Radiology Business

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ZOOM+Imaging, on-demand service, X-ray, ultrasound, CT
News | Radiology Business | June 15, 2016

June 15, 2016 — ZOOM+ announced the launch of ZOOM+Imaging, a proprietary digital platform for on-demand scheduling...

nuclear medicine, global market, radiopharmaceuticals, MEDraysintell, SNMMI 2016
News | Nuclear Imaging | June 08, 2016

June 8, 2016 — MEDraysintell estimates that the global market for...

health information technology

Critical to evaluating your investments across people, processes and technology is determining where your imaging business currently sits within the graph.

Feature | Radiology Business | June 01, 2016 | By Hjalmer Danielson

“Presentism” is the idea and adherence to view current situations as inevitable and as status quo. Consider your...

ASRT, Tennessee, New Hampshire, radiologic technologists, licensure standards
News | Radiology Business | May 31, 2016

May 31, 2016 — The governors of Tennessee and New Hampshire have signed into law measures that establish...

Neiman Health Policy Institute, Inpatient Cost Evaluation Tool, radiology, bundled payment
Technology | Radiology Business | May 23, 2016

May 23, 2016 — The new ICE-T (Inpatient Cost Evaluation Tool) enables...

Edward-Elmhurst Health, Smart Choice MRI, magnetic resonance imaging
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | May 18, 2016

May 18, 2016 — Integrated health system Edward-Elmhurst Health, Naperville, Ill., is investing $7 million in Mequon...

Technology | Radiology Imaging | May 18, 2016

May 18, 2016 — The Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) recently announced its launch of the IAC QI Self-...

MACRA, bipartisan legislation, Medicare coverage, radiology assistants
News | Radiology Business | May 18, 2016

May 17, 2016 — U.S. Sens. John Boozman (R-Ark.) and Robert Casey (D-Pa.) announced the introduction of bipartisan...

HHS, health information sharing, funding opportunities, data standards
News | Information Technology | May 16, 2016

May 11, 2016 — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released two funding opportunities from the...

Siemens Healthineers, new brand name, healthcare
News | Radiology Business | May 04, 2016

May 4, 2016 — Today Siemens Healthcare unveiled its new brand name, Siemens Healthineers. The company said the new...

FDA, CDRH, national evaluation system, medical device development
Feature | Radiology Business | May 04, 2016

May 4, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it is building the foundations of a national...

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Feature | Radiology Business | April 29, 2016 | Dave Fornell

After five years of almost constant lobbying efforts and numerous attempts by the U.S. House to push through a...

News | Radiology Business | April 28, 2016

April 28, 2016 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and radiation oncologists nationwide hailed the...

HHS, Health and Human Services, proposed rule, MACRA, physician quality payment
News | Radiology Business | April 27, 2016

April 27, 2016 — The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a proposal to align and modernize how...

News | Interventional Radiology | April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016 — The American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) has launched Vascular Interventional...

News | Radiology Business | April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016 — MR Solutions and Vision RT were among the winners in the 2016 Queen’s Awards for Enterprise in the...

News | Radiology Business | April 21, 2016

April 21, 2016 — vRad (Virtual Radiologic) announced the recipients of its 2016 Radiology Business Management...

Siemens, teamplay, imaging analytics software

Siemens Teamplay analytics software can help monitor imaging system usage information, down to specific body parts, disease states and  X-ray doses used. The data can help improve workflow efficiency, see areas where additional imaging systems are needed or which machines or technologists are using the highest radiation doses.

Feature | Analytics Software | April 14, 2016 | Dave Fornell

With all areas of healthcare now migrating to electronic medical record (EMR) platforms, the data they contain can...

CMS, Comprehensive Primary Care Plus model, CPC+, multi-payer initiative
News | Radiology Business | April 11, 2016

April 11, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced its largest-ever initiative to...