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Inside Quality & Safety eNews: September 2020

Physician Spotlight: Meet the Vice Chair of the ACR Commission on Quality and Safety and Chair, New Peer Learning Committee
New Modules: ACR Dose Index Registry
Lung Cancer Screening Facility Locator Tool
MIPS Updates: 2019, 2020, 2021
GRID: New Quality Measures and TAT Reporting
Closing the Results Follow-Up Loop
Changes to ACR Accreditation Programs
Emergency Medicine and Radiology Care Coordination Initiative
Meet the New Amis Fellows for Quality and Safety

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Inside Quality & Safety eNews: June 2020

Physician Spotlight: Meet the Incoming Chair of the ACR Commission on Quality and Safety
ACR 2020: Update on Practice Parameters and Technical Standards
GRID Updates: New Interactive Reports and Quality Measures
COVID-19 Response: Updates to NRDR Screening Registries
Registry Participation Changes to Achieve DICOE Distinction
ACR Unveils New Radiation Oncology Experiential Learning Program
New LCSR Interactive Reports — and Recent Enhancements

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Inside Quality & Safety eNews: March 2020

Modern Mammography QC: A New Phantom and Four Things to Consider
New ACR Accreditation Support Solution at Your Fingertips
Q&A With Mahadevappa Mahesh, MS, PhD, FAAPM, FACR, FIOMP
GRID 2.0 and New Quality Measures
New GRID TAT Report Coming Soon
New Modules: ACR Dose Index Registry

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Inside Quality & Safety eNews: December 2019

2019 Recap: ACR Annual Conference on Quality and Safety
Clinical Decision Support: Are Your Referrers Ready?
Patient-Focused Quality and Safety: Q&A With Nadja Kadom, MD
Gain Imaging Performance and Benchmark Insights With the CDS R-SCAN Registry
ACR Launches Lung Cancer Screening Campaign With New Resources
Coming Soon: New Manual on MR Safe Practices
ACR Convenes Multistakeholder MR Prostate Summit to Build Consensus and Develop Strategies
QCDR Update: New Quality Measures Potentially Available for Reporting
New ACR Accreditation Support Solution at Your Fingertips

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Quality and Safety eNews September 2019

Q&S Conference: Make a Difference
Q&A With Marta E. Heilbrun, MD, and Alex J. Towbin, MD
Modern Mammography QC: A New Phantom and Four Things to Consider
ACR Guidance Document on MR Safe Practices: 2019 Updates and Critical Information
R-SCAN Continues to Deliver Improvements in Utilization and High-Value Imaging
The General Radiology Improvement Database Prepares for GRID 2.0
QCDR Deadlines Approaching for 2019 MIPS Participation
Key Takeaways of the 2020 Quality Payment Program

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Quality and Safety eNews June 2019

ACR 2019: Update on Practice Parameters and Technical Standards
Three Steps to Achieve Evidence-Based Thyroid Reporting: TI-RADS Q&A With Peter A. Rosella, MD, MRMD
MQSA Proposed Rule Changes
TRIAD Eases Electronic Submission of Images for Accreditation
Field Review: 2020 Draft ACR Practice Parameters & Technical Standards
NRDR Update: New Modules, New Topics, New Leaders
Clinical Accreditation Reviewers Needed for Nuclear Medicine and PET
Transforming the Patient Experience
Meet the New Amis Fellows for Quality and Safety

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Quality and Safety eNews March 2019

Implementing CDS: A Q&A With Ryan K. Lee, MD, MBA
What Radiologists Need to Know About the 2019 Quality Payment Program
R-SCAN Value Add: Participants Gain 20 PI-CME Credits

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Quality and Safety eNews December 2018

10th ACR Annual Conference on Quality and Safety
ACR Debuts New CDS Registry
Volunteers Needed: Help Us Test New Quality Measures
Joint Commission Updates on Fluoroscopy
Key Takeaways for 2019 Quality Payment Program
Next-Generation Lung Cancer Screening
LCS Q&A With Debra S. Dyer, MD, FACR

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Quality and Safety eNews September 2018

Q&A With Jason N. Itri, MD, PhD
QCDR Deadlines Approaching for 2018 MIPS Participation
Registry Participation Is Now Required for Lung Cancer Screening Center Designation
CMS Moves Forward With AUC/CDS Deadline
Improve Your Mammography Performance
NEMA XR-29 Update: ACR Standard Verification Process and New FAQ
Meet the New Amis Fellows for Quality and Safety
New ACR Accreditation Campaign Showcases Patient Stories
How to Prepare for Your Accreditation Site Survey
Capitalize on New Opportunities at the ACR Annual Conference on Quality and Safety
R-SCAN Educational Materials for Rads to Share With Referrers

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Inside Quality and Safety — June 2018

ACR 2018: Update on Practice Parameters and Technical Standards
ACR Now Approved to Accredit DBT Units
Q&A With Matthew S. Davenport, MD
TRIAD Eases Electronic Submission of Images for Accreditation
Ultrasound Accreditation Program Updates
Clinical Decision Support Tool Includes ACR Select
Changes Within Our Q&S Team
Recognizing a Long-Time Leader in Quality and Safety
Welcoming a New Senior Advisor for Medical Physics
Three Ways to Generate R-SCAN Appropriateness Reports

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Inside Quality and Safety — December 2017

What’s New in R-SCAN
Peer Learning Focus at the ACR 2017 Conference on Quality and Safety
Incidental Findings: Q&A With Pari V. Pandharipande, MD, MPH
Quality Payment Program: Implementation in 2018 and Beyond

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Inside Quality and Safety — September 2017

EQUIP: Enhancing Quality Using the Inspection Program
New and Improved Version of TRIAD Streamlines Web-Based Image Submission
New Digital Mammography Quality Control Manual and Phantom for Accreditation
Keeping Up With Change in Breast Imaging
Quality Payment Program: Expansion and Flexibility
New Manual Helps Practices Stay Up-to-Date With CT Quality Control

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