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Jun 13, 2018
Also in this roundup of hospital and health system leadership changes: New CEOs named for Dignity Health’s Glendale Memorial Hospital in California and St. James Hospital in Hornell, NY.
Jun 13, 2018
Also in this weekly roundup of nurse news: executive moves in the field.
Jun 12, 2018
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services today announced it will not update its overall hospital quality star ratings on Hospital Compare in July.
Jun 12, 2018
The AHA today voiced support for certain provisions in and proposed amendments to the Helping to End Addiction and Lessen (HEAL) Substance Use Disorders Act.
Jun 12, 2018
Rep. Doris Matsui (D-CA) today introduced an AHA-supported bill that would make changes to the 340B drug savings program, including overturning last year’s significant Medicare payment reduction for many hospitals in the program and adding program integrity requirements for drug manufacturers participating in the program.
Jun 12, 2018
The Senate Health, Education, Labor & Pensions Committee today held a hearing examining the administration’s blueprint to lower prescription drug prices.
Jun 12, 2018
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics has released the first ICD-10-CM codes for classifying human trafficking abuse.
Jun 12, 2018
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services yesterday released a “roadmap” outlining its efforts to combat the opioid epidemic.
Jun 12, 2018
The American Medical Association today adopted a policy declaring drug shortages an urgent public health crisis.
Jun 12, 2018
Zangerle is motivated to tell hospitals’ stories after becoming a part of the AHA board.