Review: Public sees value in diagnostics

06/20/2013 | Diagnostic Imaging

Findings published in the journal Value in Health indicate Americans consider diagnostic tests important in limiting the need for invasive medical procedures and reducing costs. Factors such as income, education level, family history and disease severity were linked to willingness to pay for tests. The study reviewed 66 studies that focused on medical tests, including imaging. The findings support previous research from Siemens that found 78% of people would agree to undergo a diagnostic test even if no treatment was available.

View Full Article in:

Diagnostic Imaging

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Sr. Medical Device Reimbursement Specialist - Regional
Alcon
Fort Worth , TX
Assistant General Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel - Healthcare Law Group
Genentech
94080, CA
Clinical Trials Agreements Specialist (209955)
The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine Inc.
Rockville, MD
SAFETY, HEALTH, and ENVIRONMENTAL (SHE) REGIONAL SPECIALIST
Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Newark, CA
MANAGER MEDICAL GAS COMPLIANCE AND SAFETY
Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Houston, TX