Clinical CareNY-Presbyterian/Queens Hospital Pays $2.5M to Settle Self-Disclosed Fraud Allegations
A former physician at the prestigious health system endangered patients when he unnecessarily replace batteries for implanted difibrillators.
TechnologyNew Technology Keeps Donor Hearts Beating Longer During Transport
Atrium Health Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute is using a new portable system that increases the time and range of...
InnovationAkron Children's Hospital's New Virtual Clinic Gives Children the Care They Need at Home
With the Cardiac LIFT Clinic, Akron Children's Hospital is giving single-ventricle patients and their families an opportunity to 'survive and...
Clinical CareCedars-Sinai Doctors Make Advancement in Sudden Cardiac Death Research
Genetic testing identifies coronary artery disease patients who are at highest risk for sudden cardiac death.
InnovationUnderstanding the Value of a Hub-and-Spoke Telemedicine Program
Hub-and-spoke telemedicine networks can extend specialty services and education into rural areas and improve clinical outcomes and provider efficiencies. But...
InnovationPatient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Supports 26 New Studies
Mental health and cardiac care research get a combined $258 million boost.
InnovationHenry Ford Health Lauds Results of Completely Virtual Heart Failure Study
The study, involving 476 patients recruited through 18 health systems, was done on a completely virtual platform, with researchers communicating...
TechnologyCedars-Sinai Secures NIH Grant to Use AI in Measuring Cardiac Risk
The Los Angeles-based health system is using a $7 million federal grant to expand a digital health program that will...
TechnologyCardiologist Network Thrives With Unified View of Patient Data
A Texas cardiology practice is seeing success with analytics software that unifies clinical and claims data.
InnovationAmerican College of Cardiology Study Tests Value of Digital Health in Care Management
The latest version of the ACC's three-year-old series of TRANSFORM studies, being conducted in Boston and Kansas City, will test...
TechnologyHow Structured Reporting Can Lead to Better Patient Outcomes
Cardiology tool standardizes findings of past procedures and patient histories.
InnovationCedars-Sinai Researchers Use AI to Predict Heart Attacks
Researchers at the Los Angeles health system have developed an algorithm that can reportedly predict a patient's chances of having...