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pMD® Streamlines Communication with Secure Voice Calls and Automated Appointment Reminders

Partner News | Published: Friday, February 21, 2020

pMD®, the innovation leader in health care technology, has added two new features to enhance communication for both providers and patients. pMD® Secure Messaging™users can now make encrypted and

ACC, CAA Unite Around Cardiovascular Advocacy

News | Published: Tuesday, February 18, 2020

The voice of cardiology will be louder and more effective as a result of a recent decision by the Cardiology Advocacy Alliance to merge with the ACC. Effective now, CAA’s large network of US-based cardiovascular physicians and executive leaders have joined the ACC’s advocacy efforts, uniting around the shared mission of developing and advancing solutions to increase access, quality and value of patient care and promote heart health.


MedAxiom Partner Ornish Lifestyle Medicine’s Diet Named Best Heart-Healthy Diet of 2020

Partner News | Published: Friday, February 14, 2020

February is Heart Month – a country wide initiative that promotes heart-healthy lifestyles. Just in time for the rally to promote health-positive resources for our community, U.S. News & World Report

Genetesis Pilot study: 90-second scan shows promise in evaluating chest pain patients in Emergency Department observation unit

Partner News | Published: Thursday, February 13, 2020

Undiagnosed chest pain sends 8-10 million Americans to Emergency Departments annually, making it the second most common complaint. Emergency physicians must rapidly identify patients whose chest pain is cardiac-related. A new pilot study has found that a resting 90-second magnetocardiography (MCG) scan shows promise in evaluating emergency department observation unit (EDOU) chest pain patients for Acute Coronary Artery Syndrome.


MedAxiom Announces Industry Partnership with Genetesis, Inc.

Partner News | Published: Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Genetesis, Inc. is transforming patient care from invasive, stress-induced, lengthy procedures, to non-invasive, at rest, rapid testing.


NextGen Healthcare Announces Partnership with Doctible

Partner News | Published: Monday, February 3, 2020

NextGen Healthcare, Inc., a leading provider of ambulatory-focused technology solutions, announced it has entered into an exclusive partnership with Doctible, a platform that enables healthcare providers to

NextGen Healthcare CEO sounds off on opposition to federal data-sharing rule

Partner News | Published: Monday, February 3, 2020

NextGen Healthcare President and CEO Rusty Frantz sounded off about hospital executives opposing proposed federal data-sharing rules while also sharing data with Silicon Valley tech giants. During a Q&A

ISCHEMIA's Ripple Effects and Where They Leave Cardiologists

Partner News | Published: Monday, February 3, 2020

According to the CDC, heart disease is the leading cause of death worldwide, and coronary artery disease (CAD) is the most common type of heart disease. With such widespread prevalence and risk, accurate

LUMEDX Announces Official HIMSS20 Speakers

Partner News | Published: Friday, January 31, 2020

LUMEDX, a leading provider of healthcare analytics and cardiovascular information systems (CVIS), is pleased to announce that client partner Duke University Health System has been selected to present at the

Congratulations to the IBM Watson Health Top 50 CV Hospitals of 2020

News | Published: Monday, January 13, 2020

In late 2019, IBM Watson Health published its annual list of 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals™ in the U.S., one of the leading surveys the CV industry turns to for hospital performance rankings. The 2020 survey, which included nearly 1,000 hospitals across the country with cardiovascular service lines, identified 50 hospitals that “delivered better outcomes while operating more efficiently and at a lower cost.” MedAxiom is proud to be affiliated with nearly half of the top 50 hospitals on the 2020 list.