The American College of Radiology had expressed "alarm" over a Jan. 1 launch date, concerned CMS was rushing the rollout and including too many small practices. 

ACR plans to recognize the winners for their “extraordinary contributions to the field of radiology” during its annual meeting in May. 

The Amsterdam-based giant pinned the downturn on the postponement of radiology system installations and elective procedures.

Also, Collaborative Imaging adds another practice to its growing roster of independent radiologists. 

The Arkansas-based corporation recently announced the launch of its new business line, Walmart Insurance Services, and is already licensed in all 50 states. 

His contributions to the specialty were numerous over the past 40-plus years, serving on 140 committees as a member of 15 different professional societies. 

Radiologists self-reported one of the highest “physician task load” scores of any specialty, experts wrote in the Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety

Imaging practices must make concerted efforts to address both subtle and overt instances of racism, experts wrote recently in JACR. 

Self-interest, turf wars and unfamiliarity between departments can all derail these partnerships, according to a new analysis in Clinical Imaging

Obstacles include structural discrimination, rigid work expectations and a high debt load following medical school, experts wrote in JACR

UChicago Medicine and its Addison, Texas-based partner said they will look to marry clinical excellence with patient experience at their new centers.

Provider groups expressed relief Wednesday night following the bill’s final approval.