Search Tag: Radiology

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Key Principles in Aviation Applicable to Radiology

2017 21 Mar

Key principles of aviation safety – including “big picture” tactical training, the use of checklists, and teamwork – could be adapted to meet the challenges facing the practice of radiology, according to an article in Journal of the American College of Radiology. "Although there are differences in our professions, by adopting proven techniques from... Read more

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Mentorship - Key to Ensuring the Future of Radiology

2017 13 Mar

Mentoring is an important component of academic medicine, yet it is not specifically emphasised in radiology training, according to a review to appear in the journal Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology. Researchers found that many academic radiology departments in the U.S., Canada and elsewhere do not have formal mentoring programmes for medical... Read more

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2017 25 Feb

For the Russian state-based public healthcare system, the concept of value-based imaging could be regarded as a new one. So far it is sill mostly based on reimbursement according to volume of radiological services. But this situation has to be changed rapidly. During the last years our government has taken a course to promote preventive and high-technology... Read more

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Value-Based Radiology: View from Europe

2017 16 Feb

What does value-based healthcare and value-based radiology mean to you as a Radiology Director?   Value–based healthcare as a whole is an issue beyond the radiology department. For the time being, in Germany, it is more of a general trend. The insurance and the reimbursement systems haven’t really implemented the value-based reimbursement of services.... Read more

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Value-Based Radiology: View from the United States

2017 16 Feb

As the United States moves to value-based healthcare, how should radiology concentrate on delivering better value, both at the individual and organisational level?   Radiology across the world is facing the same challenges.  There was a time, before digitised films, picture archive and communication systems (PACS) and computers to view the images, when the... Read more

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3D Printing: An Interdisciplinary Lab

2017 16 Feb

3D printing will most likely transform the medical field as it presents a multitude of new opportunities from visualisation of complex anatomy, building training models or templates for challenging procedures to patient-specific implants. A variety of disciplines work with 3D printing and various regular use cases have been identified. Since the late... Read more

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Lluís Donoso Bach

2017 16 Feb

Editor-in-Chief Imaging, HealthManagement.orgProfessor of Radiology , University of BarcelonaTry not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of valueManagement Tip:Delegation! It is always worth investing time and resources in helping members of the department to be able to resolve issues as much as possible in their positions.The... Read more

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AHRA Annual Meeting 2017

2017 25 Jan

AHRA: The Association for Medical Imaging Management is the professional organization representing management at all levels of hospital imaging departments, freestanding imaging centers, and group practices. Founded in 1973, AHRA’s 5000 members reach across the country and around the world. AHRA offers a complete slate of professional development programs... Read more

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US Healthcare Provider to Install a Sectra Cloud-Based Archive for Enterprise Imaging

2017 17 Jan

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (STO: SECT B) announces that John Muir Health has purchased an archive to store radiology and cardiology studies in the cloud. All images in the enterprise will be archived in three geographically separate areas with fail-over capabilities. Integration with the Epic EMR will allow physicians... Read more