New System to Measure and Report Cumulative Medical Radiation Exposure

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In recent years, new medical knowledge has raised concerns about the safety of radiation used in some medical diagnostic imaging tests. We now have a program to accurately measure how much cumulative radiation patients receive over their lifetime while getting medical treatment.​​

Improving Processes for Outpatient Care

By Linda Leckman M D
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One of the greatest challenges facing the health care field is the need to provide better care at a lower cost. At Intermountain Healthcare the largest nonprofit health care system in Utah — we've proven that it can be done in clinical primary care through a strong, coordinated focus on quality improvement. We've also learned some valuable lessons.​ ​