Whitney L.J. Howell

Whitney L.J. Howell

Whitney L.J. Howell is a freelance journalist for Diagnostic Imaging, where she writes about radiology practice management, reimbursement, and policy issues. Based in Durham, NC, Whitney has covered the healthcare industry and medicine for more than a decade in newspapers, magazines, and trade publications. When she’s not writing, she enjoys painting and playing classical piano. E-mail her at

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This edition of the Business of Radiology series focuses on accounting in radiology.

This edition of the Business of Radiology series focuses on ethics in radiology.

In this edition of Business of Radiology, marketing tactics for a successful radiology practice are explored.

The perfect radiology group has no concerns.

Radiology continues to be threatened by commoditization, but it’s also a threat looming for health care as a whole.

Unnecessary imaging is usually a product of the referring physician, but radiologists can play a part in making sure the imaging is appropriate.

Radiology and pathology can be a powerful team, if they can learn to work together.

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Reasons why the private practice route may be better for some radiologists.


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