Quality

The Affordable Care Act of 2010 mandates that CMS implement the Hospital Value–Based…
Imaging informatics finds a new frontier in clinical quality improvement.
Turning a radiology department into a high reliability organization requires leadership,…
Three organizations address the common problems of variation in protocols, the reporting of…
As radiology wrestles to arrive at a meaningful definition of quality, some organizations…
Propelled by everything from regulatory requirements to patient centricity, all roads point toward…
In a largest-of-its-kind study published in the journal Circulation, researchers quantified…
Nearly half of all radiologists are reporting PQRS data, according to the ACR, and now they can do…
Forget the 98,000 preventable deaths that occur in hospitals: The latest number is between 200,000…
The American College of Radiology has released its first edition of the Lung Imaging Reporting and…
On the short list of reasons to use peer review as your practice quality improvement (PQI) project…
A veteran of the peer-review wars shares a novel approach to instituting a successful program