Posts Tagged: heroin

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. Officials Propose Test Program Aimed at Lowering Medicare Drug Costs. The Wall Street Journal, March 8, 2016. A proposed test program would see if lowering reimbursements would prompt Medicare doctors to choose lower-cost… 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) Obama announces new steps to combat heroin, prescription drug abuse. The Washington Post, October 21, 2015. The Obama administration announced that it will takes to increase access to drug treatment and expand the training… 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) U.S. News names best hospitals: 7 in Michigan, 4 in metro Detroit. Crain’s, July 21, 2015. Seven Michigan hospitals received top recognition in U.S. News and World Report‘s 26th Best Hospitals report. 2) Robotic… Read the rest »