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From the latest healthcare headlines to MedAxiom community news, this is the place to learn more and stay informed. Updated regularly.

Where the Money Is: New Cardiac Interventions Today Article

News | Published: Thursday, March 15, 2018

As margins decline, hospitals should look to their heart programs for financial opportunities.

By Larry Sobal, MBA, MHA, CMPE


Molecular Imaging Services Joins MedAxiom as Industry Partner

Partner News | Published: Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Provides Most Comprehensive PET and SPECT Support Solutions to Benefit Outpatient Cardiology Organizations


ScImage Granted DoD’s Authority to Operate

Partner News | Published: Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Los Altos, CA – January 16, 2018 - ScImage, Inc., a leading provider of Enterprise PACS solutions, has been granted Authority to Operate (ATO) on networks within the US Department of Defense (DoD) via

BPCI Advanced—the Next Generation of Bundled Payments—Announced by CMS

News | Published: Wednesday, January 10, 2018

CMS has officially announced Bundled Payment for Care Improvement (BPCI) Advanced, a new voluntary bundled-payment model that will be considered an advanced alternative payment model under MACRA. You can learn

First Cardiology ACO Launched

News | Published: Friday, December 22, 2017

We are pleased and proud to share that a MedAxiom member and corporate partner have successfully collaborated on the launch of the first cardiology-specific accountable care organization. Cardiology Associates

Jacob Turmell Joins MedAxiom Consulting

News | Published: Tuesday, December 19, 2017

We are very pleased to announce that Jacob Turmell, DNP, RN, NP-C, ACNS-BC, CCRN-CMC, has joined MedAxiom Consulting as Vice President.


ScImage Announces PicomPassport

Partner News | Published: Sunday, November 26, 2017

ScImage, Inc. is pleased to introduce PicomPassport at the Radiological Society of North America’s 103rd Annual Scientific Assembly. PicomPassport is a new technology that leverages the power of PICOM365’s Azure-based Cloud to simplify the importing of external patient exams into any PACS.


CY 2018 Quality Payment Program (QPP) Final Rule Overview

News | Published: Monday, November 20, 2017

MedAxiom and the Cardiology Advocacy Alliance have prepared an exclusive summary report of the major provisions of the final CY 2018 QPP Rule (CMS-5522-FC) that was published on November 9. Our summary focuses on the highlights of the rule with an emphasis on cardiology.


2018 CMS Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) Final Rule Overview

News | Published: Friday, November 10, 2017

MedAxiom and the Cardiology Advocacy Alliance have summarized the major provisions of the 2018 final PFS rule that was published on November 2. The summary highlights major policy changes, focusing on those impacting cardiology. Members get access to payment tables associated with various procedures identified by MedAxiom as most relevant for its CV community. 


2018 CMS OPPS/ASC Final Rule Overview

News | Published: Friday, November 3, 2017

MedAxiom and the Cardiology Advocacy Alliance have summarized the major provisions of the 2018 final OPPS/ASC rule that was published on November 1. The summary highlights major policy changes, including those impacting cardiology. Members get access to payment tables associated with various procedures identified by MedAxiom as most relevant for its CV community.