Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Woman who died after transplant surgery at UM got COVID-19 from donated lungs Detroit Free Press A woman died following a double lung transplant, despite the donor having tested negative for COVID-19. Johnson & Johnson’s… Read the rest »

While many healthcare vendors state that they are HIPAA compliant, a recent settlement suggests they should use caution in these claims. 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 »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Texas power outages lead to 300+ carbon monoxide cases in Houston area Becker’s Hospital Review A winter storm and widespread power outages has led people to turn to dangerous power sources, such as grills and… Read the rest »

Healthcare breaches ran rampant in 2020 and experts expect the trend to continue in 2021. 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… 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: Business associates were largely to blame for 2020 breaches Healthcare IT News Healthcare data breaches soared in 2020 and nearly 75% of breaches were tied to third-party business associates. Coronavirus vaccination may be cause of… Read the rest »

If you are like California patient Patricia Mason, you might be getting a bigger bill than you anticipated. Ms. Mason racked up a $1.3 Million bill after a COVID-19 hospitalization, with her portion totaling $42,184.20.  We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay… 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: Tenet must pay whistleblowing cardiologists $10M, court rules Becker’s Hospital Review Two physicians who were fired from their leadership positions at the Detroit Medical Center were awarded $10.6 million after claiming they were fired following… Read the rest »

When targeting hospitals, hackers look for several clear points of vulnerability. 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). During the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare… Read the rest »