Posts Tagged: drugmakers

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) As Affordable Care Act Repeal Teeters, Prospects for Bipartisanship Build. The New York Times, June 28, 2017.  Mitch McConnell suggested Democrats help with the bill to repeal the ACA. 2) Drugmakers Are Racing to… 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) Health records vendor settles false claims suit for $155M. The AP, May 31, 2017. One of the largest EHR vendors is paying to settle allegations that it caused healthcare providers to submit false claims.… 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) Patient identification concepts are put to the test. Modern Healthcare, May 15, 2017. Different ideas are competing to solve the problem of ensuring accurate patient identification. 2) New Threats Fuel Fears of Another Global… 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) Hospitals must create stellar post-acute care networks to meet new Medicare payment models. Modern Healthcare, December 14, 2016. Hospitals must develop post-acute care networks to earn incentives. 2) Drugmakers Push Profitable, but Unproven Opioid… Read the rest »