Skilled nurse caring for elderly woman.
Aug 01 | Beth Jones Sanborn
New skilled nursing payment model is slated to save providers an…
CMS: Medicare Part D premiums drop again in 2019
Jul 31 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Announcement comes less than two months after a scathing report from the Office of the Inspector General…
Bad doc, nurse communications can be costly
Jul 31 | Jeff Lagasse
One barrier to good communication is that the hospital hierarchy puts nurses at a power disadvantage, and many are…
Former MetroHealth COO, interim CEO convicted in maze of fraud schemes
Jul 31 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Former COO/CEO Edward R. Hills as well as MetroHealth dentists were convicted for running bribery…
Drug testing in a lab
Jul 31 | Jeff Lagasse
There may be multiple drugs on the market that have already been shown to be better than the standard, and drugs may even…
ER doctor errors
Jul 30 | Jeff Lagasse
Doctors may have the right information, but may not act on it in the best way.
Reinsurance in Wisconsin expected to stabilize individual market
Jul 30 | Susan Morse
Under the Wisconsin Health Care Stability Plan, the state pays for 50 percent of the cost of claims between $50,000 and…
11 states sue to stop association health plans
Jul 27 | Susan Morse
America's Health Insurance Plans has warned that AHPs could lead to fewer insured Americans and higher premiums for those who remain in…
Jul 27 | Jeff Lagasse
When healthcare innovations aren't reimbursed, hospitals are forced to make tough choices…
off-campus hospital clinic
Jul 26 | Susan Morse
Associations describe final rule as misconstrued, creating roadblocks and showing a lack of…