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Friday, 22 September 2017 00:00

McCain says he won't vote for Graham-Cassidy bill

Fierce Health Payer

Irma Approaching U.S. After Pounding Caribbean

CNN

Scanning the Future, Radiologists See Their Jobs at Risk


Health News Florida

NY Hospital System Shuts Obamacare Unit After Losses


Bloomberg

Florida Blue CEO Expects Insurance Subsidies to Continue


Health News Florida

Medicaid alternative payment models: How they're faring and how payers can capitalize

Fierce Practice Management

The Evolving Cyber Threat & How Healthcare Can Mitigate It


BDO

The Effects of Terminating Payments for Cost-Sharing Reductions

Congressional Budget Office

Not all clinicians are in favor of patient empowerment

Fierce Healthcare

OIG Plans to Focus on Medicare Part B Payments for Telemedicine

Vitale Health Law

Martin Shkreli Found Guilty of Fraud

AP via MSN


FDA Publishes Digital Health Innovation Action Plan

MWE.com

Skinny Repeals Fails to Pass; McCain Casts Deciding 'No' Vote


NY Post

Senator John McCain's Brain Cancer: What Are Glioblastomas


LiveScience

How the Republican Healthcare Bill Fell Apart


CNN

FDA panel endorses potential first US gene therapy to treat leukemia


Fox News

Challenges to Telehealth Implementation Persist

Fierce Healthcare

Who is Charlie Gard, what is the mitochondrial disease he suffers from and why was there a legal battle?


The Telegraph

Republican health care bills defy the party's own ideology

The Conversation

Doctor and Gunman Dead in Bronx Hospital Shooting

New York Times

VA Whistleblower Doc Faces Ax Unless Trump Signs Pending Bill


Fox News

GOP Healthcare Bill Released


CBS News

Big Pharma Is Coasting on Capitol Hill


STAT

Scalise at "imminent risk of death" when first brought into hospital Wed., Congressman's doctor states


Reuters

OCR Provides Update on HIPAA Enforcement Efforts

Vitale Health Law

4 Ways to Prevent a Ransomware Attack

Fierce Healthcare

Dead woman had surgery with Miami 'butt lift' doctor accused of malpractice


Miami Herald

Ohio AG Sues 5 Drug Companies Over Opioid Crisis


Reuters

Senate must focus on value in healthcare, not just access


Fierce Healthcare

23 Million Fewer People Would Have Coverage Under Obamacare Repeal Bill, CBO Confirms


Huffington Post

Will TrumpCare Lead the Way to a Single-Payer Plan?


Danielle Ofri, MD | Slate

Is your telemedicine company HIPAA compliant?

Vitale Health Law

The 3 Most Effective Words in Healthcare Ads

Becker's Hospital Review

Football’s toll: At least eight members of 1972 Dolphins affected by cognitive impairment

Miami Herald

Dozens of NHS Hospitals Hacked


Express (UK)

Humana CMO explains why the insurer sees itself as a data analytics company 'more than anything else'


Fierce Healthcare

House Passes AHCA


Health Affairs Blog

Florida Eye Doctor Melgen Guilty on All Counts of Medicare Fraud

NBC Miami

House Freedom Caucus Will Support ACA Overhaul

US News & World Report

Trends Affecting ASCs

Becker's ASC Review

Broward based Mednax to deliver Q1 report


SunSentinel.com

5 Ways to Improve End-of-Life Care

Fierce Healthcare

Trump Signs Anti-Planned Parenthood Law


CNN

Value Based Care Programs Reduce Hospital Readmissions, Study Finds


JAMA Internal Medicine

FDA allows m
arketing of first direct-to-consumer tests that provide genetic risk information for certain conditions

FDA.gov

World Health Organization Launches Global Effort to Halve Medication-Related Errors in 5 Years

WHO Media Centre

Taking Stock of Medicine on National Doctors Day

STAT

ASC Consolidation to Continue to Surge


Becker's ASC Review

House Cancels AHCA Vote

Slate

Miami Children’s Health System offers breeding ground for innovative digital health startups


Fierce Healthcare

In appeal, feds argue merger with Anthem would hurt Cigna’s ‘value-based’ care

The Connecticut Mirror

Patient Fatally Shoots Herself Inside FL Hospital

Becker's Hospital Review

GOP repeal, replace bill is dead on arrival


Commentary by Kent Bottles, MD | Fierce Healthcare

Republicans Unveil 'Repeal and Replace' Bill

CNN

Gaps in Health Coverage Can Be Deadly  

Danielle Ofri, MD | Slate

Colorectal cancer rates rocketing in millennials

Becker's GI & Endoscopy

12 most dangerous superbugs

Fierce Healthcare

A Difficult Patient

In My Humble Opinion

Where are all the new diabetes drugs?

STAT

Case of 79-year-old doctor illustrates need for caution when accepting payments

Vitale Health Law

Owlstone Starts World's Largest Breath Based Bowel Cancer Trial

Business Weekly

Here's why membership medicine is gaining physician attention

Medical Economics

'I was really needed': How an Iraqi cardiologist won trust deep in Trump country

Max Blau | STAT

The GOPs Incredible Shrinking Obamacare Repeal

CNN

Trying to Solve the Alzheimer's Puzzle

KHN

Health Care Coalition Calls for Prior Authorization Reform

AMA

Dying from Cancer: Where You Live Matters

STAT

San Francisco Doctor's Office Powered by Sensors and AI

CNN

Why Labs Have a Lot to Lose Under CMS' Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule

Vitale Health Law

House Takes Major Step in the Repealing of Obamacare

The Daily Signal

FDA Confirms St. Jude's Cardiac Devices Can Be Hacked

FDA.gov

Republicans' 4 Step Plan to Repeal ACA

New York Times

Cleveland Clinic’s Toby Cosgrove drops out of running for VA secretary

Fierce Healthcare

Obamacare Premium Hikes Called "One-Time Fix"

CNN

Doing What's Best for Patients May Be Worse for Populations

KevinMD

CMS Announces Payment Plans for Hips, Hearts; Plus New ACO Track

CMS.gov

Older Patients Treated by Female Docs Less Likely to Die

Fierce Healthcare

8 Latest Hospital, Health System CEO Moves

Becker's Hospital Review

Central FL Doc Helps Deliver Baby Mid-Flight

Health News Florida

Study: IBM Watson agrees with cancer docs on treatment options 90% of the time

Fierce Biotech

Hundreds of VA dental patients possibly exposed to HIV, hepatitis

CNN

Broward Health Fires CEO

Sun-Sentinel.com

Trump's healthcare 'dream team': Rep. Tom Price to head HHS, Seema Verma to lead CMS

Fierce Healthcare

Investigators Seek Records After Man Dies At Moffitt Cancer Center

AP via Health News Florida

Study: Dramatic Decline in Dementia

STAT

Doctors and Sex Abuse

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Hospital ED or Retail Urgent Clinic: Choice Isn't What You Might Think

Fierce Healthcare

Shared Decision Making and Statins

KevinMD

Patient Zero: The misunderstood stories of how disease spreads

CNN

What Physician Practices Need from Regulators

NEJM Catalyst

Physicians Less Likely to Vote than Average Citizen

Time.com

CDC Director: Zika Virus Not Controllable with Current Technologies

Miami New Times

Medical Ethics Corner: EpiPen 2.0

Florida Healthcare Law Firm Blog

MACRA: What Docs Really Think

Fierce Healthcare

The Insurance Companies Say I'm a Terrible Doctor and I'm Proud of It

KevinMD

Is Big Soda Echoing Tobacco's Tactics?

American Journal of Preventive Medicine

Patients and Prescription Drugs: Physician Challenges

Fierce Healthcare

Medicare Mysteries

The Incidental Ecnomist

After Failing Physical Due to Persistent Blood Clots, Bosh Blindsided by Heat

UPI

Quality and Payment Reform: Who Is Asking for What and Why?

MWE.com

Malpractice cases: 4 risks if you testify for a colleague

Fierce Practice Management

Discussing Cost with Patients Before Treatment Is a Win-Win

TheDoctors.com

Doc Employment Doesn't Improve Hospital Outcomes and May Hurt Morale

Fierce Healthcare

Men with early prostate cancer can safely opt out of treatment, finds landmark study

STAT

The Makeup of the Millennial Patient

Becker's Hospital Review

What Can I Do to Prepare for MACRA Now?

HealthFusion

Uber, Lyft Improve Patient Healthcare Access

Fierce Healthcare

Can we break the cycle of chronic pain in patients following orthopedic injury?

KevinMD

Shorter Hospitals Stays Expensive; May Not Improve Outcomes

Fierce Healthcare

How to Maximize Efficiency in the ED

H&HN

Surgeon General Addresses Opioid Crisis

TurnTheTideRx.org

Insurers Fleeing Texas' Obamacare Exchange Market

D Healthcare Daily

Revisiting the Provider-Sponsored Health Plan

The National Law Review

Aetna to pull out of most Obamacare exchanges

CNN

U.S. judge in Anthem merger trial sets trial for November 21, plans ruling by late January 2017

Reuters

Judge sets Aetna-Humana antitrust trial date for December 5

Reuters

Zika is 'game changer' for Ob-Gyn Docs in FL

PBS

Advocate Health Care agrees to $5.5 million HIPAA violation settlement
 
Healthcare Finance

2016–17 Best Hospitals

U.S. News & World Report

Human Nasal Bacteria Might Be Super Bug Killer

CNN

Miami psychiatrist gets prison time for role in $63M health care fraud

SFBJ

$1 Billion Health Care Fraud Took Advantage Of Medicare In Florida, Agents Say

Health News Florida

Shooting at Florida Hospital

CNN

Critics fear CDC's prediabetes awareness campaign will lead to over diagnosis

Fierce Healthcare

Huge Study of Type 2 Diabetes Risk Shows Many Common Genes at Play

Reuters

Nicklaus Children's Hospital Evacuated After Threats Received

Local10.com

Is Butter Back?

PLOS.org

Why Do So Many Pop Stars Die Young?

CNN

'Micro Hospitals' Offer Alternative to Urgent Care Model

Fierce Healthcare

The Superhuman Efforts of the Trauma Surgeons at Orlando Health

KevinMD

Doc specialty can create potential for bias, result in poor decision-making

MedicalXpress

Ransomware forcing providers to raise security posture and expenditures

Health Data Management

Orlando Health's response to America's deadliest shooting at nightclub: 5 things to know

Becker's Hospital Review

Why 'Hillarycare' failed & how the presidential candidate has changed her reform outlook

Reuters via the New York Times

Medicare Shared Savings Program final rule boosts ACO care coordination incentives

Fierce Healthcare

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 September 2017 11:47
 




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