HIPAA, Radiology Image Management and Research Studies
Radiology Image Management has been very actively revamping, updating and revising the way in which we support the patient care that takes place at UWHC while remembering that protecting PHI is a key focus.
One of the areas that has recently proven to be a great opportunity to get everyone on the same page is analyzing how we release or supply radiology images for research studies. A Research Request for Radiology Images standard operating guideline has been developed to clearly define what needs to be submitted to either Information Systems or Radiology Image Management so that the release of the radiology images for said study can occur in an effective and efficient manner.
Obtaining Medical Images (Patient Authorization Required)