- Identify, promote, and address issues of concern and to provide support to radiologists practicing general radiology (fellowship trained subspecialty radiologists who spend a significant portion of their time interpreting studies in multiple areas outside of their subspecialty), general radiologists (those who did not complete a fellowship), and/or who are members of small groups, and/or who serve facilities in small communities and/or rural areas, VA and military hospitals and including those radiologists in a teleradiology capacity serving these communities, facilities, and/or practices.
- Identify, promote, and address issues of concern and to provide support for radiologists practicing emergency radiology as subspecialists (emergency radiologists) and general radiologists, in any practice setting, from solo practice to tertiary/academic centers, teleradiology practices, and including Military and VA facilities.
- Deal with topics outside the purview of single subspecialty areas of radiology and support committees that are not necessarily aligned with other ACR commissions.
ACR Small and Rural Practice Commission Expanded to Include Emergency Radiology
The ACR Board of Chancellors recently revised the name of the ACR Commission on General, Small and/or Rural Practice to the ACR Commission on General, Small, Emergency and/or Rural Practice (GSER). The move will better define the commission’s constituency to include emergency radiology. The updated purpose/goal of the GSER Commission is to: