The foundation of our solution platform for specialty benefits management is our clinical appropriateness guidelines.
AIM Clinical Appropriateness Guidelines for Cardiology are developed through a rigorous process integrating evidence-based literature with expert physician review. Included below are guidelines for advanced imaging of the heart, arterial ultrasound, percutaneous coronary intervention, and diagnostic coronary angiography.
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AIM Specialty Health has developed proprietary Diagnostic Imaging Utilization Management Clinical Guidelines (together with any updates, referred to collectively as the “Guidelines”). The Guidelines are designed to evaluate and direct the appropriate utilization of high technology diagnostic imaging services. They are based on data from the peer-reviewed scientific literature, from criteria developed by specialty societies and from guidelines adopted by other health care organizations. Access to these Guidelines is being provided for informational purposes only. AIM is under no obligation to update its Guidelines. Therefore, these Guidelines may be out of date.
The Guidelines are protected by copyright of AIM as permitted by and to the full extent of the law. These rights are not released, transferred, or assigned as a result of allowing access. You agree that you do not have any ownership rights to the Guidelines and you are expressly prohibited from selling, assigning, leasing, licensing, reproducing or distributing the Guidelines, unless authorized in writing by AIM.
The Guidelines do not constitute medical advice and/or medical care, and do not guarantee results or outcomes. The Guidelines are not a substitute for the experience and judgment of a physician or other health care professionals. Any clinician seeking to apply or consult the Guidelines is expected to use independent medical judgment in the context of individual clinical circumstances to determine any patient’s care or treatment. The Guidelines do not address coverage, benefit or other plan specific issues.
The Guidelines are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied.
AIM disclaims all responsibility for any consequences or liability attributable or related to any use, nonuse or interpretation of information contained in the Guidelines.