From the latest healthcare headlines to MedAxiom community news, this is the place to learn more and stay informed. Updated regularly.
Partner News | Published: Tuesday, March 29, 2016
The risk of having cardiovascular disease during one’s lifetime is 60 percent for men and 55 percent for women.
This includes heart disease, stroke or death from either.
Blog | Published: Thursday, March 24, 2016
Asking people to pay more of the health care is an emotionally charged and financially painful subject, and I’m not calling for people to have to pay even more. But it’s also possible that paying a greater portion may be a necessary part of the reformation of the ...
Blog | Published: Tuesday, March 22, 2016
In anticipation of Meghan Emig’s presentation on HF Clinic Development and Success Story with Dr. Sanjeev Gulati at the CV Transforum Spring’16 conference. On Thursday, April 7th, we sat down with Meghan to learn more about her and her work.
Blog | Published: Thursday, March 17, 2016
Where are we in our transition from volume to value? Are we really moving away from fee-for-service and toward value-based reimbursement?
Partner News | Published: Wednesday, March 16, 2016Cardiac monitoring providers offer physicians a way to measure a patient’s heart rhythm over a defined period of time. It is considered standard practice in diagnosing cardiac arrhythmias and is also
Blog | Published: Tuesday, March 15, 2016
MedAxiom is honored to welcome top CV thought leaders to present at our conferences throughout the year. Dr. Xiaoyan Huang, President-Elect and Invasive Cardiologist at Providence Milwaukie Hospital in Portland, OR, is one such leader.
Blog | Published: Thursday, March 10, 2016
If there is a trinity of healthcare IT, I think it is: Security, Big Data Analytics, and Interoperability. It just so happens that all three are in the news right now, and the issues surrounding them lead to some interesting philosophical questions.
Partner News | Published: Thursday, March 10, 2016
After a tremendous response to the Nuclear Cardiology Benchmark Report, Digirad has launched a new and updated version for 2016. The report gives users an unbiased evaluation of where their organization stands relative to national standards. The data used in the report was compiled by Medaxiom, as well as new provider information from 2015. Metrics covered within the report include the average number of new patient consults, study volume, number of cardiologists, camera age, and more.
Partner News | Published: Monday, March 7, 2016MedAxiom is pleased to announce an exciting collaboration between two of our corporate partners: ScImage is integrating its PICOM365 Enterprise PACS into the NextGen Ambulatory EHR, creating a seamless