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Where the Health Care Money Is: Radiology

Office Visits, Operations and Drugs Are Not the Only Expenses to Consider

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The health care system seems to be keeping tracking of every cookie a consumer eats these days and every blood pressure check the consumer misses.

Primary care physicians feel as if they're being put through a cost-saving meatgrinder.

attention to RBM trends.

"Studies have suggested that 20% to 50% of all imaging procedures are unnecessary," Howat said. "There are huge savings to be realized and unnecessary patient risk to be avoided."

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