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Electronic Medical Record System Update

On January 24th, 2015 Victor Valley Imaging will be replacing our Electronic Medical Record system allowing us to provide better service to both you and your patients. This new, meaningful use certified system will become the backbone of future tools providing you better access to information about the radiologic care of you patients.

If you access images though our portal, we will be introducing a new portal called CONNECT that will replace the portal you are using today. Your marketing representative will provide you with more information before any changes are made to your online access.

We ask for your patience […]

By |January 16th, 2015|News|0 Comments

MRI Screening for Ruptured Breast Implant

Breast implants are one of the more commonly performed plastic surgery procedures in the United States. More than 285,000 women received breast implants in 2014. Although it has been clearly demonstrated that ruptured implants do not cause harm, women should consider potential complications when making the personal decision to have breast implants. A ruptured breast implant is one such risk.

What is a Ruptured Breast Implant?

A breast implant rupture occurs when a breast implant breaks. When a saline breast implant ruptures, it is usually noticeable right away because the saline tends to leak quickly. Saline that leaks into the body will […]

By |December 15th, 2014|News, Women's imaging|0 Comments

RadNet Joins Exchange of Ideas at 2014 RSNA Annual Meeting

In 2014, the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) celebrates its 100th consecutive year hosting one of the world’s premier forums on radiology. The annual meeting of the RSNA is a meeting place for radiologists, medical physicists and other medical professionals from around the globe to gather and exchange ideas. To help promote education and partnership in radiology, RadNet planned a significant presence at the 2014 RSNA Annual Meeting.

Promoting the science and practice of radiology for 100 years

RSNA LogoOver the course of 100 years, the annual meeting of the RSNA […]

By |December 3rd, 2014|News|0 Comments

Low-Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening: Frequently Asked Questions

Low-Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening: Frequently Asked Questions

The United States Preventive Service Task Force (USPSTF) recently issued guidelines promoting the use of low-dose computed tomography (CT) to screen for lung cancer in select patient populations. While lung cancer screening is not recommended for all patients, the following information can help to inform discussions with your physician.

Who is a candidate for lung cancer screening with low-dose CT?

According to USPSTF guidelines, candidates for lung cancer screening with low-dose CT include:

Patients aged 55 to 80 who are current smokers or former smokers that quit within the past 15 […]

By |December 2nd, 2014|News|2 Comments

Medicare to Offer Lung Cancer Screening Insurance Coverage

In a decision that could potentially save countless lives, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will provide insurance coverage through Medicare for lung cancer screening with low-dose computed tomography (CT). Around 10 million individuals at high-risk for developing lung cancer based on a personal history of tobacco use will benefit. […]

By |November 18th, 2014|News|0 Comments
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