Monthly Archives: June 2018

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) FDA Approves First Drug From Marijuana Plant. The Wall Street Journal, June 26, 2018.  The prescription drug will be used to treat rare forms of epilepsy. 2) Governor Floats Hospital Tax to Pay for Medicaid Expansion.… Read the rest »

If you were to leave your current employer, would you be able to practice anywhere you want? Many employment contracts and professional service agreements contain non-compete clauses, provisions that can restrict you from practicing within a specific geographic area or at specific employers, like a competing hospital or physician organization. We can help your practice… 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) China Approves First Cancer Immunotherapy Drug. Stat News, June 15, 2018.  A Chinese drug retailer approved the new drug last Friday. 2) Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes Indicted on Fraud Charges. The New York Times, June… Read the rest »

The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) is performing more and more HIPAA audits, and every day the news is full of patient data breaches. 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… 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) Whistleblower Lawsuit Against Signature Healthcare Settled For $30 Million. The Tennessean, June 11, 2018.  A Tennessee nursing home did meaningless therapies to maximize profits. 2) CMS Unveils New Guidance To Help States Fight Opioid Epidemic.… Read the rest »

It is a definite possibility, as many healthcare providers are being constantly scrutinized. 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). Many whistleblower lawsuits… 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) Several Drug Companies Settle Patent Cases. Bloomberg News, June 4, 2018.  Recently several drug companies have been settling patent litigation. 2) Fort Myers doctor agrees to $2.8 million fine for Medicare fraud, kickback scheme. News… Read the rest »

Two major Detroit institutes are planning potential affiliation: Henry Ford Health System and Wayne State University. 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 »