Business/Technology

The Pandemic, the Recession, and Hunger: What We’ve Learned

Jul 13, 2021 at 12:10 am by pj

  By Dave Krepcho  “Just because I have a car doesn’t mean I have enough money to buy food.” This quote, featured in a 2020 New Yo.... Read More

Effort to Decipher Hospital Prices Yields Key Finding: Don’t Try It at Home

Jul 11, 2021 at 04:17 pm by pj

By Bernard J. Wolfson, Kaiser Health News A federal price transparency rule that took effect this year was supposed to give patients, employers and insurers a clearer pi.... Read More

Federal Speech Rulings May Embolden Health Care Workers to Call Out Safety Issues

Jul 11, 2021 at 03:48 pm by pj

By Harris Meyer, Kaiser Health News Karen Jo Young wrote a letter to her local newspaper criticizing executives at the hospital where she worked as an activities coordin.... Read More

A New Kind of Surge in Florida

Jul 09, 2021 at 09:51 am by pj

  By IMRAN CHAUDHRY   While the COVID-19 pandemic is waning, the demand for travel nurses and allied professionals is surging once again at Florida’s hospit.... Read More

EOCC: Exhibiting Your Business for Success

Jul 09, 2021 at 06:53 am by pj

  By DOROTHY HARDEE, East Orlando Chamber Director of Operations   Exhibiting your practice or healthcare organization at a business expo means business for you w.... Read More

Sober Curious Movement Enters the Workplace 

Jul 09, 2021 at 06:28 am by pj

 Substance misuse costs the U.S. economy more than $740 billion yearly   BY CHERYL BROWN MERRIWETHER People think about alcohol consumption in a variety of w.... Read More

LED Fixture Continuously Disinfects All Airborne Viruses

Jul 09, 2021 at 05:45 am by pj

UVC light inactivates viruses and other airborne pathogens, improving indoor safety    By DEL WILLIAMS   With healthcare p.... Read More

New IRS Guidance on 2021 Employee Retention Credit

Jul 05, 2021 at 09:11 pm by pj

By DANIEL MAYO   The employee retention credit (ERC) is turning into the gift that keeps on giving. It was enacted on March 27, 2020 as part of the CARES Act, and.... Read More

Boosting Healthcare Revenues

Jul 05, 2021 at 09:04 pm by pj

Automated phone payments could be the answer   By MARTIN TRAUTSCHOLD In the vein of solving one problem, creating another, patients who have health insurance are seein.... Read More

UCF Med Students’ Podcast Helps Build Soft Skills

Jul 05, 2021 at 08:32 pm by pj

 Learning in the “non-existent 5th year”   We hear about successful doctors within medicine, and we all know some role models who are so good at engagi.... Read More

Hospital Prices Must Now Be Transparent. For Many Consumers, They’re Still Anyone’s Guess.

Jul 05, 2021 at 07:17 pm by pj

  By Julie Appleby, Kaiser Health News  A colonoscopy might cost you or your insurer a few hundred dollars — or several thousand, depending on which hos.... Read More

Choosing the Right Floor for Your Application

Jul 05, 2021 at 02:51 pm by pj

By LAUREN ODDO   Budget Whether you’re remodeling an existing building or home or starting brand-new, it’s time to make a decision! One of the most obvious.... Read More

The Biggest Security Threat to Your Business is on Your Payroll

Jun 29, 2021 at 11:54 am by pj

 Revealed: The real cost of insider attacks – and your strategy to prevent them   By BRIAN AWSUMB  Someone working for you right now is also working al.... Read More

Hemmed In at Home, Nonprofit Hospitals Look for Profits Abroad

Jun 23, 2021 at 06:44 pm by pj

  By Jordan Rau, Kaiser Health News  Across the street from the Buckingham Palace Garden and an ocean away from its Ohio headquarters, Cleveland Clinic is mak.... Read More

In a Murky Sea of Mental Health Apps, Consumers Left Adrift

Jun 23, 2021 at 06:35 pm by pj

By Jenny Gold, Kaiser Health News  In the eyes of the tech industry, mental health treatment is an area ripe for disruption. In any given year, 1 in 5 adults.... Read More

The Hard Realities of a ‘No Jab, No Job’ Mandate for Health Care Workers

Jun 22, 2021 at 02:29 am by pj

  By Christine Spolar, Kaiser Health News  Christopher Richmond keeps a running tab on how many workers at the ManorCare skilled nursing facility he manages i.... Read More

Device Makers Have Funneled Billions to Orthopedic Surgeons Who Use Their Products

Jun 22, 2021 at 02:13 am by pj

  By Fred Schulte and Elizabeth Lucas, Kaiser Health News  Dr. Kingsley R. Chin was little more than a decade out of Harvard Medical School whe.... Read More

Coaching for Healthcare Entrepreneurs 

Jun 18, 2021 at 01:52 pm by pj

Daniel Tribby Expands Practice to Help Healthcare Entrepreneurs Reach Goals    “If this broken healthcare system existed in big businesse.... Read More

AID: A Tool to Keep Hospitals from Redirecting Your Patients

Jun 17, 2021 at 06:42 pm by pj

Is your hospital redirecting your patients to employed physicians? This patient letter may help   Last week, the Association of Independent Doctors wrote a letter on.... Read More

In Alleged Health Care ‘Money Grab,’ Nation’s Largest Hospital Chain Cashes In on Trauma Centers

Jun 16, 2021 at 04:18 pm by pj

  By Jay Hancock, Kaiser Health News  After falling from a ladder and cutting his arm, Ed Knight said, he found himself at Richmond, Virginia’s Chippenh.... Read More