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Archive December 2016

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Report from the EuroEcho and Imaging Conference- Leipzig, Germany

Guest blog author: Dr. Wael Jaber - Chair, ASNC - EACVI Session 

House Passes 21st Century Cures Act with Funding Allocation for NIH, FDA

On Dec. 2, the U.S. House of Representatives passed what is being called the biggest health reform bill since the Affordable Care Act. The 21st Century Cures Act passed the House by a vote of 392-26. The bill most notably invests $4.796 in the National Institutes of Health (NIH) over 10 years and $500 million to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), although that funding would need to be released by congressional appropriators to be spent.

ImageGuide Registry: Nuclear Cardiology's MACRA Reporting Solution

Nuclear cardiology practices from across the United States are enrolling in ASNC’s ImageGuide Registry, a decision that positions them to fulfill Medicare’s new reporting requirements and advance their quality-improvement goals, all while making few administrative changes and, for ASNC members, incurring no new costs.  

Thanks to All Our 2016 Volunteers

Thanks to all the members that voluntarily served on ASNC committees in 2016--we had a great year with your help! Committee work is essential to ASNC to provide leadership and support for its programs, events, and services. 

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