Posts Tagged: #vaccines

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: FDA allows automatic ‘generic’ swap for brand-name insulin The Detroit News The FDA approved a generic version of Lantus, a fast-acting insulin. Ascension Health latest health care system to require COVID-19 vaccines for employees Detroit… Read the rest »

If you are administering the COVID-19 vaccine, you may be wondering if you are subject to any liability as lawsuits stemming from the vaccine and side effects increase. While you cannot prevent a lawsuit, you may be able to reduce your chances of paying large settlements. We can help your practice get up to date… 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: Canada pauses AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine use for those under 55, wants new risk analysis Reuters Following reports of bleeding, blood clots and death in young European women, Canada will require a new risk analysis. New… 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 »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Fired physicians win $10.6M arbitration award against Tenet Becker’s Hospital Review Two former Detroit Medical Center cardiologists won an arbitration award against Tenet Healthcare, following their termination from hospital leadership positions. U.S. officials report more… 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: Staff at hospitals in DC, Texas turn down COVID-19 vaccine Becker’s Hospital Review Multiple hospitals have employees refusing to get vaccinated. How top EHR vendors are prepping their systems for COVID-19 vaccines Healthcare IT News… 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: Ascension records $1B annual loss Becker’s Hospital Review Ascension ended the period with a loss from its previous fiscal year. Benzodiazepines to Carry Abuse, Addiction Warnings Medpage Today The FDA is now requiring benzodiazepines 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: Nearly 800,000 health records breached in August Becker’s Health IT In August alone, 13 healthcare breaches were reported impacting a total of 783,364 individuals. CMS pitches coverage of breakthrough devices in tandem with FDA authorization… Read the rest »