PITTSBURGH, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Foundation Radiology Group, the premier provider of diagnostic imaging professional services for community hospitals, today announced that it was ranked by Radiology Business Journal as the 7th Largest Private Practice Group based upon total annual procedures interpreted as final. Radiology Business Journal also ranked Foundation Radiology Group as the 27th Largest Private Practice Group based upon FTE radiologists.
"We're very proud to be included on a list of such prestigious radiology groups. Our ability to effectively service our partners while achieving accuracy rates significantly above the national average validates our investments in our industry leading SAFR(SM) Proactive Quality Program. This accuracy, combined with our recent rankings, speaks to the efficiencies gained through the use of our INFRA-Care(SM) Technology Platform, our FREEDOM(SM) for Radiologists workflow solution and the quality and skill sets of our community and subspecialist physicians," said Tom Skelton, CEO, Foundation Radiology Group. "In such turbulent times, we are pleased that we are able to provide a secure work environment for our radiology team while offering them a quality work/life balance. It's this unique blend of talent, technology and culture that enables us to deliver top notch diagnostic professional services to community hospitals and their patients."
Foundation Radiology Group is a Pittsburgh-based radiology practice that brings the expertise of a large, highly-skilled team of imaging experts to community hospitals in Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Indiana, New York, Kentucky, Maryland and Virginia. By partnering with Foundation Radiology Group, community hospitals are able to rapidly expand the size of their imaging team and its capabilities in order to keep patients within their local community.
Read more about the Radiology Business Journal's rankings of the 50 Largest Private Radiology Practices here: http://www.imagingbiz.com/articles/view/the-50-largest-radiology-practices1
About Foundation Radiology Group
Foundation Radiology Group, a Pittsburgh–based radiology practice, was founded to revolutionize the practice of radiology in community healthcare settings. Our highly-trained physician team combines subspecialty services with state-of-the-art workflow solutions to provide hospitals, referring physicians, radiology groups and patients an elegant solution to their diagnostic imaging needs. We currently interpret over one million final reads annually with 24/7/365 coverage. We deliver industry-leading, clinically relevant turn-around times through a combination of our community hospital based radiologists and our subspecialized clinical team located in our Pittsburgh reading center.
Radiologists in Foundation Radiology Group are dedicated to positively impacting the quality of patient care throughout the medical community. The Foundation Radiology Group radiologist team offers expertise in every subspecialty, including Pediatric, Neuro, Mammo, MSK, PET/CT, Cardiac CT and Interventional radiology. We are pleased to be ranked one of the top radiology groups in the U.S. and the first multi-institutional radiology practice to receive Joint Commission accreditation.
Foundation Radiology Group delivers superior clinical results while strategically aligning with our customer's clinical and operational goals. Our intense focus on quality with our SAFR(SM) Quality Program along with our complete line of comprehensive radiology services allows hospitals to enhance and expand their service offerings to the local community resulting in patients staying within the community for their care.
For more information, visit www.foundationradiologygroup.com or call Jamie Abraham 412-223-2272.
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