Aaron Shoopman Named Vista Radiology’s New Administrator

KNOXVILLE, TN Aaron Shoopman, CPA, has been named administrator at Vista Radiology, the largest and most sub-specialized radiology practice inEast Tennessee.

As the former chief financial officer for East Tennessee Heart Consultants, Inc., he was responsible for the management and financial operations of that 26-provider physician practice.

Shoopman has 16 years of financial experience in managerial positions ranging from controller/CFO to executive director with several large medical organizations in Knoxville. He is a University of Tennessee Knoxville graduate, where he received both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in accounting.

“Aaron has extensive experience in the physician practice field dealing with a multitude of healthcare operations and managed care providers. We’re delighted he has joined our team,” said Daryl Harp, M.D., Vista Radiology president.

Eric M. Nyberg, M.D., Joins Vista Radiology

Knoxville, Tenn.—Board certified diagnostic and interventional neuroradiologist Eric M. Nyberg, M.D., is joining Vista Radiology following his fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, where he was a neuro-interventional clinical instructor.

He will practice in Knoxville alongside vascular/neuro-interventional radiologist Keith Woodward, M.D., enhancing and expanding Vista Radiology’s neuro-interventional specialty.

After completing his residency in diagnostic radiology at University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, Dr. Nyberg completed a neuroradiology fellowship at the University of Colorado Denver. He remained inDenverfor an additional neuro-interventional fellowship at InterMountain Neurosurgery at St. Anthony Central Hospital.

Nyberg received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine inCleveland,Ohio, and his undergraduate degree fromBucknellUniversityinLewisburg,Pa.He is certified by the American Board of Radiology to perform diagnostic radiology and is a member of the American Societyof Neuroradiology and the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery.

Jason Daniel Joins Vista Radiology as IT Manager

Knoxville,Tenn.—Jason Daniel has joined Vista Radiology, P.C., as information technology manager.

Prior toVista, he was employed by Southeastern Retina Associates as the director of IT, overseeing its technological needs in 24 offices throughout five states. While at SRA, Daniel reduced IT costs while improving the company’s technological efficiency. Before his work at SRA, he was a network engineer for Answer Financial Inc. inOak Ridge,Tenn.

Daniel graduated summa cum laude and as class valedictorian from ITT Technical Institute with an associate’s degree of applied science in computer networking and systems technology.

Vista Radiology Is After-Hours Provider at Jamestown Regional Medical Center

KNOXVILLE, TENN.– Vista Radiology, P.C. is the after-hours digital imaging services provider at Jamestown Regional Medical Center in Jamestown, TN, beginning this week.

An 85-bed hospital operated by Health Management Associates, Inc., the medical center inFentressCountyis fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.Vista’s expertise supplements the hospital’s digital imaging services, which include basic radiography, digital fluoroscopy, CT, nuclear medicine and ultrasound, according to Samuel Feaster, M.D., Vista Radiology president.

“Our after-hours teleradiology service brings an advanced level of care to the hospital’s 24-hour emergency, inpatient and outpatient services,” Feaster said.

JamestownRegionalMedicalCenterbecomes Vista’s eleventh hospital in which it provides radiology services, the tenth in East Tennessee.

Vista Radiology partnering with Greensboro Radiology

Vista Radiology partnering with Greensboro Radiology for radiology coverage at two N.C. hospitals Randolph Hospital and Morehead Memorial Hospital

Knoxville, Tenn.–  Vista Radiology, East Tennessee’s largest and most sub-specialized radiology practices is partnering for after-hours coverage with Greensboro Radiology, the leading diagnostic imaging provider in the Piedmont Triad area ofNorth Carolinaemploying 45 board certified radiologists.

Initially, Vista will be supplementing in-house coverage atRandolphHospitalinAsheboro,N.C.andMoreheadMemorialHospitalinEden,N.C.  The twoNorth Carolinahospitals are Vista Radiology’s second and third teleradiology service expansions outside the state ofTennesseein less than a month.

Charles McRae, M.B.A., Vista Radiology administrator, said, “Vista Radiology and Greensboro Radiology are partnering for after-hours night coverage, beginning at Morehead and Randolph hospitals, in an effort to offer the best turnaround and highest quality service to patients, referring physicians and hospitals.  We hope to expand this collaborative arrangement to additional hospitals in the future.”

Vista began its first out-of-state contract July 5 withAdvancedHealthcareMedicalCenterinEllington,MO, followed two weeks later by providing after-hours imaging services atJamestownRegionalMedicalCenter,Jamestown,Tennessee.

A 145-bed hospital, Randolph Hospital offers inpatient and outpatient services including maternity, emergency, home health, intensive care, medical/surgical, rehabilitation and wellness. With 108 acute-care beds and 134 long-term care beds, Morehead Memorial Hospital is home to inpatient and day hospital services, a state-of-the-art emergency department, a birthing center, a nursing center, and a cancer treatment center.  Vista’s expertise enhances both hospitals’ diagnostic imaging services.