Clinical Decision Support

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for clinical decision support, CDS, used for diagnostic aids, workflow enhancement, and to select appropriate use criteria (AUC).

  • Jonathan Teich, M.D., chief medical information officer for InterSystems, discusses the growth of clinical decision support in the United States, what he believes will drive further growth and the ways it may be used in the future

  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced marketing clearance for Viz.AI’s Contact application, the first artificial intelligence (AI)-based clinical decision support (CDS) solution cleared for sale in the U.S. Viz.AI Contact is designed to analyze computed tomography (CT) results...

  • 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.

  • 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...

  • 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.

Videos | Clinical Decision Support | March 22, 2018

Jonathan Teich, M.D., chief medical information officer for InterSystems, discusses the growth of clinical decision...

Siemens Healthineers Launches New Partners for Digital Ecosystem at HIMSS 2018
News | PACS Accessories | March 12, 2018

March 12, 2018 — At the 2018 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Annual Conference and...

Axumin PET Agent Added to NCCN Guidelines for Suspected Recurrent Prostate Cancer
News | PET Imaging | February 21, 2018

February 21, 2018 — Blue Earth Diagnostics announced that Axumin (fluciclovine F 18) injection has been added to the...

FDA Clears First AI-Powered Clinical Decision Support Software for Stroke
Technology | Clinical Decision Support | February 14, 2018

February 14, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced marketing clearance for Viz.AI’s Contact...

Elekta and IBM Watson Health Bringing Artificial Intelligence to Oncology
News | Oncology Diagnostics | January 31, 2018

January 31, 2018 – Elekta announced it is collaborating with IBM Watson Health to offer Watson for Oncology with...

MedCurrent Rolls Out OrderWise Clinical Decision Support Platform With iRefer Guidelines
Technology | Clinical Decision Support | January 29, 2018

January 29, 2018 — Primary care providers and hospital doctors around the world can now access the imaging referral...

National Clinical Decision Support Company (NDSC) has an exclusive deal with the American College of Radiology (ACR) to provide medical imaging appropriate use criteria (AUC).

National Clinical Decision Support Company (NDSC) has an exclusive deal with the American College of Radiology (ACR) to provide medical imaging appropriate use criteria (AUC). 

Feature | Clinical Decision Support | January 18, 2018

January 18, 2018 — Change Healthcare announced the acquisition of National Decision Support Company (NDSC), a leader...

News | Clinical Decision Support | January 12, 2018

January 12, 2018 — GE Healthcare has entered into a strategic, long-term partnership with Roche to jointly develop...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Adds and Revises Topics for December 2017
News | Clinical Decision Support | December 29, 2017

December 29, 2017 — Radiologists can enhance the quality and effectiveness of care with the newest release of the...

Mirada Medical and Optellum Debut AI-Based Lung Cancer Diagnosis Solution at RSNA 2017
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | December 14, 2017

December 14, 2017 — Optellum, a high-tech startup in lung cancer and machine learning, and Mirada Medical recently...

HealthMyne Highlights Value of Quantitative Data in Oncology Reads at RSNA 2017
News | Clinical Decision Support | November 17, 2017

November 17, 2017 — At the 2017 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) conference, HealthMyne will demonstrate...

Intelerad Announces Partnership With MedCurrent
News | Clinical Decision Support | November 13, 2017

November 13, 2017 — Intelerad Medical Systems announced a partnership that will see MedCurrent’s OrderWise...

SNMMI Publishes New FDG PET/CT Appropriate Use Criteria
News | PET-CT | October 25, 2017

October 25, 2017 — The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) has published appropriate use...

HealthMyne QIDS 3.0 Platform Addresses Incidental Findings Workflow
Technology | PACS Accessories | October 18, 2017

October 18, 2017 — HealthMyne announced the release of QIDS (Quantitative Imaging Decision Support) 3.0 with the...

Appropriate Use Criteria Published for Valvular Heart Disease Imaging Tests
News | Clinical Decision Support | October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with several partnering societies, recently...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Add Topics, Increase Diagnostic Imaging Clinical Scenarios
News | Clinical Decision Support | October 11, 2017

October 11, 2017 — Radiologists can enhance the quality and effectiveness of care with the newest release of the...

NIH Clinical Center Releases 100,000-Plus Chest X-ray Datasets to Scientific Community
News | Artificial Intelligence | October 10, 2017

October 10, 2017 — The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center recently released over 100,000 anonymized...

National Decision Support Co. Expands Enterprise Decision Support Integration With Epic
News | Clinical Decision Support | September 13, 2017

September 13, 2017 — Since announcing the integration of CareSelect Imaging with Epic's enterprise electronic health...

Videos | Radiology Business | July 28, 2017

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

CareSelect Declared Fully Qualified Clinical Decision Support Mechanism by CMS
News | Clinical Decision Support | July 18, 2017

July 18, 2017 — National Decision Support Company announced the full qualification of its CareSelect Platform as a...

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