Cassling Academy Podcast

The Cassling Academy Podcast explores the topics that matter most in healthcare and radiology. Host Kyle Salem, Ph.D., president of Cassling, interviews thought leaders—from hospital CEOs and service line leaders to entrepreneurs and industry stakeholders—who are defining the future of medicine and leading transformation... Read more

Flat Panel Detector Vs. Image Intensifier: What to Consider in a C-arm

When I’m talking with staff at ambulatory surgery centers or hospital surgical departments, one question I typically get is about the technology at the center of the C-arm system: “Should we go with a flat panel detector or an image intensifier?” Read more

Layne Oberto Marks 25 Years of Exceptional Customer Service with Cassling

Layne Oberto, Cassling Regional Service Manager, celebrated his 25th anniversary with Cassling on June 6. Read more

Sonographers: Reduce Pain and Strain with These Tips

You care about your patients. But who cares for you? As ultrasound technology progresses each year, one thing innovators increasingly turn their attention to is reducing strain on the sonographer. Things like cordless transducers, AI-enhanced sequencing and one-push controls have all been designed to improve the patient... Read more

OEM Service Contracts: The Ultimate Return on Investment

With every imaging equipment purchase comes an important question your team will need to answer: Do we purchase a service contract? While the response boils down to a relatively simple ‘Yes’ or ‘No,’ the ramifications are more complicated. For an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) service contract to make sense, your... Read more

Imaging Services Director Joins Podcast to Talk Military Background, Patient Experience and More

Raleigh White served for years in the military before transitioning to a civilian role taking care of patients around the country. Now the Director of Imaging Services for Hutchinson Regional Medical Center in Hutchinson, Kansas, Raleigh recently joined Cassling President Kyle Salem on the Cassling Academy Podcast to talk... Read more

What’s New in Ultrasound Tech – 2019 Edition

While you weren’t looking, a lot has been happening in the field of ultrasound! Read more


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MRI Expert Explores the Challenges of Abdominal Reads

The following is a guest post from DocPanel, which connects patients & healthcare providers to a network of fellowship-trained expert radiologists. MRI is renowned for its unmatched soft tissue recognition, making it the preferred modality for diagnosing most diseases and conditions of the abdomen. However, body MR reports... Read more

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LMH Health VP Addresses Patient Experience and the Future of Healthcare Leadership

Brian Bradfield, the Associate Vice President for Ancillary Services at LMH Health in Lawrence, Kansas, visited the Cassling Academy Podcast to talk to Cassling President Kyle Salem. In this wide-ranging chat, which you can read or listen to below, Brian and Kyle talk about the effect employee experience has on patient... Read more

Cassling Team Members Rely on Clinical Backgrounds to Better Serve Customers

No one understands the complexities of diagnostics, patient care and the clinical environment better than those who have been on the frontlines of healthcare. Read more

Navigating the Stress of Organizational Change

I've worked with a lot of organizations over the years and one thing is consistent no matter the industry or size of company: fear of change. Not many places really excel at promoting change within an organization, whether it's technological, cultural or even clinical changes. Read more

Hospital CEO Talks Collaboration, Culture and Community in Cassling Podcast

"What can we do outside of the four walls of our hospital to impact the overall health of our community?" Recently, Mike Hansen, CEO and president of Columbus Community Hospital in Columbus, Nebraska, chatted with Cassling President Kyle Salem. As part of their wide-ranging conversation, Mike touched on the importance of... Read more

Clinical Decision Support: What You Need to Know Before 2020

Earlier this month, CMS released the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) final rule for calendar year 2019. For imaging, many of the biggest updates concern the imaging clinical decision support (CDS) mandate, also known as the Medicare Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) Program. Read more

3D Breast Ultrasound

3D Total Breast Ultrasound combines the power of 2D/3D ultrasound and advanced technologies with automated acquisition and intelligent workflow solutions to create one comprehensive package for ultrasound breast care.   Read more