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After updating the ANS Procedural Roll, Ultrasonic Liver Elastography is coded and incorporated into TUSS.

The National Supplementary Health Agency (ANS) announced in November last year the update of its Procedures Roll for 2018. In total, 18 procedures were added, including examinations, therapies and surgeries. Among the procedures of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging that have been incorporated is the Ultrasonic Liver Elastography, under the code TUSS 40901793. […]

Learn more about the Quality Factor

The National Supplementary Health Agency (ANS) is now available on the Quality Factor questionnaire for radiology and imaging diagnostic clinics and services. Click here to fill out. The ANS provides that services that have accreditation are entitled to the best rate in the application of the Quality Factor stipulated by Law No. 13.003 / 2014 and […]

Scheduling Interval and Average US Exam Time

The Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR), considering the relevant demand from public and private institutions about the minimum interval time for scheduling exams and the average time for performing ultrasound exams, considering that it is notorious that both the average time for scheduling exams […]

Moratorium on opening medical schools

The Brazilian Medical Association (AMB) expresses its full support for the moratorium decreed by the Ministry of Education, which prohibits the creation of new medical schools in the country for a period of five years. The measure was one of the claims taken by the AMB to the ministry at meetings held in October. The goal is to solve […]

AMB releases postage table update and Operating Cost Unit

The Brazilian Medical Association (AMB) recently announced the update of the Operating Cost Unit present in the Brazilian Hierarchical Classification of Medical Procedures (CBHPM), which is an important reference in the Brazilian health market and also recognized by the supplementary health system for the creation of Terminology. Unified Supplementary Health (TUSS), besides being used as […]

Opinion on breast and armpit ultrasound

The National Commission of Mammography of the Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR), Brazilian Society of Mastology (SBM) and the Brazilian Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics Associations (Febrasgo) advises that breast evaluation by ultrasound should include breasts and breasts. underarms, according to the orientation of the new BI-RADS® (5th edition, 2013). We recommend the […]

CBR will be present at the RSNA Congress

The Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR) will be present with a booth at the 103rd edition of the Congress of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), which will take place between November 26 and December 1, in Chicago, in the United States. The space will be a meeting point and reference […]

Check out the themes of upcoming editions of CBR Studio

The CBR Studio, a program broadcast live by Workplace, in which experts discuss weekly the most varied subjects related to radiology, has been a great success. Presented by the president of the Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR), Dr. Manoel de Souza Rocha, and the director of the entity, Dr. Rogério Caldana, the program […]

Meet the cities that will host the 2018 CBR Upgrade Course

The Refresher Course of the Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR) in partnership with its state affiliated associations will be held on March 23 and 24, simultaneously in 18 Brazilian capitals. In its ninth year, the event is considered a traveling congress, divided into different venues, due to the number of classes […]

CIR Online Refresher Course Has Registration Open

Beginning December 4, the V Update Course of the Inter-American College of Radiology (CIR), whose theme will be "Diagnostic Imaging of the Thyroid: from A to Z". The activity will be online and will last 15 days, ending on December 20th. Entries can be made until […]