Preparing for ICD-10 Conversion

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:57 pm by Staff

Practice management consultant shares 8 steps for physicians to take nowAn experienced practice management consultant best described the looming ICD-10 conversion “as though.... Read More

Vanderbilt Announces Expansion of Children’s Services

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:55 pm by Staff

Administrators at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt recently announced expansion plans that will boost the pediatric facility to more than one million squar.... Read More

2014 Flipbooks

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:50 pm by Staff

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February 2014

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:31 pm by Staff

Save the DateFebruary 10 • Deadline for 2014 Women to Watch NominationsThe deadline is fast approaching to nominate an outstanding woman in the field of healthcare for the Wo.... Read More

Saint Thomas Heart Debuts MitraClip

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:31 pm by Staff

Clinical Trial Offers Open-Heart Surgery Alternative for Patients with CHF, MRAs part of the national COAPT trial, Saint Thomas Heart debuted the first MitraClip® implantatio.... Read More

M&A Trends in the Reform Era

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:31 pm by Staff

A look back at 2013 … Look ahead in the new yearThe Affordable Care Act, coupled with new models of reimbursement, has undoubtedly impacted the way the healthcare industry co.... Read More

EDITOR’S NOTE

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:31 pm by Staff

As the number one killer in America, the sheer volume of cardiovascular cases makes this specialty an attractive one for health systems and providers … both from the standpoi.... Read More

Subcutaneous ICD Offers Viable Option for a Number of Patient Populations

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:31 pm by Staff

For nearly three decades, many patients with arrhythmias or at high risk for sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) have benefited from implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs), w.... Read More

Heart Monitor

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:31 pm by Staff

New Space for VHVIOn Feb. 3, Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute moved all of its key procedure areas to a new home in the Critical Care tower, which originally opened in.... Read More

David Bichell, MD: The Art of the Heart

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:31 pm by Staff

There’s no question that heart surgery is an art form, but Vanderbilt’s David Bichell, MD, has taken that to a new level. The chief of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery for Monroe Car.... Read More