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Posted by Kathleen Schroeder on 1/10/2018 2:20:39 PM

The Role of Imaging in Patient Satisfaction: Where Are We Today?
Imagine this scenario: At 2 a.m., a community hospital receives a patient with a head injury related to a motor vehicle accident. The hospital performs a CT scan on the patient, but does not have a neuroradiologist available and needs specialty advice. Following the potential patient transfer protocol, the ED physician at the community hospital places a call to a tertiary care facility’s patient transport center and reaches a transport nurse.

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Posted by Murray Reicher, MD FACR on 8/9/2016 10:44:39 AM

When it comes to medical imaging, what do patients know and want?
In a 2015 issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology1, authors from NYU Langone Medical Center reported their survey results related to patients’ understanding of their own imaging exams.  

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Posted by Murray Reicher, MD FACR on 4/7/2016 9:41:48 AM

Don’t Forget the Patient

Many diagnostic radiologists today have little or no patient contact. How did this happen?

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