R-SCAN Results OCT 2018

Imaging 3.0 Case Studies

The Radiology Support and Alignment Network (R-SCAN) Imaging 3.0 Case Studies highlight how practices across the country have implemented R-SCAN and their success achieving improvements in high-value imaging care.

View the PDF of case studies and resources for referring clinicians.

 

In Sync

Radiologists and emergency department (ED) physicians use R-SCAN to bolster their relationship and improve imaging appropriateness for pediatric patients

 

Engaging the Physician

Using R-SCAN, radiologists collaborate with family medicine clinics to enhance imaging appropriateness of lumbar spine orders.

 

Quality’s Wider Scope

A co-management agreement helps one North Carolina radiology practice achieve its quality goals.

 

Homing in on Quality

Radiologists in rural western North Carolina strengthen their relationships with local physicians and reduce inappropriate imaging via R-SCAN.

 

Backed by Guidance

Hershey Medical Center’s R-SCAN project decreases inappropriate low back pain imaging and utilization in the ED.

 

Partners in Quality

Radiologists and ED physicians collaborate using R-SCAN to achieve a 45% improvement in appropriate CT ordering for pulmonary embolism.

 

Shaping Change from Within

Using R-SCAN as a transformation tool, a radiology group reduces inappropriate follow-up imaging by nearly 55% for patients with ovarian masses.

 

The Benefits of Collaboration

Radiologists and ED physicians partner on an R-SCAN project — successfully reducing unnecessary imaging for pulmonary embolism by 52%.

 

Quality’s Wider Scope

A co-management agreement helps one North Carolina radiology practice
achieve its quality goals.

 

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