Posts Tagged: coverage

The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, open enrollment for 2018 health insurance starts today, November 1 and runs through December 15, 2017. 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… 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) Toronto biotech raises $200 million ahead of ADHD drug decision. Reuters, January 24, 2017.  Highland Therapeutics is raising money ahead of the FDA’s decision for a drug that manages ADHD. 2) Meridian Health, Together… 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) Patient notifications about payment models could cost hospitals. Modern Healthcare, October 11, 2016. Hospitals say a proposal to have them notify patients regarding a change in coverage would result in high penalties and be… 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) Medical startup aims to put your primary care doctor in the cloud. STAT, October 5, 2016. Sherpaa aims to fill coverage gaps found in many insurance plans by replacing doctor visits with text messages… 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) One in six Obamacare customers could lose plans. The Washington Examiner, August 17, 2016. Insurer exits from the Obamacare marketplace are causing many to lose their plans. 2) Ash Stevens to be sold to… 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) FDA Approves First Dissolving Stent for US Patients. AP, July 5, 2016. A medical implant has been approved to treat clogged arteries, but it has not proved safer than older medical stents. 2) Blue… Read the rest »

This includes leaving Michigan’s state exchange, along with many others. 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). UnitedHealth Group Inc. is struggling under… 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) Michigan hospitals rank 21st in patient safety report: 19 get ‘A;’ 3 hospitals fail. Crain’s, October 28, 2015. Michigan had 23.8% of surveyed hospitals scoring an “A” rating and was the 21st state in… Read the rest »