Bonnie Rush, RT(R)(M)(QM), President of BIS – Breast Imaging Specialists, nationally recognized educator, consultant and community outreach presenter was named as a semifinalist in the Most Effective Radiologic Technologist Educator category by imaging professionals.
Bonnie holds advanced certificates in Mammography and Quality Management. She authored the manual “MQSA Made Easy” which is a highly regarded resource book explaining the mammography final regulations. Ms. Rush has been published in many well-received journals and serves on the advisory board of the Mammography Regulation and Reimbursement Report.
With her background in regulations and an understanding and interest in the law, Bonnie also aids facilities in avoiding malpractice suits by instituting defendable standards of practice. When called upon she acts as an expert witness to defend breast imaging professionals and practices against unjustified malpractice suits.
Bonnie believes in volunteerism and currently serves on the NCBC CBE Committee, as the mammography technologist liaison with the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) and the NCBC Email Exchange Committee. She also invests her time within her national affiliate organizations as a member of the ASRT Mammography Practice Standards Committee and the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Mammography Examination Committee.