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MedAxiom partners with ChronicCareIQ to bring first automated chronic care management system to cardiovascular care providers

Partner News | Published: Tuesday, September 13, 2016

New patient engagement technology is moving patient care into the future, as providers adapt to new models of care and payment reform under Medicare. That is why MedAxiom is very pleased to announce a new partnership with ChronicCareIQ, creator of the first automated chronic care management solution.


Cambridge Therapeutic Technologies Joins MedAxiom Community as a Corporate Partner

Partner News | Published: Wednesday, September 7, 2016

MedAxiom is pleased to announce Cambridge Therapeutic Technologies (CTT) as a corporate partner. CTT has developed an innovative, patient-centric medication adherence solution available to cardiovascular practices across the country.


Importance of Myocardial Perfusion Positron Emission Tomography Recognized in New Joint Position Statement by the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology and the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging

Partner News | Published: Wednesday, August 31, 2016

MONROE TOWNSHIP, N.J., Aug. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Bracco Diagnostics Inc. (BDI), the U.S. subsidiary of Bracco Imaging S.p.A., a global leading company in the diagnostic imaging business, announced today

Astellas' Tyler Marciniak Named to PRWeek's 40 Under 40

Partner News | Published: Thursday, August 4, 2016

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Aug. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyler Marciniak, corporate affairs director and head of product communications for Astellas Americas, has been named to PRWeek's 2016 "40 Under 40" List. The list honors 40 professionals under age 40 who are redefining the role of communications, public relations and marketing across top organizations in their fields.


Medtronic CoreValve(TM) Evolut(TM) R System First TAVI to Receive CE Mark for Intermediate Risk Aortic Stenosis Patients

Partner News | Published: Tuesday, August 2, 2016

DUBLIN - August 1, 2016 - Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) today announced CE (Conformité Européenne) mark for the self-expanding, recapturable and repositionable CoreValve(TM) Evolut(TM) R System to treat aortic stenosis patients who are at intermediate risk for open-heart surgery as determined by a heart team. The Evolut R System is the first transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) therapy to obtain an expanded indication in Europe for this patient population.


Accelerating the Rate of Change in Health Care: Cardinal Health Foundation Announces Patient Safety Grants, Launches Learning Collaborative

Partner News | Published: Saturday, July 30, 2016

DUBLIN, Ohio, July 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The 13 winners of the first multi-year E3 Patient Safety Grants from Cardinal Health Foundation are striving to improve health outcomes for high-risk patients more quickly than the industry norm.


Physician Candidate and Physician Job Opportunity

Partner News | Published: Thursday, July 28, 2016

Hot Job: We have two solid full-time, permanent Interventional Cardiology opportunities in the Mid-Atlantic Region. One is with a busy hospital system near Philadelphia looking for someone to help cover the

Frost & Sullivan Honors InfoBionic for New Product Innovation

Partner News | Published: Wednesday, July 27, 2016

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.— July 27, 2016 — Based on its recent analysis of the arrhythmia detection and monitoring market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes InfoBionic with the 2016 North America Frost

2nd Annual Echo ASE ASEAN Features New Content

Partner News | Published: Friday, July 22, 2016

The 2nd Annual Echo ASE ASEAN will take place in Bangkok, Thailand, October 21-23, 2016. The aim of this Symposium is to provide cardiovascular practitioners with information on state-of-the-art echocardiography technology.


New Video Helps Patients Understand a Stress Echo

Partner News | Published: Thursday, July 21, 2016

ASE member Sangeeta Shah, MD, FASE, Co-Director, Adult Congenital Heart Program and Director, Cardiovascular MRI at Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute, and member of the ASE Advocacy Committee, developed a video for patients explaining what a stress echo is, how to prepare for the test, and what to expect when having a stress echo. Dr. Shah graciously offered to share this video with all ASE members to help inform their patients and demonstrate the value that this key diagnostic tool plays in ensuring that they receive quality healthcare. Please feel free to share this video with your patients and your colleagues. Release of this video supports achieving ASE’s new strategic goal of developing educational campaigns for patients.