According to, “St. Jude Medical has hit a bumpy road when it comes to getting insurance coverage for its novel heart failure management system – CardioMEMS.  After considering it, Novitas Solutions, a Medicare Administrative Contractor (MACs) — private insurers that process claims of Medicare beneficiaries as well make local coverage decisions — has decided not to cover the implantable wireless pulmonary artery pressure monitoring system from St. Jude Medical.”  For more information, please visit: