Posts Tagged: patients

The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) is performing more and more HIPAA audits, and every day the news is full of patient data breaches. 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… Read the rest »

It is a definite possibility, as many healthcare providers are being constantly scrutinized. 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). Many whistleblower lawsuits… 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) Several Drug Companies Settle Patent Cases. Bloomberg News, June 4, 2018.  Recently several drug companies have been settling patent litigation. 2) Fort Myers doctor agrees to $2.8 million fine for Medicare fraud, kickback scheme. 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) New Push to Topple Affordable Care Act Looms. The Wall Street Journal, May 29 2018.  Republicans want to give states more control over health policy. 2) CMS Reveals Rural Health Strategy . The Star Tribune,… 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) 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 »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Trump tariffs target key ingredients for tons of drugs. Bloomberg Politics, April 3 2018.  Proposed tariff on Chinese-manufactured products targets key ingredients, pacemakers and artificial joints. 2) Medicare Advantage Plans Cleared To Go Beyond Medical… Read the rest »

Unfortunately, it is impossible to completely protect against a breach, however you can take measures to protect your practice. 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… Read the rest »