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Surgical Care Affiliates Publishes Case Study

Partner News | Published: Monday, June 26, 2017

In a recently published case study, SCA shares the expansion of its cardiovascular program.


Take ASNC's Choosing Wisely® Challenge

Partner News | Published: Sunday, June 25, 2017

Ready to advance your career, support the growth of nuclear cardiology and earn cash prizes? You could accomplish all three by participating in ASNC’s Annual Nuclear Cardiology Choosing Wisely® Challenge.


ChronicCareIQ’s automated management solution is changing health care

Partner News | Published: Friday, June 23, 2017

Matt Ethington, CEO and Founder of ChronicCareIQ, shares how his personal experience, as a patient with Diabetes Type 1, inspired him to create the first automated chronic care management solution.


The Ambulatory Approach: New Article

News | Published: Thursday, June 22, 2017

Cardiac Interventions Today magazine features MedAxiom's Anne Beekman answering questions about the shift in cardiology from inpatient to outpatient procedures.


Home-Based Rehab Gets Patients Moving

Partner News | Published: Tuesday, June 20, 2017

As hospitals transition to value-based payments, finding cost-effective ways to deliver patient-centered post-acute care is critical. Moving Analytics helps hospitals implement virtual cardiac rehab programs using patients’ smartphones.


Reimagining Healthcare in America

Partner News | Published: Monday, June 19, 2017

Two primary challenges face America’s healthcare system today: rising costs and increasing prevalence of chronic diseases. For decades, the increasing cost of healthcare has been a major strain on the economy, however little attention has been given to preventing the rapidly growing prevalence of chronic disease.  That is until now. 


Novel Single Chamber ICD Provides AF Diagnostics and MRI Access

Partner News | Published: Thursday, June 15, 2017


Traditional single chamber implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD) have been unable to determine if a patient is experiencing atrial fibrillation (AF) — until recently.


EPM Update: Cardiac EPMs to Begin January 1, 2018

News | Published: Thursday, May 18, 2017

The final rule on Cardiac EPMs has been released by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and includes a delay of the effective date.

 


MACRA News: Update on Patient Relationship Categories and Codes

News | Published: Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued an updated list of Patient Relationship Categories


Astellas' Tina Karunaratne named a 2017 Healthcare Businesswomen's Association Luminary

Partner News | Published: Friday, May 12, 2017

Astellas and its wholly owned subsidiary, the Astellas Institute for Regenerative Medicine (AIRM) today announced that Tina Karunaratne, director of clinical and late-stage project management, will be honored as a 2017 Luminary by the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association (HBA) at the 28th Woman of the Year event.