Industry news: teleradiology by the numbers

If accuracy and efficiency are two of the most important requirements for a modern radiology service, new figures from Telemedicine Clinic shows teleradiology can offer them both in spades. In 2017, the company was dealing with up to around 500 on-call scans a night, with up to 95% of readings being performed within an hour. […]

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Radiology lives: the ultimate spineless patient

A computer tomography (CT) team at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) faced an unusual challenge as part of a nano-CT project discussed in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences last year: they had problems seeing the patient, let alone the scan. That’s because the CT in question was of a velvet worm or […]

It’s official: fatigue affects results in teleradiology

We all know the challenges of our profession. We hold people’s lives in our hands every day, and clinical accuracy and excellence are vital in everything we do – there is too much at stake for it to be any other way. That’s why TMC has always attached such great importance to its procedures, its […]

27% improvement in radiology reporting efficiency: sound good?

At the end of last year, we reported on a trial of TMC’s Collaborative Diagnostic Network (CDxN) in Sweden. It resulted in five hospitals in the Västra Götaland Region (VGR) improving radiology reporting efficiency by 27% after setting up an IT network to share magnetic resonance (MR) body cases across all the subspecialists. Discrepancy levels […]

Meet the kite-surfing TMC radiologist who’s “living the dream” on the Sunshine Coast

TMC’s flexible approach down under, now means radiologists have the option of swapping the big city for something more peaceful and quiet in some of Australia’s more remote, but stunningly beautiful areas. Technology is breaking down barriers and giving TMC radiologists better opportunities and more flexibility than ever before.  Meet Dr. Rickard Bohnmark, TMC radiologist, […]

TMC audit confirms: quality is job one

At TMC, quality is job one. That’s why we took the decision in 2015 to start working with external auditors to independently assess the quality of our radiology reporting services. Since then, as part of our quality improvement cycle, we have arranged regular audits in each section providing us with regular and valuable feedback on […]