13 Aug 2018

ENOUGH IS ENOUGH: MEDICAL GROUPS DEMAND HHS STOP STALLING ON INFORMATION BLOCKING

                Enough is enough. The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) joined 13 other medical associations and healthcare organizations Aug. 9 in telling the federal government it has dragged out the regulation-writing process on an important topic far too long. At issue are the information blocking provisions of the 21st Century

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13 Aug 2018

SEPTEMBER ACP COURSES: DEADLINE APPROACHING. REGISTER NOW

    This message from APC: Only A Few Days Left to Save on Regular Registration for the Compression Hands-on Course and Sclerotherapy Course     REGISTER FOR COMPRESSION HANDS-ON COURSE REGISTER FOR SCLEROTHERAPY COURSE   Why should you register early and attend either one of our courses in Baltimore, MD on

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10 Aug 2018

DON’T BE VEIN: INBOUND CALLS HAVE NEVER BEEN MORE VALUABLE TO YOUR PRACTICE

   By Bruno Tabbi The phone is going through a bit of a renaissance. Even almighty Google concedes that inbound calls to businesses are worth more than web leads, hence their push toward click-to-call. A recent <ital>Harvard Business Review <endital> article noted that calls convert to new business 10 to

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10 Aug 2018

GLOBAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES MARKET ANALYZED THROUGH 2023

           A global ultrasound devices market report has added to the Research and Markets  offering. According to the “Global Ultrasound Devices Market — Segmented by Application, Technology, Type, and Geography – Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018-2023)” report, the market is expected to register a CAGR of about 4 percent during 2018-2023. The

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09 Aug 2018

METACTIVE TOUTS PERIPHERAL ARTERY RESEARCH RESULTS

Metactive Medical Inc., a Kansas medical device company developing products for the treatment of neurovascular and peripheral vascular diseases, announced today that Kieran Murphy, professor, vice chair and director of research in the department of Medical Imaging at the University of Toronto, presented new nonclinical results from Metactive’s peripheral vascular

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09 Aug 2018

BOSTON SCIENTIFIC ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE VENITI AUG. 8

Vici venous stent   Boston Scientific has signed an agreement to acquire Veniti, a privately-held company in Fremont, California, which developed and commercialized the Vici venous stent system for treating venous obstructive disease. Boston Scientific has been an investor in Veniti since 2016 and owned 25 percent of the company. The transaction price for the

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09 Aug 2018

‘18 AMPUTATION PREVENTION SYMPOSIUM: CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS PRESENTS LIBERTY 360° TWO-YEAR OUTCOMES

Cardiovascular Systems Inc. , medical device company developing and commercializing innovative interventional treatment systems for patients with peripheral and coronary artery disease, presented two-year outcomes from its LIBERTY 360° study in a late-breaking presentation at the 2018 Amputation Prevention Symposium (AMP) in Chicago Aug. 8. The LIBERTY 360° study is designed

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08 Aug 2018

MEDICAL GROUPS SEE PROGRESS IN CMS’s EHR APPROACH IN HOSPITAL RULE

Medical groups have applauded steps that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services took to ease administrative burden through a new rule on hospital payments, while still pressing the agency for further changes in its approach to electronic health records. On Aug. 2, the CMS unveiled the final version of

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07 Aug 2018

MICROSOFT IS DEVELOPING A GLASSES-BASED BLOOD PRESSURE MONITOR

            Microsoft is developing new blood pressure monitoring technology called Glabella, which comes equipped on a pair of glasses that passively collects physiological data on the wearer, according to a research paper recently released by the company. The paper was written by Christian Holz, Microsoft Research in Redmond; and  Edward J.

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07 Aug 2018

VALUE-BASED CARE SUMMIT: LEARN BEST PRACTICES, GET ADVICE FOR TRANSITING TO VALUE-BASED CARE

The third Annual Value-Based Care Summit, which will feature top executives from leading healthcare organizations sharing best practices and real-world advice for succeeding with the transition to value-based care, will be Oct. 17-19 in Boston.                 The Summit will kick-off with a full-day dedicated to revenue cycle management. Keynote speakers

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