Radiation Therapy Billing FAQ: Part One

Radiation Therapy Billing FAQ: Part One

February 11, 2020 Radiation Therapy Billing FAQ: Part One This is the first post in our Radiation Therapy Billing FAQ Series. Billing is an essential function in radiation therapy departments but can be challenging for any clinician. Certain codes can be interpreted...
TG-203 Overview

TG-203 Overview

December 5, 2019 TG-203 Overview The American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) recently published new guidance on the management of radiotherapy patients with pacemakers and cardiac defibrillators. Authored by Miften and Mihailidis, et. al., Task Group...
Are you ready for the ABR’s OLA?

Are you ready for the ABR’s OLA?

October 21, 2019 Are you ready for the ABR’s OLA? Starting in January 2020, the American Board of Radiology will be launching the Online Longitudinal Assessment (OLA) for boarded medical physicists that participate in Maintenance of Certification (MOC). This...
ACR Regulations for Treatment Planning

ACR Regulations for Treatment Planning

July 17, 2019 ACR Regulations for Treatment Planning Accreditation offers both an educational opportunity and a workflow challenge to meet standards set by an accrediting institution. In Radiation Oncology, common accrediting bodies include the American College of...
MPPG Reporting Recommendations: TG-315 Draft Review

MPPG Reporting Recommendations: TG-315 Draft Review

June 4, 2019 MPPG Reporting Recommendations: TG-315 Draft Review After spending all day working through a difficult treatment plan, there is nothing worse than having to spend additional time compiling all of the correct documentation. Even worse is finding out during...