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Digital Radiography

DR-300x159Digital radiography is a form of X-ray imaging, where digital X-ray sensors are used instead of traditional photographic film or computed radiography (CR) cassettes. Advantages include time efficiency through bypassing cassette readers or chemical processing and the ability to digitally transfer and enhance images. Less radiation is used to produce an image of similar contrast to conventional radiography or CR.

According to an article posted on ITN, “Now more than ever, hospitals and imaging clinics are trying to maximize the value of their imaging equipment, and digital radiography (DR) solutions in particular are proving to be a tremendous source of profit for many organizations. Doing more with less is the goal, and DR systems are providing beneficial reductions in the three most important areas — money, time and dose.

At Richardson Healthcare, we understand that our customers operate in an industry where efficiency and cost-savings are intertwined with patient care. Richardson Healthcare can help you achieve this while saving you time and money.

With the Thales Artpix™ EZ2GO, your CR room can be converted to DR in one day. Convert any x-ray system using CR immediately to DR with a drop-in EZ2GO DR detector. It’s the same size as a CR cassette! This solution is designed to meet the needs of radiologist and technicians using computed radiography (CR) that need to upgrade to Digital Radiography (DR).

 

Need one more reason to upgrade to DR?
Learn more about the Medicare payment reduction (20%) for providers submitting claims for analog x-ray studies starting in 2017.