TITLE

Overcoming Interventional Radiology Turf Wars

AUTHOR(S)
Cantlupe, Joe
PUB. DATE
August 2012
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Aug2012, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on overcoming the conflicts between interventional radiologists and other physician groups. The disputes between radiologists and physicians from different service lines such as cardiologists and vascular surgeons are presented which centers on which professionals should do certain procedures. Improved collaboration among physician groups is discussed as crucial to improving outcomes and more efficient care. Overcoming turf issues by initiating cooperation is explored.
ACCESSION #
78347161

 

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