Science & Education
The Quality Improvement Committee (QIC) provides radiology-specific training and education programs to support RSNA members and their team in facilitating practice assessment and quality improvement (QI). There are also several public and private national organizations and institutions that provide professionals with educational opportunities focused on general aspect of QI skills and quality leadership.
The links below will take you to additional RSNA QI Educational programs and activities.
Self-Assessment Modules (SAMs):
In 2008, RadioGraphics introduced a "Quality Initiatives" section. The articles that appear in this section help guide radiologists and radiology professionals in developing and implementing continuous QI in their practices.
Recent articles include:
Other Articles of Interest:
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: Sustaining and Spreading Quality Improvement: A Conversation With Julie Kliger, MPA, BSN, Director, Integrated Nurse Leadership Program, University of California San Francisco By The Innovations Exchange TeamAmerican Medical News:CT cancer risk prompts high-tech efforts to cut radiation dose By Kevin B. O'Reilly, amednews staff. Quality metrics seek to slash unneeded CT scans By Kevin B. O'Reilly, amednews staff Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: 2012 Annual Progress Report to Congress National Strategy for Quality Improvement in Health Care Submitted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Diagnostic Imaging: Data Mining and Analytics in Radiology By Whitney L.J. Howell
Practice Quality Improvement: How Do You Assess How You're Doing?
The American Board of Radiology
The American Board of Radiology provides Diplomates with current Information on its Maintenance of Certification/Practice Quality Improvement (PQI) Program on their website.
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