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Stay up-to-date on the latest opinions, trends, and issues in cardiovascular healthcare with MedAxiom’s weekly blog posts.  New posts every Thursday.


The Imminent Growth of TAVR and BPCI-A

Thursday, May 9, 2019 | Joseph Sasson | 0 Comments

There are changes coming for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) that will effect how we contract to provide these services. Joe Sasson explains what we know now and why he believes these changes mean growth for TAVR and BPCI-A.

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Why is Cardiology Compensation still on the Rise?

Thursday, May 2, 2019 | Joel Sauer | 2 Comments

It was been predicted that total compensation for cardiologists would go down in 2019 based on data from 2018. Joel Sauer provides a couple solid theories on why that has not happened as well as the data from the 2019 MedAxiom survey.

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BPCI-A: Lessons Learned from Cohort 1

Thursday, April 25, 2019 | Ginger Biesbrock | 0 Comments

Now that CMS has opened the application period for Cohort 2, there are lessons to be learned from those that have come before us. Ginger explains that the consensus from participating groups has been favorable and provides key lessons learned from their experience.

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CMS Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE) Audits

Thursday, April 18, 2019 | Nicole Knight | 0 Comments

The Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE) Audits program is designed to help providers and suppliers reduce claim denials and appeals through one-on-one assistance. Nicole Knight explains the process and provides six things you can do to meet the goal of having no errors or a minor error classification.

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Zeroing In On Your #1 Practice Challenge

Friday, April 12, 2019 | Lori Walsh | 0 Comments

We got some great feedback about challenges our members are facing at the recent CV Transforum. Lori Walsh shares that staff and operational efficiency was top on the list and provides insight on three areas you can focus on to help establish a foundation for efficient and patient-centric care.

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Preview and Hot Picks for the Spring 19 CV Transforum Conference

Friday, March 29, 2019 | Joseph Sasson | 0 Comments

The Spring ‘19 CV Transforum conference will cover many extremely timely topics including sessions on artificial intelligence (AI) and remote monitoring. Joe Sasson highlights a few that he feels you will find particularly valuable.

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