The Medical Imaging Confidence Index (MICI) remains stable in Q3 2018, though there is a decrease in confidence concerning access to capital for healthcare facilities. Imaging directors continue to be most optimistic that internal operating and staff costs will remain constant, with an average score of 135. On the other end of the spectrum, imaging directors are least optimistic about receiving adequate reimbursement from Medicare for diagnostic and interventional imaging, with an average score of 79.
Co-developed with AHRA, MICI benchmarks the business climate in imaging with quarterly findings about current and future trends for medical imaging reimbursement, revenue, cost, purchasing, and growth. If you’re ready to use detailed MICI report findings to improve your imaging forecasting process, please contact us to learn more.