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  1. Managing Leads: Lessons from the Experts

    ... with careful implantation planning. “The history of lead development runs hand in hand with lead failure,” said Andrew Epstein, MD, of the University of Pennsylvania. "Almost as long as we’ve had leads, we’ve had ...

    dcaparco - 2014-04-09 16:44

  2. From Quality to Outcomes: Deploying Clinical Analytics

    ... department’s vice chair for quality at NorthShore University HealthSystem (Highland Park, Illinois). He reports that analytics methods are used across the spectrum of his responsibilities: to measure and improve access, utilization, exam ...

    eknapier - 2014-03-31 14:53

  3. Merger Mania: Radiology Seeks a Foothold in a Consolidating World

    It’s not a figment of your imagination: Radiology practices are getting larger via ... Highmark acquired West Penn Allegheny Health System (Pittsburgh), as well as Saint Vincent Health System (Erie) and Jefferson ... a month later, Strategic Radiology announced a new deal with University Radiology (East Brunswick, New Jersey) that brought Strategic ...

    eknapier - 2014-03-31 12:35

  4. The Top Five Medical-imaging IT Projects of 2012

    ... winning entries in the top five medical-imaging IT projects of 2012, cosponsored by Radiology Business Journal and the Society for Imaging ... MD, is director of radiology informatics at Staten Island University Hospital in New York; Elizabeth A. Krupinski, PhD, FSIIM, is a ...

    eknapier - 2014-03-05 13:56

  5. MU Roadmap: Choices, Mandates, and Decisions in the Age of Meaningful Use

    ... radiology is making slow progress toward the demonstration of meaningful use of health IT The 2014 technology-acquisition roadmap ... Alberto Goldszal, PhD, MBA, is CIO of 83-radiologist University Radiology Group (New Brunswick, New Jersey). He implemented a pilot ...

    relmquest - 2014-03-05 11:35

  6. HIMSS14: How to build an innovation program

    ... is important, said Chris McCarthy, MPH, MBA, director of Kaiser Permanente’s innovation program. There are five elements “we are ... your ability to take on high risks later on.” The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center created its Technology Development ...

    bwalsh - 2014-02-25 00:21

  7. An Enterprise with a View: Universal Viewer Essentials

    ... everywhere are chasing the elusive and often ambiguous goal of enterprise imaging. While there are different takes on the concept—and ... MBA, vice president of medical information technology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, says that beyond having a viewer that ...

    mrivera - 2014-02-10 18:26

  8. False Positives Low for CT Lung Cancer Screening

    ... imaging to screen for lung cancer would increase the number of false-positives, researchers found it actually resulted in a low rate for ... Radiology departments at many major hospitals — University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center in Denver, ...

    eknapier - 2014-01-22 15:15

  9. ACR Launches Institute to Examine Value of Imaging

    ... mounts to control health care costs, the American College of Radiology is taking action to accumulate real data on the impact of ... Reed Army Medical Center and chief of cardiac radiology at University Hospital in Ann Arbor, MI. A prolific author and lecturer, he is the ...

    eknapier - 2014-01-22 15:15

  10. Hospital Integration Drives Insurer, Hospital Group to the Brink in PA

    ... Even as the Supreme Court considers the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act this week, the potentially ugly side of ... reports . The city’s leading provider network ( University of Pittsburgh Medical Center , or UPMC) and leading health insurer ...

    eknapier - 2014-01-22 15:15

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