American College of Radiology (ACR) CEO William T. Thorwarth Jr., MD, FACR, is planning to retire on June 30, 2024, after 10 years at the helm of the association.
The six current and eight planned
registries can collect and curate images and diverse clinical data from multiple practice settings to produce large data sets that enable researchers to address complex scientific questions and produce results applicable across various care settings, geographic locations, and multiple populations.
The American College of Radiology (ACR) Education Center is expanding its offerings to include a series of micro-courses covering a variety of specialties.Read More
The American College of Radiology, Society of Breast Imaging, patient advocates and others secured an extension of the moratorium on 2009 and 2016 United States Preventive Services Task Force Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines from Dec. 31, 2021, to Dec. 31, 2022.Read More
As a result of advocacy by an American College of Radiology-led medical coalition, the newly-passed Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 includes a significant reduction in anticipated Medicare provider payment cuts due to evaluation and management coding changes.Read More
ACR Pressing Congress to Stop Medicare Cuts and Improve Surprise Billing Policy in Year-End Legislation
As the congressional session draws to a close, American College of Radiology (ACR) officials are continuing to engage House and Senate offices to avert Medicare provider cuts and improve surprise billing protections in year-end legislation.Read More