Monthly Archives: May 2021

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 10 CEOS Reshaping Healthcare: Forbes   BeckersHospitalReview Illinois Extends Medicaid for Full Year After Pregnancy to Combat Maternal Death  NPR Insurers accuse CVS of Overcharging for Generics Drugs   BeckersHospitalReview India Scraps Local Trials for COVID Shots,… Read the rest »

The government is continuing to audit healthcare practices regarding compliance. It is essential that you are up to date on your compliance training and that you are routinely utilizing your compliance plan. We can help your practice get up to date and prepared to minimize breach risks from third-party vendors. Subscribe to stay current and… 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: Ascension Texas Hospitals pay $20..9 million for alleged kickbacks  BeckersHospitalReview 2. First vaccine boosters could be needed as soon as September, executives say TheHill 3. CMS delays rule for breakthrough medical technologies for 2nd time … Read the rest »

Ransomware continues to be a popular method of hacking by cybercriminals in the wake of COVID-19. Breaches, cyberattacks and ransomware can have a large impact on a healthcare facility. The aftermath is different for ever facility and some facilities are even forced to shut down for good. We can help your practice stay on 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: Hospitals charging way more than average $159 for COVID-19 test Beckers Hospital Review 2. Teledoc launches mental health service: 4 notes Beckers Hospital Review 3. Biden announces Uber, Lyft partnership providing free rides to COVID-19… Read the rest »

Breaches and cybercrime have skyrocketed in the wake of COVID-19, especially in healthcare. It’s essential that you take steps now to protect your practice’s protected health information (PHI). We can help your practice stay on top of the latest health care news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on… 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: Ascension’s technology department to lay off 651 employees Beckers Hospital Review Ascension Technologies, the IT subsidiary of St. Louis-based Ascension, plans to lay off an estimated 651 remote workers this year, according to an April… Read the rest »

Unfortunately, a single employee can cost you your patients, your reputation, and large expenses in fines and penalties. Mistakes or bad acts by one employee can even force you to shut your doors for good. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay… Read the rest »