Business/Technology

FBI Issues Warning to Hospitals and Healthcare Providers of "Imminent Cybercrime Threat"

Oct 29, 2020 at 07:45 pm by pj

U.S. hospitals and healthcare providers are being warned by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the Dep.... Read More

New AMA Survey Finds Physician Practice Viability Under Threat

Oct 28, 2020 at 10:10 am by pj

Practices face reduced volume, decreased revenue, increased expenses during COVID-19 pandemicCHICAGO – The viability of physician practices remains under threat as the b.... Read More

Medical Practices and Cloud Computing

Oct 26, 2020 at 12:16 pm by pj

By JAY COHEN Cloud computing is impacting healthcare in several powerful ways, including lowered computer resources costs, easier data integration throughout the healthcare s.... Read More

UVA Health Squeezing Patients for Money

Oct 20, 2020 at 03:01 pm by pj

  By Jay Hancock, Kaiser Health News  Doris Hutchinson wanted to use money from the sale of her late mother’s house to help her grandchildren go to.... Read More

Majority of Voters Tilt Toward Biden as Health Issues Weigh Heavily

Oct 20, 2020 at 12:26 am by pj

  By Emmarie Huetteman, Kaiser Health News At least half of voters prefer former Vice President Joe Biden’s approach to health care over President Donald Tru.... Read More

Healthcare Leaders to Imagine a Post-COVID Environment

Oct 18, 2020 at 04:44 pm by pj

  Thought-leaders representing critical health care sectors—hospitals, nursing, insurance providers, physician groups, and financial services—will share thei.... Read More

Stigma Against D.O.s had Been Dissipating Until Trump’s Doctor Took the Spotlight

Oct 11, 2020 at 05:47 pm by pj

  By Lauren Weber, Kaiser Health News Dr. Katherine Pannel was initially thrilled to see President Donald Trump’s physician is a doctor of osteopathic medici.... Read More

Rob Deininger Named President and CEO of AdventHealth Orlando

Oct 10, 2020 at 11:02 am by pj

  Deininger will provide leadership for AdventHealth Orlando, AdventHealth for Women and AdventHealth for Children.   AdventHealth has named Rob Deininger preside.... Read More

HIPAA Audits: A Five Step Survival Guide for Healthcare Providers

Oct 08, 2020 at 06:38 pm by pj

  By JEFF RAMOS and LEAM DEGNAN   If you ask any health IT security professional today about what keeps them up at night, a full-scale data breach is probably at.... Read More

Importance of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Healthcare

Oct 08, 2020 at 11:40 am by pj

By Dr. Debra Andree, President & CEO at Community Health Centers, Inc.   While diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) has always been an important initiative for all.... Read More

AMA Announces New CPT Codes for Multi-virus Tests to Detect COVID-19 and Flu  

Oct 07, 2020 at 10:02 am by pj

CHICAGO — The American Medical Association (AMA) has published an update to the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set that includes new code addit.... Read More

EOCC: The Great Debate over Minimum Wage & the Impact on Small Business 

Oct 06, 2020 at 11:53 am by pj

  By DOROTHY HARDEE   For years, there has been a national debate over whether to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour and in November, Floridians wil.... Read More

Benefits of the Physicians Society of Central Florida Foundation

Oct 06, 2020 at 11:09 am by pj

  The Physicians Society of Central Florida Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the Physicians Society of Central Florida and focuses on medical education within our.... Read More

The Top Three Legal Ways to Maximize Your Tax Savings

Oct 06, 2020 at 11:00 am by pj

  Typically, we only think about taxes as April 15 draws near. Instead, we should be thinking about taxes year-round and looking for ways to maximize our deductions and.... Read More

AMA: Modify Proposed Medicare Fee Schedule To Reflect Pandemic Challenges

Oct 05, 2020 at 04:50 pm by pj

  CHICAGO -- Submitting detailed comments today on the proposed Medicare fee schedule for 2021, the American Medical Association (AMA) warned that some propose.... Read More

Health Care Fraud and Opioid Arrests Results in Charges Against 345 Defendants Representing Over $6 Billion in Alleged Fraud 

Oct 01, 2020 at 05:18 pm by pj

Largest Health Care Fraud and Opioid Enforcement Action in Department of Justice History Acting Assistant Attorney General Brian C. Rabbitt of the Justice Department&rs.... Read More

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