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Feature | Business | February 10, 2016 | Dave Fornell
After five years of almost constant lobbying efforts and numerous attempts by the U.S. House to push through a repeal...
HeartWare, terminated acquisition, Valtech Cardio
News | Structural Heart | February 10, 2016
February 10, 2016 — HeartWare International Inc. and Valtech Cardio Ltd. announced the termination of HeartWare's...
News | Business | February 09, 2016
February 9, 2016 — Cigna has entered into an...
Watchman, left atrial appendage closure, LAA occluder
Technology | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | February 09, 2016
February 9, 2016 — Boston Scientific Corp. announced the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will cover...
Abbott, Alere, acquisition, point of care diagnostics
News | Point of Care Testing | February 03, 2016
February 3, 2016 — Abbott and Alere Inc. announced a definitive agreement for Abbott to...
Alpha Source, data study, ultrasound equipment, total cost of ownership
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | February 01, 2016
February 1, 2016 — Alpha Source, a Milwaukee-based provider of healthcare technology management solutions, announced...
ECRI Institute, Rate This Model, medical equipment, review/rating tool
News | Business | January 25, 2016
January 25, 2016 — Now, medical technology purchasers and users have an instant online forum to rate and review...
medical device excise tax, two-year suspension, U.S. market, GlobalData analyst
News | Business | January 25, 2016
January 25, 2016 — The suspension of the medical...
high-deductible insurance plans, medical imaging studies, reduced use, Medical Care study
News | Business | January 20, 2016
January 20, 2016 — Patients enrolled in high-deductible...
CMS, Meaningful Use replacement, Meaningful Outcomes, JPM16
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | January 15, 2016
January 15, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Monday that it will be ending the...
AMA, Health2047, healthcare innovation company, Silicon Valley
News | Information Technology | January 13, 2016
January 13, 2016 — The American Medical Association (AMA) announced that it is investing $15M to become...
GE Healthcare, headquarters move, Chicago
News | Business | January 12, 2016
January 12, 2016 — GE Healthcare announced that it has chosen Chicago as its...
Mount Sinai, Valentin Fuster, United Nations, population health, cardiovascular health
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | December 17, 2015
December 17, 2015 — Valentin Fuster, M.D., Ph.D., director of Mount Sinai Heart and physician-in-chief of The Mount...
Blog | Cardiac Imaging | December 14, 2015
As one of the largest medical shows in the world, the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2015 meeting has a...
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