I recently compared QualityPath standards for hospitals and clinics that offer CT and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans to Consumer Reports’ list of five issues that you should consider before getting radiation-based imaging.
What kind of colorectal cancer screening is best? Which is most cost-effective? And what do I need to cover in my benefit plan?
One in 11 people who get care through The Alliance network has an outpatient CT or MRI each year. CT and MRI scans are so common that they might even seem like a “routine” test to many patients. So why does quality matter?
The next time you’re ailing, think twice before you urge the doctor to give you antibiotics.
Doctor or hospital? Which is most important when you’re facing a high-stakes procedure? Our answer is: Both.