Posts Tagged: #hospital

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Parents hit with $270K medical bill over ‘birthday rule’ inspire changes Becker’s Hospital Review A couple received a large bill after the birth of their first child, despite being insured. UK government halts GP data… Read the rest »

Many hospitals are choosing which parts of the price transparency rule to comply with and which parts to ignore. We can help your practice get up to date and prepared to minimize breach risks from third-party vendors. Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To 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: Regeneron Drug Reduces Covid Patient Deaths in Large Study Bloomberg An antibody cocktail reduced the risk of death of hospitalized COVID patients by 20%. AMA Launches Telehealth Immersion Program to Promote Sustainability mHealth Intelligence A… 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 Medicine to resume construction on $920M hospital after pandemic-related pause Fierce Healthcare Michigan Medicine plans to open the new hospital for patient care in the fall of 2025. CareCentrix files corporate espionage lawsuit against… 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: Hackers demand $1.75M from North Carolina clinic during 6-day ransomware attack Becker’s Hospital Review Allergy Partners was infected by ransomware and the clinic is currently performing an investigation. An experimental toothpaste aims to treat peanut… 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: Business associates were largely to blame for 2020 breaches Healthcare IT News Healthcare data breaches soared in 2020 and nearly 75% of breaches were tied to third-party business associates. Coronavirus vaccination may be cause of… Read the rest »

If you are like California patient Patricia Mason, you might be getting a bigger bill than you anticipated. Ms. Mason racked up a $1.3 Million bill after a COVID-19 hospitalization, with her portion totaling $42,184.20.  We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay… 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 »