As Congress races to finalize the 21st Century Cures Act, Sen. Bernie Sanders said in a statement Tuesday that the legislation is a “bad bill” that should not be passed and criticized the pharmaceutical industry for seeking “handouts.”
3 ways evolved providers can satisfy patients, stay compliant and collect revenue | Healthcare Business & Technology
In this guest post, Shawn Yates, director of healthcare product development at a software company, offers three ways hospitals and healthcare providers can keep patients happy, stay compliant and collect revenue without sacrificing care.
Tracey and Inga Davis had tried hard to do the right thing. When Tracey broke his ankle in August, he and his wife checked to make sure that the hospital emergency room he was taken to was within their health insurance network and that services would be covered.
Why Gunshot Victims Have Reason to Like the Affordable Care Act | New York Times
By funding the expansion of state Medicaid programs beyond the traditional populations of poor mothers and children, the law has brought coverage to tens of thousands of previously uninsured shooting victims, often young African-American men, who, once stabilized in emergency rooms, missed out on crucial follow-up care and have endured unremitting effects of nerve injuries, fractured bones, intestinal damage and post-traumatic stress disorder.