Volusia-Brevard Local News

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

With Schools Starting Online, Vaccinations Head for Recess

Sep 08, 2020 at 01:11 pm by pj

  By Carmen Heredia Rodriguez  Kaiser Health News  Dr. Chris Kjolhede is focused on the children of central New York. As co-director of school-based hea.... Read More

Why Black Aging Matters, Too

Sep 08, 2020 at 12:52 pm by pj

  By Judith Graham Photos by Heidi de Marco Kaiser Health News   Old. Chronically ill. Black. People who fit this description are more likely to d.... Read More

Everything Passes but Memories Live Forever

Sep 07, 2020 at 02:02 pm by pj

How to Show a Terminal Family Member They’re Not a Burden   By ELLEN KLEIN   For terminally ill patients, the fear of becoming a burden on family members i.... 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

Health Officials Worry Nation’s Not Ready for COVID-19 Vaccine

Sep 03, 2020 at 02:23 pm by pj

  By Liz Szabo, Kaiser Health News    Public health departments, which have struggled for months to test and trace everyone exposed to the novel co.... 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

Fauci Says COVID Vaccine Trials Could End Early If Results Are Overwhelming

Sep 03, 2020 at 02:07 pm by pj

  By Liz Szabo Kaiser Health News  A COVID-19 vaccine could be available earlier than expected if ongoing clinical trials produce overwhelmingly positive resu.... Read More