MedAxiom, Wharton’s Online Partner to Transform Cardiovascular Business Education


NEPTUNE BEACH, Florida–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MedAxiom, the cardiovascular community’s premier destination for organizational performance solutions, has partnered with Wharton Online to develop a one-of-a-kind business and management program designed specifically for cardiovascular professionals. The program, which includes world-class faculty from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and MedAxiom, arms cardiovascular leaders with the tools and techniques needed to achieve the quadruple goals of better outcomes, lower costs, an improved patient experience and an improved clinician experience.

The Cardiovascular Business and Management Essentials program, an exclusive partnership between Wharton Online and MedAxiom, focuses on the non-clinical skills of healthcare operations, economics, change leadership and people management.

“For more than 20 years, MedAxiom has been dedicated to transforming cardiovascular care through education, innovation and community. Wharton’s research-based executive programs combine business fundamentals with the innovative tools and competitive strategies needed to drive results. Together, MedAxiom and Wharton Online are shaping the cardiovascular industry leaders of tomorrow,” said MedAxiom President and CEO Jerry Blackwell, MD, MBA, FACC, senior program faculty member.

The four-month program is a mix of live and asynchronous sessions that provide the essential skills and business acumen needed to lead in the competitive and rapidly changing landscape of cardiovascular healthcare. The first cohort of the program begins on November 21.

“Effectively leading a healthcare organization is not just about clinical excellence. In order to transform a healthcare organization to meet patient demands for outcomes and experience, as well as to address the challenges of cost and employee retention, it takes increasing business acumen. The partnership between Wharton Online and MedAxiom aims to provide the required management skills, including operational patient flow management skills, understanding of health care economics and organizational leadership capacity,” the co-directors said. of the Wharton program and faculty, Christian Terwiesch, PhD, and Guy David, Ph.D.

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About MedAxiom

MedAxiom, an ACC company, is the cardiovascular community’s premier source for organizational performance solutions. MedAxiom is transforming cardiovascular care by combining the knowledge and power of more than 450 members of cardiovascular organizations, thousands of administrators, clinicians and coders, and more than 40 industry partners. Through the delivery of proprietary tools, intelligent data, and proven strategies, MedAxiom helps cardiovascular organizations achieve the quadruple goal of better outcomes, lower costs, improved patient experience, and improved health. clinician experience. For more information, visit

About Wharton School and Wharton Online

Founded in 1881 as the world’s first collegiate business school, the Wharton School from the University of Pennsylvania is shaping the future of business by incubating ideas, generating ideas, and creating world-changing leaders. With a faculty of more than 235 renowned professors, Wharton has 5,000 first cycle, MBA, Executive MBAand doctorate students. Every year, 13,000 professionals around the world advance their careers through Wharton Executive Education individual programs, personalized by the company and online. More than 104,000 Wharton alumni form a powerful global network of leaders who transform business every day. For more information, visit

The Wharton School Digital Learning Platform Wharton online makes high-quality business education available to learners anytime, anywhere, in the form of online certificates and specializations on a variety of business and management topics, with the aim of helping learners make advance their career. With 280,000 learners holding a certificate and more than three million learners in total having accessed courses, Wharton Online has an impressive network of business leaders around the world.


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