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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.

Your Guide to a Successful BPCI Advanced Journey

News | Published: Monday, February 4, 2019

Congratulations to all of those providers that kicked off Bundled Payments for Care Improvement (BCPI) Advanced in 2018. For those joining in 2020, here’s how to get started. 


Workforce Planning

News | Published: Friday, December 14, 2018

This is your source for information and ideas on one of health care's biggest challenges. This page will be updated regularly with resources for workforce planning including presentations, webinars, articles, blogs, and more.


2019 Final Rule Overviews: PFS and OPPS/ASC

News | Published: Tuesday, November 13, 2018

In response to the recently published 2019 PFS and OPPS/ASC Final Rules, the Cardiology Advocacy Alliance (CAA) worked with Mark Domyahn of Pursuance Consulting to produce summaries of the major provisions for

Peripheral Vascular Programs Could Improve Population Health and Grow Volumes

News | Published: Wednesday, November 7, 2018

New Cardiac Interventions Today magazine article featuring the MedAxiom Consultants.


What Patient Centric Care Really Means

News | Published: Friday, September 7, 2018

As published by the American College of Cardiology on July 2018, Joel Sauer provides relevant insights on “What Patient Centric Care Really Means” in reference to Compensation and other important data.


BPCI Advanced Update: CMS Gives Providers Another Week to Decide

News | Published: Friday, July 6, 2018

According to CMS, the deadline to submit signed participation agreements for BPCI Advanced has been extended from August 1 to August 8, 2018. 


Developing an Ambulatory Strategy

News | Published: Friday, July 6, 2018

New Cardiac Interventions Today magazine article featuring the MedAxiom Consulting team.


Two MIPS Announcements from CMS

News | Published: Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Targeted Review Deadline in 9/30/18 

If you participated in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) in 2017, your MIPS final score and performance feedback is now available for review on the Quality Payment Program website.


Update on BPCI Advanced Data and Target Prices

News | Published: Thursday, June 7, 2018

For MedAxiom members who have signed on with Archway Health to submit their BPCI Advanced application, we are excited to inform you CMS has finished uploading BPCI Advanced Target Prices and aggregate spending data to the Data Portal. CMS has also begun the process of transmitting raw claims files. 


Clinician Shortage Article in CVB

News | Published: Friday, May 25, 2018

Cardiovascular Business magazine (May/June issue) features an article titled Clinician shortage ahead? Cardiology’s workforce prepares for a pair of silver tsunamis, featuring an interview with Joel Sauer, Vice President of MedAxiom Consulting and his analysis of MedAxiom’s member survey data.