Medicare to cover heart disease prevention office visits

11/16/2011 | Medscape (free registration) · Nurse.com

CMS said Medicare will begin covering cardiovascular disease prevention office visits as part of the government's initiative to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes over five years. New guidelines will cover one visit a year with a primary care provider to determine the best way to prevent cardiovascular disease, including through diet, an aspirin regimen or hypertension screening.

View Full Article in:

Medscape (free registration) · Nurse.com

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Compliance Director
Abbott Laboratories
Santa Clara, CA
Junior to Mid-Level FDA Associate
Morgan Lewis
Washington, DC
Product Development Manager, Disposable Medical Products
ASAHI INTECC, Orange County CA R&D Center
Santa Ana, CA
Neurovascular Intervention Product Sales Rep, North East
ASAHI INTECC
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Senior Manager, Compliance
Stryker
Fremont, CA