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ACR 2015™ Informatics and Innovations Sessions Help Radiology Professionals Navigate the New Medical Landscape

Informatics and innovations sessions at ACR 2015™ can help radiology professionals overcome information technology (IT) challenges and support enterprise imaging initiatives as medicine moves from volume to value-based care. Early bird...
16-Dec-2014 11:00 AM EST

ACR Mammography Case Review Program Now Available Online

The ACR Mammography Case Review (MCR) Online improves physicians’ breast cancer detection skills by supplementing real world experience with electronic cases. This self-paced eLearning program features a state-of-the-art interface with an...
2-Dec-2014 11:00 AM EST

Image Wisely® Launches New Fluoroscopy Initiative

Image Wisely.org now offers online educational materials for fluoroscopy, computed tomography and nuclear medicine exams. Fluoroscopy is the latest addition to Image Wisely®, which helps radiology providers optimize radiation dose and provide safe,...
1-Dec-2014 10:00 AM EST

Special JACR Issue Focuses on Quality Improvement in Radiology

A special issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR®) provides practical guidance on implementing radiology quality improvement projects. Topics include preplanning, gaining nonradiologist buy-in and strategies to influence...
24-Nov-2014 11:00 AM EST

Patients Far More Likely to Have Imaging Scan if Seen by Non-Physician Provider

Advanced practice clinicians, such as nurse practitioners and physician assistants, are 34 percent more likely than primary care physicians to prescribe an imaging exam for patients, according to a Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute study...
24-Nov-2014 9:00 AM EST

Medicare CT Screening Coverage Can Make This the Most Effective Lung Cancer Awareness Month Ever

Lung Cancer Awareness Month this year is different and may be the most significant in history. By Nov. 10, Medicare must rule on coverage for computed tomography (CT) lung cancer screening – the first and only test proven to reduce lung cancer...
3-Nov-2014 10:00 AM EST

ACR Foundation Announces New Global Humanitarian Awards

Individuals and organizations providing or increasing access to quality radiological services for patients in low- to middle-income countries* and underserved areas of the United States are encouraged to apply for the American College of Radiology...
14-Oct-2014 11:00 AM EDT

FDA and HHS Experts to Deliver Keynote Addresses at ACR Informatics Summit

Jeffrey Shuren, MD, JD, director of the Center for Devices and Radiological Health, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, and David R. Hunt, MD, FACS, medical director of patient safety and health IT adoption with the Office of the National Coordinator...
8-Oct-2014 11:10 AM EDT

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World Class Experts Address Today’s Hottest Breast Cancer Issues at 35th National Conference on Breast Cancer

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Renowned breast cancer care experts will address hot-button issues, including tailored breast cancer screening, the role of ultrasound and MRI in women with dense breasts and the latest breast imaging technologies — tomosynthesis and molecular...
8-Mar-2012 2:35 PM EST

Radiation Experts Available

In light of the ongoing nuclear crisis in Japan, the American College of Radiology (ACR) has several radiation experts available for media interviews.
23-Mar-2011 1:15 PM EDT

Radiation Experts Available

In wake of the nuclear crisis in Japan, the American College of Radiology (ACR) has several radiation experts available for media interviews.
17-Mar-2011 12:25 PM EDT

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