dave Fornell

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ACR Establishes Education Committee for Patient- and Family-Centered Care
News | Patient Engagement | August 09, 2017

August 9, 2017 — Members of the new Education Committee of the American College of Radiology (ACR)...

ACR Annual Conference on Quality and Safety Offers Strategies for Radiology Practices
News | Business | August 08, 2017

August 8, 2017 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) Annual Conference on Quality and Safety, scheduled for Oct...

The team from Smart City Networks, the first corporate donor for the HIMSS Steve Lieber Innovator Scholarship

The team from Smart City Networks, the first corporate donor for the HIMSS Steve Lieber Innovator Scholarship, came together during HIMSS17 for the check presentation. From left to right: Tim Overall, general manager; Marty Rubin, chief executive officer; Steve Lieber, HIMSS president/CEO; Frank Loyke, senior event coordinator; and Jennifer Way, assistant general manager

News | Information Technology | August 01, 2017

The Steve Lieber Innovator Scholarship, sponsored by the HIMSS Foundation, recognizes the leadership and passion for...

RamSoft has teamed up with Availity to bring healthcare providers Patient Access and Patient Authorizations
News | PACS | July 31, 2017

RamSoft has teamed up with Availity to bring healthcare providers Patient Access and Patient Authorizations, two...

Videos | Business | July 28, 2017

Angelic McDonald, MSRS, CRA, FAHRA, regional director of imaging, Baylor Scott & White Health and the president-...

Videos | Analytics Software | July 28, 2017

Woojin Kim, M.D., chief medical information officer, Nuance Communications, explains how analytics solutions can...

Nuance Restores Service to Majority of eScription Clients Following Malware Incident
News | Information Technology | July 28, 2017

July 28, 2017 — Nuance Communications Inc. provided an update on its restoration process following the previously...

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