Posts Tagged: health IT

Yes, electronic health records (EHRs) can be a major help in fighting alcohol, drug, and prescription medication addiction. 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… 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) 10 Infant Deaths May Be Related to Teething Remedies, F.D.A. Says. The New York Times, October 18, 2016. The FDA is investigating the use of homeopathic teething gels and tablets in relation to 10… 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) Furor Over Drug Prices Puts Patient Advocacy Groups in Bind. The New York Times, September 27, 2016. Patient advocacy groups have not spoken out against the cost of drugs, because many of the groups… 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) Snyder deploys top aide to work on Flint water response. The Detroit News, January 28, 2016. Gov. Snyder is deploying a top aide and outside experts to study water quality and restore access 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) Health IT outsourcing: a rising priority. Healthcare IT News, November 24, 2015. Many health systems are shifting their focus to IT outsourcing for development and complex infrastructure services. 2) FDA approves expanded use of… 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) Ascension Health Michigan dissolves hospital boards, creates new governing structure. Crain’s, August 26, 2015. Ascension Health Michigan has created a single nine-member statewide board with regional sub-boards. 2) Insurers Win Big Health-Rate Increases. The… Read the rest »

A new report was recently published listing the top ten patient-safety concerns for healthcare organizations. These concerns include alarm fatigue, data integrity and over-reliance on healthcare IT leading to poor care coordination. We can help your practice analyze potential safety risks and prevent possible breaches and reduce other safety concerns. Subscribe to stay current and… 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) Electronic Medical Records Get a Boost. The Wall Street Journal, February 16, 2015. EMRs may soon be speaking the same language as a result of government and industry initiatives to make data sharing easier.… Read the rest »