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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 | Radiology 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 | Radiology 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...

Affordable Care Act "Skinny Repeal" Defeated in Senate
News | Radiology Business | July 28, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

July 28, 2017 — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) announced that the chamber will be moving on to other...

Senate Opens Debate on Better Care Reconciliation Act
News | Radiology Business | July 26, 2017

July 26, 2017 — The U.S. Senate voted Monday, with a tiebreaking vote from Vice President Mike Pence, to begin...

X-ray performed on a GE Optima 646 DR system. The FDA has updated its radiology reporting forms on its website.
News | Radiology Business | July 24, 2017

July 24, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) has...

Radiologists Seek Greater Involvement in Patient Care
News | Patient Engagement | July 20, 2017

July 20, 2017 — Despite time and workload constraints,...

Videos | Radiology Business | July 19, 2017

Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) President Jason Newmark, CRA, FAHRA, and CEO Ed Cronin highlight...

News | Radiology Business | July 18, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

July 18, 2017 — Last-minute defections from two Republican senators early Tuesday ensured the chamber’s version of...

ASTRO Updates Insurance Coverage Recommendations for Proton Therapy
News | Proton Therapy | July 17, 2017

July 17, 2017 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has issued an update to its recommendations for...

CMS Proposes Delaying Clinical Decision Support Documentation to 2019
News | Clinical Decision Support | July 14, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

July 14, 2017 — In a series of proposed rule changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) released July 13...

Senate Releases Revised Version of Better Care Reconciliation Act
News | Radiology Business | July 13, 2017

July 13, 2017 — As the debate over healthcare insurance coverage continues, Senate Republicans on Thursday unveiled...

Neal Patterson

News | Information Technology | July 12, 2017

Cerner Corporation announced that Neal Patterson, chairman and CEO, passed away on July 9, 2017, due to unexpected...

Toshiba Medical and AHRA Open Applications for 10th Annual Putting Patients First Program
News | Radiology Business | July 11, 2017

July 11, 2017 — AHRA (the Association for Medical Imaging Management) and Toshiba Medical announced the tenth year...

Neiman Institute Releases Updated Radiologist Patient-Facing Dataset
News | Radiology Business | July 11, 2017

July 11, 2017 — The Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute has updated the Radiologist Patient-Facing Dataset (...