Posts Tagged: painkillers

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) FDA Panel Urges Mandatory Opioid Training for Doctors. The Wall Street Journal, May 4, 2016. An advisory panel endorsed mandatory training for doctors who prescribe opioid painkillers. 2) Anthem CFO to resign as insurer… 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) F.D.A. Toughens Warning Labels for Some Opioid Painkillers. The New York Times, March 22, 2016. The FDA is requiring new warning labels regarding the risks of abuse and death in using opioid painkillers. 2)… Read the rest »