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Radisphere to Launch New Software Company Enabling Healthcare Providers to Use Radiology to Improve Patient Outcomes and Lower Cost of Care

January 29, 2014

New Entity Combines Cloud Technology, Care Management Services, and 12 Years Expertise Delivering Standards-Based Radiology. Radisphere, a leading national radiology practice, today announced plans to launch an independent software company that will enable health systems and their existing radiologists to manage the shift toward value-based care and population health. The new company will sign non-compete […]

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Medicaid Patients in Florida Now Receive Higher Standard of Care Because of New Law Allowing Diagnostic Testing Results That Use Remote ‘Telemedicine’ Services

July 9, 2013

Newly Enacted HB 939 enables Florida health systems to benefit from teleradiology services that provide 24×7 diagnostic reports, significant cost savings, a national network of subspecialty radiologists, and better health outcomes for Medicaid beneficiaries. Radisphere, the leading provider of standards-based radiology delivery solutions for health systems, today announced that Medicaid patients throughout the state of […]

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Radisphere Continues to Advance Radiology Quality Standards and Transparency with Release of Q4 2012 Performance Scorecard

February 14, 2013

Latest Scorecard Reveals Radisphere Maintained a 99% Diagnostic Accuracy Rate. Radisphere , the leading cloud-based radiology services provider for hospitals and health systems, today announced the release of its Q4 2012 Quarterly Performance Scorecard. Radisphere’s Scorecard measures the performance of its radiology services relative to industry averages and its own stringent quality standards. By widely sharing these […]

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Board-Certified, Fellowship-Trained Neuroradiologist Joins Radisphere Team at Washington Adventist Hospital

January 8, 2013

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, announced the hiring of Asante M. Dickson, M.D. at Washington Adventist Hospital in Takoma Park, Maryland. Dr. Dickson and the Medical Director of Radiology, G. Paul Forsyth, M.D., are supported by a 37-person team of remote subspecialists in the areas of Musculoskeletal […]

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Radisphere Releases Q3 2012 Performance Scorecard – Continuing its Commitment to Quality, Accountability and Transparency

December 20, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, today announced its Q3 2012 Quarterly Performance Scorecard. The Q3 Scorecard highlights that Radisphere exceeded traditional industry standards for radiology performance metrics, which include Turnaround Times, Critical Findings Compliance, Call Coverage, Voice Recognition, Peer Review, and Subspecialty Expertise. This is the second quarterly release of these […]

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Radisphere Hires Dr. Jennifer Cranny as Radiology Medical Director at East Cooper Medical Center

December 11, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, today announced the hiring of Jennifer Ruth Cranny, M.D. as the Onsite Medical Director of Radiology at East Cooper Medical Center in Mount Pleasant, SC. A long-time resident of South Carolina, Dr. Cranny specializes in breast imaging. She is supported by a […]

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Radisphere Renews Contract with South Fulton Regional Medical Center to Provide Exclusive Radiology Services

November 28, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, today announced that South Fulton Medical Center in East Point, Georgia has renewed its contract for exclusive radiology services through 2013. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed. According to Anthony Davis, South Fulton’s Director of Radiology, “Radisphere is a radiology services […]

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Radisphere Helps Bring New Imaging Procedure to California’s Adventist Medical Center – Hanford to Aid in Stroke Diagnosis and Management

November 7, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, today announced that it has helped implement a new imaging procedure for the medical staff at Adventist Medical Center – Hanford in California. The procedure, known as a computed tomography (CT) brain perfusion exam, can provide better diagnostic information for suspected stroke […]

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Radisphere First Radiology Group to Release Performance Scorecard in Recognition of National Healthcare Quality Week — Extending its Commitment to Quality Performance, Accountability and Transparency

October 17, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, today becomes the first radiology group to measure and publicly release its practice quality performance metrics. Radisphere is releasing its first Quarterly Performance Scorecard highlighting Q2 2012 results. The release coincides with National Healthcare Quality Week, a dedicated week sponsored by the National Association […]

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Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Center Selects Radisphere as New Radiology Services Partner

September 28, 2012

In response to the demand for more rapid and efficient medical imaging services, Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Center announced today that it has selected Radisphere as its new radiology services partner. The Radisphere partnership will provide the medical staff at Shands Lake Shore and the Lake Shore Imaging Center with comprehensive subspecialty radiology coverage […]

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Radisphere Partners with National Rural Health Association to Provide High Quality, Lower Cost Radiology Services to the Rural Hospital Community

September 25, 2012

Shows Commitment to Bringing its Standards-based Delivery Model to Small Hospitals. Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, today announced that it has partnered with the National Rural Health Association (NRHA) to bring high quality, lower cost radiology services to the rural hospital community. Radisphere’s Gold Partnership demonstrates its commitment […]

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South Nassau Communities Hospital Selects Radisphere as New Radiology Services Partner

September 13, 2012

Oceanside, NY…, South Nassau Communities Hospital (www.southnassau.org) has partnered with Radisphere National Radiology Group (www.radisphereradiology.com) to significantly increase the hospital’s capacity to provide medical imaging services, subspecialty radiology coverage, and final reports 24/7/365. “After a thorough evaluation of many radiology providers, we selected Radisphere because of its strong commitment to quality standards, its customer-service approach […]

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The Radiology Quality Institute Announces Webcast to Help Hospitals Measure and Achieve Radiology Performance Excellence

August 28, 2012

September 12 Live Session Will Outline Standards-Based Radiology Quality Assessment. The Radiology Quality Institute (RQI), a collaborative research organization dedicated to the identification and promotion of radiology quality standards and process improvements, today announced a free webcast entitled “Achieving Performance Excellence: The Case for Standards-Based Radiology Quality Assessment” on September 12, 2012 at 2:00 PM EDT.Click here to […]

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Radiology Quality Institute eBook Defines Quality Standards in Radiology: Quality Standards are Essential to Measurably Improve Radiology Care

August 14, 2012

The Radiology Quality Institute (RQI), a research organization dedicated to the identification and promotion of radiology quality standards and process improvements, today announced the availability of an eBook entitled “10 Best Practices for Remodeling Radiology.” The eBook examines emerging benchmarks and standards that hospitals can use to gauge the quality and measure the performance of […]

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Radisphere Launches Radiology Quality Institute to Identify and Promote Radiology Quality Standards and Process Improvements — Radisphere to Make Quality Data Available for Research Purposes

August 9, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, today launched the Radiology Quality Institute (RQI). The RQI is a collaborative research organization dedicated to the identification and promotion of radiology quality standards and process improvements in order to improve health care delivery. The RQI has a focused research agenda to identify and […]

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Radisphere Announces Team of Board-Certified, Onsite Radiologists at NCH Healthcare System

August 2, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, announced the hiring of its team of full-time onsite radiologists at NCH Healthcare System in Naples, Florida. The onsite radiologists are supported by a 50-person team of subspecialists in the areas of Musculoskeletal Radiology, Neuroradiology, Body Imaging, Nuclear Medicine, Cardiac Radiology, Pediatric Radiology and […]

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Radisphere Announces Contract Renewal with El Centro Regional Medical Center

July 17, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, today announced that El Centro Regional Medical Center (ECRMC) in El Centro, California has renewed its exclusive contract with Radisphere to provide radiology services through 2017. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed. According to Tomas Virgen, ECRMC’s Chief Operating Officer, […]

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Radisphere iPhone Application Speeds Delivery of Critical Radiology Information to Improve Quality of Care

July 3, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, today announced the Radisphere iPhone® application to further improve the speed and quality of radiology services at its hospital clients. The secure application provides referring physicians with access to Final Reports, Addendums, and Critical Findings. Physicians are alerted via push notifications when […]

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Radisphere Announces Contract Renewal with Lima Memorial Health System

June 25, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, today announced that Lima Memorial Health System (LMHS) in Lima, Ohio has renewed its exclusive contract with Radisphere to provide radiology services through 2015. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed. According to LMHS’s Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer […]

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Radisphere Joins Clarity PSO to Advance Radiology Quality: Highlights Need for a “Just Culture” in Responding to Medical Errors

June 5, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, today announced that it is the first radiology group to voluntarily participate in Clarity Group Inc.’s Patient Safety Organization (PSO). Clarity PSO, a Division of Clarity Group, Inc. (www.claritygrp.com), was one of the first PSOs to be federally listed and certified by […]

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Radisphere Wins the Red Herring Top 100 North America Award

June 1, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the largest and fastest growing national radiology group in the United States, today announced it has been named a Red Herring Top 100 North America winner, making it the only radiology services provider and one of only three healthcare company winners. “This recognition is significant validation for our business model – one that is utilizing […]

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Radisphere Webinar to Help Community Hospitals Improve Radiology

May 22, 2012

May 30 Session Will Address Best Practices in Running an RFP Process, Avoiding Common Obstacles in the Transition. Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the national radiology group that is defining quality standards in radiology, today announced a complimentary webinar that will share best practices for running an effective RFP process for radiology services. The “How to Run a […]

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Radisphere Named a Finalist for the 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Americas Award

May 21, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the national radiology group that is defining quality standards in radiology, announced today it has been selected as a Finalist for Red Herring’s Top 100 Americas award, a prestigious list honoring the year’s most promising private technology ventures in North America. The Red Herring editorial team selected the most innovative companies from a pool of hundreds across […]

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Radisphere Launches New Website Highlighting Radiology Standards and Quality

May 16, 2012

Radisphere, the national radiology group that is defining quality standards in radiology, today announced that it has launched a new corporate website, www.radisphereradiology.com. The site is for community hospital administrators, medical staffs, radiology directors, or anyone looking to learn about a radiology delivery model that demonstrably improves quality and diagnostic accuracy, medical staff satisfaction and administrative […]

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Radisphere Announces Recent Contract Renewals from Community Hospitals

May 8, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the national radiology group that is defining quality standards in radiology, today announced that it has secured multi-year contract renewals with two key hospital customers. They include: Wooster Community Hospital, a 150-bed acute care facility that has been named to the Thomson Reuters “100 Top Hospitals” list three times and serves as a […]

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Radisphere Releases Next Quality Update Piece: “Preventing Wrong Events in Radiology”

March 16, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphereradiology.com), the only radiology provider offering proven accessibility and accountability to community hospitals, today announced availability of its next “Quality Update” piece as part of its “The Final Read on Quality” initiative.  In the piece entitled “Preventing Wrong Events in Radiology,” the case is made for utilizing the Universal Protocol in radiology to help prevent […]

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McKinsey & Company Alum Hank Schlissberg to Lead Radisphere’s Sales and Business Development

February 29, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphere.net), the only radiology provider offering proven accessibility and accountability to community hospitals, , today announced Hank Schlissberg has joined the executive team as Senior Vice President of Business Development. In this role, he will lead the sales organization, build strategic relationships with hospital systems and payors, and identify new business opportunities. “Hank’s extensive […]

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Radisphere 2011 Milestones: Celebrates 10th Anniversary and Impressive Customer Growth

January 12, 2012

Radisphere (www.radisphere.net), the only radiology provider offering proven accessibility and accountability to community hospitals, today announced several important milestones in 2011. “Along with completing our tenth year in practice, we are very excited to see a growing interest in our standards-based approach to radiology delivery,” said Scott Seidelmann, CEO and President of Radisphere. “We believe […]

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Survey Confirms that Radisphere Meets Needs of Community Hospital Physicians

December 21, 2011

As the complexity and demands of radiology services increase, Radisphere (www.radisphere.net) finds that it is meeting the needs of physicians at client hospitals, according to a recent survey. Radisphere, the only radiology provider offering proven levels of accessibility and accountability to community hospitals, announced the findings of an annual medical staff survey. According to the […]

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Hospital Efficiency, Patient Safety Pioneer Randall Lipps Joins Radisphere Board of Directors

November 9, 2011

Radisphere (www.radisphere.net), the only radiology provider offering proven accessibility and accountability to community hospitals, today announced the appointment of Randall A. Lipps to its board of directors. Mr. Lipps is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ: OMCL), a leading provider of systems that enable healthcare facilities to increase operational efficiency, enhance patient safety, and allow […]

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New KLAS Report Reveals Radisphere Provides Superior Turnaround Times and Quality Reports for Radiology Services

October 21, 2011

Radisphere (www.radisphere.net), the only radiology provider offering greater levels of accessibility and accountability to community hospitals, today announced that a recent KLAS report revealed Radisphere had the highest score in the area of report quality (8.3) and high marks for final report turnaround times (8.6). These marks led to an exceptional level of satisfaction among Radisphere’s clients […]

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Radisphere Initiative, “The Final Read on Quality,” Supports Community Hospitals’ Ongoing Quality Programs

October 19, 2011

Radisphere (www.radisphere.net), the first and only accountable radiology provider serving community hospitals, today announced it will implement a wide-ranging quality initiative through 2012. “The Final Read on Quality” initiative will help hospitals improve patient care and radiology performance through ongoing client quality efforts that also help fulfill Joint Commission requirements for ongoing professional practice evaluation. The […]

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Internationally Recognized Radiologist Thomas Pope, M.D., FACR Joins Radisphere’s Clinical Leadership Team

September 27, 2011

Radisphere (www.radisphere.net), a leading provider of quality on-site/off-site radiology services to community hospitals, today announced it has added Thomas Pope, M.D., FACR to its Clinical Specialty Board. Dr. Pope is a dedicated breast imaging specialist. Such specialists can detect more cancers (such as breast cancer) and early-stage cancers, recommend more biopsies, and recall fewer patients for additional […]

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Radisphere Survey Reveals Radiologists Value Their Peer Network and Attribute Improvements in Quality and Productivity to Technology

August 30, 2011

Radisphere, the market leader in software-enabled physician services, today announced the results of its annual Radiologist Satisfaction Survey, which looked to gauge overall satisfaction and perspective regarding the company’s unique service delivery model, among its radiologists. The survey found that radiologists value peer collaboration and feedback: 88% of respondents said that the ability to consult […]

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Radisphere Appoints Alison Shurell as Chief Marketing Officer

July 28, 2011

Radisphere, the market leader in software-enabled physician services, today announced that it has added Alison Shurell to the executive management team as chief marketing officer. In this role, Shurell will lead Radisphere’s strategic marketing activities, brand management, client acquisition and retention initiatives, and public relations to facilitate growth of the company. “Alison’s leadership and proven […]

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Radisphere Adds Fifth Kentucky Hospital

January 3, 2011

Radisphere National Radiology Group, a leading, national full-service radiology interpretations provider, has added Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center of Leitchfield, KY to its four other clients in the state. Radisphere will provide a combination of on-site and remote interpretation services as well as full night-time radiology coverage, all with final interpretations. “One of the biggest […]

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Radisphere National Radiology Group Secures Series C Financing

November 16, 2010

Radisphere National Radiology Group, a leading, national radiology provider, today announced that it has secured $27.5 million in Series C financing. The financing round was led by Maverick Capital and included existing investor Oak Investment Partners. “This strategic round will allow us to continue to make investments in our technology platform and support infrastructure to […]

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Radisphere Elects National Health Care Leader as New Board Member

November 2, 2010

Radisphere National Radiology Group, a leading, national full-service radiology interpretations provider, today announced the appointment of Martha H. Marsh to its board of directors. Ms. Marsh has served as president and chief executive officer of Stanford Hospital and Clinics from 2002 through 2010 where she led a major organizational turnaround. “We are thrilled to have […]

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Radisphere Adds Two California Hospitals to Client List

October 19, 2010

Radisphere National Radiology Group, a leading, national full-service radiology interpretations provider, has added two additional California community hospitals to its growing list of clients. Sierra Kings District Hospital in Reedley has been utilizing Radisphere’s complete radiology professional services since going live in September and Hi-Desert Medical Center in Joshua Tree will begin operations beginning October […]

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Radisphere Implements On-Site Radiology Bridge (ORB™)

September 23, 2010

Radisphere National Radiology Group, a leading, national full-service radiology interpretations provider, has implemented software technology utilized by their on-site staff radiologists at a hospital client site. The On-Site Radiology Bridge (ORB™) links the on-site staff radiologists to Radisphere’s custom engineered radiology workflow system, radii™, the same system that is utilized by all remote RadisphereSM radiologists. The deployment […]

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Radisphere to Provide Radiology Services to South Carolina Hospitals

September 1, 2010

Radisphere National Radiology Group, a leading, national full-service radiology interpretations provider, has secured agreements with two Tenet Healthcare facilities—Hilton Head Hospital of Hilton Head, SC and East Cooper Medical Center of Mt. Pleasant, SC—to provide a combination of on-site and remote interpretation services as well as full night-time radiology coverage, all with final interpretations. Services […]

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At Radisphere, Radiology Complaints Are Used to Enhance Quality and Performance

July 24, 2010

Radisphere (www.radispheregroup.com), the largest and fastest-growing national radiology group in the United States, today addressed how, at Radisphere, complaints are used to improve overall radiology services. For Radisphere, complaints are welcomed from clients because they are seen as opportunities to improve the delivery model and level of service. For example, hospitals using traditional radiology groups […]

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