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A FAST, COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH FOR RE-OPENING YOUR CV SERVICE LINE

Partner News | Published: Monday, May 4, 2020

As we emerge from the unprecedented COVID-19 crisis, programs across the country are seeking a safe, rational approach to re-opening their Cath Labs and resuming elective revascularization. MedAxiom Industry

CMS Issues Second Interim-Final COVID-19 Rule

News | Published: Thursday, April 30, 2020

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a second final-interim rule on April 30 that includes several key measures, including expanded access to COVID-19 testing and telehealth services.


TDK Ventures Invests in Biomagnetic Medical Imaging Company Genetesis

Partner News | Published: Wednesday, April 29, 2020

TDK Corporation (TSE:6762) announces that subsidiary TDK Ventures Inc. adds to its growing portfolio of companies with an investment in Genetesis, a world leader in non-invasive biomagnetic imaging. Genetesis

CARDIAC PET/CT MPI – Preparing your nuclear cardiac imaging lab during uncertain times

Partner News | Published: Wednesday, April 29, 2020

COVID-19, or the Coronavirus, has been the source of widespread concern across the country. This is a severe illness for those with a compromised immune system such as the elderly or those with preexisting

Physician-Hospital Alignment Still Eludes Many Integrated Programs

News | Published: Monday, April 27, 2020

Joel Sauer, Executive Vice President MedAxiom Consulting and Terri McDonald, Vice President MedAxiom Consulting authored this recently published Cardiac Interventions Today article explaining what has historically caused issues with physician-hospital integrations and provide ways to move toward transformational integration.


COVID-19 Relief Package Expands Upon CARES Act Resources

News | Published: Friday, April 24, 2020

The Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act (H.R. 266) has been signed by President Trump into law after it passed in the House and Senate earlier this week, providing $484 billion for small businesses, health care providers and expanded testing to address the COVID-19 emergency. The package is widely considered an extension of the $2.2 trillion CARES Act, which passed in late March.


ENSURE YOUR EHR DATA IS ENGAGED CORRECTLY FOR TELEMEDICINE AND BEYOND

Partner News | Published: Thursday, April 23, 2020

COVID-19 is pushing the rapid adoption of virtual visits and telemedicine connectivity in order to treat both new and existing patients. It is vital that providers have historical health information for each

MedAxiom Industry Partner Solutions to Help Navigate COVID-19

Partner News | Published: Wednesday, April 22, 2020

The COVID-19 outbreak has escalated the need for innovative solutions to ensure high quality CV care can continue to be delivered to patients during this global pandemic. As a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, telehealth and virtual care delivery have emerged as invaluable tools for ensuring continuity of care.


HHS Announces Allocation of Remaining COVID-19 Provider Relief Funding

News | Published: Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Administration officials have announced details on the allocation of the remaining provider relief funding created by the CARES Act. The Act authorized $100 billion for the Public Health and Social Services Emergency Fund, an initial $30 billion of which was disbursed earlier this month to providers based on Medicare fee-for-service billing. 


Urge Congress to Support Clinicians on the Front Lines of the COVID-19 Crisis

News | Published: Tuesday, April 21, 2020

As Congress continues negotiations around the next COVID-19 supplemental package, the ACC sent a letter to Senate and House leaders regarding ongoing patient and clinician needs.