Image Sharing Town Hall

Thursday, Dec. 05, 2019


In a Town Hall hosted by RSNA, The Sequoia Project and Carequality on Monday, David S. Mendelson, MD, The Mount Sinai Health System; Donald Rucker, MD, U.S. National Coordinator of Health Information Technology; Curtis Langlotz, MD, PhD, RSNA Board member; Geraldine B. McGinty, MD, ACR board of chancellors chair and others presented on the importance of providing convenient and secure access to medical images for patients and care providers. They discussed plans to leverage the existing Carequality Interoperability Framework, which is used at tens of thousands of care sites across the U.S. to exchange over 80 million patient documents each month. Imaging vendors LifeImage, Ambra Health and Philips have committed to the project.