Dose Registry Support Services – Our Story

At my direction, our facility began submitting CT dose data to the ACR’s Dose Index Registry® (DIR) in early 2013.  During the following months I learned to use the DIR to identify dose reduction opportunities, and lower our CT doses. In August 2105 The Joint Commission (TJC) updated its diagnostic imaging Elements of Performance requiring… Read More

DIR Corporate-level Aggregate Report Update

The DIR is working to restore Corporate-level reports. ————————————————– Previously, the NRDR announced several changes to its portal effective August 18, 2018.  The changes included: Changes to the organizational structure; e.g., Master/Child accounts; Adding a new user type – Service User; Introduced a new pricing option for limited; i.e., single registry enrollment vs. multiple registry… Read More