Omicron’s Impact on PET-CT Scans

Omicron's Impact on PET-CT Scans

The Omicron variant may be responsible for a new FDG PET/CT uptake pattern discovered early this year. The Society for Nuclear Imaging and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) COVID-19 Task Force issued a news release on January 14, 2022, recommending that radiologists consider a previously undetected FDG PET/CT pattern may be associated with the Omicron variant of…

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So what’s RCM?

So what's RCM? Addressing denied claims and patient nonpayment can be a frustrating

By Neale Pashley Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) refers to a payment process that integrates an all-inclusive range of tools, practices, techniques and solutions that are closely interconnected to information and operational healthcare services. The goal of RCM is to ensure the healthcare provider or facility has a friction-free billing and payment process. An RCM Strategy…

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Why The Real Number Of Ransomware Attacks Is Higher Than You Think

Why The Real Number Of Ransomware Attacks Is Higher Than You Think|Why The Real Number Of Ransomware Attacks Is Higher Than You Think|Why The Real Number Of Ransomware Attacks Is Higher Than You Think

The number of ransomware attacks is higher than you think.¬†Recently, a University of Vermont network found that even more ransomware attacks have infected their hospitals. The same cybercrime gang that infected at least three other hospitals recently has also attacked University of Vermont Health Network, according to two sources from the investigation. Last week Wednesday,…

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The importance of Cybersecurity in This Era of Radiology

The importance of cybersecurity in this era of radiology

Continued digitization has brought tremendous benefits to health care, making the industry more connected and efficient than ever. However, with an overwhelming number of data and patient records located on interconnected networks, the importance of actively protecting it all cannot be overstated. Hackers have continually evolved and adapted with technology. They are always seeking new…

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