Rad Plan Minutes 2014-10-02

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  • Fred Behlen - Laitek (RAD Plan)
  • Michael Bohl - Radiology Group Imaging (RAD Tech)
  • Chris Carr - RSNA (non-voting)
  • Cezary Klimczak - Leafsprout Technologies
  • Nichole Drye-Mayo - RSNA
  • Lynn Felhofer - Tech Proj Mgr
  • Kinson Ho - Agfa (RAD Plan/Tech)
  • Thiago Julio - Colegio Brasileiro de Radiologia (RAD Plan)
  • David Koff - Canadian Association of Radiologists (RAD Plan)
  • Jamie Kontos - RSNA
  • David Kwan - Cancer Care Ontario
  • Laura Heermann Langford - Intermountain Healthcare (PCC Tech)
  • Chris Lindop - GE (RAD Plan/Tech)
  • Cor Loef - Connect2Empower
  • Ben Macerola - Canada Health infoWay
  • David Mendelson - RSNA (RAD Plan)
  • Jason Nagles - HDIRS
  • Kevin O'Donnell - Toshiba (RAD Plan/Tech)
  • Julie Pekarek - Merge (RAD Tech)
  • Peter Popowycz - UHN (RAD Plan)
  • Antje Schroeder - Siemens (RAD Plan/Tech)
  • Elliot Silver - McKesson
  • Teri Sippel Schmidt - Karos (RAD Plan/Tech)
  • Tone Southerland - Ready Computing (PCC Tech)
  • Alicia Vasquez - California Medical Business Services (Radiant Imaging) (RAD Tech)
  • Jerold Wallis - Society of Nuclear Medicine (RAD Plan)
  • Judith Wolfman - Northwestern University (RAD Plan)

Quorum attained for both Planning and Technical Committees (See roster)


  • Voting procedure: Use Schulze method or straight blended voting

- Conduct separate call to determine methods

Image Viewing and Upload over the Web (IVUW) - Internet-Ready SWF - Proposal

  • Adds flexibility for range of Web-based devices to gain access to imaging information using simple protocols (JSON/REST)

Shared Study Management (SSM) - VNA Study Management - Proposal

  • Allows management (eg, post-processing, reference to reports) of shared archive copy of imaging dataset by multiple users
  • Supported by Canada Health infoWay

REM for Radiopharmaceutical Imaging - Proposal

  • Expands information gathering and analysis enabled by REM profile to Nuclear Medicine

Clinical Decision Support for Radiology (CDS-R) - Proposal

  • Automates communication of appropriateness score as part of order, medical record, radiology report(?) and billing information; in response to CMS mandate to include score in order to receive reimbursement
  • Needs to be coordinated with ACR and HL7 Clinical Decision Support group
  • Availability of proposed underlying standard (HL7 FHIR--under development currently) is a risk for timing of publication and implementation of profile
  • Will decide whether profile also Needs to accommodate model of using outside CDS engine, as well as incorporting
  • IHE Patient Care Coordination Committee also reviewing

Remote Reporting for Imaging (TeleRadiology) - Proposal

Voting Rights

  • Members receive rights by attending consecutive meetings; so could
  • Oct. 17

Radiology Planning Committee

Radiology Technical Committee