I really do not understand how Congress “works.” While it busied itself with passing a law that fails to fix the clearly broken “sustainable growth rate” formula for Medicare physician payments, it added in a surprise for the entire healthcare industry: a provision that mandates a delay in the adoption of ICD-10 by CMS.
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Yesterday evening was the crowning of several months of team work in an interprofessional team. My interprofessional team was made up of students from Pharmacy , Public Health (ME), Speech Language Pathology, Dental hygienists, Social workers, Occupational therapy and Physical therapy. 486 more words
Healthcare is rapidly evolving, and more than ever, hospitals are under extreme pressure to continuously identify ways to improve performance and justify every expense. In this type of environment, technological innovation alone will not prove sufficient. 255 more words
A member of Leeds KONP attended the rally on Saturday, noting the awareness of the privatisation agenda amongst everyone at the meeting. Questions were raised about PfI and the decisions made – the community is coming together to challenge the decisions now also made without their involvement. 393 more words