ACR Select Now Available Through Epic EHR System

National Decision Support Company has announced the integration of the American College of Radiology’s ACR Select decision support software with Epic’s electronic health record software. The Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 requires that physicians consult appropriate use criteria prior to ordering certain diagnostic imaging procedures.

West Physics Named Fast-Growing Company for 7th Year in a Row

West Physics, an Atlanta-based company with a 48% 3-year growth rate, was recently included in the 2014 Inc 5000 list for the seventh year in a row, joining other long-term list veterans such as Intuit, Zappos, Under Armor, Microsoft, Patagonia, Pandora, and Otterbox.

ONC Updates Health IT Certification Guidelines

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT at the Department of Health and Human Services has issued a final rule that provides alternative certification criteria for heath IT and offers more flexibility for health IT developers, providers, and consumers.

MITA Talks Industry Goals with Brazilian Stakeholders

The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance has completed a week of meetings with regulators, health officials, and industry stakeholders in Brazil to discuss regulatory and commercial priorities for the country’s medical imaging and radiation therapy industries.