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risk packs, Medicare
Blog | Radiology Imaging | November 03, 2016

At one time, there wasn’t much risk in medical imaging. A federal program called Medicare Pass-Through used to pay...

Rethinking the Radiology Business Model in the face of new healthcare economics and healthcare reform.
Feature | Radiology Business | November 01, 2016 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Healthcare spending is on the rise. According to a 2014 forecast by FMI, a market research group, total global...

Joint Commission
Feature | Radiology Business | November 01, 2016 | By Jeff Zagoudis

As healthcare continues to march forward with numerous reforms, it falls to its various accrediting bodies to set...

cybersecurity, healthcare industry, SecurityScorecard report, social engineering, cyberattacks
News | Information Technology | October 31, 2016

October 31, 2016 — SecurityScorecard, a security rating and continuous risk monitoring platform, released its 2016...

RadNet, HHS, A Bill You Can Understand design challenge, medical billing, first prize, winner
News | Radiology Business | October 17, 2016

October 17, 2016 — The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that RadNet is the first place winner...

HHS, Health and Human Services, MACRA, Quality Payment Program, Medicare physician payment
Feature | Radiology Business | October 14, 2016

October 14, 2016 — The Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) today finalized a landmark new...

Philips, RSNA 2016, IQon spectral CT

IQon Spectral CT image courtesy of Philips Healthcare

News | Information Technology | October 13, 2016

October 13, 2016 — Philips announced that it will be displaying a variety of solutions aimed at increasing...

ACR, mammography insurance coverage, SBI, federal mandate extension, USPSTF screening recommendations, task force
News | Mammography | October 05, 2016

October 5, 2016 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) announced in a recent statement that if Congress does not...

marketing, blog
Feature | Radiology Business | October 04, 2016 | Clwyd Probert

With today’s widespread internet-savvy, purchasers will most likely research a product online first. Modern medical...

Neiman Health Policy Institute study, Medicare Shared Savings Program, MSSP, participation, alternative payment models, APM
News | Radiology Business | September 22, 2016

September 20, 2016 — A new study by the Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute examines how the incentives in an...

LDCT scans, lung cancer screening, CMS, proposed reimbursement cuts, ACR, Congress
News | Lung Cancer | September 14, 2016

September 14, 2016 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) applauded members of the House Ways and Means Committee...

ACR-RBMA Practice Leaders Forum 2017, Orlando, radiology business
News | Radiology Business | September 09, 2016

September 9, 2016 — Radiologists and medical imaging business managers will gain practical management skills to...

Vue Motion

Photo courtesy of Carestream

Feature | Clinical Decision Support | September 07, 2016 | By Ami Mayo, M.D.

In May 2016, the British Medical Journal (BMJ) published a startling statistic. The prestigious journal pegged...

Mayfair Diagnostics, Calgary Alberta Canada, medical imaging clinic of the future

The clinic host and guide welcome patients at eye level, checking them in and ensuring their entire visit is seamless. The Patient Lounge, designed to be more of a lounge than a waiting room, features Wi-Fi and charging stations, refreshments and calming elements, such as dimmed lighting, soothing music and comfortable furniture. Image courtesy of Mayfair Diagnostics.

News | Radiology Business | September 02, 2016

September 2, 2016 — Mayfair Diagnostics, a medical imaging clinic in Calgary, Alberta, is revealing its newest...

GE Healthcare, Mission Health, innovation collaboration, outcomes-based agreement, imaging, business
News | Radiology Business | August 30, 2016

August 30, 2016 — Mission Health and GE Healthcare announced a novel, 10-year...

Agfa Healthcare, DIN-PACS IV agreement, U.S. government contract, diagnostic imaging, IT solutions
News | Radiology Business | August 23, 2016

August 23, 2016 — Agfa HealthCare announced that the U.S. government has awarded the company its DIN-...

HIE, health information exchanges, participation strategy, Binghamton University
News | Information Technology | August 18, 2016

August 18, 2016 — The U.S. healthcare industry has failed to create and sustain an efficient network for...

JACR, Neiman Institute study, bundled payment models, breast cancer screening, mammography
News | Radiology Business | August 18, 2016

August 18, 2016 — According to a new report by the Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute,...

Videos | Radiology Business | August 16, 2016

How to turn your imaging center into a Swiss army knife to maximize ROI was a key radiology business session at the...

Videos | Analytics Software | August 16, 2016

Interview with Kent Hutson, M.D., CPE, of Radiology Alliance in Nashville, Tenn., on the principles of data mining...