Posts Tagged: China

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Review of CMS quality metrics kicks off. Modern Healthcare, December 7, 2016. Healthcare leaders are scrutinizing and offering recommendations on the 97 quality measures that CMS is considering using for reporting and payment initiatives… 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) Amgen, Novartis aim for big, crowded migraine market after new drug data. Reuters, November 17, 2016. Fewer debilitating headaches were reported after trial participants used the drug erenumab. 2) Walgreens Claims Theranos Voided 11.3%… 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) CMS gives providers 90-day reporting period and eases other meaningful use EHR objectives. Healthcare IT News, November 2, 2016. CMS has made changes for participants in the Meaningful Use EHR Incentive Program to allow… 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) Health Insurer CareFirst Says It Was Hacked. The Wall Street Journal, May 20, 2015. CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield’s personal information of over a million consumers was breached by Chinese cyberspies. 2) ICD-10: Heritage Foundation strikes… Read the rest »