Collaboration with Referring Providers
Case studies demonstrating collaboration with referring providers to improve evidence-based care using the R-SCAN tools and resources — use R-SCAN™ or other innovative strategies for a project to promote improved communication around value-based care
Using ACR’s new CDS R-SCAN Registry interactive report, New York City’s Jamaica Hospital significantly improves high-value CT imaging in the ED.
Engaging the Physician
Baylor College of Medicine radiologists collaborate with family medicine clinics to enhance imaging appropriateness of lumbar spine orders.
Partners in Quality
Radiologists and ED physicians affiliated with Main Line Health achieve a 45 percent improvement in appropriate CT ordering for PE.
Backed by Guidance
Hershey Medical Center’s R-SCAN project decreases inappropriate low back pain imaging and utilization in the emergency department.
Homing in on Quality
Asheville Radiology Associates in rural western North Carolina are strengthening their relationships with local physicians and reducing inappropriate imaging via R-SCAN.
The Benefits of Collaboration
Baylor College of Medicine radiologists and emergency department physicians collaborate on an R-SCAN project — successfully reducing unnecessary imaging by 52 percent.
Ordering Done Right
A nurse practitioner affiliated with the Veterans Affairs Health System in Indiana uses R-SCAN as an educational tool to improve nuclear stress test ordering by 27 percent.