Our Healthcare Hot Topics for 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)  McLaren Loses Appeal to Build Hospital in Clarkston, Michigan.
Crains, December 23, 2013

2)  Healthcare.gov enrolled 500,000 in December
Reuters, December 20, 2013

3)  ObamaCare extended by one day – December 24, 2013
CNN Money, December 23, 2013

4)  How to Qualify for a Hardship Exemption from ObamaCare
healthcare.gov

5) BCBS Extends Deadline for Enrollment to December 31
Crains, December 24, 2013

6)  Anesthesiologist Pleads Guilty to Selling Prescriptions for Oxycodone
US Attorney Washington, December 24, 2013 

7)  Iowa State Professor Fakes HIV Aids Vaccine Tests to Get $19 Million NIH Grant
NY Post, December 26, 2013

8) 1.5 Million More Americans Have Access to ACOs Due to Affordable Care Act
Healthcare IT News, December 26, 2013

9)  Healthcare inflation at 50 year low
USA Today, December 25, 2013

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