Inside Quality and Safety eNews

Quarterly updates on ACR activities and issues related to quality and safety in radiology

Recent Issues

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 — March 2018

ACR Proposes 2018 Diagnostic Imaging Quality Measures Set
10 Years of Advancing Quality Improvement
DBT Accreditation Announcement
R-SCAN Hits Major Milestones Two Years After Launch
2018 Quality Measures: Q&A With David J. Seidenwurm, MD, FACR
NRDR Approved as QCDR for 2018
New, Improved TRIAD Streamlines Web-Based Image Submission
New Vehicle for Feedback on ACR Appropriateness Criteria
New Practice Parameters and Technical Standards
URGENT: Accreditation Reviewers Needed for CT

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Inside Quality and Safety — December 2017

CMS Moves Forward With AUC Mandate in 2018 MPFS Final Rule
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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