eMed(R) announces "First of its Kind" Radiology Business Report

Apr 26, 2001, 01:00 ET from eMed Technologies

    LEXINGTON, Mass., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- eMed Technologies, a leader in
 medical image management and distribution systems, today announced the
 availability of The Radiology Business Report #1.  The first installment in a
 series of industry white papers, this 24-page report is a first-of-its-kind
 study of the impact of the Internet on the business of radiology.
     eMed followed Bay Imaging Consultants and Summit Radiology, P.C., two of
 the first radiology groups to adopt eMed.net(TM), the company's web-enabled
 image and report distribution solution.  The report provides in-depth analysis
 of today's business of radiology and the issues that impact success in a
 highly-charged, competitive environment.  The paper also addresses why both
 practices chose to implement eMed.net for better working connections with the
 clinicians and referring physicians they serve.
     "Industry papers written to date make projections for how Web technology
 might impact healthcare," comments Caren Mason, eMed CEO, "The Radiology
 Business Report presents 'real world' business cases citing how two practices
 proactively addressed these competitive pressures with the power of the web.
 Even more compelling was the economic finding that practices can realize a
 cost benefit with as few as 1 out of 4 referring physicians using the
 service.."
     This installment is the first in a series to be developed by eMed.  The
 next report in the series will explore the evolution of image management
 technology.  The paper will also examine how PACS, Radiology Information
 Systems (RIS), and the Web work together to help hospitals and radiology
 groups deliver premiere service levels to clinicians and referring physicians,
 ultimately improving the quality of patient care.
     To obtain a copy of The Radiology Business Report, call 1-866-eMed-Now.
 
     About eMed Technologies
     eMed Technologies combines PACS, image management, web communications and
 marketing services into a complete business solution.  Their offerings,
 cost-effectively and significantly improve how radiologists, physicians,
 health care professionals, payors and others use and share medical images.
 eMed Ideal(TM) delivers results that help radiologists grow their businesses.
 By combining image management efficiency with the powerful web distribution
 and marketing tools of eMed.net, eMed Ideal empowers radiologists to manage
 more procedures, secure relationships with referring physicians and gain a
 competitive edge.  This full-service solution includes PACS components to
 capture, compress, distribute, display and store medical images, with web-
 enabled image and report distribution for clinicians.  For more information on
 eMed, visit their web site at www.emed.com.
 
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    LEXINGTON, Mass., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- eMed Technologies, a leader in
 medical image management and distribution systems, today announced the
 availability of The Radiology Business Report #1.  The first installment in a
 series of industry white papers, this 24-page report is a first-of-its-kind
 study of the impact of the Internet on the business of radiology.
     eMed followed Bay Imaging Consultants and Summit Radiology, P.C., two of
 the first radiology groups to adopt eMed.net(TM), the company's web-enabled
 image and report distribution solution.  The report provides in-depth analysis
 of today's business of radiology and the issues that impact success in a
 highly-charged, competitive environment.  The paper also addresses why both
 practices chose to implement eMed.net for better working connections with the
 clinicians and referring physicians they serve.
     "Industry papers written to date make projections for how Web technology
 might impact healthcare," comments Caren Mason, eMed CEO, "The Radiology
 Business Report presents 'real world' business cases citing how two practices
 proactively addressed these competitive pressures with the power of the web.
 Even more compelling was the economic finding that practices can realize a
 cost benefit with as few as 1 out of 4 referring physicians using the
 service.."
     This installment is the first in a series to be developed by eMed.  The
 next report in the series will explore the evolution of image management
 technology.  The paper will also examine how PACS, Radiology Information
 Systems (RIS), and the Web work together to help hospitals and radiology
 groups deliver premiere service levels to clinicians and referring physicians,
 ultimately improving the quality of patient care.
     To obtain a copy of The Radiology Business Report, call 1-866-eMed-Now.
 
     About eMed Technologies
     eMed Technologies combines PACS, image management, web communications and
 marketing services into a complete business solution.  Their offerings,
 cost-effectively and significantly improve how radiologists, physicians,
 health care professionals, payors and others use and share medical images.
 eMed Ideal(TM) delivers results that help radiologists grow their businesses.
 By combining image management efficiency with the powerful web distribution
 and marketing tools of eMed.net, eMed Ideal empowers radiologists to manage
 more procedures, secure relationships with referring physicians and gain a
 competitive edge.  This full-service solution includes PACS components to
 capture, compress, distribute, display and store medical images, with web-
 enabled image and report distribution for clinicians.  For more information on
 eMed, visit their web site at www.emed.com.
 
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