Hospitals, Clinics, Imaging centers are having distinguished benefits from the use of teleradiology reporting services. These benefits are applicable even if the centers are having a low volume of radiology studies. Some of the key benefits are follwoings.
? Teleradiology services offer provision of sub-specialty opinion and support which may be beyond the skills of an existing team.
? Enable centers to handle low volumes without actually hiring a permanent radiologist.
? More efficient use of radiology infrastructure.
? Provision of after hour services which relieve radiologists from the burden of being on-calls at night.
? Vaccation and weekend coverage for the resident radiologists
? Teleradiology reporting will be more cost effective in some parts the world.