Guidance applies to specialty and all other hospitals except rural critical access hospitals; CMS continues to implement the strategic plan for specialty hospitals reported to Congress in August, 2006.
One of the nation's largest student athlete testing events, which promotes free sports physicals with cardiac testing to help uncover heart conditions in high school athletes, serves as a model for other communities
Leading anesthesia service group taps GE CENTRICITY GROUP MANAGEMENT SOLUTION to help manage costs, improve workflow and accelerate the revenue cycle for one of the nation's largest anesthesia practice management companies.
Uninsured hospital patients receive nearly the same number of radiology services as insured hospital patients; however, uninsured hospital patients receive fewer higher-value radiology services than the insured.
Imaging studies reduce invasive procedures but increase radiation exposure, ACR reports. The amount of radiation the U.S. population receives from medical imaging has risen 750 percent in the last 25 years.