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Halloween Costumes For The Medical Enthusiast

Halloween is here, everyone! And we hope it’s the sweetest, spookiest one you’ve ever had! The truly enthusiastic Halloween-ers have been planning and building their costumes for months now, and we have to give them some props. For those of you who are a bit more prone to procrastination, however, don’t despair! It’s not too late to come up with a costume, and we’re here to help!

Not sure what to dress up as this year? We know, the choices are overwhelming. But why be an Elsa or a Daenerys or one of Miley’s backup dancers when you know there will […]

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“Consumer Website Aims for Price Transparency” and We’re a Part of It!

In today’s world, we believe that the consumer should have the power to demand price transparency from healthcare providers. It’s time to stop accepting the idea that you won’t know how much you’re spending until you’re leaving the hospital. Patients have a right to know how much they’ll be expected to pay for a procedure, they have the right to compare those prices between multiple facilities, and they have the right to pick a facility that offers lower prices. It’s a little thing called price transparency, and it’s causing a stir in the medical world. 

Independent radiology practices […]

Things You Could Do Instead of Sitting In Our Waiting Room

As much as we love our waiting room, we understand that you’d much rather catch an episode of The Office or spend your valuable time snagging a last-minute frappaccino at Starbuck’s. And we’re ok with that! In fact, we want to make sure that you’re actually able to do just that! That’s why we’ve put all of our patient forms online. You can download each form, print it out, and complete them ahead of time.

Happy Patients From Rosetta Radiology

Last year we received one of the highest compliments a physician’s office can be paid: a letter sent to us from a happy patient, telling us what we’re doing right and how we helped them.  Ladies and Gentlemen, THIS is the dream, and we couldn’t help but share it–even a year later! Having letters sent to us like this makes us realize that what we’re trying to do for patients is being appreciated, which makes it all worth it.

In most common radiology practices, a patient comes in for a test and spends about 30 minutes of time with the tech and […]

How Dense Are You?

During the month of October, many women find themselves asking this question…and no, it’s not to their husbands! Breast density is rated on a 1-4 scale (4 being the most dense) “using the Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) of the American College of Radiology,” and out of all women, about half fall into categories 3 and 4.

What makes dense breasts dense?

Remember breasts are not just for catching the attention of the cute guy across the bar or to drain your wallet with expensive bras; they’re glands, and their primary use is to produce milk.

The fibro-glandular tissue surrounding the milk-producing […]