Clinicians get the critical imaging results late!!
"Referring clinicians failed to electronically acknowledge over one-third of abnormal imaging results in an outpatient setting, even when a computerized test result notification system designed to alert referring physicians was used, according to a paper from Texas. Providers were unaware of critical imaging results in 4% of cases as long as four weeks after reporting."
Clinicians get the critical imaging results late!! Reviewed by Sumer Sethi on Thursday, August 02, 2007 Rating: