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As obesity rates continue to rise, the radiology community struggles with how to confront the challenges of imaging bariatric patients.
10 Questions with Cynthia Sherry, MD
Our “10 Questions” series asks the same questions to a diverse group of professionals in the medical imaging community.
Patient Portals: 3 Ways to Engage Your Patients
Patient portals are an innovative and beneficial way for radiologists to communicate; you just have to use them.
Q&A: SGR Bill Patch Addresses Reimbursement, Effects on Radiology
Recently-passed bill in Congress aims to curb inappropriate utilization of imaging services and safeguard reimbursement.
2014 Compensation Survey: How Much Are Your Colleagues Really Making?
The numbers are in. Our 2014 Radiology Compensation Survey rounds up the data from a variety of members in the radiology community. How many hours are they working? How much money do they make? Are they happy with their career choice? Find out here.
Speech Recognition Improves Radiology Report Turnaround Times
Radiology report turnaround times are significantly faster after implementation of speech recognition software.
Lessons Learned From Radiology
Some advice to my fellow members of the radiology field, young and old.
Top 5 Articles in March
From budgeting concerns to ensuring patient satisfaction, these are the most popular articles on Diagnostic Imaging this month.
Why Radiology Operations are Consolidating
VIDEO: What’s behind the imaging operations mergers and acquisitions? Brian Baker discusses the why and what to do about medical imaging consolidation.
Key Behaviors of Patient-facing Employees
VIDEO: Radiology facilities are increasing their focus on patient satisfaction. Consultant Jamie Verkamp discusses qualities of patient-facing employees.
ACR President Blumberg on Reimbursement Cuts, Industry Goals
VIDEO: ACR president Albert Blumberg, MD, discusses CMS’s reimbursement cuts and the shared challenges of radiologists and radiation oncologists.
Implementing a Radiology Department Blog
VIDEO: Cincinnati Children’s is creating a department-specific blog to connect with and educate patients. Matt Hawkins, MD, discusses the blog’s prep and planning.
What It Takes To Be an Imaging Center of Excellence
Hackensack University Medical Center has earned ACR’s distinction as one of the first two Diagnostic Imaging Centers of Excellence. Here’s how they did it.
Podcast: Learning Radiology Management Skills
Lisa Lowe, MD, an Academy of Radiology Leadership and Management grad, discusses the training radiology leaders need in today’s health care environment.
Podcast: The Impact of Health Reform on Radiology
James Rawson, MD, discusses health care reform, appropriate imaging utilization, changes in practice structure, and the upcoming presidential election.
Podcast: Tackling Medical Necessity
Stacie Buck, of RadRx, details the issues around medical necessity and gives guidance for developing a process for reducing denials.