Advancements in technology are continuously occurring in healthcare.
Creation and usage of more apps on
mobile devices related to radiology will
greatly impact the way patient care is
performed in regards to imaging. Radiologists will be available anywhere and
anytime, which could be crucial and
extremely helpful in emergency situations. Mobile devices, like the iPad,
have proven to be a strong contender
in diagnostic image display and evaluation. Radiologic imaging using mobile
devices and apps could be the future in
providing more efficient quality patient
care in radiology.
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Tammy L. Jones, MPA, R T(R)(M) is an assistant
professor in the Division of Radiation Science
Technology Education at the University of Nebraska
Medical Center in Omaha, NE and serves as director of
the radiography, CVIT, and CT programs. Tammy
earned her master’s degree in public administration
from the University of Nebraska at Omaha in 2002,
and is currently pursuing her PhD in medical sciences
interdepartmental area from UNMC with a
concentration in education and technology. She can
be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Emily A. Schlautman, BS, RT(R) is a registered
radiologic technologist. She earned her bachelor of
science degree in radiation science technology from
the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Emily can
be contacted at email@example.com.