News Archives

11/14/11 | Message about RFS Poster Session at AMCLC

The 3rd Annual ACR Resident and Fellow Section (RFS) poster session will be held in conjunction with the ACR’s Annual Meeting and Chapter Leadership Conference (AMCLC) in Washington D.C. this spring, April 21-25. The RFS poster session is an excellent opportunity for residents to get involved in the ACR early in their career. Getting radiologists involved early increases the chances that trainees will become active, life-long members of the ACR and their respective state chapters.

11/03/11 | "I'm Sorry" Bill Passes Assembly

During a floor session that ran through the night, the Assembly passed AB-147 by a bipartisan vote of 62-33.

11/03/11 | Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Backlash in Wisconsin

On October 31, 2011, the Wisconsin Office of Free Market Health Care submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on various proposed rules designed to implement the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).

07/14/11 | WRS Group Meets with Senator Herb Kohl During 2011 ACR AMCLC

A group from the Wisconsin Radiological Society met with Senator Herb Kohl during the 2011 American College of Radiology Annual Meeting and Chapter Leadership Conference Day on the Hill.

02/24/11 | UW Awarded $1.4 million for CMS Imaging Demonstration

UW-Madison is receiving $1.4 Million to participate in a Medicare demonstration project aimed at reducing inappropriate imaging scans on patients. UW is one of five institutions selected by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid to participate in the project.