With your participation, VIRTEX will become the gold standard for clinical interventional radiology data to drive quality patient care and effectiveness. The registry will extend beyond IR-patient engagement to standardize IR treatments and outcomes and advance evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.
SIR is currently recruiting practices and institutions that have a strong commitment to quality improvement to serve as pilot sites. Contact us to begin the registry enrollment process.Learn more
SIR's standardized reports offer a structured and automated way to submit your data to the registry. SIR also advocates the adoption of practice paradigms that, above all, improve patient outcomes.Learn more
Learn how the registry's emphasis on analytics and service support will advance research and demonstrate safety, effectiveness and value.Learn more
With the arrival of VIRTEX, interventional radiology is ready to take a major step forward in advancing patient care and enhancing recognition of the specialty’s capabilities. It will be the gold standard for clinical IR data to drive improvements in quality, practice performance, and innovations for years to come. VIRTEX enables your practice and/or institution to:
"The SIR data registry is the way to grow IR and make sure interventional radiologists succeed."
— Rajesh Shah, MD, FSIR, Director of Interventional Radiology, Associate Chief of Radiology, VA Palo Alto Health Care System
From coding and reimbursement to quality improvement, SIR offers a collection of resources designed to help physicians navigate challenges and opportunities in this new era of health care.Learn more
Given the importance of protecting healthcare workers during the pandemic, the SIR is releasing information and guidance for Interventional Radiologists to plan for the management of COVID-19 patients.Learn more
The Guidelines and Statements Division of the SIR provides a framework of evidence-based clinical practice documents to ensure patient safety and enhance the delivery of patient care.Learn more