Monthly Archives: April 2018

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) HHS proposes Medicare payment rules to encourage hospitals to be clearer about prices. The Washington Post, April 24, 2018.  Hospitals would have to improve their pricing transparency to make it easier for Medicare patients… Read the rest »

If not, you can face hefty fines and lawsuits from the federal government. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). Over time, many… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) UnitedHealth hikes 2018 forecast, books another big 1Q gain. The Associated Press, April 17 2018.  UnitedHealth posts 31% higher profit for this years first quarter. 2) Drug suppliers’ shares rise as looming Amazon threat appears… Read the rest »

Last week, CMS made their final ruling on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Marketplace for 2019. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here).… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Trump Signs Order to Require Recipients of Federal Aid Programs to Work. The New York Times, April 10 2018.  This order is directed at Medicaid and other low-income assistance programs government wide. 2) CVS pharmacists… Read the rest »

Millennial’s are changing healthcare with their demand for more tele-based medicine and cheaper insurance premiums. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). Millennial’s… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Trump tariffs target key ingredients for tons of drugs. Bloomberg Politics, April 3 2018.  Proposed tariff on Chinese-manufactured products targets key ingredients, pacemakers and artificial joints. 2) Medicare Advantage Plans Cleared To Go Beyond Medical… Read the rest »

Amazon, one of the largest retailers in the world, is now making their way in to healthcare. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click… Read the rest »