Author | Jennifer Decker Arevalo

Articles

Workflow benefits of PACS outweigh fear of change

November 16, 2005

McHenry County Orthopaedics in Crystal Lake, IL, adopted PACS in 2002, a year after moving into a new 35,000-square-foot facility. The new site offers state-of-the-art technology, including digital and computed radiography.

Digital imaging management steps into orthopedic realm

October 03, 2005

Although most orthopedists have heard of PACS or seen the software on display at a medical conference, few have had the time to learn about it in detail. A growing number of orthopedists are contemplating integrating PACS into their practice, however, and understanding filmless radiology prior to purchase and implementation is critical.

Emergency, operating, and intensive care units demand flexible PACS implementation

September 30, 2005

A successful PACS implementation outside of the radiology department requires planning, organization, and flexibility, according to research presented at the PACS 2005 conference in San Antonio.

Even small or solo practices can benefit from EHRs

September 27, 2005

Electronic health records are beneficial for small or solo physician practices, according to researchers from the University of California, San Francisco reporting in the September/October 2005 issue of Health Affairs.