Advancing the Business of Radiology
The leading professional organization for radiology business management professionals in any radiology setting.
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Welcome, Leaders!

As a practice leader, you have come to the right place for radiology business professionals who are dedicated to supporting and enhancing their vocation, investing in their career and pursuing higher goals. You have the respect of your physicians to help guide, develop and maintain a practice/department and you strive to advance the profession and improve the business of healthcare.

RBMA is the place to turn for inspiration, resources and practical tools you can’t find anywhere else.

Leaders
“The RBMA provides critical information through expertise and dedication to the field of radiology business. Being a member of RBMA as an administrator has provided me with the most up to date information and networking opportunities to assist me in performing at the highest level.”

More Resources For Practice Leaders:

Resources For Leaders

Register now for DataMAXX for reliable and immediate data to make the right operational decisions, optimize resources, continuously improve performance and develop a strategy for the future

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Welcome, Radiology Business Managers!

As a manager you have come to the right place for information and resources that will assist you in coding properly and obtaining the best possible reimbursement for your practice.

RBMA connects radiology business managers with resources and practical tools to help you succeed.

Manager
“I have been in the radiology business for 34 years and have seen many changes. One of the best changes is how the RBMA has grown and provides us with the necessary tools that we need in order to help us continue on this rocky road.”

More Resources For Managers:

Conference Audio Recording

Articles

Resources For Managers

DataMAXX

RBMA U

Enroll in RBMA U’s Radiology Business 101 – an overview program covering the basics of radiology business as defined under the RBMA Common Body of Knowledge.

DataMAXX

DataMAXX

RBMA’s innovative new practice analytic solution that takes benchmarking to new levels through the combination of your practice’s information and state-of-the art technology and data query protocols.

 

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Welcome, Coders!

As a coder, you have come to the right place for for information and resources that will assist you in coding properly and obtaining the best possible reimbursement for your practice.

RBMA connects coders with resources and practical tools to help you succeed.

“RBMA membership offerings, either the list serve or conference attendance, has provided up to date trends in coding, payor policy and practice management issues. The topics discussed through the list serve either coding or practice management has helped my practice be proactive.”

More Resources For Practice Coders:

Resources For Coders

Ladies

Prepare for tomorrow. Order your ICD-10-CM Toolkit today.
The IDC-10-CM Toolkit designed by Coding Strategies (CSI) and Radiology Business Management Association (RBMA) gives the busy radiology administrator all of the tools needed to prepare the practice for the implementation of ICD-10.

Libman Education
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Welcome, Marketers!

As a marketer, you have come to the right place for information on the state of imaging today and how to effectively market your radiology practice by incorporating tools and strategies including social media and today’s technological innovations.

RBMA is the place to turn for inspiration, resources and practical tools you can’t find anywhere else.

“The RBMA Marketing Conference is a great way to network with colleagues from around the country to gain different ideas and perspectives without the threat of direct competition.”

More Resources For Practice Marketers:

Order your Marketing Toolkit today.

A toolkit designed specifically for radiology marketing, includes samples forms and ideas.

Click here to preview Table of Contents.

Resources For Marketers

5 Steps to Effective Social Media Measurement
If you’re going to invest time in social media, you need to measure performance, but it can be difficult to identify relevant metrics.

How to Generate Compelling Content Ideas for Your Online Customer or Member Community [Infographic]
Are you looking for content to fulfill your new content marketing strategy, but don’t know where to start? Try these 10 great content ideas – plus a bonus idea – to jump start or breathe new life into your efforts.

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Welcome, Vendors!

As a vendor offering radiology products and services you have come to the right place to find your target audience. RBMA attracts decision-makers with buying power.

RBMA members rely on vendors to keep them informed of new technologies, developments, and products for their practices.

“RBMA provides the foundation for connecting with the right people. We appreciate the opportunity to visit with our existing clients as well as meet new prospective clients.”

More Resources For Practice Vendors:

Resources For Vendors

Start planning your 2017 marketing program with RBMA today! Consider a Global Level Sponsorship. Contact daphne.gawronhski@rbma.org for details.

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  • Publications
  • RBMA Bulletin Preview

  • RBMA Bulletin: Operations Management and Human Resources (May/June 2017)

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    RBMA BulletinTable of Contents 

    President James Hamilton discusses MACRA and RBMA’s input, and says goodbye as the president of the RBMA Board of Directors.
    By James Hamilton, MHA, CMM, FRBMA 

    Days in A/R and the Truckload of Oranges
    Revenue is off and things just don’t feel right in billing/collections, so where do you begin the process of determining whether problems (or opportunities) exist? While there are several key indicators highlighted by the RBMA, days in A/R provide an excellent starting point, especially when cross-referenced with other indicators to pinpoint problems.
    By Patricia Kroken, FACMPE, CRA, FRBMA 

    Cures Act Restores Health Reimbursement Arrangement Option for Small Employers
    Is now the time to consider an HRA in your benefits structure?
    The Cures Act created a new type of HRA called a qualified small employer health reimbursement arrangement, or QSE HRA. While more flexibility in structuring a benefits plan can be helpful, the QSE HRA is not for every small company.
    By Lena Kauffman 

    Relaxed Patients, Reduced Motion, Improved Productivity
    Can improving MRI patient experience have a financial benefit? Philips shares how they believe it can.

    Top 10 Steps to Health IT Implementation and Long-term Success
    Successful implementation of information technologies in a clinical environment often involves dozens of key stakeholders, hundreds of clinical and technical considerations, and thousands of end-users. With this many factors and technical details to manage, it’s easy to forget the fundamentals.
    By Murray A. Reicher, M.D., F.A.C.R. 

    HUMAN RESOURCES
    Strategic Hiring: Surveys
    In this second part of a two-part series, strategic hiring ends by using a culture assessment, SWOT analysis, and strategic plan development, review, and revision.
    By Carol Hamilton, MBA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, FACMPE
     

    MARKETING
    The Endless Pursuit of Instant Gratification
    The desire for instant gratification can be used to your advantage in marketing. It means developing strategies for saving your customers time, speeding up communications, leaving no question unanswered, and managing expectations while creating a positive experience.
    By Kim Kelley, FRBMA 

    ASSOCIATION NEWS
    Welcome New RBMA Members
    Welcome to the individuals who became new RBMA members October 1, 2016, through March 30, 2017.

    DATA
    Using Technology and Data in Recruiting and Hiring
    HR professionals should try very hard to hire the right people for the right jobs and not have to spend so much of their time dealing with people challenges. Is data the solution for better recruiting?
    By Darlene Molenaar, CMPE, CRA, FRBMA 

    INTERVIEW
    Robert T. Still, MHA, FRBMA
    In March, the RBMA board selected Robert T. Still, MHA, FRBMA, as the new executive director. We caught up with him two weeks into his new job to ask him about his new position and goals for the organization.

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