Radiology Medical Consultants Goes Live on eRAD's Cloud to Manage Distributed
GREENVILLE, S.C., Nov. 16, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- eRAD, a division of
RadNet, Inc. (Nasdaq:RDNT), announced today that Radiology Medical
Consultants, Inc. (RMC) of Bingham Farms, MI has installed eRAD's uniRAD
solution to provide a consolidated imaging workflow from the various disparate
DICOM modalities and PACS systems for which it reads.
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RMC's radiologists provide diagnostic reading services for multiple imaging
providers, each utilizing a unique PACS system or, in some cases, mobile
imaging modalities. RMC chose eRAD's uniRAD consolidated workflow management
for its ability to aggregate studies from multiple disparate sites into a
single worklist which can be accessed via eRAD's cloud. All reading, dictation
and transcription, is performed using one integrated product which is easily
accessible via the Internet.
"Prior to using eRAD, we had a highly manual (and messy) process for
aggregating the clinical documentation and images and then dictating,
transcribing, editing, signing and distributing reports," said Rick
Chesbrough, M.D., President and CEO of RMC."We have seen our efficiency go up
by an order of magnitude now that we are using eRAD, and it was easy to
deploy, given they provide all of the IT infrastructure when utilizing the
cloud.It's a lot like subscribing to a cell phone plan," added Dr.
"More and more we are seeing radiologists purchase their own systems to
aggregate and manage data into a single system for reading.Gone are the days
when a radiologist can afford to log onto to several disparate systems in a
day to do their work.The efficiency just isn't there in this age of declining
reimbursement," according to Seth Koeppel, SVP Sales at eRAD."The eRAD
solution can handle multiple vendor inputs even as it reduces IT complexity."
Radiology Medical Consultants, P.C. (RMC) is an outpatient-based radiology
group providing professional diagnostic imaging interpretations for x-ray,
general and vascular ultrasounds, echocardiograms, CT, MRI, nuclear medicine
and mammography. With offices located in Bingham Farms, MI, RMC provides
quality teleradiology services to clients throughout the United States. Its
mission is to help improve radiology services for physician clients and
outpatient imaging colleagues by providing efficient and timely
interpretations. Radiology Medical Consultants, P.C., is a HIPAA-compliant
business partner. For more information, visit
About eRAD, Inc.
eRAD offers a complete suite of workflow solutions for the imaging industry.
Its Meaningful Use-ready RIS, web-based PACS, and multi-site workflow
solutions are used by teleradiology businesses, specialty reading groups,
multi-site reading groups, hospitals and outpatient imaging centers. With over
260 customers in the US and several other countries, eRAD's solutions are
available as cloud-based hosted solutions, or as in-house enterprise
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About RadNet, Inc.
RadNet, Inc. is a national market leader providing high-quality,
cost-effective diagnostic imaging services through a network of 237
fully-owned and operated outpatient imaging centers. RadNet's core markets
include California, Florida, Maryland, Delaware, Rhode Island, New Jersey and
New York. Together with affiliated radiologists, and inclusive of full-time
and per diem employees and technologists, RadNet has over 6,300 employees.
For more information, visit www.radnet.com.
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For more information, visit erad.com
Seth Koeppel, SVP Sales
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