Posts Tagged: healthcare lawyer

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1.    Federal court strikes down Michigan’s Medicaid work requirement Michigan Radio A federal court has struck down Michigan’s requirement that adults enrolled in the Healthy Michigan plan must be working or in school.  The U.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: Novo Nordisk, Eli Lilly and Sanofi Face Lawsuit Over Insulin Prices. Becker’s Hospital Review. February 18, 2019. The three big insulin makers, Novo Nordisk, Eli Lilly and Sanofi, must face a lawsuit that claims they… 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: HHS Wrestling with Transparency and Privacy Balance in Interoperability Rule. Fierce Healthcare. February 19, 2020. As the industry waits for a landmark rule aimed at opening up access to patient data, regulators are challenged with balancing data… 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: 8 Health Systems with Strong Finances. Becker’s Hospital Review. February 4, 2020. These are the eight health systems with strong operational metrics and solid financial positions. 2) Walmart to Pay $7.5 Million in Settlement Over… 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: MIT School of Engineering and Takeda Pharmaceuticals Partner to Develop Healthcare Artificial Intelligence. Health IT Analytics. January 7, 2020. MIT School of Engineering and Takeda Pharmaceuticals Company Limited have partnered to use artificial intelligence tools 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: U.S. Appeals Court Upholds Risk Payments to Health Insurers. Reuters. December 31, 2019. A U.S. appeals court upheld the validity of a federal program governing the payment of billions of dollars to insurers under 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: Pharmacists Convicted in Prescription Scheme Avoid Prison. AP News. December 23, 2019. Two pharmacists who worked for a compounding pharmacy blamed for a nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak have been sentenced for their roles in an… 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 Sues Walgreens and Other Drug Companies for Causing Opioid Crisis. Detroit Free Press. December 17, 2019. The state of Michigan filed suit in Wayne County Circuit Court, charging McKesson Corporation, Cardinal Health Inc., AmerisourceBergen Corporation,… Read the rest »