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FY 2018 Proposed IPPS Rule Overview

News | Published: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

A summary of the major provisions of the proposed FY 2018 Hospital IPPS Rule along with a detailed spreadsheet on the changes to MS-DRG payments rates from FY 2017 to 2018.


Summary of the American Health Care Act Bill

News | Published: Friday, May 5, 2017

On May 4th, the American Health Care Act (AHCA) passed the House of Representatives (217-213), which now goes to the Senate. Major provisions of the AHCA bill include...


MIPS Participation Status Letter

News | Published: Friday, April 28, 2017

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is reviewing claims and letting practices know which clinicians need to take part in MIPS, the Merit-based Incentive Payment System. MIPS is an important part

QPP UPDATE: How the Scoring for Various Elements of the MIPS Categories will be Handled

News | Published: Thursday, April 27, 2017

Among the new items recently released from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) on the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), there are some details on Advancing Care Information (ACI) that will impact many in the MedAxiom community. We are providing explanations of those new details.


Sharecare Adds Key Executives To Aggressively Scale Integrated Population Health Platform Globally

Partner News | Published: Monday, April 24, 2017

Salesforce Veteran Carlos Ferraro Cavallini and Medical Tech Industry Executive Dave Springer Join Digital Health Company’s Leadership Team


Mobile Cardiac Rehab Meets Patients Where They Are: At Home

Partner News | Published: Thursday, April 13, 2017

Moving Analytics’ Solution Utilizes Stanford University Research and Technology to Increase Cardiac Rehab Participation, Reduce Readmissions and Improve Outcomes at Lower Costs.


New MedAxiom Partner Offers Suspended Radiation Protection System

Partner News | Published: Thursday, April 6, 2017

MedAxiom is pleased to announce a new corporate partner: TIDI Products™, distributor of the suspended radiation protection system, Zero-Gravity™. With clinician safety and comfort as its primary benefits, the Zero-Gravity system provides greater protection against radiation doses in a virtually weightless design that allows for ease of movement and less strain on the body.


Astellas Announces New President of Astellas US Technologies, Inc.

Partner News | Published: Friday, March 31, 2017

Astellas today announced that John DeMay has been appointed president, Astellas US Technologies, Inc. (AUST). In this role, DeMay will be responsible for promoting collaboration and cooperation across Pharmaceutical Technology divisions functions in the Americas.


CMS Update: Further Delays to Cardiac EPMs

News | Published: Monday, March 20, 2017

CMS just posted an interim final rule with comment period that further delays the effective date of the cardiac EPMs from March 21, 2017 until May 20, 2017.


Preparing for the ASCeXAM® and ReASCE® Examinations? ASE’s Review Course Can Help You Prepare

Partner News | Published: Monday, March 6, 2017

The Review Course has been specifically designed by ASE as a preparatory course for the National Board of Echocardiography, Inc.™ ASCeXAM® and ReASCE® examinations.