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Managing the Shift to Elective PCI in the ASC Setting

News | Published: Tuesday, March 3, 2020

In this Cardiac Interventions Today article Terri McDonald, Vice President MedAxiom Consulting, explains Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) CY 2020 changes that indicate an expectation to provide lower-cost interventional care in the nonhospital ambulatory setting and what CVSL leaders should consider as they build their strategies.


MedAxiom Announces Industry Partnership with Brevium

Partner News | Published: Thursday, February 27, 2020

Brevium’s software helps improve the patient appointment lifecycle in cardiovascular practices.


pMD® Streamlines Communication with Secure Voice Calls and Automated Appointment Reminders

Partner News | Published: Friday, February 21, 2020

pMD®, the innovation leader in health care technology, has added two new features to enhance communication for both providers and patients. pMD® Secure Messaging™users can now make encrypted and

ACC, CAA Unite Around Cardiovascular Advocacy

News | Published: Tuesday, February 18, 2020

The voice of cardiology will be louder and more effective as a result of a recent decision by the Cardiology Advocacy Alliance to merge with the ACC. Effective now, CAA’s large network of US-based cardiovascular physicians and executive leaders have joined the ACC’s advocacy efforts, uniting around the shared mission of developing and advancing solutions to increase access, quality and value of patient care and promote heart health.


MedAxiom Partner Ornish Lifestyle Medicine’s Diet Named Best Heart-Healthy Diet of 2020

Partner News | Published: Friday, February 14, 2020

February is Heart Month – a country wide initiative that promotes heart-healthy lifestyles. Just in time for the rally to promote health-positive resources for our community, U.S. News & World Report

Genetesis Pilot study: 90-second scan shows promise in evaluating chest pain patients in Emergency Department observation unit

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.


MedAxiom Announces Industry Partnership with Genetesis, Inc.

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.


NextGen Healthcare Announces Partnership with Doctible

Partner News | Published: Monday, February 3, 2020

NextGen 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

NextGen Healthcare CEO sounds off on opposition to federal data-sharing rule

Partner News | Published: Monday, February 3, 2020

NextGen 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

ISCHEMIA's Ripple Effects and Where They Leave Cardiologists

Partner News | Published: Monday, February 3, 2020

According 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