Table 1:

Neuroradiology Milestones—ACGME Report Worksheeta

Health Care Economics—Systems-Based Practice 1
Level 1Level 2Level 3Level 4Level 5
Describes the technical and professional components of imaging costs in the subspecialty divisionParticipates in departmental cost-savings initiativesDescribes billing and coding of subspecialty-specific exams and recognizes and corrects incorrect coding; creates reports that contain the elements necessary to support exam codingDescribes Medicare reimbursement for radiology studies and available bonus payments for physiciansDescribes the roles of the ACR and AMA in the valuation and revaluation of CPT codes
  • Note:—ACR indicates American College of Radiology; AMA, American Medical Association.

  • a Reprinted from The Neuroradiology Milestone Project, The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education and the American Board of Radiology.1