Healthcare institutions use radiology software to manage medical imaging activities. Radiology software can be used by radiology departments of hospitals or medical centers, as well as by independent radiology centres. From scheduling appointments to the delivery of images and reports, radiology solutions are used to improve the patient experience and increase the productivity of radiologic technologists or other personnel.
Since medical imaging is very important for diagnostic and treatment, radiology software needs to integrate with other health care solutions such as medical practice management. Chiropractors and physiotherapists also use medical imaging, which is why the software solutions they use often times integrate with radiology software. For advanced image management and manipulation, radiology software needs to integrate with picture archiving and communication systems.
To qualify for inclusion in the Radiology category, a product must: