Business/Technology

Own Occupation Disability Insurance

Jul 20, 2022 at 01:37 pm by pj

  By Nick Trawinski   Own Occupation Disability Insurance is invaluable to physicians. Three tiers of coverage exist. This article is to help physicians understan.... Read More

The Importance of Creating a Social Media Care Plan for your Medical Practice

Jul 20, 2022 at 11:01 am by pj

  By Marty Summa   One of the most crucial parts of providing medical care to patients is the initial development of an individualized care plan. This unique plan.... Read More

Price Transparency in Healthcare

Jul 14, 2022 at 06:52 pm by pj

By Matt Clements, Co-Founder and Chief Financial Officer, Sage Infusion Price transparency is a hot topic in the healthcare industry. You know it has hit the mainstream when.... Read More

Feds Want a Policy That Advocates Say Would Let Hospitals Off the Hook for Covid-Era Lapses

Jul 12, 2022 at 04:34 pm by pj

  By Lauren Weber, Kaiser Health News The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is responding to the chaos of the covid-19 pandemic by proposing&n.... Read More

Health Tech 50: Annual List of Top Venture Capitalists to Put on Your Radar

Jul 12, 2022 at 04:30 pm by pj

In addition to creating new challenges related to people's health and well-being, COVID-19 has exposed the disturbing level of fragmentation across healthcare systems globally.... Read More

How Pfizer Won the Pandemic, Reaping Outsize Profit and Influence

Jul 12, 2022 at 04:28 pm by pj

  By Arthur Allen, Kaiser Health News The grinding two-plus years of the pandemic have yielded outsize benefits for one company — Pfizer — making.... Read More

How Much Health Insurers Pay for Almost Everything Is About to Go Public

Jul 12, 2022 at 04:25 pm by pj

By Julie Appleby, Kaiser Health News  Consumers, employers, and just about everyone else interested in health care prices will soon get an unprecedented look a.... Read More

How to Become the Leading Medical or Dental Practice Using Google Business Profile

Jul 07, 2022 at 03:03 pm by pj

By JORGE CRUZ   One of the main reasons a physician or dental professional would like to become the best choice in town is because they know that by achieving this posi.... Read More

Florida Blue Collaborates with HOPCo to Address Health Care Affordability

Jul 06, 2022 at 02:41 pm by pj

New musculoskeletal collaboration aims to manage costs for treatment of bone, muscle and ligament injuries and disorders   Florida Blue, the state’s Blue Cross Bl.... Read More

HIPAA Compliant Telehealth: How-To’s and Don’t Do’s

Jun 29, 2022 at 04:35 pm by pj

  By TERRY MCFARLAND   In the midst of all the chaos caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, one bright spot is the increased availability of HIPAA compliant telehealth.... Read More

100 Million People in America Are Saddled with Health Care Debt

Jun 21, 2022 at 05:41 pm by pj

By Noam N. Levey, Kaiser Health News Elizabeth Woodruff drained her retirement account and took on three jobs after she and her husband were sued for nearly $10,000.... Read More

For Physicians Seeking Care for Burnout or Other Medical or Mental Health Concerns, AMA Calls for Safe Havens

Jun 14, 2022 at 04:57 pm by pj

  CHICAGO – For physicians who seek care for burnout or other issues, the American Medical Association (AMA) today urged states to create “safe-haven”.... Read More

AMA Adopts New Policy Aimed at Addressing Public Health Disinformation

Jun 13, 2022 at 07:25 pm by pj

CHICAGO – With the spread of disinformation continuing to negatively impact efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic and sowing distrust in vaccines, public health mitiga.... Read More

EOCC: Ransomware Attacks-It CAN Happen to You

Jun 08, 2022 at 11:15 am by pj

  Dorothy Hardee, Chamber Administrator    “Ransomware is unique among cybercrime because in order for the attack to be successful, it requires the vic.... Read More

The State of Healthcare Construction

Jun 08, 2022 at 11:00 am by pj

In Orlando the pandemic set in motion changes in building and renovating hospitals, clinics and medical practices   By LYNNE JETER The 2020 pandemic set off a persiste.... Read More

Analysis of Cerebrovascular Accidents and Malpractice Claims

Jun 01, 2022 at 03:20 pm by pj

Shelley Rizzo, MSN, CPHRM Because a cerebrovascular accident (CVA) can happen in any healthcare setting, it is imperative that all healthcare providers and staff have the abi.... Read More

If Your Employees Still Use Remote Desktop Protocol to Work Remotely, Read This Now! 

Jun 01, 2022 at 02:22 pm by pj

By JAMES GENTRY (Part 3 of a multipart series) What is Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP)? Remote Desktop Protocol gives users the ability to connect to another computer over a.... Read More

Burned Out by Covid and 80-Hour Workweeks, Resident Physicians Unionize

May 27, 2022 at 10:56 pm by pj

By Sarah Kwon, Kaiser Health News In the early weeks of the pandemic, Dr. Lorenzo González, then a second-year resident of family medicine at Harbor-UCLA Medical.... Read More

Betting on ‘Golden Age’ of Colonoscopies, Private Equity Invests in Gastro Docs

May 27, 2022 at 10:44 pm by pj

By Emily Pisacreta and Emmarie Huetteman, Kaiser Heaalth News Mariel needed a new gastroenterologist. Having just moved back to San Antonio, the 30-something.... Read More

Dealing with Surprise Bills

May 27, 2022 at 02:15 pm by pj

By ANGIE FEDDERSON, MBA, CPC A common healthcare frustration is getting the medical bill with surprising costs after receiving the care, procedure, or treatment. Out of fear.... Read More