It has long been purported that the United States spends an exorbitant amount on health care when compared to other industrialized nations. In the past, Ashish Jha, a health care professor at Harvard, detailed the reason: the American health care system has an increase in specialty physicians rather than primary care physicians — the norm […]
Though the amount of time between a medication’s initial publication and its actual release may seem endless, the need to properly test the medication, service, or treatment using humans rather than mice or other vertebrates is essential. Medicomp has a long-standing history with organizations as they initiate ECG clinical trials to determine whether their newest […]
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (known colloquially as “HIPAA”) was created with patient data privacy and security in mind. In 1996, the Internet was nowhere near the scope it is today, and breaches in security were not foremost on everyone’s minds. The Holter monitoring team at Medicomp understands how HIPAA sometimes […]
Medicomp, the portable cardiac monitor specialists, has a long history of combining technology with health care. Recent innovations in cell phone apps have given a large population access to physicians and centralized recordkeeping to help manage their health. Below is a sampling of some of the top performing apps on the market.
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The Holter monitor specialists at Medicomp have noted that in a comparison of the United States to many other developed countries, fault is often indicated by the amount of money Americans spend on health care. The discrepancy was generally given to the number of Americans who visited specialists compared to primary care physicians. However, recent […]
The number of geriatric patients across the United States increases every year as Baby Boomers age. Worldwide, approximately 47 million individuals suffer from dementia; by 2050 that number is predicted to reach a staggering 131 million. Medicomp reminds its physicians that cardiac event recorders given to patients with dementia can catch anomalies patients are unable […]
The attitude of the personnel in your office can affect your environment. When your receptionist and technicians are happy to be working, it often cheers your customers. The ECG monitor team at Medicomp has learned that happy, outgoing employees can boost revenue growth by 20%. With this in mind, these ideas can definitely create a […]
It has been well documented that radiating pain in the left arm and constricting chest pain are signs of a heart attack. However, some people show uncommon symptoms when suffering a heart attack. Medicomp, your remote cardiac monitor specialists, want you to be aware of the following symptoms. If you feel you are experiencing any […]
In a report done by the United States Department of Health and Human Services, it was revealed that health care spending in the United States has outpaced the growth domestic product, inflation, and the number of residents for years. It also predicts this trend will continue. Medicomp, innovators of first-rate Holter Monitoring equipment, take a […]
Medscape conducted a survey of 15,000 physicians to determine how many doctors experience burnout and depression. The result revealed that an astounding 42 percent suffer burnout with 15 percent reporting some type of depression. Medicomp, ECG monitor experts, examine the use of technology as a preventative tool to help prevent physician burnout so that these […]
Statista forecasts that over five billion people will own a mobile device by the year 2019. With more and more individuals having access to the Internet anytime, anywhere, it only makes sense that physicians begin utilizing this technology to transform the way they run their practices. Medicomp, the makers of a top-notch portable cardiac monitor, […]
Medicomp, diagnostic cardiology leaders since 1981, is proud to announce that MedTech Outlook magazine has recognized Medicomp as a Top 10 Cardiovascular Device Company for 2018. MedTech Outlook, a leading medical technologies journal for health care professionals, recognizes 10 companies each year that are “at the forefront of tackling customer challenges.” This list then helps […]
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) note that about half of Americans have at least one of the following three risk factors for heart disease: smoking, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol. Diet and exercise are great ways to reduce your risk, but they aren’t the only way. Medicomp, creators of the Event […]
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that every year 790,000 Americans suffer a heart attack with 580,000 of those being the patient’s first attack. When an individual is released from the hospital after having a heart attack, he or she may be wondering what happens next. Medicomp, innovators of first-rate Holter Monitoring […]
The Heart Rhythm Society’s 39th annual Scientific Sessions is set to take place from May 9-12 in Boston, Massachusetts. The expo, which focuses on ending the death and suffering caused by heart rhythm disorders, brings awareness to an issue affecting millions of people, as well as revealing new patient care techniques, technology, and scientific advancements. […]
Brilliant minds from around the globe will be gathering at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts on May 9-12 for the Heart Rhythm Society’s 39th annual Scientific Sessions. Medicomp, innovators of a premium mobile cardiac monitor, will be joining fellow industry leaders in attendance. The expo includes exhibits and educational sessions with […]
Medicomp, diagnostic cardiology leaders since 1981, will be attending the Heart Rhythm Society’s 39th annual Scientific Sessions, to be held at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts from May 9-12. The expo provides an opportunity for physicians, allied professionals, scientists, and industry partners from around the world to come together in the […]
While nothing can replace compassion and positive patient interaction, doctors and nurses can provide their patients with better care simply by taking advantage of technology. Medicomp, ECG monitor experts and technology leaders in the diagnostic cardiology industry, discuss ways technology is affecting patient care.
Technology allows doctors and nurses to monitor patients quickly […]
Although caring for patients and helping them reach their optimal health is rewarding, there are times when physicians will have to practice extra patience with clients who can be stubborn. Medicomp, innovators of first-rate Holter Monitoring equipment, discusses a few strategies doctors can implement to get patients onboard and more proactive in their treatment plan. […]
Nature Biomedical Engineering recently published a study conducted by Google Research that takes a look at how retinal scans can be used to predict a person’s heart health risks. Medicomp, the makers of a top-notch mobile cardiac monitor, report on the study and its findings below.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) list […]