Posts Tagged: emergency

Hurricane Harvey has caused extreme flooding in Houston, Texas – the nation’s fourth largest city. 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). The… 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 gets $3.8 million for emergency preparedness in health care. Crain’s, April 4, 2017. The federal government has given Michigan funds to improve the state’s emergency preparedness in health care. 2) Healthgrades names top… 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) HIE use leads to shorter lengths of hospital stay, lower chance of ED readmission. Healthcare IT News, March 8, 2017. Efficiency and quality improve when physicians can access patient EHR data via a regional… Read the rest »

Yes, to some degree. 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). Opioid addiction has become a national epidemic recently. In 2014, over 47,000… 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) Novartis Heart-Failure Pill Hits Hurdles With Doctors. The Wall Street Journal, March 16, 2016. Entresto, a heart-failure pill has been called remarkable, but doctors are not prescribing it. 2) Report ranks counties in Michigan… 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) What the turmoil at Zenefits reveals about Silicon Valley’s big problem with health care. Washington Post, February 8, 2016. Zenefits was one of the fastest growing companies in Silicon Valley, but it realized that… 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)  Emergency rooms still crowded despite ObamaCare Kaiser Health News, August 15, 2014 2)  Medicare power wheelchair scam keeps rolling along The Washington Post, August 16, 2014 3)  Fraud accounts for more than 10% of… Read the rest »