Remembering those who serve, those who made it home and those that didn’t. Happy Memoria Day!
Remember when your doctor spent more time focusing on you than typing on the computer during your visit? Government “meaningful use” and other “administrative simplification” reforms are replacing health care with accounting and technology. Tell […]
June 26, 2017 is the deadline to submit comments to the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on changes to Medicare’s Skilled Nursing Facility (nursing home) reimbursement, […]
The US House of Representatives is scheduled to vote again tonight on the revised Majority-leadership lead first step healthcare reform legislation seeking to provide Americans and American business with some initial relief from the soaring […]
A new Kaiser Foundation poll shows six in ten Americans say lowering the cost of prescription drugs is a “top priority.” Support for prescription drug pricing reform spans majorities of Democrats, Republicans, and independents. […]
April 25 is National DNA Day! Celebrate by joining in as NASA Astronaut Dr. Kate Rubins teams up with NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins, NHGRI Director Dr. Eric Green and the National Human Genome Research […]
Health care providers, patients, payers and others concerned about the promotion of health care quality should monitor and consider providing input and feedback to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) efforts to improve […]
The Centers for Disease Control just released its updated Community Mitigation Guidelines to Prevent Pandemic Influenza — United States, 2017. The guidelines update and expand the 2007 strategy for nonpharmaceutical interventions, which are strategies for disease, […]