The Diagnostic Imaging facility management focus page provides information, videos, podcasts, and the latest news about workflow optimization, artificial intelligence, technology, radiology-radiologic technologist relationships, productivity, legislation, and reimbursement.
January 20th 2023
Noting the significant administrative fees for the Independent Dispute Resolution (IDR) process of the No Surprises Act and onerous restrictions that have led to a nearly “non-existent” use of batching of disputed claims in radiology, the American College of Radiology (ACR) has sent formal recommendations to the United States Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor, and Treasury for addressing these issues.
October 24th 2022
September 6th 2022
Diagnostic Imaging Weekly Scan: Aug. 28, 2020August 28th 2020
Artificial intelligence equivalency in breast cancer screening; diffusion-weighted imaging and breast MRI; CT patterns for EVALI; Emergency Department and CT Scan Declines with COVID-19; and Thoracic Imaging Findings of MIS-C.
Revenue Cycle Management for the PandemicAugust 26th 2020
Past RBMA President Christie James, American College of Radiology Commission on Economics Chair Greg Nicola, M.D., and Revenue Cycle Coding Strategies President Melody Mulaik discuss the radiology revenue cycle management challenges and solutions of the pandemic.
RBMA: What You Need to Know About Looming Appropriate Use Criteria ImplementationAugust 4th 2020
Coding and reimbursement expert Melody Mulaik offers insights about what the industry should do to fully prepare for the likely mandatory implementation of appropriate use criteria and clinical decision support.