Slideshow: Cardio Services: Keeping Pace with the Pulse of Population Health

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Most health systems have historically relied on their cardiovascular service line for at least 20% of their revenue. Until recently, that revenue stream has been largely driven by volume; but now, times are changing and we're experiencing a paradigm shift from volume-based to value-based healthcare.

Operating margins for cardiovascular specialties remain strong, but many leaders anticipate changes and challenges to their revenue streams that could mean bottom-line pressure.