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WASHINGTON, D.C.—Despite access to care, a study of Medicare beneficiaries who underwent stress echocardiography found race significantly impacts downstream two-year cardiac costs, with non-white patients having significantly lower costs, according to a poster presentation at the American College of Cardiology (ACC) scientific session.

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WASHINGTON, D.C.—Providers need to stay ahead of the transition to ICD-10 because it will result in an increased burden to be more specific in documentation and require a deeper understanding of applicable codes, according to a March 29 presentation at the American College of Cardiology (ACC) scientific session in Washington, D.C.

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WASHINGTON, D.C.—American College of Cardiology (ACC) President John Gordon Harold, MD, celebrated the work the college is doing to offer innovative technologies to improve communication and education in cardiology during his presidential address on March 29 at the ACC scientific session in Washington, D.C.

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ORLANDO—When it comes to clinical decision support (CDS), it’s time to “think outside the alert box,” according to a presentation at the Health Information and Management Systems Society's annual conference.

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ORLANDO—Patient engagement is not a goal, it’s a strategy, according to a lecture delivered during the Physicians’ IT Symposium ahead of the Health Information and Management Systems Society's annual conference.