RSNA Hosts Webinar on the Economic Impact in Radiology From COVID-19

Topics included financial implications, protocol changes and offer a vendor’s perspective

RSNA hosted a webinar on the financial challenges facing the radiology community during the COVID-19 pandemic. Entitled, “The Economic Impact of COVID-19 in the Radiology Community”, the webinar will be held on Thursday, June 23 at noon (CT). The webinar was sponsored by Hyland Healthcare. The video is available on the RSNA YouTube channel, RSNAtube

The webinar discussed the business of radiology and how reductions in volume are affecting the bottom line. Also discussed were changes to imaging protocols and the effect on subspecialties. Representatives from Hyland provided insight to the vendor's perspective and how to cut through the red tape in times of crisis.

The webinar was moderated by Richard E Sharpe Jr., MD, MBA, radiologist, senior associate consultant, Mayo Clinic Arizona. 

Also participating in the webinar are Joseph J. Cavallo, MD, assistant professor, senior chief resident, Yale University; Bill Greco, RT(R) CNMT, senior business consultant, Hyland Healthcare; Stamatia Destounis MD, clinical professor, University of Rochester Imaging Sciences, Elizabeth Wende Breast Care, Rochester, NY; and Saduf Ali-Drakesmith, BSc Hons DR, healthcare manager, Solutions Team, International, Hyland Healthcare.


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Visit the updated RSNA COVID-19 Resources webpage for the latest RSNA announcements, radiology research, statements and guidelines, imaging data sets, industry resources, education links for radiology trainees and previous webinars.