Navigation Links
Radiology Consultants of Iowa Leverages MedInformatix RIS to Manage 400,000 Exams per Year With Integrated Billing
Date:11/22/2011

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, Nov. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Radiology Consultants of Iowa, the largest private radiology practice in Iowa, satisfied their need for a modern RIS to replace their legacy system by selecting the MedInformatix Inc. Radiology Information System (RIS). Radiology Consultants of Iowa began using the MedInformatix RIS solution in September, 2011 in order to integrate billing, exam tracking, and scheduling for its own RCI Imaging Center and its 14 affiliated hospitals.

The RCI Imaging Center handles more than 400,000 exams per year and features full-service imaging including mammography, plain film, MRI, bone density testing, CT, thyroid therapy, and general radiology. The center performs 24/7 image reading that is not completed by outsourcers, all images are reviewed internally by RCI Imaging Center staff.  The 14 hospitals affiliated with RCI also utilize MedInformatix for integrated billing management, which has seen a substantial improvement in remittance time.

The legacy system previously used by the RCI Imaging Center was setup in 1998, and did not have the necessary features that would allow the company to operate in the modern healthcare arena. After an 18-month discovery process, the MedInformatix single-platform RIS was selected. "We were not interested in companies that did RIS and simply acquired a billing component and tried to tie them together," noted Joe Moore, Chief Information Officer at Radiology Consultants of Iowa. "MedInformatix provided a more complete electronic record with a simpler and more intuitive interface. During our discovery, we also saw the rules changed for Meaningful Use for radiology systems. Since MedInformatix was a fully certified EHR, we had an added incentive for choosing their service."

RCI Imaging Center previously used a host-based printing system with exams where documents were printed and manua
'/>"/>

SOURCE MedInformatix
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Society of Interventional Radiology Applauds Reports Uterine Fibroid Embolization Recommendations
2. Pivotal National Trial Uses Newest Interventional Radiology Treatment to Bust Blood Clots in Legs
3. AMICAS Launches Major New Version of Radiology Information System at RBMA 2009
4. Foundation Radiology Group Adds Shawn Kramer, Director of Client Services
5. Rcadia Medical Imaging Wins 2009 AuntMinnie.com Best New Radiology Vendor Award
6. Foundation Radiology Group Announces FRG Molecular Imaging Division, Led By Todd M. Blodgett, M.D.
7. Care to Care Licensed to Manage High-cost Radiology in Virginia
8. Jefferson Radiology Acquires Two Medical Imaging Center Offices
9. Central Kentucky Radiology Partners with AMICAS for Radiology Billing and RIS Solutions
10. Philips Showcases Interventional Radiology Solutions to Support Growing Need For Minimally-Invasive Procedures
11. MedQuist Features SpeechQ VTB for Radiology Solution at RSNA Convention
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/1/2015)... 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vzcw2v/americas_clinical ... Chemistry Analyzer Market by Product, by End-Users - Forecast to ... Clinical Chemistry Analyzers market is estimated to grow at a ... the U.S., Canada , Mexico ... Americas (RoA) are covered in this report. The ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... 1, 2015 Following yesterday,s release of Center for ... are five things you need to know: ... is unique among government programs. ... different than other parts of Medicare and other government programs ... bids to offer prescription drug benefits to enrollees. , ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pjbxjd/us_aco_it ) has announced ... Outlook 2018" report to their offering. ... ACO would grow at a CAGR of 22% during ... has been studied on three main grounds viz. spending ... Our research provides current market estimation and forecast till ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Americas Clinical Chemistry Analyzer (Semi-Automated Clinical Chemistry and Fully-Automated Clinical Chemistry) Market - Forecast to 2019 25 Things to Know About the CMS Part D Data Release 25 Things to Know About the CMS Part D Data Release 3United States ACO IT Spending Outlook 2014-2018 2
... March 3, 2011 Dynatronics Corporation (Nasdaq: ... FirstChoice Cooperative, a group purchasing organization (GPO) headquartered in ... 20,000 members nationwide.  The three-year agreement with FirstChoice is ... the third GPO contract signed in the past two ...
... MASI ) today announced that its management is ... Conference at the Ritz-Carlton in Laguna Niguel, Calif. on Tuesday, ... of the presentation will be available on the Masimo website ... be available following the live presentation. ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Dynatronics Signs Third GPO Contract in Two Months 2Masimo to Present at the Roth Growth Stock Conference 2
(Date:5/2/2015)... 02, 2015 As a nonsurgical ... of the face, neck and décolleté, radiofrequency energy ... real potential for the success of vulvovaginal rejuvenation. ... Clinical Advisory Council, ThermiGyn’s Women’s Health Clinical Advisory ... concluded that ThermiGyn’s temperature controlled radio frequency, specifically ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... Frisco, Texas (PRWEB) May 02, 2015 ... Frisco, Texas, is proud to announce the addition of ... Jen Widerstrom is a life long athlete, growing up ... fitness passion after college by becoming a personal trainer ... since been the face of several TV shows highlighting ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... Jusuru International has been awarded the prestigious 2015 ... flagship nutritional supplement, Liquid BioCell™ Life, and the relaunch ... logo, new packaging, new products, and new messaging. ... and promote programs that serve as examples of direct ... International for their outstanding accomplishments and contributions to direct ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... May 01, 2015 TROY Healthcare Solutions ... Southeast Regional User Group (RUG) Conference in Atlanta, GA ... Regional User Group Conference provides a forum for client-to-client ... support all aspects of electronic medical record operations, as ... software applications. , In addition to sponsoring the event, ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... KY (PRWEB) May 01, 2015 Ernst ... CEO, Dr. Joshua Rosenthal, Co-Founder & CSO, and Burak ... finalists for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® ... Ernst & Young is a global leader in ... to be one of the top audit companies ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Study Demonstrates Efficacy of Temperature Controlled Radiofrequency for Vulvovaginal Laxity 2Health News:Study Demonstrates Efficacy of Temperature Controlled Radiofrequency for Vulvovaginal Laxity 3Health News:IDLife LLC Announces New Partnership with Fitness Celebrity, Jen Widerstrom 2Health News:Jusuru International Receives 2015 DSA Ethos Award 2Health News:Jusuru International Receives 2015 DSA Ethos Award 3Health News:Jusuru International Receives 2015 DSA Ethos Award 4Health News:Jusuru International Receives 2015 DSA Ethos Award 5Health News:TROY Healthcare to Exhibit at the Cerner Southeast Regional User Group Conference 2Health News:TROY Healthcare to Exhibit at the Cerner Southeast Regional User Group Conference 3Health News:RowdMap, Inc. Named as a Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Award Finalist 2
... Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter , THURSDAY, May 19 ... is especially tough, say allergy experts. "Everyone always ... worst year ever for allergies," said Dr. David Rosenstreich, director ... in New York City. But this year those complaints ...
... from the American Cancer Society details cancer control efforts and ... contribute to cancer mortality. Increasing rates of obesity observed since ... decade, particularly among women and girls, but nearly one in ... Vaccination against the virus that causes cervical cancer is up, ...
... Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center,s Cutaneous Malignancies ... skin cancer screening event on Thursday, June 2 from 10am ... cancer prevention and offer free skin cancer screenings by appointment ... be a devastating disease, but when caught early it is ...
... of studies on whether moderate exercise can curb the ... an apparent contradiction: it seems to work in short-term, ... treatment trials. A new study may explain why and ... suggested in the results of research led by David ...
... Clinical Oncology (ASCO) today highlighted several studies in a ... posted online at www.asco.org in advance of ASCO,s 47th ... other major studies will be released in on-site press ... meeting, which is expected to draw approximately 30,000 cancer ...
... This release is available in German . ... future, doctors will be able to take a closer look at ... a few fractions of a second. It examines to a resolution ... images so quickly that the results are not blurred even if ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Springtime and the Sneezin' Is Easy 2Health News:Springtime and the Sneezin' Is Easy 3Health News:Report outlines successes, challenges in cancer prevention efforts 2Health News:Report outlines successes, challenges in cancer prevention efforts 3Health News:Exercise helps women fight smoking cravings, but effect is short-lived 2Health News:ASCO releases studies from upcoming annual meeting 2Health News:ASCO releases studies from upcoming annual meeting 3Health News:Microscope -- handy, quick and flat 2Health News:Microscope -- handy, quick and flat 3
Angled insertion forcep used for the Hydroview lens. Manufactured in titanium....
Titanium. Curved 18 mm shafts with 1.5 wide grasping tip. Flat, serrated cross action handle with dull finish....
30 degree angled tip with 45 mm tip opening. Made with lock. Manufactured in titanium....
Straight 25 gauge shaft with angled tip and sliding inner shaft. Shaft holds the proximal loop against the angled tip while handle in the normal state. Squeeze type handle with dull finish....
Medicine Products: