The Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute studies the value and role of radiology in evolving health care delivery and payment systems, including quality based approaches to care and the impact of medical imaging on overall health care costs. Neiman Institute research provides a foundation for evidence-based imaging policy to improve patient care and bolster efficient, effective use of health care resources. Read the 2016 Neiman Institute Annual Report.

Press Releases

January 19, 2018

Electronic Data Sharing and Patient Outcomes

A new Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute study evaluates the association between hospitals sharing of electronic health records (EHR) diagnosis information and hospital quality using Hospital Compare scores. Read More

December 27, 2017

Double Scan CT Rates QPP Measurement Opportunity

A new research study by the Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute explores the radiologist characteristics associated with two radiology-relevant hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) measures and makes recommendations to CMS for these measures. Read More

November 28, 2017

Generalist vs. Subspecialist Characteristics

A new study by the Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute analyzes the generalist versus subspecialty characteristics of the U.S. radiologist workforce in the Medicare population from 2012-2014. The study is published online in Radiology. Read More

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Past Events

January 21, 2018

How Research on Health Policy Translates to Change in Policy

CRS & LARS 70th Annual Midwinter Radiology & Radiation Oncology Conference | Visit Website

January 21, 2018

What is the Neiman Policy Institute and How can its Tools be used to Understand Radiology Utilization and Payment

CRS & LARS 70th Annual Midwinter Radiology & Radiation Oncology Conference | Visit Website

December 12, 2017

Public Reporting and Self-Regulation: Hospital Compare’s Effect on Brain and Sinus Computed Tomography Utilization

The VCU Health Administration | Visit Website

November 30, 2017

Downstream Imaging Utilization Following Emergency Department Ultrasound Interpreted by Radiologists versus Non-Radiologists in Medicare Patients

RSNA 2017 (Chicago, IL) | Visit Website

November 26, 2017

Association of Breast Cancer Screening Utilization and Results with Uptake of Subsequent Preventive Services

RSNA 2017 (Chicago, IL) | Visit Website
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