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Text Reminders can reduce patient “no-shows”

Text Reminders can reduce patient “no-shows”

“No-shows” can be one of the most frustrating aspects of a physician’s job. No-shows have the potential to make a carefully crafted schedule become disorganized and provide the opportunity for compensation to vanish. While there is no way to completely stop no-shows all together, text reminders have proven to be an effective means of decreasing […]

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Novarad and Nuance Custom Powerscribe 360 Integration

The majority of Novarad’s resources go into developing our products and as part of that, we’re always looking for things we can do to make your software work more for you. One of our most recent accomplishments is a special custom integration with Nuance’s Powerscribe 360 Dictation Software and NovaPACS. In collaboration with Nuance, we […]

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Two Powerful Refreshers on the Diagnosis and Monitoring of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Besides heralding the start of warmer weather for many of us, May is a month with a different purpose—Arthritis Awareness. Arthritis comes in many forms. Nearly 53 million adults are affected by arthritis, and that number is expected to grow to 67 million by 2030. According to arthritis.org, people with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis miss […]

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How to Restore User Preferences From Back-up

This tutorial will show you how to restore user preferences from back-up preference files that have been automatically saved on the NovaPACS server. The Restore from Backup option allows users to restore their user preferences from preference files that have been backed up automatically on the NovaPACS server. This is helpful if users have had […]

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3 Things to Know Before You Go Tomo(synthesis)

Novarad has seen a marked increase in the number of customers exploring the addition of Breast Tomosynthesis (Tomo) to their imaging services. Since part of this strategic planning should involve Novarad and the expansion of its 7-year imaging archive(s), we have written this brief article to assist your planning efforts. Here are three items to […]

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How to Create Dragon Commands

Step One 1. From the Dragon toolbar, go to “Tools.” 2. Choose “Add New Command…” [image type=”none” float=”none” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” src=”3823″ alt=”How to Create Dragon Commands” title=”How to Create Dragon Commands”] Step Two 1. Create a MyCommand Name. Use the word “Dragon” in front of the command. For example, if you wished to create […]

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How to change the patient ID in NovaRIS

Ever needed to change your patient’s ID? In case it was a little confusing or you lost track, here’s a quick guide. 1. Log in to NovaRIS with Administrator privileges. 2. Hover mouse of Admin, then to Functions, then to Change Patient ID.  Left mouse click on ‘Change Patient ID.’ 3. Type the patient ID you […]

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Learning PACS and RIS with Novarad: Training at Headquarters

If you’ve ever used any of our products, you are sure to know about certain training we offer to any of our users who want it; you’re invited to come visit us for a couple days in (sometimes) sunny Utah at our headquarters, and participate in a few intense training sessions to learn the ins […]

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