Shifting the Focus to Primary Care

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 [...]

2019-07-12T11:23:56-04:00July 23rd, 2018|Cardiac Monitoring, Cardiac Monitoring News|

Ties Between Heart Health and Dementia

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 [...]

2018-08-16T11:22:59-04:00July 16th, 2018|Cardiac Monitoring, Cardiac Monitoring News|

Unusual Heart Attack Signs

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 [...]

2018-08-16T11:23:33-04:00July 2nd, 2018|Heart Health Tips|

How Health Care Prices Affect Patient Care

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 [...]

2019-07-12T11:23:56-04:00June 25th, 2018|Cardiac Monitoring, Cardiac Monitoring News|

Using Technology to Prevent Physician Burnout

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 [...]

2019-07-12T11:23:56-04:00June 18th, 2018|Cardiac Monitoring, Cardiac Monitoring News|

Medicomp Recognized as Top 10 Company

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 [...]

2019-07-12T11:23:56-04:00June 5th, 2018|Medicomp Updates, News Releases|

How Pets Help Your Heart

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 [...]

2019-07-12T11:23:56-04:00June 4th, 2018|Heart Health Tips|

What Happens After a Heart Attack?

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 [...]

2019-07-12T11:23:56-04:00May 21st, 2018|Heart Health Tips|

What to Look Forward to at the Heart Rhythm Scientific Sessions

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. [...]

2019-07-12T11:23:56-04:00May 7th, 2018|Medicomp Updates, News Releases|

Experts Come Together at the Heart Rhythm Scientific Sessions

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 [...]

2019-07-12T11:23:56-04:00April 30th, 2018|Medicomp Updates, News Releases|

Medicomp to Attend Heart Rhythm Scientific Sessions in Boston from May 9-12

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 [...]

2019-07-12T11:23:56-04:00April 23rd, 2018|News Releases|

How Technology is Affecting Patient Care

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. Patient Monitoring Technology allows doctors and nurses to monitor patients quickly [...]

2019-07-12T11:23:56-04:00April 16th, 2018|Cardiac Monitoring, Cardiac Monitoring News|

Handling Stubborn Patients

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. [...]

2019-07-12T11:23:56-04:00April 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|

How Magnesium Deficiencies Can Affect Your Heart

According to the National Institutes of Health, 68% of Americans consume less than the recommended daily allowance of magnesium. While every organ in the human body needs this essential mineral, magnesium is especially important for proper heart function. Medicomp, creators of Holter patch, lists several ways a lack of magnesium can negatively affect your heart's health. [...]

2019-07-12T11:23:57-04:00April 2nd, 2018|Cardiac Monitoring, Cardiac Monitoring News|

Setting Goals for Your At-Risk Patients

Since at-risk patients have a higher chance of experiencing complications, it is especially important that they follow through with prescribed medical care. In many instances, this involves much more than just taking medication. It can also include cutting out bad habits and beginning new habits, like quitting smoking and eating right and exercising. Read on [...]

2018-09-05T16:33:39-04:00March 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|

The Benefits of Value-Based Healthcare

JAMA Internal Medicine conducted a national study about burnout among physicians. The study revealed that 45.8 percent of doctors reported at least one symptom of burnout. This is likely due to our healthcare system being set up as volume-based rather than value-based. Medicomp, innovators of first-rate Holter Monitoring equipment, discusses the benefits to patients and [...]

2018-09-05T16:37:12-04:00March 19th, 2018|Arrhythmia Monitoring, Cardiac Monitoring|