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Radiology Associates, L.L.C. brings more than 65 years of quality radiology care to South Louisiana. The 23-member group service the greater Baton Rouge Metropolitan Area and surrounding communities with full-service Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology. Cutting-edge, minimally invasive procedures such as Uterine Fibroid Embolization, Cerebral Aneurysm Coiling, and Tumor Radio-Embolization offer alternatives to traditional surgery. We are committed to providing the highest-quality, state-of-the-art imaging and intervention for you, our patient, and to work closely with your referring physician for optimal communication and care.


What's New at Radiology Associates?

news+ Radiology Associates, L.L.C. Dr. James F. Ruiz is the TMIST principal investigator in the local part of a national study to determine the benefits of 3D mammography. Woman's Hospital and Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center are taking part in the study. #radiology #hospital #mammography #3Dmammography #radiologyassociates | read more

Radiology Associates, L.L.C. Dr. James F. Ruiz

 

news+ Radiology Associates' Tim Barrett Selected for the RBMA Global Achievement Award

Radiology Associates' Tim Barrett was Selected for the RBMA Global Achievement Award! At the 2019 PaRADigm annual conference, Radiology Business Management Association (RBMA) presented Tim Barrett, CPA, CEO of Radiology Associates, with the Global Achievement Award. The Global Achievement Award recognizes outstanding time and talent contributions to RBMA. | press release

RMBA Global Achievement Award

 

news+ Radiology Associates' Dr. Scott Schuber Appointed as Managing Partner

Dr. Scott SchuberRadiology Associates announces the appointment of Dr. Scott Schuber as Managing Partner succeeding Dr. Rhad Hayden.

 "I want to sincerely thank Dr. Rhad Hayden for his dedicated service as Managing Partner of Radiology Associates during the last 10 years," says Dr. Scott Schuber, an interventional radiologist. "Under Dr. Hayden’s leadership, RA has become one of the fastest growing independent radiology practices in the region. I am so proud of how far we've come, and I can't wait to see what the future holds."

"It has been an absolute pleasure to serve as managing partner with such a robust and dedicated team," Dr. Rhad Hayden says. "I see terrific engagement from Dr. Schuber and other members of our leadership team. I’m passing the management baton with complete confidence!"

news+ Radiology Associates, L.L.C. is celebrating National Nurse's Week!

Stephanie ArceneauxStephanie Arceneaux, RN is a valuable member of the Radiology Associates team especially in our interventional radiology clinic. She is also a member of the Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nursing.

Thank you Stephanie for all that you do caring for our patients!

National Nurses Day is observed annually on May 6 raising awareness of all nurse contributions and commitments and acknowledging the vital role nurses play in society. This day is also the first day of National Nurses Week and is sometimes known as National RN Recognition Day.

Happy Nurse's Day

National Nurses Week begins May 6 and ends on May 12, which is the birthday of Florence Nightingale (May 12, 1820 - August 13, 1910). Florence Nightingale was a celebrated English, social reformer, statistician and the founder of modern nursing.

news+Radiology Associates, LLC physician assistants Kristy Harrison and Victoria Dupuy were selected to present a session titled "Midlevel Practitioners In Your Radiology Practice" at the Radiology Business Management Association's annual conference PaRADigm hosted at the Broadmoor resort in Colorado Springs, Colorado. RMBA PaRADigm

Kristy and Victoria spoke to how the team of PAs at Radiology Associates have integrated into radiology and grown over the years to compliment and assist the radiologist daily. They fielded a lot of insightful questions from a packed room of radiology practice administrators, radiologists and physician assistants from across the US. Congratulations on an excellent presentation!

Midlevel Practitioners In Your Radiology Practice

news+ Radiology Associates' administrator Kim SingletaryKim Singletary was elected to MGMA—Baton Rouge Chapter Board as Secretary.

"Kim has been an integral part of the Radiology Associates team for many years and has a wealth of knowledge in our industry," says Scott Schuber, MD, Radiology Associates' Managing Partner. "We are confident she will be a valued new member of the MGMA—Baton Rouge Chapter board."

"With over 30 years of healthcare industry experience, I am honored to serve as the 2019 Secretary for MGMA—Baton Rouge Chapter," Kim Singletary says. "I have learned so much from the organization. I am excited to give back and support my colleagues in the Baton Rouge healthcare community."

MGMA—Baton Rouge is one of six local chapters affiliated with MGMA—Louisiana, state chapter of MGMA national. MGMA, and its associated state and local chapters, is a professional association for medical executives and managers dedicated to supporting the professional growth and development of its members and, in turn, the medical organizations with which they are affiliated.

 

news+Doctors' Day March 30
As a patient, you may not always see the radiologist who is providing your care—especially if they are "seeing" you by way of your X-Ray, MR, or CT imaging study. In celebration of #DoctorsDay, we want to recognize the service and contributions our radiologists provide in interpreting imaging studies and performing procedures so essential to our patient's healthcare.

news+We are so proud that these two members of our PA team were featured as presenters for the Radiology Business Managers Association (RBMA) Delta States Chapter webinar "A Case Study: The Success of the Physician Assistant in Radiology" on Tuesday January 22, 2019.

Participates in the webinar were members of National RBMA. Our PAs are highly valued members of our clinical team at Radiology Associates. Kristy Harrison and Victoria Dupuy did an excellent job spotlighting how radiology practices can effectively use PAs in delivering excellent patient care.

The Success of the Physician Assistant in Radiology

The Success of the Physician Assistant in Radiology

news+WE ARE HIRING!
Now seeking several radiologists to provide coverage in the following areas.
All fellowships considered with needs in these specific areas:

• Fellowship trained Radiologist willing to be a Generalist and participate in afterhours shifts
• Pediatric Radiologist to staff new Children's hospital with Pediatric Residency program
• Mammographer to help staff Breast Center, full time or part time
• BE/BC teleradiologist for overnight and weekend shifts. Does not need to be local.

Radiology Associates, LLC services the Baton Rouge Metropolitan area offering full-service diagnostic and interventional radiology services to several facilities including a large tertiary care hospital, a cancer center and subspecialty woman's facility. Baton Rouge is a family oriented, vibrant college town offering a wide variety of activities and excellent southern cuisine. It is home to multiple colleges including the state flagship university, LSU.

Competitive compensation with opportunity for additional income via internal moonlighting. Flexible work schedule with excellent benefits. Visit www.lakeradiology.com to learn more about our practice. If interested in this opportunity, please send a copy of your CV to Tim Barrett at jobs@lakeradiology.com.

news+Radiology Associates' Administrator Tim Barrett Participates in RBMA's 2018 Hill Day. Radiology Associates CEO, Tim Barrett, CPA joined other Radiology Business Management Association colleagues participating in the RBMA 2018 Hill Day by visiting with Senators and Congressman to advocate for better access to care for radiology patients.

In addition to meeting with key staff from Sen. Bill Cassidy and Sen. John Kennedy's office, Tim also met with Congressman Garrett Graves. Critical issues discussed include preventative lung cancer screening in IDTFs, Medicare coverage for CT Colonography screening, and protecting access to ultrasound services. | press release

Radiology Associates’ Administrator Tim Barrett Participates in RBMA’s 2018 Hill Day

news+Tim Barrett, CPA, CEO of Radiology Associates, LLC, is the Secretary/Parliamentarian of the Radiology Business Management Association (RBMA) Board of Directors for the 2018-2019 term. The RBMA Board of Directors met and elected its new officers for 2018-2019 at PaRADigm, their annual conference held in San Diego this spring.

RMBA Board of Directors

The following volunteers are the 2018-2019 officers of the RBMA Board of Directors:

• Christie D. James, MS, FRBMA, President, Massachusetts General Physicians Organization

• Sarah Mountford, CPC, RCC, FRBMA, President Elect, Zotec Partners

• Thomas C. Dickerson, Ed.D., FACHE, Immediate Past President, Clinical Radiologists, SC

• Tim Barrett, Secretary/Parliamentarian, CPA, Radiology Associates, LLC

• Michael Langenberg, CPA, Treasurer, Association of University Radiologists, PC


Serving alongside RBMA's new officers, the rest of the 2018-2019 board includes:

• Michael Gonzales, FRBMA, PBS West

• Thomas Greeson, MBA, JD, FRBMA, Reed Smith, LLP

• Carol Hamilton, MBA, SPHR, FACMPE, FRBMA, West County Radiological Group, Inc.

• Pam Kassing, MPA, RCC, FRBMA, American College of Radiology

• Parke Keith, MSCH, MBA, Radiology of Huntsville PC

• Jennifer Kroken, MBA, Healthcare Resource Providers, LLC

• Charles McRae, MBA, Columbus Radiology Corporation

• Shannon Wilson, Bay Imaging Consultants Medical Group

news+Tim Barrett, CPA, and CEO of Radiology Associates, L.L.C. was selected as the recipient of a Special Recognition Award. Tim received the award at RBMA's annual Paradigm conference in San Diego. Each year at its annual conference, RBMA's President is afforded the opportunity to bestow an award on a deserving RBMA member for his or her service to the organization, colleagues, and profession. This honor is in recognition of Tim's service to RBMA as he has "gone above and beyond when it comes to Progress Through Sharing." Tim's involvement in leading the RBMA Chapter initiatives cannot be overstated. Chapters are a key element for RBMA's message and growth and Tim played a key role in that development.

Tim Barrett receives special award

news+On October 9th we were honored to host Congressman Graves for a tour of the radiology departments at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital and at Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center. We shared how radiologists deliver amazing hands-on patient care, as well as utilize a variety of medical imaging technology.

Congressman Graves tours radiology department

news+ Radiology Associates, L.L.C. is a partner in the Mary Bird Perkins - Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center's Clinical Trials Program. The radiologists are an integral component to the team studying emerging cancer treatments to bring new options to the fight against cancer. | more

Clinical Research: Moving Cancer Care Forward

news+ Tim Barrett, CEO at Radiology Associates, LLC joined Tom Greeson, partner with Reed Smith, LLP and Larry Muroff, MD, FACR, CEO & President of Imaging Consultants, Inc. in creating this podcast on radiology practice integrations recorded at the 2017 ACR/RBMA Practice Leader's Forum. | listen to the podcast

news+ Tim Barrett is a member of the 49th class of volunteers serving on the RBMA board for 2017-2018. Tim has also served on several committees including the Finance Committee, Data Committee, Payor Relations Committee, and chair of the Chapter Committee. Tim added, "It's a privilege and an honor to serve the RBMA alongside these business leaders in radiology." | press release

49th class of volunteers serving on the  RBMA Board

news+ Radiology Associates, LLC is proud to Take the Fight Forward and support Mary Bird Perkins-Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center at The Taste on Wednesday, March 29.

news+ Dr. Ted Collins, a member of Radiology Associates from 1973 until 2008, passed away on March 24, 2017.

He was from Jonesville, Louisiana and was a Captain in the U.S. Air Force from 1954-1960. He then attended LSU School of Medicine completing his internship and residency at Charity Hospital. He joined RA in 1973 after working for several years in private practice in Columbus Mississippi and Ochsner Clinic.

"Dr. Collins was a senior member of the group when I joined in 1996," says Dr. Hayden. "He was inspirational in his work ethic. He worked hard, never complained and was respectful to all. He will be missed by all who knew him."

Dr. Dan McNeill, former partner with RABR adds, "Ted was a great man." Dr. Roger West, also a former RABR partner adds, "He was a great radiologist and I'm glad I had a chance to work with him."

news+ MGMA—Baton Rouge Announces 2017 Board of Directors

Tim Barrett, CPA
with Radiology Associates, L.L.C. in Baton Rouge has been named President of the Board of Directors for MGMA—Baton Rouge.

Other officers are Vice President Tom Baggett, MPA, FACMPE an independent healthcare consultant in Baton Rouge; Treasurer AnnaBeth S. Guillory, MBA with Ochsner Health System in Baton Rouge, and Secretary Lee Cox, MBA, BSN, RN, CMPE with Ochsner Health System in Baton Rouge.

Additional Directors are 1st Past President Steven R. Winkler, MHA, FACHE, with Hematology/Oncology Clinic in Baton Rouge; 2nd Past President is Edie Tucker, COPM, with Baton Rouge Ear, Nose & Throat; and 3rd Past President is Barbara D. LaBauve, with OLOL Pediatric Specialty Clinic.

About MGMA—Baton Rouge

MGMA—Baton Rouge is one of six local chapters affiliated with MGMA—Louisiana, state chapter of MGMA national. MGMA, and its associated state and local chapters, is a professional association for medical executives and managers dedicated to supporting the professional growth and development of its members and, in turn, the medical organizations with which they are affiliated.

Dr. Malone Brings Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Radiology

Front row (L to R): Lee Cox, Edie Tucker and Tim Barrett. Back row (L to R): Tom Baggett, AnnaBeth S. Guillory, Barbara LaBauve and Steven Winkler.

news+ Dr. Steven C. Sotile will be speaking about Breast Density at the Pennington Wellness Day for Women on Saturday February 18, 2017. | more
Dr. Steven C. Sotile will be speaking about Breast Density at the Pennington Wellness Day for Women on Saturday February 18, 2017.

news+ Radiology Associates has made a multi-year commitment to Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital.
Radiology Associates has made a multi-year commitment to Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital.

news+ Dr. Ryan Majoria is part of Dr. Ryan Majoriaa multidisciplinary response to liver cancer treatment as highlighted in the July/August issue of the Healthcare Journal of Baton Rouge. While many of the most common cancers have seen a decline in recent years, doctors and scientists have noted recently that both the incidence and mortality rates for liver cancer have increased. | more

 

news+ Congratulations to Radiology Associates' Administrator Kim Kim SingletarySingletary who was elected President to RMBA Delta States chapter Board. She is elected for a two-year term. The Delta States Chapter covers Louisiana and Mississippi. | Advocate article| press release

 

news+ Congratulations to Radiology Associates' CEO Tim Barrett who was elected the Southern Director to RBMA's board. Mr. Barrett was elected for a two year term. | press release

Tim BarrettThe Radiology Business Management Association (RBMA) is an industry-leading organization comprised of more than 2,400 professionals who focus on the business of radiology. RBMA members support diagnostic imaging, interventional radiology and radiation oncology providers in the full spectrum of practice settings. RBMA connects members nationwide to valuable information, education, and practice-related resources and serves as an authoritative industry voice on behalf of shared member interests.

 

RBMA's new officers for 2016-2017 are:
Jim Hamilton, MHA, CMM, FRBMA President
Tom Dickerson, MA, Ed.D., FACHE President-Elect
Suzanne Taylor, BS, FRBMA Immediate Past-President
Christie James, MS, FRBMA Secretary & Eastern Director
Sarah Mountford, CPC, RCC Treasurer
Michael Gonzales, FRBMA Parliamentarian
Mark O. Bernardy, MD, FACR ACR Director
Tim Barrett, CPA Southern Director
Keith E. Chew, MHA, CMPE Director-at-Large
Carol Hamilton, MBA, FACMPE, SPHR, SHRM-SCP Director-at-Large
Michael Langenberg, CPA Director-at-Large
Jennifer Kroken, MBA Director-at-Large
Brandon Selle, MBA Director-at-Large

 

news+ Radiology Associates participated in the 16th annual Irene W. Pennington's Wellness Day for Women sponsored by the Pennington Biomedical Research Center and Foundation. Dr. Marcia B. Gremillion and Dr. Laura S. Miller attended Wellness Day with Radiology Associates and spoke with attendees. The Wellness Day for Women provided free health screenings, exhibits and educational sessions for women ages 18 and older.

Dr. Marcia B. Gremillion and Dr. Laura S. Miller

 

news+Dr. Malone Brings Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Radiology "Modern imaging techniques have become increasingly important in diagnosing disorders of the musculoskeletal system, " Dr. Malone says. | more

Dr. Malone Brings Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Radiology

 

news+World Stroke Day is October 29 Know the Signs!  From the American Heart Association

 

news+Watch Look Beyond the Pink tonight, Oct. 26, on WAFB channel 9 at 6:30. Jean West will be talking about the realities of breast cancer. | more

news+Mammograms Read 3 Times
Woman's Hospital is the only hospital in the Baton Rouge region to have mammograms reviewed by two board-certified radiologists and their Computer-Aided Detection (CAD) System. The Radiologists at Woman's Hospital are members of Radiology Associates. | choosing Woman's for your mammogram

news+3D mammography is an exciting technology to aid in the detection of breast cancer. Misty M. Norman, M.D.
The 3D mammogram, used in conjunction with a standard 2D digital mammogram, allows the radiologist to view the breast one slice at a time for a more detailed and accurate examination. | more

news+3D Mammograms 
Woman's Hospital is transforming breast cancer detection by viewing breast tissue using the latest 3D mammography technology. | choosing Woman's for your mammogram

news+In support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, early detection is an important factor in surviving breast cancer.  If you haven't had a mammogram within the past year, call and schedule it today! Dr. Gremillion and Dr. Ruiz explain mammograms in this video.

news+ Dr. Brandon St. Amant of Radiology Associates discusses the $23 million renovation and expansion at The T.J. Moran Imaging Center at the Mary Bird Perkins Our Lady of the Lake Center on WAFB News. | watch video

 

news+ Radiology Associates Hires Jonathan C. Malone, MD — Muscoluskeletal Radiologist | press release

 

news+ Prostate MRI: A new alternative  | Baton Rouge Business Report: What's New in Healthcare


news+ Congratulations to Radiology Associates' CEO Tim Barrett for winning the Calhoun Award at RBMA — Radiology Business Management Association! Awarded for Dedicated Service.

The first RBMA steering committee met in 1968 in Chicago under the guidance of Dr. Calhoun. His business manager, Maxine Williams, directed the organization for many years. RBMA was formed for two purposes: to provide for the development and recognition of radiology business managers, and to improve the administration of radiology practices, enabling radiologists to concentrate on providing their services to the public, thus holding down the costs of those services to the public. RBMA seeks to fulfill its purposes through the education of its membership, other healthcare professionals and the public at large. The Calhoun Award is for outstanding contributions to radiology business management and to RBMA.


news+ Radiology Associates Selects PowerScribe 360 Voice Recognition from FINAO “PowerScribe 360 has greatly improved our voice recognition and turnaround time for reports. This translates to better patient care, which is most important. FINAO’s support has been excellent and their knowledge of PowerScribe 360 is second to none."  - Brandon S. St. Amant, M.D. | read article


news+Cinemavision Eases MRI Anxiety at OLOL Livingston. Dr. Vitter and staff explain. | read article




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5000 Hennessy Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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Interventional Radiology Clinic
Our Lady of the Lake RMC
5000 Hennessy Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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Woman's Hospital Main Campus
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Baton Rouge, LA 70817
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Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center
4950 Essen Lane
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
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Lake Imaging Center
7135 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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Fax: 225-765-5955

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1125 W. Highway 30
Gonzales, Louisiana 70737
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