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  • Commercial developments this year reflect the rising profile of the patient in medical practice. Improvements in patient comfort have been direct contributors. Those involving efficiency and effectiveness have been indirect. The personalization of medicine factored in as well.

  • Sheila Sferrella, president of Regents Health Resources and Bill Finerfrock, president of Capitol Associates, discuss the latest updates to clinical decision support (CDS)/appropriate use criteria (AUC) requirements from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

  • Sheila Sferrella, president of Regents Health Resources and Bill Finerfrock, president of Capitol Associates, discuss the national progress in transitioning from computed radiography (CR) to digital radiography (DR) systems.

  • Sheila Sferrella, president of Regents Health Resources and Bill Finerfrock, president of Capitol Associates, discuss the new proposed rule for site-neutral imaging payments from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

  • Angelic Bush, CRA, FAHRA, president of the Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA), and Bill Algee, AHRA president-elect, discuss the key themes of the 2018 AHRA annual meeting and how radiology can define its value in a patient-centered care environment.

Merit Medical Completes Acquisition of Cianna Medical
News | Women's Health | November 14, 2018

November 14, 2018 — Disposable device manufacturer Merit Medical Systems Inc. announced the closing of a definitive...

MDW Unveils First Radiology Blockchain Platform at RSNA 2018
News | Radiology Business | November 13, 2018

November 13, 2018 — Medical Diagnostic Web (MDW) will debut the first radiology...

Comfort was the primary driver behind the development and launch by GE Healthcare’s Dueta.

Comfort was the primary driver behind the development and launch by GE Healthcare’s Dueta.

Blog | Radiology Imaging | November 07, 2018

Editor's note: in celebration of the International Day of Radiology on November 8, which will also begin ITN's...

An enhanced patient experience can reduce providers’ exposure to liability, increase care compliance and positively impact providers’ reputations in the care community.

An enhanced patient experience can reduce providers’ exposure to liability, increase care compliance and positively impact providers’ reputations in the care community.

Feature | Radiology Business | November 06, 2018 | By Casey Williams

Two unrelenting forces are on a crash-course in healthcare: The rising volume of patient out-of-pocket payments and...

Blog | Radiology Business | November 06, 2018

We can debate causality — whether a series of events makes others occur; if events just “happen;” or if conditions...

National Radiologic Technology Week Celebrates Being "Powerful Together" in 2018

Image courtesy of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists

News | Radiology Business | November 02, 2018

November 2, 2018 — Radiologic technologists perform hundreds of millions of diagnostic imaging and radiation therapy...

Etta Pisano Named American College of Radiology Chief Research Officer
News | Radiology Business | October 25, 2018

October 25, 2018 — Breast imaging research pioneer Etta Pisano, M.D., FACR, has been named...

American College of Radiology Names 2019 Gold Medalists
News | Radiology Business | October 05, 2018

October 5, 2018 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) Board of Chancellors (BOC) selected three innovators as...

Enterprise imaging has been a hot topic in radiology and healthcare information technology (IT) circles for the last several years as medical image acquisition has moved beyond the exclusive purview of radiology.
Feature | Enterprise Imaging | October 03, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Enterprise imaging has been a hot topic in radiology and healthcare information technology (IT) circles for the last...

Feature | Radiology Business | September 07, 2018 | By Marilyn M. Singleton, M.D., J.D.

“Disruptive innovation” is all the buzz. Repealing the...

GlobalData: Amazon Poised to Make Huge Strides in Healthcare
News | Radiology Business | August 31, 2018

August 31, 2018 — A new report from data and analytics company GlobalData suggests that Amazon is poised to make...

RADxx Opens Nominations for 2nd Annual Radiology Leadership Awards Program for Women
News | Information Technology | August 23, 2018

August 23, 2018 — RAD Women (#RADxx), a networking group for the advancement of women in radiology and imaging...

Nuance Launches Cloud-Based mPower Clinical Analytics Platform at AHRA 2018
Technology | Analytics Software | August 16, 2018

August 16, 2018 — At the Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) 2018 Annual Meeting and Exposition, July...

CMS Proposes Overhaul of Medicare's Accountable Care Organization Program
News | Radiology Business | August 09, 2018

August 9, 2018 — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule August 9 that would...

Videos | Radiology Business | August 03, 2018

Sheila Sferrella, president of Regents Health Resources and Bill Finerfrock, president of Capitol Associates,...

Videos | Digital Radiography (DR) | August 03, 2018

Sheila Sferrella, president of Regents Health Resources and Bill Finerfrock, president of Capitol Associates,...

Videos | Clinical Decision Support | August 03, 2018

Sheila Sferrella, president of Regents Health Resources and Bill Finerfrock, president of Capitol Associates,...

David Westgate Named Chairman, President and CEO of Carestream Health
News | Radiology Business | August 03, 2018

August 3, 2018 — David C. Westgate was recently named the new chairman, president and CEO of Carestream Health....

Videos | Radiology Business | August 02, 2018

Angelic Bush, CRA, FAHRA, president of the Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA), and Bill Algee, AHRA...