StrategyCMS Report: 98% of Eligible Clinicians Avoided MIPS Penalty in 2018
The number of clinicians achieving qualifying APM participant status also nearly doubled from 2017 to 2018.
StrategyEx-West Virginia Health Chief Says Cuts Hurt Virus Response
In her first comments about what happened, Dr. Cathy Slemp declined in a series of interviews to directly discuss the...
FinanceCourt Denies Sutter Health's Motion for 3-Month Delay on Final Approval of $575M Antitrust Settlement
The preliminary hearing is set for August 12-13, according to SCSFC Judge Anne-Christine Massullo.
Clinical CareOCR Resolves Complaint with Tennessee Following Revision to Crisis Standards of Care
In light of the updated protocol presented by Tennessee, OCR announced that it closed the complaint against the state without...
NursingWorkers Filed More Than 4,100 Complaints About Protective Gear. Some Still Died.
Since March, more than 4,100 COVID-related complaints regarding health care facilities have poured into the nation's network of federal and...
Covid-19State Coronavirus Data Doesn't Support Trump's Misleading Testing Claims
The Trump administration has doubled down on its claims that coronavirus case counts are up because the U.S. has increased...
Covid-19The Indian Health Service Wants to Return 1 Million KN95 Masks It Bought From a Former White House Official
The former official, Zach Fuentes, is refusing to take back the masks even though IHS said they did not meet...
Clinical CareA Hospital Was Accused of Racially Profiling Native American Women. Staff Said Administrators Impeded an Investigation.
Federal regulators are investigating a New Mexico hospital accused of racial profiling. This comes as hospital staff said administrators appeared...
Covid-19Trump's Take On COVID Testing Misses Public Health Realities
Essentially, the president is arguing that the United States is finding more cases of COVID-19 because we are testing more...
Clinical CareDealing With Disruptive Physicians During Meetings
It may be necessary to limit the time any one physician speaks to one or two minutes at a time.
Clinical CareA Hospital's Secret Coronavirus Policy Separated Native American Mothers From Their Newborns
Pregnant Native American women were singled out for COVID-19 testing based on their race and ZIP code, clinicians say. While...
InnovationLeading Investor 'Calls Up' Nashville Healthcare Industry to End Racism
Marcus Whitney hopes his thought leadership will start an overdue dialogue about the equity of opportunity in the healthcare sector.