It Has Been a Pleasure

Jan 30, 2024 at 12:15 pm by Staff

  For two years, Nashville Medical News (NMN) has appreciated the pleasure of serving the Greater Nashville metro area and Middle Tennessee with news-breaking healthcare.... Read More

Eli Lilly’s ‘Direct-to-Referral’ Floodgate

Jan 28, 2024 at 04:05 pm by Staff

  By Zeev E. Neuwirth, MD    While Eli Lilly, Zepbound, has raised valid concerns, we must balance those cautions with the reality that in-per.... Read More

How Fringe Anti-Science Views Infiltrated Mainstream Politics — And What It Means in 2024

Jan 28, 2024 at 03:00 pm by Staff

  By Amy Maxmen, KFF Health News   Rates of routine childhood vaccination hit a 10-year low in 2023. That, according to the Centers for Disease Control and P.... Read More

America’s Health System Isn’t Ready for the Surge of Seniors With Disabilities

Jan 21, 2024 at 05:23 pm by Staff

  By Judith Graham, KFF Health News   The number of older adults with disabilities — difficulty with walking, seeing, hearing, memory, cognition, or pe.... Read More

CMS Finalizes Rule to Expand Access to Health Information and Improve the Prior Authorization Process

Jan 21, 2024 at 03:25 pm by Staff

  As part of the Biden-Harris Administration’s ongoing commitment to increasing health data exchange and strengthening access to care, the Centers for Medicare &am.... Read More

Mammography AI Can Cost Patients Extra. Is It Worth It?

Jan 14, 2024 at 09:00 pm by Staff

  By Michelle Andrews, KFF Health News   As I checked in at a Manhattan radiology clinic for my annual mammogram in November, the front desk staffer reviewin.... Read More

Rising Malpractice Premiums Price Small Clinics Out of Gender-Affirming Care for Minors

Jan 09, 2024 at 09:29 am by Staff

  By Cecilia Nowell, KFF Health News   After Iowa lawmakers passed a ban on gender-affirming care for minors in March, managers of an LGBTQ+ health clinic lo.... Read More

Nashville Health Care Council Fellows Announces Class of 2024

Jan 08, 2024 at 09:13 pm by Staff

NASHVILLE — The Nashville Health Care Council has announced the 2024 Class of the Council Fellows program. The Council Fellows will welcome 32 leaders, selected from hea.... Read More

Nashville's Healthcare Revolution: Embracing AI and Data Analytics for Enhanced Patient Care

Jan 08, 2024 at 05:00 pm by Josh Lindstrom

  By Josh Lindstrom   In Nashville, the healthcare industry is undergoing a remarkable transformation. With the advent of data technology and artificial intellige.... Read More

Patients With Narcolepsy Face a Dual Nightmare of Medication Shortages and Stigma

Jan 08, 2024 at 12:17 pm by Staff

  By Lauren Peace, Tampa Bay Times, KFF Health News   Nina Shand couldn’t stay awake. She had taken afternoon naps since she was a teenager to a.... Read More