2021 MRS Annual Meeting

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Online, virtual meeting

Corporatization, Consolidation and Oligopoly:
What this means for US Radiology

Featured Speaker:

Frank Lexa

Frank J. Lexa, MD, MBA, FACR

Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Radiology, University of Pittsburgh and UPMC International
Chief Medical Officer, The Radiology Leadership Institute
Chair of the Commission on Leadership and Practice Development of the American College of Radiology



6:00 pm Zoom Breakout Groups for Discussion and Socializing
6:30 pm MRS Business Meeting
7:00 pm Featured Speaker: Frank J. Lexa, MD, MBA, FACR
8:30 pm Adjournment

*CME jointly provided by the American College of Radiology and the Massachusetts Radiological Society, Inc.

CME Program Objectives:

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Understand what is driving the trends in consolidation in the US

  2. Analyze the implications of working in conditions of oligopoly, oligopsony and monopoly in medicine

  3. Review the nature of third party ownership and management of health care services and its limitations

  4. Prepare for a turbulent period in US radiology

Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the American College of Radiology and the Massachusetts Radiological Society, Inc. The American College of Radiology is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The American College of Radiology designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

To thank our members during this difficult time, this CME is being offered free of charge

Register for the Event

For additional information, please contact
Lina Szymkowski, Chapter Administrator:
Phone: (781) 434-7313
Email: massradiological@mms.org
Fax: (781) 464-4896