In Brief: Legislative Roundup
Catching up with the 115th Congress
ST. LOUIS (August 22, 2018)—Intalere announced in June a new Hospice and Palliative Care Consulting Solution and Program to assist health care organizations in developing specific programs to...
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (April 23, 2018)—Netsmart today announced it has received the first ONC-Health IT 2015 Edition Certified solution specifically for palliative care. The palliative care solution...
Little People Fighting Big Battles
Homecare providers play important role in initiating palliative care
CMS Expects Few Hospitals to Participate in Readmissions Experiment Few providers are expected to volunteer for an experiment to help track unplanned readmissions and their causes, even though...
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. (June 29, 2017)—Nashville Medical News has selected Corina K. Tracy, chief operating officer of Compassus, for its Class of 2017 Women to Watch, recognizing 10 of the top female...
In Brief — HR 1676 and S 693
Palliative Care and Hospice Training Act
Lawrenceville, Ga. (May 8, 2017)—Brightree, a leading provider of cloud-based software to improve clinical and business performance of post-acute care companies, announced it will lead a panel...
Special Enrollment Periods to be Restricted Bowing to pressure from insurers, federal officials on Tuesday tightened the conditions under which people can sign up for plans on the HealthCare.gov...
New Diabetes Cases Falling in the United States After decades of relentless rise, the number of new cases of diabetes in the United States has finally started to decline. (Sabrina Tavernise/New York...