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2014-05-29 16:26:53

Move cements firm's position as one of Washington's premier players in health care law and policy WASHINGTON, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A top-tier team of health care policy attorneys and advisors is joining Akin Gump, complementing the firm's market-leading health care regulatory group and adding significant depth to one of the country's preeminent public law and policy practices. The addition will make the health law and policy practice one of the very largest in the...

2014-05-28 23:12:38

For the first time ever, Medicare made public its payments to doctors, according to Dr. Mai Brooks. Thousand Oaks, CA (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 In April 2014, Medicare made public its payments to doctors for the first time, according to Dr. Mai Brooks. The figures reported reflect total reimbursements for the year 2012. Most payments are in the 4 to 5 digit range. However, there are some cases where several hundreds of thousands to millions of dollars are listed. It should be kept in mind that...

2014-05-28 12:32:09

NORWALK, Conn., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Affordable Care Act has created "new" patients nationwide through the expansion of Medicaid and the creation of high-deductible plans sold through state and federal health insurance exchanges. While that means a potential influx of new patients for medical practices nationwide, it also presents some new challenges. As part of the 2014 PayerView analysis, presented by cloud-based billing services and software company athenahealth, the effect of...

2014-05-27 23:07:37

With over 10 years of experience in disability advocacy, the firm extends its offerings to guide clients through additional life changes, including the process of selecting Medicare coverage. Wakefield, MA (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 The Advocator Group, LLC is pleased to announce the launch of Aevo Insurance Services, LLC (“Aevo Services”)—a Medicare-focused insurance agency with a highly collaborative approach to matching clients with Medicare plans that best suit their needs. Aevo...

2014-05-27 23:00:19

Majority Of Seniors Think Affordable Care Act Not So Affordable Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 A large majority of seniors think that the costs of new health plans under the Affordable Care Act, better known, as “Obamacare,” are not so affordable according, to a new survey released today by The Seniors Citizens League (TSCL). “The findings clearly indicate that senior Americans don’t believe the new health law fulfills the promise of providing affordable care,” says TSCL...

2014-05-27 16:26:07

Company Provides Insight into 2015 Revenue Opportunities MARIETTA, Ga., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), an integrated developer, processor and marketer of patent-protected regenerative biomaterials and bioimplants processed from human amniotic membrane, announced today its revised guidance for the second quarter of 2014 and full year 2014, and provided insight onto various factors influencing the Company's revenue opportunities in 2015 and beyond. Parker H....

2014-05-27 08:28:56

CARSON CITY, Nev., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ValueOptions(®), a health improvement company specializing in mental and emotional wellbeing and recovery, has teamed up with McKesson to provide integrated physical and behavioral care management for thousands across Nevada through the formation of Nevada Medicaid's Health Care Guidance Program. This program has been approved by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in accordance with a section 1115 waiver of the Social...

2014-05-24 08:20:54

CHICAGO, May 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services in Washington, has awarded a 5-Star Rating to The Villa at Windsor Park Nursing and Living Center, a Villa Healthcare nursing facility located at 2649 E. 75th in Chicago. Fewer than 10% of all facilities nationwide achieve this honor, which reflects excellence in programming, facility and facility management, patient care, medical practices, staffing, amenities and patient satisfaction.Currently, The...

2014-05-22 23:02:41

Business Process Outsourcing Company Partnering with Deloitte Consulting LLP to Offer Free Webinar King of Prussia, PA (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 TMG Health, the leading national provider of Business Process Outsourcing solutions to the Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D and Managed Medicaid markets, announced today that it will host a live, complimentary webinar entitled, “Challenges in Managing Medicaid Health Plan Populations: New Strategies and Technology” on Wednesday, June 4, 2014,...

2014-05-22 12:25:11

Recognized for Lowering Medicare Beneficiaries' Hospital Readmissions LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twenty-eight Capital District region healthcare organizations have been named recipients of 2014 IPRO Quality Awards. The awards, given annually by IPRO, recognize organizations and professionals that demonstrate a commitment to improving the quality of care provided to New York's Medicare beneficiaries. IPRO is the Medicare Quality Improvement...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.