United Imaging announced the approval on Tuesday, touting its uMR Omega system’s 75-centimeter bore and quick scan times. 

The Radiological Society of North America is canceling its annual meeting slated for later this year and moving the event to a web format. 

That’s according to the results of a new analysis of years’ worth of Medicare data, published in the American Journal of Roentgenology.

If anything, practices should strengthen precautions meant to protect staffers and patients from contracting COVID-19, Seattle clinicians wrote in JACR

The Butterfly Network said such telemedicine-based imaging was made possible by recent rule-relaxing from the Food and Drug Administration. 

Los Angeles County hospital leaders have dubbed the initiative as “Better Together Health,” with radio and TV commercials using tag lines such as “Life may be on pause. Your health isn’t,” and “Get care when you need it.”

Vanderbilt University Medical Center has looked to pay particular attention to any vulnerable populations that may face stigmatization or fewer opportunities, experts wrote in JACR

The majority of rads collect their entire incentive payment, but the next highest proportion only achieved 25% of their bonus or less, according to the 2020 Medscape Radiologist Compensation Report. 

ACR outlined its concerns with the American Board of Radiology, and the nonprofit’s controversial “maintenance of certification” program, in a recently passed resolution. 

Investigators from Northwell Health hope such data could prove pivotal in making a case for further relief from federal and state governments. 

A former consultant to the 11-practice provider first filed suit in 2013, with the DOJ recently announcing its “partial” intervention. 

The nation’s largest commercial health insurer said the update took effect last month and applies to its policyholders with low or intermediate risk of coronary artery disease.