New radiology virtual consult model shows promise
July 22, 2021 -- A group of U.S. researchers found that virtual consultations can improve radiology's value by enabling face-to-face visits among radiologists, primary care physicians, and their patients, according to a study published July 20 in the Journal of the American College of Radiology. Read More
Amazon announces availability of HealthLake cloud repository
July 15, 2021 -- Internet services giant Amazon Web Services has announced that its HealthLake cloud-based data repository is now available for use by healthcare and life sciences organizations. Read More
RADxx changes name to RADequal to reflect more inclusive mission
June 29, 2021 -- The RAD Women (RADxx) networking group for women in imaging informatics is changing its name to RADequal to reflect a more inclusive view of the group's mission. Read More
4 ways radiology can enhance the patient experience
June 25, 2021 -- Patients are increasingly expecting more from their radiology experience. Paul Shumway of Novarad shares four suggestions for improving customer satisfaction in the COVID-19 era and beyond. Read More
Can radiology AI win with a bad hand?
June 21, 2021 -- In a hypothetical poker game, radiology artificial intelligence (AI) would be considered an underdog as it faces challenges related to reimbursement and proving its efficacy. Imaging consultant Michael J. Cannavo shares how the technology can still be a winner. Read More
How to implement POCUS at your hospital
June 1, 2021 -- So, you want to integrate point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) into your hospital enterprise image network. But how? Breaking down what goes into a successful POCUS implementation was the subject of a May 26 talk at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine meeting. Read More
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The 2021 PACSman Awards: The Jack in the Box show
The 2021 PACSman Awards: The Jack in the Box show

Although RSNA 2021 was a lot different than in years past, in some ways it was the best RSNA ever, according to imaging consultant Michael J. Cannavo. In this column, Cannavo shares his observations and doles out his annual PACSman Awards. Learn more