Posts Tagged: Obama

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Could Medicare’s new doctor payment system endanger small and rural practices? The Washington Post, August 23, 2016. Many physicians in rural, solo and small practices worry that MACRA will cause great financial pressure. 2)… Read the rest »

Medicare is moving forward with new hospital quality ratings. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). The new ratings are star ratings, with… 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 »

It could be, but for now, it’s up to you and your practice. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). The Obama administration… 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) Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $72 million in suit linking talcum powder to ovarian cancer. The Washington Post, February 24, 2016. Johnson & Johnson paid one family $72 million dollars for failing 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: 1) What the turmoil at Zenefits reveals about Silicon Valley’s big problem with health care. Washington Post, February 8, 2016. Zenefits was one of the fastest growing companies in Silicon Valley, but it realized that… 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) Precision medicine growth hinges on electronic health records. Healthcare IT News, January 7, 2016. Precision medicine is about delivering the right treatment at the right time for individual illnesses, which will require the use… 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) Flint Mayor Declares Disaster in Hopes of Getting Federal Aid. The Wall Street Journal, December 15, 2015. Flint is seeking funding to address the effects of contamination in the city’s drinking supply. 2) In… Read the rest »