Telemedicine effective for PTSD treatment of rural veterans

As seen on FierceHealthcare: November 20, 2014 | By Dan Bowman Telemedicine-based collaborative care was shown to be an effective means for providing psychotherapy care to veterans in rural areas suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, ... [Continue Reading]

Ebola Watch: White House makes case for $6B in prep funds, resources

As seen on FierceHealthcare: Pentagon scales back troop deployment; death toll reaches 5k November 13, 2014 | By Zack Budryk White House officials urged a Senate Appropriations Committee to approve an additional $6 billion in funding ... [Continue Reading]

Hospitals Reconsider Charitable Care For Patients Unwilling to Conform

Are Patients Unable to Pay or Unwilling to Pay? The enactment of the Affordable Care Act has inherently altered the medical industry as a whole. When it comes to health insurance, you are now legally required to seek coverage. While you may think ... [Continue Reading]

Hospital Professional Liability Claims Severity Continues Relentless Rise

As seen on Beazley: Tort Reform Proponents on Defensive 27 October 2014 The severity of hospital professional liability claims rose for the eighth consecutive year in 2013, according to new research by Beazley, a leading insurer of hospital ... [Continue Reading]

Safeguard Your Patients From Healthcare Data Breaches

As data breaches are making their way as a common part of our society, it is no longer a matter of if a breach will occur in your healthcare organization, but when.  Healthcare data breaches are inevitable due to that fact that we entrust a majority ... [Continue Reading]

2014 Priorities For The Healthcare Industry

As seen on Frobes: The U.S. healthcare industry is undergoing unprecedented changes right now. The reforms of the Affordable Care Act, greater consumer choice, public and private exchanges, and new technology are all upending operating business ... [Continue Reading]

Top 10 Healthcare Trends to Watch

As seen on The Camden Group: Your 2014 agenda:  Exchanges, Medicaid expansion, and consolidation.  With mid-term elections, insurance exchanges (love them or hate them), provider consolidation, cost management, and an economy that is growing ... [Continue Reading]