Our Healthcare Hot Topics of the Week

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss:

1)  Free clinics expand to accept underinsured, Medicaid and private insurance
Crains, June 16, 2014

2)  Miami “Rock Doc” sentenced to prison for $2.5 million Medicare fraud
Wall Street Journal, June 13, 2014

3)  Insurers flocking to provide coverage under ObamaCare
The Hill, June 13, 2014

4)  Connecticut health exchange has security breach
The Washington Times, June 13, 2014

5)  Doctors call for easing of EHR rules – current requirements are “clunky and infuriating.”
Politico, June 15, 2014

6)  HHS says “substantial increase” in HIPAA penalties in the coming year
The Hill, June 13, 2014

7)  UofM Hospital projects higher financial forecast
Crains, June 19, 2014

8)  300,000 sign up for Michigan Medicaid expansion
Crains, June 19, 2014

9)  Durable medical equipment owners sentenced to prison for $3.2 million healthcare fraud scheme
USDOJ, June 18, 2014

10)  Many ObamaCare subscribers paying less than $100/month for insurance premium
Kaiser Health News, June 18, 2014

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