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2012-10-19 04:03:35

ACE Organization Assists Cath Labs in Meeting Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 18, 2012 In this month´s issue of Cath Lab Digest, Anne Beekman, BSN, RN, Manager of the Kresge Cardiac Cath Labs at the Frederik Meijer Heart & Vascular Institute in Grand Rapids, Michigan, cites ACE accreditation as a valuable resource in elevating the performance of their Cath Lab. Getting ahead of the curve in meeting appropriate use standards should include third party...

2012-10-11 04:03:11

Presentation on Stents and PCI by Carl L. Tommaso, MD includes ACE as a Solution to Overuse Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois (PRWEB) October 10, 2012 Methods to reduce the occurrence of medical treatments that are not always necessary were presented at the National Summit on Overuse co-sponsored by the American Medical Association (AMA) and The Joint Commission, on September 24, 2012. The summit goal was to discuss strategies to improve the quality and safety of patient care. Representatives from...

2012-09-24 23:00:04

CCI President´s page connects Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) and Cath Lab Accreditation. Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 24, 2012 In the September, 2012 CCI President´s Page, J. Jeffrey Marshall, MD, FSCAI, President of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI), shared his opinion on the need to accredit cath labs through ACE, the Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence. “...I want to focus on what individual practicing interventionalists can...

2012-07-31 23:02:56

Advocate BroMenn Medical Center in Normal has received the American College of Cardiology Foundation´s NCDR ACTION Registry—GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2012 — one of only 164 hospitals nationwide to do so. NORMAL, ILL. (PRWEB) August 01, 2012 Advocate BroMenn Medical Center in Normal has received the American College of Cardiology Foundation´s NCDR ACTION Registry—GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2012 — one of only 164...

2012-07-12 13:06:32

Scientific statement from American Heart Association addresses varied cardiac evaluation and management of transplant patients As thousands of Americans await a life-saving kidney or liver transplant, medical teams are paying close attention to another organ: their hearts. This month the American Heart Association attempts to bring harmony to the varied cardiac evaluation policies created at U.S. hospitals that assess a patient's overall health before transplant surgery....


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Journal of the American College of Cardiology
2012-04-29 23:03:49

The Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC) is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by Elsevier. It covers all aspects of cardiovascular disease, including original clinical studies, experimental investigations with clear clinical relevance, state-of-the-art papers, viewpoints, and editorials and essays interpreting and commenting on the research presented. According to its website, http://content.onlinejacc.org, the Journal of the American College of Cardiology is the...

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