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RedRick Technologies Introduces Folding Ergonomic Workstation, Expands Ergonomic Reading Room Discussion, at Upcoming RSNA 2016 Annual Meeting

RedRick Technologies Introduces Folding Ergonomic Workstation, Expands Ergonomic Reading Room Discussion, at Upcoming RSNA 2016 Annual Meeting

Avoiding radiologist burnout and reducing repetitive stress injuries are often overlooked issues affecting the profession.

RedRick Technologies to Continue the Ergonomic Reading Room Discussion at Upcoming SIIM 2016 Annual Meeting

RedRick Technologies to Continue the Ergonomic Reading Room Discussion at Upcoming SIIM 2016 Annual Meeting

Realizing Imaging 3.0™ goals requires radiologists to be healthy, engaged and productive.

RedRick Technologies Introduces New Configuration Specific Ergonomic Radiologist Workstations

RedRick Technologies Introduces New Configuration Specific Ergonomic Radiologist Workstations

Helping radiology departments address a wider range of needs, while optimizing ergonomics wherever radiologists work.

RedRick Technologies helps Texas Children’s Hospital Realize their Vision for a New Centralized Multispecialty Reading Room

RedRick Technologies helps Texas Children’s Hospital Realize their Vision for a New Centralized Multispecialty Reading Room

Fostering radiology staff communications, collaboration and customer service.

New Medical Imaging Reading Environment Planning Guide Documents Best Practices for Reading Room Optimization

New Medical Imaging Reading Environment Planning Guide Documents Best Practices for Reading Room Optimization

Summarizes collective knowledge that enables the reading room to meet the needs of radiology.

New Infographic Highlights the Importance of Optimizing Ergonomics in the Radiology Reading Room

New Infographic Highlights the Importance of Optimizing Ergonomics in the Radiology Reading Room

Realizing Imaging 3.0™ goals requires radiologists to be healthy, engaged and focused.

RedRick Technologies Partners with Attainia to Better Serve Those Developing Ergonomic Reading Room Environments

RedRick Technologies Partners with Attainia to Better Serve Those Developing Ergonomic Reading Room Environments

Ergonomic radiology furniture should enhance a well-designed radiology reading environment.

Good Ergonomics Should be Applied Throughout the Radiology Reading Room

Good Ergonomics Should be Applied Throughout the Radiology Reading Room

Ergonomic radiology furniture is but one aspect of a well-designed radiology reading environment.

RedRick Technologies Helps Penn Radiology Implement New Radiology Reading Room Concepts

RedRick Technologies Helps Penn Radiology Implement New Radiology Reading Room Concepts

Standardized design approach simplifies achievement of Imaging 3.0™ goals.

RedRick Technologies helps GRHealth Improve Radiology Services

RedRick Technologies helps GRHealth Improve Radiology Services

Increased productivity, enhanced physician conferencing, and greater user comfort and flexibility are all contributing factors.

RedRick Technologies raising awareness about the benefits of optimized radiology reading room environments

RedRick Technologies raising awareness about the benefits of optimized radiology reading room environments

Improved productivity, referring physician communications and customer service support the transition to value-based imaging

How to Optimize Reading Room Design and Siting to Enhance the Value of Radiology

How to Optimize Reading Room Design and Siting to Enhance the Value of Radiology

Our latest webinar is now available to watch on demand! Listen as distinguished thought leaders in radiology reading room design and siting review how your radiology department can enhance productivity, clinical quality and customer service by optimizing the radiology reading room environment.

Redrick Technologies Releases a New White Paper Highlighting How Optimized Reading Room Environments Benefit the Shift to Value-Based Imaging

Redrick Technologies Releases a New White Paper Highlighting How Optimized Reading Room Environments Benefit the Shift to Value-Based Imaging

A new educational white paper has been released by RedRick Technologies, provider of custom engineered radiologist workstations and reading room designs. While much has been written about the impact of reading room ergonomics on radiologist health and productivity, there has been little discussion about the value-based benefits of optimizing the overall reading room environment and location. This white paper provides guidance to radiology leaders seeking opportunities to enhance clinical quality and customer service through improved communications, without impacting staff productivity.

See Our Latest ComfortView Monitor Mounting Series in Action!

See Our Latest ComfortView Monitor Mounting Series in Action!

Thanks to the latest upgrades to our ComfortView™ Monitor Mounting Series, adjusting monitors horizontally is easier than ever! This series can easily mount large 30” monitors such as Barco’s Coronis Fusion series without diminishing its functionality or ease of use.

ACR Education Center: Optimizing the Radiologists Work Environment

ACR Education Center: Optimizing the Radiologists Work Environment

RedRick is proud to be a major sponsor in this initiative at the ACR Education Center in Reston, VA. The objective of this project is to demonstrate and educate how an optimized reading environment enhances the interpretation process and benefits the physical well being of the Radiologist by optimizing both the work zone and the overall room conditions.

Industry Articles

Sit Up and Take Notice

Sit Up and Take Notice

A recent article in Radiology Today about the benefits of good ergonomic furniture and design in the radiology reading room, highlights the increased awareness in ergonomic benefits that exists among radiologists and radiology insiders. It reviews the drivers behind these trends, which includes recent research on the topic, the Imaging 3.0 initiative by the ACR and acknowledgement on all sides 

Sex and age matter in radiologists’ reading-room aches and pains

Sex and age matter in radiologists’ reading-room aches and pains

A study conducted at Emory University and recently published in the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR) shows that Radiologists who spend more than seven hours each day in front of a PACS workstation suffer more work-affecting musculoskeletal pain than their less sedentary colleagues, and the particular symptoms vary between men and women as well as between older and 

3 ways radiologists can fend off repetitive stress injury

3 ways radiologists can fend off repetitive stress injury

The American College of Radiology’s Commission on Human Resources breaks down the problem and recommends ways rads can avoid some nagging Repetitive Stress Injuries (RSIs) to which they’re especially susceptible—carpal tunnel syndrome, back strain, shoulder trouble and more—in an article published online in JACR.

Fatigue in Radiology: What is its Impact and What Can Be Done?

Fatigue in Radiology: What is its Impact and What Can Be Done?

In this article Elizabeth Krupinski notes that properly optimizing the display and viewing conditions, and enabling radiologists to optimize their ergonomic environments, can reduce the affects of fatigue.

Environmental Concerns

Environmental Concerns

A recent Radiology Today magazine article reviewing the importance of radiology workplace ergonomics also highlighted a workstation design laboratory being developed by Drs. Eliot Siegel and John Mukai. The unique ergonomic challenges of this project will advance the thinking around improving radiology reading workflow and ergonomics, to the benefit of our customers.

Rewriting Reading Room Design

Rewriting Reading Room Design

Healthcare Design Magazine recently highlighted our work helping the Texas Children’s Hospital radiology department create a more unified department that centralized radiology services and improved clinical collaboration.

Design and Development Consultants for Ergonomic Hospital Radiology Reading Rooms

Design and Development Consultants for Ergonomic Hospital Radiology Reading Rooms

In this space, we are the only company with this specialized focus. Everything that we create is designed and built to suit our clients' needs.

Desk Job

Desk Job

Serious thought should go into selecting the right ergonomic, radiologist reading workstations. This article reviews many of the factors that should be considered, particularly if the workspaces are shared among radiologists.

A Reading Revolution

A Reading Revolution

Three radiology thought leaders discuss how the reading room has evolved in response to the proliferation of PACS and what next-generation reading room improvement are coming. George S. Bissett, MD, radiologist-in-chief at Texas Children’s Hospital also discusses how RedRick Technologies helped him achieve his vision for the radiology department.

To Improve Efficiency, Look at the Reading Room

To Improve Efficiency, Look at the Reading Room

RedRick Technologies president, Greg Patrick summarizes the many aspects of the radiology reading room that can be optimized to improve radiologist productivity and health.

Reading Room Redux

Reading Room Redux

Radiology Today contributing writer Beth Orenstein reviews the impact of digital imaging on the needs of the radiologists workspace.

Perpetual Motion

Perpetual Motion

Redrick President Greg Patrick shares his perspective on the ergonomic issues and opportunities in the radiology reading room.