Inside Quality and Safety eNews

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

Recent Issues

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 — 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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