Posts Tagged: Humana

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Hospitals ramp up efforts to reduce maternal deaths in Michigan. Crain’s, December 20, 2017. Michigan ranks eighth in the nation for its maternal mortality rate and hospitals are attempting to lower this number. 2)… 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) Senate Approves Update of Toxic-Chemical Regulations. The New York Times, June 7, 2016. The Senate gave final approval to overhaul the existing law governing toxic chemicals in homes and businesses. 2) Ebola nurse Nina… 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) How much doctors are paid for quality may not matter much. Modern Healthcare, April 6, 2015. Bonuses and pay cuts based on patient care quality did little to change doctors’ performances. 2) Humana Estimates… Read the rest »