Monthly Archives: April 2020

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Most Americans cannot or will not use COVID-19 contact tracing apps: poll Reuters  Tracing apps to determine who has been exposed to coronavirus are facing skepticism from many Americans. Court Halts Sale of Silver Products… Read the rest »

Many employers are taking steps to protect their essential employees or making plans to protect employees upon reopening their businesses. Part of some employers’ plans may include checking temperatures or monitoring employee health to protect others from COVID-19. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends. … 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: Study: High Blood Pressure, Obesity Are Most Common Comorbidities in COVID-19 Patients U.S. News and World Report  A study involving New York COVID-19 patients found that many had high blood pressure, the median patient age… Read the rest »

In light of recent events, there have been many questions regarding the impact of COVID-19 on HIPAA (The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996). 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… 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: Medicare Agency Weighing Permanent Telehealth Rule Changes Bloomberg Law  CMS is considering expanding telehealth and allowing emergency changes to continue, once the pandemic is over. Beaumont Wayne abruptly closes, employees left with more questions than… Read the rest »

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) hasn’t changed in recent years, but circumstances of late have impacted the treatment of the law. 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… 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: More than 2,000 workers at Henry Ford Health, Beaumont affected by COVID-19 Modern Healthcare  Many Detroit-area healthcare workers are off the job, due to testing positive or having symptoms of COVID-19. Tested positive for coronavirus?… 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: Gov. Whitmer declares state of disaster in Michigan, asks to extend emergency powers Michigan Radio      Governor Gretchen Whitmer has declared a state of disaster in Michigan. And she is asking the Legislature to extend her emergency… Read the rest »