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Feb 1, 2018
Hospitals are experiencing shortages of sterile water used to reconstitute certain medications for injection.
Feb 1, 2018
The Drug Enforcement Administration will focus over the next 45 days on pharmacies and prescribers who are dispensing “unusual or disproportionate amounts” of prescription opioid drugs.
Feb 1, 2018
Beginning in October, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will return both the Health Insurance Claim Number and Medicare beneficiary identifier on the remittance advice when a provider submits a claim.
Feb 1, 2018
The AHA, along with Baxter International Foundation and the Health Research & Educational Trust, is accepting applications through April 6 for the 2018 Foster G. McGaw Prize.
Feb 1, 2018 by Jay Bhatt
Vulnerable patient populations, including the poor, uninsured and those with multiple chronic conditions, have complex health needs exacerbated by social determinants such as food insecurity, unstable housing and lack of transportation.
Feb 1, 2018
This year’s flu season is more intense than any since the 2009 swine flu pandemic and it is still getting worse.
Feb 1, 2018
Sister Mary Roch Rocklage spent her entire career working in the health care ministry, and in the mid-1980s, she became the first president/CEO of the newly-formed Sisters of Mercy Health System.
Feb 1, 2018 by Ian Morrison
Consumers want information to make comparisons on cost and quality of plans, providers and treatment options.
Feb 1, 2018
Traditionally the month for lovers and all things heart related, February also reminds us to take care of our heart. It is American Heart Month.
Jan 31, 2018
The report recommends VA develop a strategic plan to enhance and facilitate timely access to patient-centered care, hire and retain diverse skilled staff, and more.