Posts Tagged: DMC

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) U.S. telehealth industry eyes Medicare for its next big check. Reuters, January 30, 3018. Four bills that may be signed into law carry solutions to barriers that have prevented Medicare from reimbursing physicians. 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) Johnson & Johnson Results Driven by Pharmaceutical Sales Growth. The Wall Street Journal, January 23, 2018. Johnson & Johnson has a better than expected financial outlook for this year, as it expects the 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: 1) CVS, With an Eye on Amazon, to Launch Next-Day Delivery. The Wall Street Journal, November 6, 2017. Early next year, CVS will offer next-day delivery of medication in an attempt to compete with Amazon.… Read the rest »

In healthcare, you can be held accountable for the actions of your contractors and vendors. Many healthcare entities are learning that lesson from the latest breach at the Detroit Medical Center. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up 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) DMC warns 1,529 patients of health data breach. Crain’s, July 13, 2017. The Detroit Medical Center notified patients that an employee allegedly stole protected health information and provided it to unauthorized individuals. 2) Aetna… 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 identification concepts are put to the test. Modern Healthcare, May 15, 2017. Different ideas are competing to solve the problem of ensuring accurate patient identification. 2) New Threats Fuel Fears of Another Global… 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) New Prescription: Doctor Offices that Look Like Apple Stores. AP, January 17, 2017. Forward is a health-management service that charges $149 per month to tend to patients’ primary care needs. 2) Snyder hints he’ll… 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) DMC passes new inspection in surgical instruments case. The Detroit News, January 10, 2017. The Detroit Medical Center officials announced the hospital passed a surprise inspection of its sterilization facilities. 2) CMS issues final… Read the rest »