Posts Tagged: Amazon

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Michigan health care provider accused of fraud scheme. AP, February 14, 2018. A Michigan autism therapy provider has been accused of targeting poor communities in Detroit for a Medicaid fraud scheme. 2) Concussions Can… 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: 1) U.S. telehealth industry eyes Medicare for its next big check. Reuters, January 30, 3018. Four bills that may be signed into law carry solutions to barriers that have prevented Medicare from reimbursing physicians. 2)… 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: 1) CVS, With an Eye on Amazon, to Launch Next-Day Delivery. The Wall Street Journal, November 6, 2017. Early next year, CVS will offer next-day delivery of medication in an attempt to compete with Amazon.… 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: 1) Already Strained by Harvey, Hospitals Brace for New Wave of Patients. The Wall Street Journal, August 30, 2017. Hospitals that were able to stay open are now bracing for many patients as roads begin… Read the rest »

Surprisingly, yes. ¬† Medicare just announced that insurance companies can use the Amazon cloud to report their required ObamaCare information to the government. Under ObamaCare, insurance companies must provide information to the government to determine if they owe money or will receive money from the government. ¬†This is an important aspect of ObamaCare as it… Read the rest »