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Payments for some office-based services are slated to fall 20%, potentially devastating private groups, experts said recently. 

Atlanta-based ImageLink already has 14 locations across Georgia and Ohio, while a 15th just recently opened in Boynton Beach, Florida. 

Radiology Associates is based in Corpus Christi, Texas, and employs 18 physicians working across 5 outpatient imaging centers. 

The No Surprises Act is slated to take effect on Jan. 1, but imaging advocates believe providers and payers need another year to comply with the mandate. 

Failure to act could lead to further retirements, office closures or reduced staffing, MD Reps. Ami Bera and Larry Bucshon wrote to House leaders. 

Princeton Radiology and Medical Park Imaging will operate more than a dozen locations in New Jersey following their integration. 

The publicly traded imaging center operator is expanding vertically with the deal, moving into oncology solutions, imaging joint ventures, and advising others on acquisitions. 

Genesis Healthcare System had worked with Radiology Associates of Southeastern Ohio for about 20 years, with the practice joining Rad Partners in 2016. 

The U.S. healthcare system could have saved $1B if women were screened solely with 2D mammography in 2019, Yale experts wrote in JAMA Internal Medicine

Radiology recorded the most negative compounded annual growth rate when compared to all other Part B categories during those 10 years, according to a new analysis. 

Radiologists who collected such assistance between April-June, 2020, must report on their use of the funds by Sept. 30. 

Under the contract, the Lexington, Massachusetts-based vendor will serve as the Navy's sole provider of digital radiography systems. 

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The college praised the recent reimbursement decision but noted many of its recommendations have yet to be incorporated into the national coverage determination draft document.

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The advanced algorithm could make a significant impact on shared decision-making. 

   
   
   
   
   
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