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New ACR guidelines can help radiology practices resume non-urgent care that was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic

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News | Coronavirus (COVID-19) | May 06, 2020
May 6, 2020 — New American College of Radiology (ACR) guidelines can help radiology practices, as safely as possible,...
customer satisfaction survey
News | Patient Engagement | March 13, 2020
March 13, 2020 — HIMSS and Forrester announced the results from a study that investigates adoption of consumer and...
EMR patient portal on a smartphone
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | December 11, 2019
December 11, 2019 — Despite the numerous benefits associated with patients accessing their medical records, a new study...
Radiographer Apollo Exconde with his Lego concept open MRI for patient education.

Radiographer Apollo Exconde with his Lego concept open MRI for patient education.

News | Patient Engagement | November 11, 2019
November 11, 2019 — Radiographer Apollo Exconde, a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) radiographer with a special...
Sponsored Content | Whitepapers | Clinical Trials | October 09, 2019
A 2019 N G PX REPORT Despite growing adoption of clinical aromatherapy among medical practitioners very little...
Icon Launches New Clinical Trial Patient Engagement Platform
Technology | Patient Engagement | May 14, 2019
May 14, 2019 — Icon plc announced the release of its web-based clinical trial patient engagement platform, to provide...
Healthereum Launches Beta Version of HELIO Blockchain Patient Engagement App
Technology | Mobile Devices | April 05, 2019
April 5, 2019 — Healthereum LLC released the beta version of the Healthereum Life Portfolio, or HELIO, a mobile...
What is Next in Healthcare IT?
News | Information Technology | February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019 — The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) shared insights on what’s next in...
Survey Finds Personalized Patient Engagement Improving But Still Lacking
News | Patient Engagement | February 12, 2019
February 12, 2019 — Software company Pegasystems Inc. announced new survey data revealing the positive impact of...
Videos | Radiation Therapy | December 06, 2018
Radiation therapy has become increasingly effective and safe as vendors continue to innovate technologies that benefit...
Varian Expands Cancer Care Portfolio With Noona Healthcare Acquisition
News | Patient Engagement | October 15, 2018
October 15, 2018 — Varian announced the acquisition of privately-held software company Noona Healthcare, developer of a...
Intelerad Launches Nuage Patient Portal
Technology | Patient Engagement | October 15, 2018
October 15, 2018 — Intelerad Medical Systems announced the launch of nuage Patient Portal, a cloud-based patient portal...
Videos | Patient Engagement | June 04, 2018
At SIIM 2018, Alexander J. Towbin, M.D., Radiologist, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, Neil D. Johnson...
Patient-Centered Care in Radiology. In today’s world of flashy new features and complicated equipment, we must remember to stop and ask ourselves, “What is this doing for the patient?”

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Feature | Radiology Business | May 03, 2018 | By Jennifer Kemp, M.D., FACR
As a radiologist in today’s evolving global healthcare landscape, I’m grateful for the innovations in medical...
Agfa Introduces Improved Engage Suite for Integrated Care
News | Patient Engagement | February 16, 2018
February 16, 2018 — At the 2018 Healthcare and Information Management Systems Society annual meeting (HIMSS18), Agfa...
AHRA and Canon Medical Systems Announce 2017 Putting Patients First Grant Winners
News | Patient Engagement | February 14, 2018
February 14, 2018 — The Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) and Canon Medical Systems recently announced...
Patients Lack Information About Imaging Exams
News | Patient Engagement | February 14, 2018
February 14, 2018 — Patients and their caregivers desire information about upcoming imaging examinations, but many are...
Nine in Ten Clinicians to Use Mobile Technology at Bedside by 2022
News | Mobile Devices | January 31, 2018
January 31, 2018 – Zebra Technologies Corp. announced the results of its Future of Healthcare: 2022 Hospital Vision...
JACR Article Examines Coverage and Readability of Patient Radiology Resources
News | Patient Engagement | January 24, 2018
January 24, 2018 — A new study explores which radiology glossaries provide language most easily understood by patients...
American College of Radiology Releases New Patient-Oriented Appropriateness Criteria Summaries
News | Patient Engagement | January 19, 2018
January 19, 2018 — New Appropriateness Criteria (AC) Patient Summaries from the American College of Radiology (ACR) can...