Posts Tagged: #COVID-19

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 5,800 COVID-19 infections detected among 77 million vaccinated people: CDC   Beckers Hospital Review   A small proportion of Americans – about 5,800 out of nearly 77 million – have contracted COVID-19 after being fully vaccinated against… 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: Canada pauses AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine use for those under 55, wants new risk analysis Reuters Following reports of bleeding, blood clots and death in young European women, Canada will require a new risk analysis. New… 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: Cleveland Clinic, Anthem launch concierge heart surgery program for Eli Lilly employees Becker’s Hospital Review A new concierge heart surgery program launched January 1 as a part of Cleveland Clinic and will offer services 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: Michigan Medicine to resume construction on $920M hospital after pandemic-related pause Fierce Healthcare Michigan Medicine plans to open the new hospital for patient care in the fall of 2025. CareCentrix files corporate espionage lawsuit against… 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: Woman who died after transplant surgery at UM got COVID-19 from donated lungs Detroit Free Press A woman died following a double lung transplant, despite the donor having tested negative for COVID-19. Johnson & Johnson’s… 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: Business associates were largely to blame for 2020 breaches Healthcare IT News Healthcare data breaches soared in 2020 and nearly 75% of breaches were tied to third-party business associates. Coronavirus vaccination may be cause of… Read the rest »

If you are like California patient Patricia Mason, you might be getting a bigger bill than you anticipated. Ms. Mason racked up a $1.3 Million bill after a COVID-19 hospitalization, with her portion totaling $42,184.20.  We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay… 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: Tenet must pay whistleblowing cardiologists $10M, court rules Becker’s Hospital Review Two physicians who were fired from their leadership positions at the Detroit Medical Center were awarded $10.6 million after claiming they were fired following… Read the rest »