Open Payments In The Cardiac Rhythm Device Space

Open Payments In The Cardiac Rhythm Device Space

Today we’re going to take a look at the open payments data in the cardiac rhythm device space.  The largest four companies in the space, Abbott, Biotronik, Boston Scientific and Medtronic, spent a combined $17.5m on physicians that specialize in electrophysiology in...
Who Prescribes Cardiac Monitoring?

Who Prescribes Cardiac Monitoring?

There are more than 16,000 physicians who perform some type of cardiac monitoring across the country, according to recent medicare data.  What makes these physicians difficult to identify is that they fall into various specialties. As one might expect, cardiologists...
Procedure Codes For Cardiac Monitoring

Procedure Codes For Cardiac Monitoring

There are four categories of ambulatory cardiac monitoring available to physicians: Holter Monitor, Event Monitor, Mobile Cardiac Telemetry (MCT) and Long Term Electrocardiogram (ECG). These monitors vary with the length of time data is recorded and how that data is...