Omnibus Appropriations Package Contains Critical Nuclear Medicine Patient Safety Provisions
Omnibus Directs NRC, CMS, VA to Investigate and Report to Congress on Nuclear Medicine Injection Quality. Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC), Rep. David Price (D-NC) Helped Secure Key Provisions.
Why Quality Matters to Quantification: The Case for Monitoring Radiotracer Injections
The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging’s Value Initiative highlighted Lara® in its most recent newsletter.
Nuclear Medicine Project: Injection Quality Varies Widely, Can Be Improved
Quality of Resulting PET/CT Image Depends on Center and Technologist Performing Radiopharmaceutical Injection.
NRC Advisory Committee to Reevaluate 1980 Nuclear Medicine Policy
Policy Exempted Reporting of Flawed Injections of Radiopharmaceuticals. Lucerno Dynamics CEO: Update Policy to Protect Patients, Improve Care, and Prevent. Press Release.
Assessing and Reducing FDG-PET/CT Radiotracer Infiltrations: Lessons in Quality Improvement Sustainability
Carilion Clinic’s experience with Lucerno’s system for quality assurance for PET injections was featured in a poster presentation at the National Comprehensive Cancer Network meeting in Orlando.
Lucerno Dynamics has simplified the ISO 13485:2016 Certification Process with Greenlight Guru
Lucerno use of electronic Quality Management System published as a case study by the software vendor, Greenlight Guru.
Study spotlights variable injection quality in medical imaging
SmartBrief interviews Lara®-QI Project presenters Dr. David Townsend and Dr. Jackson Kiser.
With Study Complete, Lucerno eyes commercialization
The Triangle Business Journal notes that the Lara®-QI project has been completed and presented at SNMMI (subscription required).
Evaluating Radiopharmaceutical Administration Quality: A Journey of Process Improvement in PET/CT
The Uptake newsletter of the SNMMI Technologist Section publishes an article written by two technologists that participated in Lucerno’s multi-center quality improvement project Lara®-QI as front-line users of Lara® System.