Today we’re dealing with a confusing topic with significant clinical, technical and legal ramifications. Specific retention requirements—like screening conventions themselves—vary widely by country as well as locally at the province/state level. In general, retention of prior film and digital images falls into two very different camps:

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TnTvRPBRrW0] Rick Perez, Radiology Administrator, Winthrop University (Mineola, NY), he is also a member of Carestream’s Advisory Group, a collective of medical professionals that advises the company on healthcare IT trends,  discusses new developments in radiology that excite him the the most. Integrated, rule-based systems that