NAACOS, others ask CMS not to finalize proposed quality changes

September 23rd 2020

The groups cite the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic in their call to nix a proposed effecting how ACOs report and are measured on quality.

NAACOS Fall 2020: Former CMS administrator issues challenge for greater equity in health care

September 23rd 2020

Could a Biden Administration benefit America’s health care system?

The benefits of automated EHR data extraction

September 23rd 2020

How extracting continuity of care data can close care gaps and improve physician connectivity

Overcoming patient concerns about in-person visits

September 23rd 2020

David Zetter, founder of Zetter HealthCare LLC, says practices can ease patients’ safety concerns by informing them of all the safety measures the practice has put in place.

Coronavirus case numbers in the United States: SEPTEMBER 23 update

September 23rd 2020

Data from the COVID tracking project on coronavirus cases, test results and more

Battling COVID-19 with ‘digital vaccines’

September 23, 2020

An explainer on digital therapeutics and their relevance to ending the pandemic.

Will telemedicine create perfect competition?

September 22, 2020

Will telemedicine upend the economics of health care?

KN95 masks may not meet quality standards, report says

September 22, 2020

The ECRI Institute found that between 60 and 70 percent of imported KN95 masks provide less filtration performance than promised.

NAACOS Fall 2020: CMS official talks value-based care progress

September 22, 2020

In the opening plenary of the NAACOS Fall 2020 conference, CMMI Director Brad Smith talks about the Trump administration’s actions to support healthcare’s transformation to value.

How to save independent medical practices

September 22, 2020

While independent medical practices face significant challenges, they are an important part of the health care market and need to be protected.