This phantom is used to determine the threshold contrast characteristics and to monitor performance of a radiographic or fluroscopic system. The phantom is an aluminium plate with a matrix of holes. All of the holes in a given row have a constant depth. All of the holes in a given column have a constant diameter. From this a 10 point curve is constructed by observing the shallowest depth hole that can be seen for each hole diameter.
Insights from over 1,000 patients reveal that even though patients are taking an increasingly active role in managing their healthcare, they still rely on an existing provider to select a specialist for them.
If you see Medicare patients, your practice will be reimbursed differently. The new policy goes into effect on January 1, 2017. Elation has dug deep into the details of the new Medicare rules, known as MACRA, and how it might affect your business. Read on to find out all you need to know