The AnticoagEvaluator helps clinicians make well-informed decisions on antithrombotic therapy for their non-valvular AF patients. Use this app to:
The AnticoagEvaluator is available on the web, and all Apple and Android phones and tablets.” Find out more >>>
The updated ASCVD Risk Estimator Plus uses recent science and user feedback to help a clinician and patient build a customized risk lowering plan by estimating and monitoring change in 10 year ASCVD risk.
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The ACC’s CardioSmart Heart Explorer App has been revamped to further the clinician/patient relationship at the point of care. The newly enhanced, high-resolution cardiac graphics and animations are designed to help effectively review and discuss common heart problems and treatment options with patients. New to the app, heart failure and atrial fibrillation information can be emailed directly to patients through the app. The app is now available for use on iPads, iPhones, and Android phones and tablets. Download the app for free via the iTunes or Google Play stores. Find out more at CardioSmart.org/Explorer.
The ACC CathPCI Bleeding Risk Calculator App helps clinicians assess the individualized patient risk of experiencing a bleeding event associated with a PCI procedure. Clinicians can compare individual patient risk to the national average based on data from the CathPCI Registry®. The App facilitates consistent risk assessment and communication between a clinician and patient about the overall PCI procedure. Find out more >>>
ACC members can engage with lawmakers and influence health policy with the ACC Advocacy Action mobile app. The app includes an interactive congressional directory to locate lawmakers, timely talking points to share during congressional visits, an event scheduler to keep track of Capitol Hill meetings, social media tools to engage with legislators, and more.
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CMS Releases Final 2019 Physician Fee Schedule On Nov. 1, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) rule, addressing Medicare payment rates and policy provisions for physicians in 2019. Per the final ruling, physicians will see a 0.1 percent conversion factor payment increase on…
Acknowledge National Hospice and Palliative Care Month This November Join the ACC in recognizing National Hospice and Palliative Care Month this November to raise awareness about how important hospice and palliative care is to all ages. To help these patients know what to expect and better understand their health, ACC’s CardioSmart team created a palliative…
New ACC/AHA Cholesterol Guideline Allows For More Personalized Care; New Treatment Options The new 2018 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Management of Blood Cholesterol was released this morning during AHA 2018 in Chicago and simultaneously published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology and Circulation. The new guideline updates its 2013 predecessor and provides…
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