Posts Tagged: #coronavirus

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Iranian Hackers Targeting, Exploiting VPN Flaws of US Healthcare, IT Orgs Health IT Security Iran-backed hackers are targeting US federal agencies and businesses using flaws in commonly used Virtual Private Networks. U.S. plans to distribute… 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: COVID-19 vaccine trial participant had serious neurological symptoms, but could be discharged today, AstraZeneca CEO says STAT The participant who caused a shutdown of AstraZeneca’s phase 3 vaccine trial experienced neurological symptoms consistent with a… Read the rest »

With the recent COVID-19 pandemic, telehealth saw a huge uptick in popularity, however, telehealth no longer appears to be patients’ first choice. 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.… 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: Nearly 800,000 health records breached in August Becker’s Health IT In August alone, 13 healthcare breaches were reported impacting a total of 783,364 individuals. CMS pitches coverage of breakthrough devices in tandem with FDA authorization… 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: Ascension move to outsource IT will eliminate ‘a few hundred’ jobs Becker’s Hospital Review Ascension is transforming its technology, which will result in the loss of a few hundred IT jobs. OCR amends HIPAA Privacy… Read the rest »

Unfortunately, you could get sued by another patient if your patient refuses to wear a mask. The coronavirus pandemic has caused a lot of changes in daily lives across the country. Now, many states, including Michigan, require masks to be worn in public and in businesses. We can help your practice stay on top of… 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: Whitmer Vetoes Bill to Expand Immunity From Medical Lawsuits US News & World Report Michigan governor vetoed legislation that would have given additional health providers protection from lawsuits in any state-declared emergency. Michigan’s key COVID-19… Read the rest »

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released the 2021 physician fee schedule with proposed changes, including changes affecting the future of telehealth. 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… Read the rest »