CMS Revokes Remaining Coding Barriers for Infection and Inflammation

In December 2020, CMS retired the National Coverage Determination for F-18 FDG PET for infection and inflammation, effective January 1, 2021. On June 8, CMS put forth certain ICD-10 codes for osteomyelitis and fever of unknown origin in a transmittal—which they would NOT cover. Yesterday, that decision was reversed.

SNMMI Announce In-Person Therapeutics Conference This November

Registration is now available for the SNMMI 2021 Therapeutics Conference, November 11-13, 2021 in New Orleans, LA. As an attendee, you'll have the opportunity to connect directly with experts as they lead you through a conference program focused on the integration of radiopharmaceutical therapy in clinical workflows. Learn more and register today.

This Month in The Journal of Nuclear Medicine

In August JNM: Perspectives on Cutting-Edge Clinical Trials…Hot Topics: Targeted radionuclide therapy trials…Editorial: 18F-FDG for inflammation and infection…Featured articles: 18F-Enzalutamide for androgen expression…18F-Fluciclovine and radiotherapy decisions…and more.

Download the Latest Issue of the Value Initiative Newsletter

In the summer edition of the Value Initiative Newsletter, explore how SNMMI’s Value Initiative is charting the field’s path from molecules to the universe; take a deeper dive into therapies via a Siemens constructed Value Stream Map (VSM); hear directly from pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor patient; and more! Download your copy today.

SNMMI Announces Ones to Watch 2021 Selections

SNMMI is pleased to announce our annual list of 30 early career professionals selected as “Ones to Watch” in 2021. We are proud to showcase rising talent in the field, offering a platform to increase recognition for early career professionals within our specialty. Congratulations to the following honorees!

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New! SNMMI Webinars

Access upcoming and recorded webinars from the new SNMMI Webinars website. Learn More »

New! Technologist Student Review & Mock Exam

Sharpen your skills on radiation safety, instrumentation, clinical procedures, radiopharmacy, and more in this course designed to prepare you for the NMTCB and ARRT examinations. Includes 100 question mock-exam. Learn More »

Quality in Nuclear Medicine Online Program

The new Quality in Nuclear Medicine Online Program is designed to help you understand the skill requirements vital to your quality of practice. Technologists (VOICE), Pharmacists (ACPE), Physicians and Physicists (AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™) credits available. Learn More »

Nuclear Medicine Online Review Course

Covering the most essential topics in nuclear medicine—you'll build the level of expertise you need to ace your exam! AMA PRA Category 1 credits available. Learn More »

Radiation Safety+ Review and Essentials

The Radiation Safety+ Review and Essentials program provides a comprehensive overview of all aspects of radiation safety for nuclear medicine technologists preparing to take the NMTCB’s Radiation Safety Certification Examination. Learn More »

CT+ Review and Essentials

CT+ Review and Essentials provides you with the comprehensive didactic education you need to succeed, whether you're looking to build your general CT knowledge, or preparing to sit for the ARRT (CT) and/or NMTCB (CT) exam(s). Learn More »

Member Benefit! Complimentary Journal SAMs/Journal CE

Free Journal SAM/CE access is available exclusively for SNMMI Members. Take advantage of this great benefit and meet your certification requirements. Learn more »

PET Online Review Workshop for Technologists

The PET Online Review Workshop is designed to prepare technologists for the NMTCB's PET Exam. Learn More »

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CEO Summit and Panel Discussion:
The Potential, Promise, and Value of Radiopharmaceutical Therapy
Watch this engaging discussion from the SNMMI 2021 Annual Meeting on system-wide ways to improve patient access and clinical outcomes, including what lessons can be learned from the past to ensure new therapies get from bench to bedside more effectively.
 
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