Posts Tagged: #FDA

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Reducing sodium levels could save healthcare industry $40B: AHA Becker’s Hospital Review Reducing sodium intake could help to prevent hospital costs and cardiovascular disease. FDA authorizes first e-cigarettes, cites benefit for smokers The Detroit News… 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: FDA allows automatic ‘generic’ swap for brand-name insulin The Detroit News The FDA approved a generic version of Lantus, a fast-acting insulin. Ascension Health latest health care system to require COVID-19 vaccines for employees Detroit… 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 healthcare CEO gets 15 years in prison for $150M Fraud Becker’s Hospital Review The CEO of a chain of medical clinics was sentenced to prison and ordered to pay $51 million in restitution for… 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: FDA issues alert about methanol-contaminated hand sanitizer imported from Mexico USA Today The FDA has warned that hand sanitizer from Mexico could be tainted with dangerous chemicals or could not work properly. Schizophrenia 2nd greatest… 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: Telehealth growth attracts the eyes of investors as 2021 could see an influx of capital Healthcare Finance News The explosion of telehealth during the COVID-19 pandemic is attracting investors, despite capital being difficult to come… Read the rest »

Once drugs are available to the public, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has a tool that tracks potential side effects. Unfortunately, the tool is voluntary and not used as often as may be necessary. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe 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: 32 hospitals have filed for bankruptcy this year Becker’s Hospital Review Low patient volumes, canceled elective procedures and high costs have led many hospitals to declare bankruptcy, with more bankruptcy declarations expected. Pfizer: COVID-19 shot… 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: Hospitals take action to avoid ransomware attacks, including preemptive email shutdown Becker’s Hospital Review After a warning from the FBI of increased hacking activity, hospitals across the country are taking steps to prevent an attack.… Read the rest »