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Why External Benchmarking is Important for Cardiovascular Programs

Thursday, February 21, 2019 | Lori Walsh | 0 Comments


Creating benchmarks for your cardiovascular program is important but may seem like a daunting task. Lori Walsh explains how simple it is to submit and analyze your data using MedAxiom’s tool MedAxcess.

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Creating a Value Oriented Incentive Plan

Thursday, February 14, 2019 | Joel Sauer | 0 Comments


Developing an incentive plan within cardiology can be complex to ensure providers are rewarded appropriately and expertly. Joel Sauer shares his thoughts on the architecture of value incentive plans and how value is a team sport.

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Building on a Strong Foundation

Thursday, February 7, 2019 | Pat White | 0 Comments


The recent announcement of MedAxiom’s merger with the American College of Cardiology (ACC) may spark questions. Pat White shares how the relationship has grown over the years and what can be expected now that we will be Transforming Cardiovascular Care, Together.

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To Hire, or Not to Hire, a Scribe

Thursday, January 31, 2019 | Jacob Turmell | 2 Comments


The use of EHR’s have changed the way healthcare is being delivered. Jacob Turmell explains that increased burden of documentation is one of those changes and how some physicians have hired scribes to assist in this area and are seeing increased productivity and patient satisfaction.

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You Can’t Afford to Miss This Year’s ACC Cardiovascular Summit

Thursday, January 24, 2019 | Joseph Sasson, Ph.D. | 0 Comments


This year’s ACC Cardiovascular Summit will cover some critical topics including sessions on leadership, clinician well-being, and mitigating burnout. Joseph Sasson provides details on several that he believes have particular relevance this year.

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Health Tech…can technology alone deliver better health?

Thursday, January 17, 2019 | Jeff Russell | 1 Comment


Health-related technology and AI (artificial intelligence) have a come a long way to enable us to monitor different activities in patients and provide predictive analytics. Jeff Russell reviews some of the newest innovations and how it plays a role in healthcare and improving health outcomes.

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