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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

LUMEDX Announces Official HIMSS20 Speakers

Partner News | Published: Friday, January 31, 2020

LUMEDX, a leading provider of healthcare analytics and cardiovascular information systems (CVIS), is pleased to announce that client partner Duke University Health System has been selected to present at the

Are ASCs Ready for CV Procedures in 2020? 6 Insights from 2 Executives

Partner News | Published: Tuesday, January 7, 2020

In an article published in Becker’s ASC Review, two executives from National Cardiovascular Partners, a MedAxiom partner, recently discussed the latest Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) ruling regarding percutaneous coronary interventions in the ambulatory surgical center (ASC) setting for 2020. Read their responses to six questions ranging from ASC preparation for these 2020 CMS rulings to ensuring patient care in ASCs when undergoing these procedures.


pMD Enhances Patient Satisfaction With Suite of New Communication Features

Partner News | Published: Friday, December 6, 2019

In a recent press release, pMD®, the innovation leader in health care technology, has enhanced patient communication by removing two critical barriers for active participation in their care. Patients can

Preparing your practice for new staff safety standards: USP General Chapter <800> effective 12/1/19

Partner News | Published: Friday, December 6, 2019

Starting December 1, 2019, healthcare facilities are responsible for following a new, strict set of guidelines surrounding the handling of hazardous drugs. The new safety standards, USP General Chapter <800>, apply to all healthcare personnel who receive, prepare, administer, transport or otherwise come in contact with hazardous drugs and all the environments in which they are handled. This likely includes most workers within the practice, such as physicians, nurses, medical assistants, and others.


End Days of Digging Through Reports: Biome Analytics Releases New Assessment Engine Capability; Statistically Ranks Performance Opportunities

Partner News | Published: Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Biome Analytics released a new assessment engine capability this month, enabling cardiovascular service line leaders to statistically assess impacts and probabilities of success for performance improvement

CMS Releases Final List of Medicare Covered Procedures for 2020, to Include Both Cardiac Diagnostic and Treatment Procedures in the ASC Setting

Partner News | Published: Monday, November 4, 2019

National Cardiovascular Partners (NCP) is pleased to announce that on November 1st , the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released their final list of Medicare covered procedures for 2020