From the latest healthcare headlines to MedAxiom community news, this is the place to learn more and stay informed. Updated regularly.
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.
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.
News | Published: Friday, May 18, 2018
MedAxiom consultants Ginger Biesbrock and Joel Sauer explain how to create an intentional, carefully designed clinical strategy that establishes expected outcomes for care and creates standards for care delivery.
News | Published: Monday, April 23, 2018The recent CV Transforum Spring’18 conference, held in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, was attended by hundreds of MedAxiom members—physicians and administrators—and industry partners. Two of the many
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
News | Published: Wednesday, January 10, 2018CMS 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
News | Published: Friday, December 22, 2017We 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
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.
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.
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.