RedRick Technologies helps Texas Children's Hospital Realize their Vision for a New Centralized Multispecialty Reading Room

Fostering radiology staff communications, collaboration and customer service

Oct 09, 2015, 10:00 ET from RedRick Technologies

MOUNT BRYDGES, Ontario, Oct. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- RedRick Technologies, a provider of ergonomic radiology furniture, monitor mounting solutions and reading room design guidance, is helping Texas Children's Hospital's Department of Pediatric Radiology realize their vision of a reading room "ballroom concept."  RedRick Technologies provided ergonomic design guidance and radiologist reading workstations that are facilitating productivity, clinical collaboration and teaching.

Dr. George Bisset, radiologist-in-chief and Edward B. Singleton Chair of Pediatric Radiology at Texas Children's Hospital, in Houston has led the charge to implement his radiology "Ballroom" vision. This involved consolidating a variety of radiology subspecialists into a single, centralized location. "My goal is to facilitate radiology department productivity through efficient interactions among our staff, and with referring clinicians, by addressing common challenges affecting larger, more distributed organizations," notes Bisset. "RedRick Technologies helped us realize we could not achieve these goals without optimizing reading room space utilization, lighting, sound control and ergonomics.

RedRick Technologies partnered with the cross-functional planning team to ensure the final design plans addressed radiology staff concerns about noise control and lighting, in addition to providing the ergonomic workspaces. "Our goal is to supplement the expertise of the architectural and facilities planning team," says Greg Patrick, President of RedRick Technologies. "Because we focus on reading room environments, we understand radiologists unique work requirements and how good ergonomic principles should manifest themselves across the reading room design continuum."

Bisset feels the new reading environment is helping his staff to achieve their productivity goals and provide a more consultative service. "The new reading room creates an environment that allows the radiologists' expertise to be conveyed effectively without the fatigue often caused by repeated and unintended interruptions. Efficient interactions between radiology staff and the clinical specialists are giving rise to ad-hoc collaborations that are building camaraderie between physicians and benefiting clinical care."

About RedRick Technologies
RedRick Technologies designs, develops, and optimizes reading room environments, and the ergonomic workspaces they synergistically incorporate. You know us best from our sturdy and carefully designed ergonomic workstations and monitor mounting solutions, however, our expertise encompasses space design, environmental control, lighting, and acoustics; all factors that must work together to optimize radiology reading room design. Over the last 12 years we have been helping our clients maximize department productivity, workflow, and space utilization, and ensure reading environments support the operational goals of both Radiology and the healthcare enterprise. Our four-step process ensures you maximize your department's productivity, workflow, and space utilization, through an optimized radiology reading room design. Let RedRick help you realize a reading environment that facilitates your transition from volume-based to value-based imaging. Learn more by contacting us at 1-800-340-9511 and at

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