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MEDNAX Radiology Solutions and vRad to Exhibit at the RSNA 2019 Annual Meeting Dec. 1-6

November 21, 2019

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 21, 2019--

MEDNAX Radiology Solutions, one of the nation’s leading radiology practices, and Virtual Radiologic (vRad), a MEDNAX company, will exhibit at the Radiological Society of North America’s (RSNA) 2019 Annual Meeting from Dec. 1-6 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Practice leadership and physician recruiters will be on-site at booth #1729 (main booth) and booth #1029 (careers booth) in the South Hall to discuss partnership and nationwide career opportunities.

MEDNAX Radiology Solutions is recognized as an industry leader, an innovator in health care informatics and a pioneer in telemedicine. As the only national practice with a presence in all 50 states, it serves more than 2,000 partner facilities, reading over 11.5 million studies annually through more than 825 board-certified or eligible radiologists, most of whom are subspecialty-trained. By delivering clinical excellence and continuous coverage through a combination of seamless on-the-ground and in-the-cloud radiology solutions, MEDNAX Radiology Solutions offers customized, comprehensive solutions to drive demonstrated growth and value.

The practice’s revolutionary AI Incubator unites radiologists, a diverse clinical dataset of imaging studies from thousands of facilities nationwide and a select group of technology partners to improve the overall quality of patient care and enhance radiologist performance. The program currently has five AI-based clinical and workflow models in use, with three additional models in validation and 12 in research. It has signed on nine partners to date, all of which are engaged in various levels of data exchange, data curation, model building and validation.

Partner Presentations with IBM Watson Health Imaging: “Powered by AI – Beyond Theory”

Hear members of the MEDNAX Radiology AI and IBM Watson Health Imaging teams explore the AI models currently being used to impact patient care today.

Monday, 4-4:45 p.m. | Booth #1729 (South Hall) | MEDNAX/vRad Presenters
Tuesday, 2-2:45 p.m. | Booth #1729 (South Hall) | MEDNAX/vRad Presenters
Wednesday, 1-1:45 p.m. | Booth #1729 (South Hall) | MEDNAX/vRad/IBM Presenters

In-Booth Demonstrations: MEDNAX Imaging Platform

Join vRad Chief Medical Officer, Benjamin W. Strong, M.D., for interactive in-booth demonstrations showcasing the patented MEDNAX Imaging Platform. Dr. Strong will demonstrate the practice’s highly customized and strategic approach to voice recognition as well as the utilization of AI and Natural Language Processing.

Monday, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. | Booth #1729 (South Hall)
Tuesday, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. | Booth #1729 (South Hall)
Wednesday, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. | Booth #1729 (South Hall)

Networking Reception

Connect firsthand with executive leadership, recruiters and current physicians to learn more about why radiologists choose to practice with MEDNAX Radiology Solutions and vRad. Advanced registration is available at www.mednax.com/rsna-19#events.

Monday, 6:15-7:45 p.m. | Hyatt Regency McCormick Place – The Field Room

Career & Partner Opportunities

Schedule a private conversation with the physician recruiting or client service teams to explore nationwide on-site and teleradiology career opportunities or discuss partner opportunities. Advanced registration is available at www.mednax.com/rsna-19/#scheduleameeting.

For more information, visit www.mednax.com/rsna-19.

About MEDNAX

MEDNAX, Inc. is a national health solutions partner comprised of the nation’s leading providers of physician services. Physicians and advanced practitioners practicing as part of MEDNAX are reshaping the delivery of care within their specialties and subspecialties, using evidence-based tools, continuous quality initiatives, consulting services, clinical research and telemedicine to enhance patient outcomes and provide high-quality, cost-effective care. The Company was founded in 1979, and today, through its affiliated professional corporations, MEDNAX provides services through a network of more than 4,250 physicians in all 50 states and Puerto Rico. Additional information is available at www.mednax.com.

About vRad

vRad (Virtual Radiologic) is the nation’s leading cloud-based radiology solutions and telemedicine company with approximately 500 U.S. board-certified or eligible physicians, most of whom are subspecialty-trained. Its clinical expertise and evidence-based insight help clients make better decisions about the treatment and health of their patients, as well as their imaging services. vRad is a MEDNAX company (NYSE: MD), a national health solutions partner specializing in anesthesiology, neonatology, maternal-fetal medicine, other pediatric services and radiology. vRad interprets and processes patient imaging studies on the world’s largest and most advanced cloud-based radiology PACS, the MEDNAX Imaging Platform, for more than 2,000 facilities and radiology groups across all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. The practice has 19 issued patents for innovation in telemedicine workflow and is a recognized leader in imaging analytics and deep learning-assisted diagnostics. It is also a recipient of Frost & Sullivan’s Visionary Innovation Award for Medical Imaging Analytics (North America). For more information, visit www.vrad.com.

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