News & Events

Articles in the SIR publication:  IR Quarterly

Press Release

February 1, 2018
HI-IQ® enables peer benchmarking through the IR Registry


Leveraging HI-IQ data to improve outcomes for IR

Presented by: 

  • Heidi Sutton RN, MSN, Coordinator;  Data Analysis, Quality Assurance & Research  Interventional Radiology
  • Douglas Sutton RN, MSN, Manager Interventional Radiology, Ultrasound Sound and Radiology Nursing Services


During this webinar, the University of Vermont Medical Center will describe their journey in selecting and implementing a Quality Assurance program.  You’ll learn how they use data to:

  • Compare their outcomes to Society of Interventional Radiology standards
  • Target improvement areas and measure results
  • Reduce complications
  • Monitor Fellows’ case exposure
  • Analyze procedure volume trends to make budgeting decisions
  • Conduct research
  • Reduce radiation dose

Click here to view the webinar


Data Entry for Fellows & Residents

  • Complimentary web training for new fellows and residents
  • Learn how to create a case log for submission to the ABR

 Click here to view this webinar

Past Events

How to use HI-IQ for Quality Improvement

  • Your day – at a glance
  • Identify interesting cases                                                                  Click here to view this training
  • Pull quality data per resource 
  • Obtain complications metrics for your M&M
  • Cumulative dosage – can it be captured? 

HI-IQ is your central communication tool

  • Your day – at a glance
  • Track important clinical events                                                          Click here to view this training
  • What procedures are being performed today? 
  • Monitor room efficiency and utilization
  • Communicate to all resources via electronic whiteboard
  • Notify transport and anesthesia with a simple click

How to standardize and manage your follow-up protcol

  • Ensure patient follow-ups and increase satisfaction
  • Research project? Capture your data in HI-IQ 
  • Analyze data with HI-IQ reports                                                           Click here to view this training
  • Customize the data captured in HI-IQ

Reduce inventory expenses with HI-IQ

  • How much expired inventory is on your shelves?
  • Do you always have a product on-hand that a physician requests?
  • Automate your product purchasing through an interface                Click here to view this training
  • Know instantly the value of your inventory
  • Barcodes - change is constant