Risk Aversion: Status, Avoidance & Action in the Age of COVID-19

Jul 08, 2020 at 01:43 pm by Staff

Medical centers and nursing care around the world have shifted from acute and post-acute intervention to crisis responsiveness. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Service.... Read More

The Impact of Diabetes on Stroke

Jul 08, 2020 at 12:52 pm by Staff

Research Points to Worsened Brain Function, Increased Severity Diabetes is well established as a risk factor for stroke. For diabetics, the chance of having a stroke is 1.5 t.... Read More

AHA Releases Scientific Statement on CAD with Type 2 Diabetes

May 19, 2020 at 04:36 pm by Staff

Last month, the American Heart Association released a new scientific statement underscoring the impact of type 2 diabetes management on coronary artery disease. "Clinical Mana.... Read More

Updated Cholesterol Guidelines Take a Personalized Approach

Feb 13, 2019 at 10:28 am by Staff

The American Heart Association (AHA) and American College of Cardiology (ACC) recently released an update to the 2013 cholesterol guidelines, calling for more personalized ris.... Read More

Sharing Data, Saving Lives

Feb 13, 2019 at 10:22 am by Staff

Hospitals Release Agenda for Interoperability Last month, seven of the nation's leading hospital associations released a report calling for stakeholders to come together in a.... Read More

There's a New Bipartisan Budget & Most Healthcare Organizations are Happy

Feb 16, 2018 at 12:02 am by Staff

After a brief shutdown lasting just a few hours, Congress passed a major budget deal in the wee hours of the morning of Friday, Feb. 9, and sent the measure to the White House.... Read More

Healthcare Collaboration

Feb 13, 2018 at 04:50 pm by Staff

Stakeholders Sign On for Simplification Not every major action takes an act of legislation. Last month, a number of major health associations and payer organizations released.... Read More

The Battle over 340B

Feb 13, 2018 at 04:45 pm by Staff

AHA & Partners Continue the Quest to Stop Significant Payment Cuts Last fall, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released the outpatient prospective payment.... Read More

Judge Rules Against AHA on 340B Cuts

Jan 05, 2018 at 12:01 am by Staff

As 2017 wound down, a federal judge ruled the timing wasn't right for the American Hospital Association's lawsuit against the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. The.... Read More

Reimbursement Rounds

Aug 07, 2017 at 05:29 pm by Staff

New Player/Payer in Town Oscar Health, a technology-driven health insurance startup based in New York has entered a strategic partnership with industry giant Humana to offer c.... Read More