From the latest healthcare headlines to MedAxiom community news, this is the place to learn more and stay informed. Updated regularly.
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.
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.
Partner News | Published: Monday, February 3, 2020NextGen 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
Partner News | Published: Monday, February 3, 2020NextGen 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
Partner News | Published: Monday, February 3, 2020According 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
Partner News | Published: Friday, January 31, 2020LUMEDX, 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
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.
Partner News | Published: Tuesday, January 7, 2020
In an article published in Becker’s ASC Review, two executives from National Cardiovascular Partners, a MedAxiom partner, recently discussed the latest Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) ruling regarding percutaneous coronary interventions in the ambulatory surgical center (ASC) setting for 2020. Read their responses to six questions ranging from ASC preparation for these 2020 CMS rulings to ensuring patient care in ASCs when undergoing these procedures.
News | Published: Friday, December 20, 2019
Join us as we countdown the 12 Days of Resources with the most popular MedAxiom resources of 2019.
News | Published: Monday, December 9, 2019
2020 is just around the corner and there are numerous coding changes that will go into effect when the 2020 Physician Fee Schedule final rule goes into effect Jan. 1. Brush up on changes and take advantage of MedAxiom resources to ensure you and your practice are set up for success next year.