Business/Technology

Medical Marketing in the “New Normal”

Sep 27, 2020 at 04:00 pm by pj

By ERIN SOMERS   When the calendar flipped January first, 2020, little did we know our lives were about to be turned upside down. I never imagined I would hear the term.... Read More

Three Steps to Ensure You Choose the Right Tax Team

Sep 27, 2020 at 03:48 pm by pj

  Too many high-income earners ($500K+) continue to overpay their income taxes. Unsurprisingly, when these individuals are asked if they would want to pay less in taxes,.... Read More

Why a Practice Should Outsource Medical Billing

Sep 27, 2020 at 03:32 pm by pj

By JEFF RAMOS   Billing is a vital part of daily life in a medical practice and it is often a predictor if a practice is financially strong. Many practices have a goo.... Read More

These Secret Safety Panels Will Pick the COVID Vaccine Winners

Sep 27, 2020 at 02:17 pm by pj

  By Rachana Pradhan, Kaiser Health News Most Americans have never heard of Dr. Richard Whitley, an expert in pediatric infectious diseases at the University of Al.... Read More

Colleges’ Opening Fueled 3,000 COVID Cases a Day, Researchers Say

Sep 27, 2020 at 02:10 pm by pj

  By Michael McAuliff, Kaiser Health News Reopening colleges drove a coronavirus surge of about 3,000 new cases a day in the United States, according to a draft st.... Read More

It’s Not Just Insulin: Lawmakers Focus on Price of One Drug, While Others Rise Too

Sep 22, 2020 at 12:54 pm by pj

By Rachana Pradhan, Kaiser Health News   Michael Costanzo, a Colorado farmer diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2016, has a well-honed ritual: Every six months.... Read More

A Pandemic Upshot: Seniors Are Having Second Thoughts About Where to Live

Sep 19, 2020 at 05:35 pm by pj

By Judith Graham, Kaiser Health News Where do we want to live in the years ahead? Older adults are asking this question anew in light of the ongoing toll of the coronav.... Read More

EOCC: New Age Networking for Healthcare Professionals is Here!

Sep 18, 2020 at 07:38 pm by pj

  By DOROTHY HARDEE     In February, we delighted in the success of the East Orlando Chamber of Commerce’s first Healthcare Co.... Read More

DOL Narrows Definition of Healthcare Provider Under Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Sep 17, 2020 at 12:53 pm by pj

  The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) has posted revisions to regulations that implemented the paid sick leave and expanded family and medi.... Read More

COVID Exodus Fills Vacation Towns With New Medical Pressures

Sep 16, 2020 at 09:33 am by pj

  By Markian Hawryluk and Katheryn Houghton and Michelle Andrews, Kaiser Health News The staff at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital is accustome.... Read More

5 Tax-Saving Strategies for Medical Professionals

Sep 14, 2020 at 01:45 pm by pj

  Taxes are inevitable and we all have to pay them; though many people are surprised to find that they are paying more taxes than they should. While everyone has to pay.... Read More

A Doctor Went to His Own Employer for a COVID-19 Antibody Test. It Cost $10,984

Sep 09, 2020 at 11:14 pm by pj

By Marshall Allen, ProPublica This story was originally published by ProPublica. ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big.... Read More

Medical Practices with PPP Loans Could Face Liability if Found Non-Compliant with SBA Rules

Sep 08, 2020 at 01:46 pm by pj

By Peter de Boisblanc Take-away: In order to receive a PPP loan, you were required to meet the “necessity certification” requirement and have considered alte.... Read More

Fine-Tune Prior Auth: Get Ahead of the Elective Procedure Rush

Sep 08, 2020 at 01:36 pm by pj

  By Marcia Leighton In a pre-COVID-19 world, prior authorizations were a top concern of CFOs as a major source of claims denials and rework. Prior authorization cost h.... Read More

Dozens of U.S. Hospitals Poised to Defy FDA’s Directive on COVID Plasma

Sep 03, 2020 at 02:27 pm by pj

By JoNel Aleccia , Kaiser Health News  Dozens of major hospitals across the U.S. are grappling with whether to ignore a federal decision allowing broader emerg.... Read More

Watch: Florida Gutted Its Public Health System Ahead of Pandemic

Sep 03, 2020 at 02:12 pm by pj

   KHN Midwest editor and correspondent Laura Ungar appeared on Spectrum News Bay News 9 to discuss her recent investigation with The Associated Press on how Florid.... Read More

Ponte Health's PHirst App has Deployed

Sep 03, 2020 at 11:01 am by pj

  The technology team at Ponte Health has deployed their first application into the market, available for download on iOS at the Apple App Store. https://apps.apple.com.... Read More

Tax Saving Professionals: Why Physicians Need a Tax Team and 3 Steps to Ensure You Choose the Right One

Sep 03, 2020 at 10:29 am by pj

  Too many high-income earners ($500K+) continue to overpay their income taxes. Unsurprisingly, when these individuals are asked if they would want to pay less in taxes,.... Read More

Pinnacle Adds CovID Rapid Antigen Detection Test

Sep 02, 2020 at 11:55 am by pj

Pinnacle IVD (Pinnacle) is pleased to announce the addition of the CovID Rapid Antigen Detection (RAD) test to its existing diagnostic test product line which includes the Pin.... Read More

DeSantis Cancels COVID Lab Contract for Breach of Contract

Sep 01, 2020 at 01:07 pm by pj

Florida Department of Health and Florida Division of Emergency Management Sever Ties with Quest Diagnostics After Quest Failed to Follow Florida Law...Testing Company Attemp.... Read More