Time Medical Systems was notified today that its first PICA installation in the US has passed ACR Accreditation for MRI. - This important milestone sets the approval for MRI providers to receive reimbursement from Medicare, and other payors, for their MRI services in US.
Chairman and CEO of Time Medical Systems, Prof. QY Ma announced the news: "Achieving this MRI Accreditation by the ACR is an important step in our PICA product development and marketing plan. it recognizes our engineering qualifications and our ability to deliver products with high quality control, safety policies and image quality. Also, it testifies that the Low Field Open PICA MRI has a place in the MR Market where changing healthcare market dynamics are encouraging high value. Starting on Jan 1, 2013, the ACR test is a mandatory requirement for the all MRI products in US."
Prof. QY Ma added that Time Medical, will continue this tradition of high value - high performance products with a future MRI pipeline of new products to be introduced to US and global markets. These affordable MR systems will address unmet needs to the benefit of the overall healthcare community.