The National Association of Psychiatric Health Systems renamed itself the National Association for Behavioral Healthcare in a move the group says represents its evolving priorities in light of the ongoing opioid epidemic and push to integrate behavioral health into primary care settings.
New accounting guidance changes the way hospitals report bad debt, which complicates community benefit reporting for not-for-profit health systems.
Psychologist Andrew Morral is a senior behavioral scientist at the RAND Corp. He leads RAND's initiative to understand the effects of U.S. public policies on guns, which are involved in 33,000 deaths—nearly two-thirds of them suicides—and 79,000 injuries each year.
When offered a raise, hundreds of physicians in Quebec just said no. Or at least they've signed a petition protesting the recently negotiated pay hikes.
A mathematical model from Rutgers and Stanford researchers explains how selfies provide distorted facial images and contribute to skewed self-images.
The CMS wants to hear from physicians about potential revisions to evaluation and management visit codes.
Providers are borrowing ideas from other industries to try to make life easier for consumers, which will be a boon for technology, construction and architecture firms.
Amazon, Berkshire-Hathaway and JP Morgan Chase are searching for a CEO to lead their joint venture. Unfortunately, the shortlist is shortsighted. Female executives need to be given the same platform as men to earn a shot at the top job.
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