Posts Tagged: meaningfuluse

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) Pfizer to pay almost $785  million to resolve drug discount case. Crain’s, April 27, 2016. Pfizer is resolving a 14-year-old lawsuit filed alleging overcharging the government for drugs provided to hospitals. 2) Drug Prices… 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) 8 out of 10 mobile health apps open to HIPAA violations, hacking, data theft. Healthcare IT News, January 13, 2016. Most health apps are susceptible to the most common hacking techniques: code tampering and… Read the rest »

Yes, there is an end at sight according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt. 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… 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) ICD-10: Inside the war rooms. Healthcare IT News, October 1, 2015. Healthcare payers and providers have to start using ICD-10 as October 1, 2015. 2) Congress Calls for Stage 3 Meaningful Use Rule to… Read the rest »

We hope so, because there is a lot to discuss. Although Stage 3 of meaningful use isn’t here yet, it is already getting a lot of attention from physicians. 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… Read the rest »

Many providers are worried about the pending meaningful use regulations. Both healthcare providers and electronic health record vendors are anxiously awaiting the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) release of the final meaningful use regulation changes for 2015 to 2016. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest health care news,… 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) Supreme Court Upholds Federal Obamacare Subsidies. ABC News, June 25, 2015. The U.S. Supreme Court upheld federal subsidies across the country in a 6-3 ruling. 2) High-deductible plans change how hospitals interact with patients.… Read the rest »