Disaster Preparedness: Are We Ready?

Sep 11, 2017 at 02:16 pm by Staff

Hope for the best, prepare for the worst. The old adage is still sound operational advice when dealing with the ever-evolving realm of public health disasters and threats. Wit.... Read More

President Signs FDA User Fee Legislation

Aug 25, 2017 at 12:02 am by Staff

On Aug. 18, President Donald Trump signed bipartisan legislation authored by Senate health committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Ranking Member Patty Murray (D-Wash.... Read More

Tennessee Members of 115th Congress Introduce Bill to Name the New Nashville Federal Courthouse in Honor of U.S. Sen. Fred Thompson

Aug 18, 2017 at 12:02 am by Staff

U.S. Senators Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) along with U.S. Representatives Diane Black (R-Tenn.), Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.), Scot.... Read More

Alexander Leads Bipartisan Support for Accelerated FDA Reviews

Aug 18, 2017 at 12:02 am by Staff

On Aug. 2, the U.S. Senate passed bipartisan legislation led by health committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Ranking Member Patty Murray (D-Wash.) intended to speed.... Read More

Chairman Alexander on Announcing Bipartisan Health Care Hearings: Unless Congress Acts, Millions May Not Have Insurance to Buy in 2018

Aug 01, 2017 at 05:33 pm by Staff

Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today made the following remarks: "This committee, which is the Senate's health committee, will hold hearings beginning the week of September 4t.... Read More

UPDATED 7/28: Reaction to Senate Health Reform Measures

Jul 28, 2017 at 11:43 am by Staff

July 28, 2017 ... Reaction to the failure to pass 'skinny repeal.' AHA President & CEO Rick Pollack Statement on Skinny Repeal Vote "From the outset of this process, we.... Read More

Updated 7/28: Skinny Repeal Fails

Jul 13, 2017 at 11:14 am by Staff

UPDATE 7/28: After failing to pass 'repeal and replace' and 'repeal and delay,' the Senate held a pre-dawn vote on what had been termed 'skinny repeal' to do away with several.... Read More

Reforming Healthcare Reform

Jul 07, 2017 at 02:28 pm by Staff

As the July issue of Nashville Medical News was going to press, the U.S. Senate had just decided to defer a vote on their Obamacare 'repeal and replace' strategy amid dissensi.... Read More

Track & Follow Up on Your Tests

Jul 06, 2017 at 05:25 pm by Staff

Missed or delayed diagnosis is one of the most often litigated allegations in medical malpractice.[1] These claims often result from tracking and follow-up procedure failures..... Read More

July 2017 NMGMA: Ten Minute Takeaway

Jul 06, 2017 at 02:08 pm by Staff

The second Tuesday of each month, practice managers and healthcare industry service providers gather at KraftCPA headquarters for the monthly Nashville Medical Group Managemen.... Read More