Posts Tagged: #Michigan

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Cleveland Clinic, Anthem launch concierge heart surgery program for Eli Lilly employees Becker’s Hospital Review A new concierge heart surgery program launched January 1 as a part of Cleveland Clinic and will offer services 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: 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: Michigan healthcare CEO gets 15 years in prison for $150M Fraud Becker’s Hospital Review The CEO of a chain of medical clinics was sentenced to prison and ordered to pay $51 million in restitution for… 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: Tenet must pay whistleblowing cardiologists $10M, court rules Becker’s Hospital Review Two physicians who were fired from their leadership positions at the Detroit Medical Center were awarded $10.6 million after claiming they were fired following… 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 »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Committee chairman blocks bipartisan bill to reduce surprise medical billing Becker’s Hospital Review U.S. Rep. Richard Neal, D-Mass. has blocked a bipartisan bill aimed at reducing surprise medical bills. Leapfrog names top hospitals for safety… Read the rest »

Even if a healthcare organization isn’t sure if breached information is accessed or used, it is still a breach. This is true unless the information is unusable, such as encrypted information. For example, a possible breach at McLaren Oakland Hospital that exposed over 2,200 patient files still required McLaren to report the potential breach 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: Iranian Hackers Targeting, Exploiting VPN Flaws of US Healthcare, IT Orgs Health IT Security Iran-backed hackers are targeting US federal agencies and businesses using flaws in commonly used Virtual Private Networks. U.S. plans to distribute… Read the rest »