Posts Tagged: cost

Medicare paid $729 million to doctors and health workers improperly. 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). A recent U.S. Department of Health… 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) Want to avoid a drug pricing backlash? Keep the cost to yourself. STAT, April 12, 2017. Drug companies are delaying price announcements to avoid negative publicity. 2) Lawyers working at Guantanamo sue Pentagon over… Read the rest »

Yes, electronic health records (EHRs) can be a major help in fighting alcohol, drug, and prescription medication addiction. 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… Read the rest »

Over the next five years, the cost will exceed $6 trillion. 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). The healthcare industry was the… Read the rest »

Surprisingly, most Americans don’t think so. A recent study found that most of the population doesn’t believe that the price of healthcare services relates to the quality of the healthcare they receive. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up… 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) U.S. Officials Propose Test Program Aimed at Lowering Medicare Drug Costs. The Wall Street Journal, March 8, 2016. A proposed test program would see if lowering reimbursements would prompt Medicare doctors to choose lower-cost… Read the rest »

Drug prices are higher in the U.S. than in many other countries. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest health care 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). In Norway, an… 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) Michigan hospitals rank 21st in patient safety report: 19 get ‘A;’ 3 hospitals fail. Crain’s, October 28, 2015. Michigan had 23.8% of surveyed hospitals scoring an “A” rating and was the 21st state in… Read the rest »