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FDA Opens Proposal Solicitation Period for 2020 Experiential Learning Program
News | Cardiovascular Business | July 17, 2019

July 17, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH)...

This is a view of the virtual reality system Stanford created to train staff and educate patients and parents about congenital heart conditions and procedures. This video reached more than 36,000 people on Facebook and was the highest performing video from the 2019 Cardiology AI-Med Conference in June.

This is a view of the virtual reality system Stanford created to train staff and educate patients and parents about congenital heart conditions and procedures. This video reached more than 36,000 people on Facebook and was the highest performing video from the 2019 Cardiology Artificial Intelligence AI-Med Conference in June. Here is a link to other AI-Med videos.

Feature | July 02, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor

July 2, 2019 — Here is the list of the most popular content on the Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (DAIC)...

CMS Finalizes Updates to Coverage Policy for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
Feature | Heart Valve Technology | June 24, 2019

June 24, 2019 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently finalized its decision to update the...

New Type of Cardiac Care to Cut Imaging Wait Times and Unnecessary Hospital Admissions
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | June 20, 2019

June 20, 2019 — A new type of care for cardiac patients at St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver, has the potential to...

The Current Direction of Healthcare Reform Explained by CMS Administrator Seema Verma
News | Cardiovascular Business | June 11, 2019

June 11, 2019 — Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma addressed the American...

The individuals who appear are for illustrative purposes only. All persons depicted are models and not real patients or healthcare professionals.

Pass-through status and new CPT codes are expectred to boost usage of contrast-enhanced ultrasound procedures. The individuals who appear are for illustrative purposes only. All persons depicted are models and not real patients or healthcare professionals.

Case Study | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | May 29, 2019

As part of the ...

3 Recommendations to Better Understand HIPAA Compliance
Feature | Information Technology | May 17, 2019 | Carol Amick

According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), about 70 percent of organizations are not...

DAIC Earns Azbee National Bronze Award for Social Media Presence
News | Cardiovascular Business | May 10, 2019

May 10, 2019 — Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (DAIC) earned a Bronze Award at the 2019 National Azbee...

According to the National Association of County and City Health Officials, only 33 percent of the organizations plan against cybersecurity threats and initiate patient identity protection protocols.

According to the National Association of County and City Health Officials, only 33 percent of the organizations plan against cybersecurity threats and initiate patient identity protection protocols. 

Feature | Cybersecurity | May 06, 2019 | Maxim Chernyak

As the...

Cath lab staff working as a team to prepare for a procedure at Presbyterian Medical Center Cardiac Cath Lab, Charlotte N.C. Pictured are Barry Horsey RCIS, Emily Luna RN, RCIS, Adam Martin RCIS, Caleadia Jessup RN.

Cath lab staff working as a team to prepare for a procedure at Presbyterian Medical Center Cardiac Cath Lab, Charlotte N.C. Pictured are Barry Horsey RCIS, Emily Luna, RN, RCIS, Adam Martin, RCIS, Caleadia Jessup, RN.

Feature | Cardiovascular Business | May 03, 2019 | Ruben Filimonczuk, RCES, AS-PMD

One of the most promising areas for innovation in healthcare is to be found in the workforce – both in hiring and...

Fail-safe Program for New Medical Technology Focuses on Patient Safety
News | Cardiovascular Business | April 29, 2019

April 29, 2019 — New medical technology offers the promise of...

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