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  • Hospital finds success deploying radiology residents as imaging consultants

    Hospital finds success deploying radiology residents as imaging consultants

    Marty Stempniak - www.radiologybusiness.com/ | November 01, 2019


    ​The American College of Radiology has noted that, as radiology moves to value-based imaging care, radiologists will need to get more comfortable serving as consultants to referring colleagues. But there is little teaching interaction between imaging trainees and other parts of the medical profession. Read More
  • AMA Asks Congress to Oversee Info Blocking, Interoperability Regulations

    AMA Asks Congress to Oversee Info Blocking, Interoperability Regulations

    Jessica Davis - www.healthitsecurity.com | September 24, 2019


    ​The American Medical Association, CHIME and five other industry groups are calling on Congress to oversee the implementation of the information blocking provision found in the 21st Century Cures Act to ensure patient privacy, safety, and data security as officials continue to drive interoperability initiatives. Read More
  •  ISCT: Radiologists glean insight from patient reviews

    ISCT: Radiologists glean insight from patient reviews

    Abraham Kim - www.auntminnie.com | September 21, 2019


    ​Whether for a conventional CT scan or a more intricate imaging exam, radiology reports can often be challenging for patients to understand. Dr. Arun Krishnaraj shared lessons learned from soliciting feedback for medical imaging reports in a talk at the 2019 International Society for Computed Tomography (ISCT) symposium. Read More
  • 4 challenges to recruiting the next generation of radiologists

    4 challenges to recruiting the next generation of radiologists

    Matt O'Connor - www.healthimaging.com | September 12, 2019


    Medical student applications for radiology residency programs has remained stable, but authors of a new editorial published in Academic Radiology believe the specialty will face upcoming challenges that warrant improved recruitment strategies. Read More
  • Virtual reality relieves kids' anxiety over chest x-ray

    Virtual reality relieves kids' anxiety over chest x-ray

    Abraham Kim - www.auntminnie.com | September 09, 2019


    ​Educating pediatric patients about their upcoming chest x-ray exam with virtual reality (VR) technology helped reduce preprocedural anxiety, and, in turn, the need for repeat exams and parental presence in the imaging suite in a new study, published online September 9 in JAMA Pediatrics. Read More