Monthly Archives: October 2015

MRI Equipment, Protocols, and Radiologists’ Expertise May Create Variability in Imaging Quality

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Written by Kristin Della Volpe Commentary by Richard J. Herzog, MD, FACR and Peter G. Whang, MD, FACS In an examination of the variability in quality of magnetic resonance imaging (MRIs) in the diagnosis of spine disorders, Richard J. Herzog, MD, FACR, identified 3 factors that can contribute to the accuracy and diagnostic utility of … Read More

Spreemo Challenges the Commoditization of Radiology at First Annual California Radiology Forum

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Gathering Leading Radiologists to Forge Consensus Around Quality New York, NY (October 19, 2015) – To combat misperceptions of radiology as a commodity, value-driven health platform Spreemo hosted its inaugural California Radiology Forum in conjunction with the California Radiological Society’s Annual Meeting on October 3. The forum addressed the need to identify objective quality metrics that drive more accurate … Read More

Spreemo Appoints Industry Veteran Don Duford to Chair New Spreemo Council for Quality-Based Care

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Creating Collaboration between Payers and Providers with a Focus on Quality and Improved Patient Outcomes New York, NY (October 6, 2015) – Spreemo is pleased to announce the creation of the Spreemo Council for Quality-Based Care and the appointment of industry-veteran Don Duford as its Chairperson. The Council will include executives from across the workers’ compensation and group … Read More