Eazuscripts, which makes eprescribing telemedicine software, raised $2 million in a series A funding round led by Bluff Ppoint Associates. The managing director of the private equity firm will join the Chicago-based company's board of directors.
The GAO has appointed its members to the Health Information Technology Advisory Committee, established by the 21st Century Cures act to give the ONC recommendations on standards, policies, and other IT topics.
In April, CMS proposed that accreditors make public errors found during hospital and medical facilities inspections. But now CMS is backing down from the proposal, saying that it would go against federal law.
Older adults who drink moderately may have longer-lasting cognitive health, according to a new study. Moderate drinking means one drink a day for a woman under 65 and two drinks a day for a man under 65.