Dr. Marylyn Goske
Dr. Barry Pressman
Dr. Donald Resnick
RESTON, VA — The American College of Radiology (ACR) Board of Chancellors (BOC) selected three innovators as 2018 Gold…Continue
Posted on December 8, 2017 at 4:11pm
Teleradiology is as popular as ever as a value-added service and as a career path for radiologists. Demand is high given increasing price sensitivity around imaging costs, decreasing supply of qualified radiologists, healthcare consolidation, and simply disruptive technology enabling radiology to be practiced at low cost from anywhere.
Here is a round-up of current well known and top teleradiology companies whether you are…Continue
Posted on December 7, 2017 at 6:30pm
Dr. Keith Dreyer, MD PhD, a physician-researcher-executive at Partners Healthcare and luminary in imaging informatics discusses machine learning in opening this brief video on various perspectives. Additional Mass General radiologists including Dr. James Brink (Chief of Radiology at…Continue
Posted on December 6, 2017 at 4:30pm
As part of our series of Industry and Medical Imaging Innovator Spotlights, radRounds has the honor to introduce and interview Radiologist, Dr. Leonardo Valentin. Dr. Leonardo Valentin joins NVIDIA, first physician on the team, with a key leadership role in medical imaging at NVIDIA, enabling the future for artificial intelligence in radiology.…
Posted on December 4, 2017 at 3:30am
Open access medical imaging datasets are needed for research, product development, and more for academia and industry. We hope this guide will be helpful for machine learning and artificial intelligence startups, researchers, and anyone interested at all. This is a growing list and will be periodically updated - if you know of another open medical imaging dataset, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted on December 1, 2017 at 8:30pm
Great video and lecture by Dr. Raym Geis MD about how you should approach evaluating and negotiating a radiologist position.
Posted on November 8, 2017 at 10:28pm
Where do radiologic technologists make the most in salary and wages? Looks like some of the top states include but are not limited to:
Posted on December 31, 2016 at 7:30pm
Image Wisely Initiates New Annual Pledge Process
Commitment to Promote Safety in Medical Imaging Required Yearly
Reston, VA (Jan. 27, 2016) — Image Wisely participants must now make yearly commitments, as opposed to a one-time pledge, confirming their ongoing dedication to safety in medical imaging.
“Requiring an annual …Continue
Posted on January 27, 2016 at 1:33pm
Knowledge Empowers: Regular Mammograms Reduce Breast Cancer Deaths
PSA Campaign Educates Women about Mammographic Screening
Reston, Va. (Oct. 1, 2014) — Thirty percent of the nearly 40,000 women who will die from breast cancer in the next year* could have been helped if they had received a regular mammogram starting at age 40. And, for women…Continue
Posted on October 1, 2014 at 11:16am
ACR: Presidents FY 2015 Budget Would Curtail Imaging and Radiation Oncology Self-Referral
Prior Authorization Provision Would Burden Providers and Restrict Access
The American College of Radiology applauds steps to reign in medical imaging and radiation oncology self-referral included in the President’s Fiscal Year 2015 budget. However, prior authorization for imaging services, also included the FY 2015 budget, is unnecessary and will…Continue
Posted on March 4, 2014 at 7:19pm
Reston, Va. (Jan. 13, 2013) — Image Wisely® recently launched its second Image Wisely Radiation Safety Case — a series of free, online and mobile-compatible educational offerings, developed with the assistance of the American College of Radiology, that allow radiologists, imaging technologists and medical physicists to assess their own understanding of important radiation safety concepts such as radiation dose monitoring and…Continue
Posted on January 13, 2014 at 9:39am
Washington, DC (Nov. 27, 2013) — Drastic reimbursement cuts for image-guided breast biopsies and other medical imaging techniques in the 2014 Medicare Fee Schedule Final Rule may further reduce women’s access to mammography and other breast cancer services. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) directly cut imaging reimbursement every year since 2007. This, along with 12 Medicare imaging cuts in the last six years due to legislation, increasingly threatens patient…Continue
Posted on November 28, 2013 at 12:27am
Nephosity, Inc., a health technology startup that was a member of Rock Health's second class, has released a new version the Jack Imaging Web Viewer which allows instant viewing of medical images (e.g., CT, MRI, X-Ray) in the web browser, with no plug-ins or installation required. Users can simply drag and drop a CD containing their medical images onto the web…
Posted on November 19, 2013 at 1:15am
Reston, Va. (Nov. 4, 2013) —The American College of Radiology (ACR) Foundation announced today that Zotec Partners will support the Leading Radiology into the Future campaign. The partnership will further develop and strengthen the Radiology Leadership Institute® (RLI) — radiology’s first professional development and leadership academy.
T. Scott Law, founding partner of Zotec Partners states, “This partnership gives Zotec Partners a unique opportunity to cultivate new leaders and…
Posted on November 6, 2013 at 3:12pm
QEVLAR, the first web and mobile cross-platform Evaluation and Learning Assessment Application is set to become the point of reference for residents looking to improve their medical imaging diagnostics skills. IMAIOS expects to launch QEVLAR mid-August.
QEVLAR is a next generation quizapplication. It is an…
Posted on August 13, 2013 at 3:30pm — 4 Comments
Reston, Va. (May 20, 2013) – The ACR Whitepaper on Teleradiology Practice, published online May 20 in the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR), proposes comprehensive best-practice guidelines for the practice of teleradiology, with recommendations offered regarding future ACR actions to ensure quality patient care.
“Teleradiology is now embedded in the workflow of many radiology practices throughout the United States, driven largely by an expanding…Continue
Posted on May 20, 2013 at 9:41pm
Reston, Va. (May 16, 2013) — Health care in the U.S. is changing, and radiologists, at all career levels, need to obtain the leadership skills necessary to adapt to these changes and keep radiology as central to the delivery of high quality medical care. In response to this growing need, the American College of Radiology (ACR) Foundation recently launched a national fundraising campaign called…Continue
Posted on May 16, 2013 at 8:12pm
If you are a radiologist, how is your income compared to your peers? Medscape recently completed a radiologist compensation survey. See the results here. Over 22,000 radiologists were surveyed.
Please click the link below to view the compensation report:Continue
Posted on April 27, 2013 at 11:51am
Reston, Va. (April 16, 2013) — The American College of Radiology (ACR) has been awarded Accreditation with Commendation for six years as a provider of continuing medical education (CME) for physicians by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).
Accreditation with Commendation is awarded to providers that demonstrate compliance in each of the ACCME’s 22 accreditation criteria. This honorable designation is achieved by approximately 21 percent…Continue
Posted on April 16, 2013 at 1:16pm