Technology | November 10, 2010

Software Allows Organizations to Control Rule Sets

November 10, 2010 – A new version of a medical decision support solution will be unveiled at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) meeting in Chicago. OderRight 2.0, by MedCurrent, gives physicians the information they need at the time radiologic tests are ordered so that the most appropriate study is performed.

The system also helps organizations improve patient care planning and treatment, reduce inappropriate utilization, and mitigate costs.

After the physician selects a study and provides patient-specific information, it instantly provides an appropriateness score based on a scoring system designed by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Additionally, the system estimates the level of radiation received by the patient, the level of urgency and links to applicable protocols. It also provides ordering physicians and radiologists with extensive reference text and clinical citations.

The Rule Authoring Studio provides administrative tools that allow each customer to modify and customize the appropriateness rules to meet their local standards of practice. With this feature, new rules and criteria can be created and clinically tested. OrderRight includes rule sets from the ACR and can easily be extended to include those from other specialty professional organizations.

For more information: www.medcurrent.com

Related Content

Sponsored Content | Videos | Business | July 28, 2017
Angelic McDonald, MSRS, CRA, FAHRA, regional director of imaging, Baylor Scott & White Health and the president-e
CareSelect Declared Fully Qualified Clinical Decision Support Mechanism by CMS
News | Clinical Decision Support | July 18, 2017
National Decision Support Company announced the full qualification of its CareSelect Platform as a Qualified Clinical...
CMS Proposes Delaying Clinical Decision Support Documentation to 2019
News | Clinical Decision Support | July 14, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor
In a series of proposed rule changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) released July 13, the Centers for...
News | Artificial Intelligence | July 07, 2017
July 7, 2017 — Zebra Medical Vision and Telerad Tech, the technology arm of Teleradiology Solutions (TRS), announced
ACR Launches Updated LI-RADS for Liver Imaging
News | Clinical Decision Support | July 06, 2017
July 6, 2017 — Radiologists can improve their consistency of interpreting and reporting...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Clinical Decision Support | June 29, 2017
Rami Doukky, M.D., system chair, Division of Cardiology, professor of medicine, Cook County Health and Hospitals Syst
Fujitsu Develops AI-Based Technology to Retrieve Similar Disease Cases in CT Inspections

Newly developed technology to retrieve similar cases. Image courtesy of Fujitsu.

News | Artificial Intelligence | June 26, 2017
Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. announced development of a technology to retrieve similar disease cases from a computed...
Siemens Healthineers and Fraunhofer MEVIS Announce Research Alliance on Clinical Decision Support
News | Clinical Decision Support | May 31, 2017
Siemens Healthineers and the Fraunhofer Institute for Medical Image Computing MEVIS announced the formation of a new...
ACR Highlights Initial Results of R-SCAN Program at 2017 Annual Meeting
News | Clinical Decision Support | May 22, 2017
The American College of Radiology (ACR) announced a series of sessions at the 2017 Annual Meeting that will highlight...
Partners HealthCare and GE Healthcare Launch 10-Year Collaboration on Artificial Intelligence
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 17, 2017
Partners HealthCare and GE Healthcare announced a 10-year collaboration to rapidly develop, validate and strategically...
Overlay Init