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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) Michigan gets $3.8 million for emergency preparedness in health care. Crain’s, April 4, 2017. The federal government has given Michigan funds to improve the state’s emergency preparedness in health care. 2) Healthgrades names top… 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 notifications about payment models could cost hospitals. Modern Healthcare, October 11, 2016. Hospitals say a proposal to have them notify patients regarding a change in coverage would result in high penalties and be… 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 »

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has proposed new rules regarding patient privacy. 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… 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 »