Q: What is Teleradiology?
A: Teleradiology is the electronic transmission of radiological images of patients such as X-Rays, CTs and MRIs from one location to another for the purpose of consultation, interpretation and reporting.

Q: What are the benefits of Teleradiology?
A: Studies show that more than 20% of imaging interpretations in the US will be provided through teleradiology. Some of the reasons mentioned include:
  • Cost effective compared to on-site staff expenses
  • Increasing cost of malpractice insurance makes teleradiology the safer option
  • Teleradiology is HIPPA compliant
  • Lifestyle changes are profound—no geographical and time constraints, service on your terms
  • Keeping pace with IT advances is costly and time-consuming