Posts Tagged: ObamaCare

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Memorial Hermann to pay nearly $2 million to settle improper billing allegations. The Houston Chronicle, May 14 2018.  The hospital is agreeing to pay $1.9 million to resolve issues associated with fraudulent Medicare billing. 2)… Read the rest »

On Friday President Trump unveiled is new plan to reduce drug prices. 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 new plan, called… 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) FDA approves Novartis combo therapy for aggressive type of thyroid cancer. Reuters, May 4 2018.  A new type of combination therapy has been approved to treat advanced thyroid cancer. 2) Senators encourage FDA to pull… Read the rest »

Are you suffering from burnout? With all of the compliance regulations on doctors and their staff it is common for them to feel overwhelmed. A new patient experience module makes things easier for physicians and cuts back on busy work for their employees. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare… 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) HHS secretary: Trump drug pricing plan will go ‘much further’ than budget proposal. The Hill, May 2, 2018.  Azar says administration intends on going much further in their efforts to reduce drug prices. 2)… Read the rest »

CMS is looking to implement a new direct pay model. 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). Bye bye Medicare fee schedule? CMS… 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) 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 »

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 »