Posts Tagged: costs

Electronic health record (EHR) vendors and CVS Health are joining forces with Surescripts to make it so that patients and physicians will be able to see drug cost and benefit information during office visits. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current… Read the rest »

Michigan is heavily scrutinizing doctors, pharmacies and drug manufacturers for their role in the opioid epidemic. 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.  (To subscribe to our blog click here).… 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) Ascension partners with Lyft to ease patient transportation. Modern Healthcare, December 20, 2016. Ascension partnered with Lyft to ensure that the most vulnerable patients always have a ride. 2) Sales Executive Pleads Guilty in… 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) Predicting Your Medical Costs Is Almost Impossible. This New Tool Wants to Change That. Fortune, July 20, 2016. Amino’s new price tool is allowing consumers to compare healthcare prices, using insurance claims data. 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) UnitedHealth to Exit Key ACA Market. The Wall Street Journal, May 31, 2016. UnitedHealth Group will offer plans in only six states’ marketplaces next year, fulfilling the withdrawal it announced earlier. 2) Health insurance… 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) Allegiance Health to join Henry Ford Health System. Crain’s, November 10, 2015. Allegiance Health of Jackson signed a letter of intent to join Henry Ford Health System. 2) Gene therapies offer dramatic promise but… Read the rest »

With the transition to ICD-10 just a day away, many healthcare providers are preparing for the worst. Claim denials could double while providers familiarize themselves with the expansive codes. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest health care news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date… 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) When Patients Manage Doctors. The Wall Street Journal, August 10, 2015. Patients with multiple chronic illnesses often must manage their own care. 2) Large Employers Look To Tighten Control Of Costs For Expensive Drugs.… Read the rest »