New forms of compensation

In recent years, much has been said about new forms of compensation to address rising health costs. The Fee for service system, which has been established over the years, is being extremely questioned because, with the aging of the population and the new technologies, the cost of health has shown a growing curve. That […]

Examination and report without medical request

Subject that always returns to the discussion agenda in the consultations formulated by the associates of the Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR) refers to the performance of examinations and the preparation of reports without medical request. After all, is it allowed or not to perform exams and make the report without a medical request? Such conduct may […]

The importance of understanding the structure of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging exams

The most well-known tables used as a reference in the Brazilian market in the supplementary health segment are: the Brazilian Hierarchical Classification of Medical Procedures (CBHPM), Unified Terminology Supplementary Health (TUSS) and Rol of the National Supplementary Health Agency (ANS) to determine coverage. mandatory minimum of procedures. In none of them there are overlapping exams, or […]

Appreciation of interventionist radiologist remuneration

Professionals in our field have been wronged about receiving health insurance fees for decades. Because our procedures are part of Chapter IV of the Brazilian Hierarchical Classification of Medical Procedures (CBHPM), “Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures,” we were not contemplated with a 100% increase in medical fees for patients […]

CBR holds Specialist Title exam one day before Congress

On October 11, the eve of the beginning of the XLVI Brazilian Congress of Radiology (CBR 17), the Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR) will hold in Curitiba (PR) another test to obtain the title of Specialist in Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging and Diagnostic Imaging with exclusive performance in Ultrasound […]

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