Food insecurity is on the rise.
Amid the perils of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic are now growing concerns about food shortages around the country. Since COVID began, the U.S. Census has been tracking the impact of the associated economic crisis on the public. The numbers are important for ...
Medicare audits expected soon.
Federal healthcare audits have resumed, and they are not limited to durable medical equipment (DME) or any one specific group of providers, any one type of contractor, or any one specific locality in the country. Since the announcement of the ramping up by the Centers ...
New study reinforces SDoH impact
Focus on the social determinants of health (SDoH) continues to intensify nationwide, and that means potentially higher costs of care for healthcare organizations. The recent study by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the Harvard University T.H. Chan ...
Hospital medical records are under scrutiny by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
Via two unrelated changes, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is targeting the hospital medical record for added scrutiny.
It is clear that caring for patients during the COVID-19 ...
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Congress appears to be closer on a COVID-19 relief package.
U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away on Friday. Ginsburg was the second woman appointed to the Supreme Court, serving there for 27 years. We mourn her loss, and as a country, we are grateful for her ...