The lawsuit alleges the insurer violated beneficiary privacy by mailing HIV medication information in an envelope that had a transparent window.
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Physicians feel down or seriously depressed at nearly twice the rate of the adult population. But there are some tweaks hospital executives might consider to ease the situation.
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Office of Civil Rights will return to era of upholding, rather than treating with hostility, claims of conscience in healthcare, says Director Roger Severino.
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There was little evidence that the program made a dent in readmissions, observation stays, outpatient use or ER visits.
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Vernon Manor and Manchester Manor deployed software on top of its EHR to analyze clinical data fields and recommend interventions.
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The transaction will deny shareholders their right to fully share equitably in the true value of the company, according to the court document.
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The online marketplace includes devices, pharmaceuticals, capital equipment and supplies to help hospitals recover some expenses and reduce overall costs.
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