Back to ‘normal’ – preparing to end the public health emergency | Distinguished LLP

In January 2020, Alex M. Azar, II, US Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), signed a nationwide declaration of a Public Health Emergency (PHE) that will largely shape the public and private health care response. Stakeholders in the spread of COVID-19 in the United States and the business and operational challenges that have come … Read more

Under 30 Innovators Avoid Covid Brain Fog and Face a Triple Pandemic

InnovationRx is your weekly digest of healthcare news. to get it in your inbox, Subscribe here. Forbes Under 30 Lester Dina Radenkovic Tim Tuder Forbes an TuesdayAnd the Forbes Launched its annual 30 Under 30 list, we track some of the best young innovators across North America in 20 different categories. in Health CareWe tracked … Read more

China announces new vaccination efforts, but the “zero COVID” policy is not likely to end soon

BEIJING (AP) — A campaign to vaccinate the elderly has raised hopes that China will roll back the tough anti-virus controls that prompted protesters to demand President Xi Jinping resign, but the country faces daunting hurdles and up to a year of grueling work before “zero.” COVID “could end. Stock markets rallied after the National … Read more

Healthcare organizations are looking for new uses for virtual health technology

The virtual health revolution has spread over the past few years, notably through generational shifting events such as the Covid-19 pandemic. Now, more than ever, health care leaders, organizations, and policy makers see the value of virtual health, both in terms of patient convenience and experience, and the cost savings that virtual health can provide … Read more

Limited family support policies create a powder keg for our nation’s future

Before the United States midterm elections, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi He said“The next election will be decided at the kitchen table, as American families decide who they trust to fight for them in this difficult moment.” In an unusual political upheaval, the Democratic Party Maintained majority in the Senate And beat the expected hard Red … Read more

Vermont regulators unanimously agree to extend the health reform contract to all payers

Vermont’s special contract governing Medicare payments will continue for at least another year and potentially two years, as a new agreement for all multistate payers is negotiated at the federal level. The Green Mountain Care Council on Monday unanimously approved an extension of the state’s 2016 agreement with the federal Center for Medicare and Medicaid … Read more

Adriana Corredor-Waldron: Where healthcare meets economics

Adriana Corredor-Waldron has always had a heart for people on the fringes of society. In her new role as Assistant Professor of Microeconomics at the Ball School of Management, she will continue to direct her economic lens toward health policies affecting the medically disadvantaged while helping students discover their own interests at the intersection of … Read more

After standard penalties, service providers can protect themselves from the DOJ with three priorities, experts say

The Justice Department is on track to turn over a record $5.6 billion plus total in fines and penalties under the False Claims Act this year, a clear indication that the agency is taking the child’s gloves off as the pandemic begins to wane, legal experts said. And they stressed that there are ways long-term … Read more

Oral health care needs our attention

Daily dental cleaning in Philippine schools, like this elementary school in Guihulngan City, Negros Oriental, was pioneered by the overseas-funded Fit for School project. Photo by Marit Stenus Capugon Today, November 28, 2022, the first session of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee tasked with drafting a legally binding instrument on plastic pollution begins. While plastic pollution … Read more

JP Morgan is betting big on the future of healthcare

JP Morgan is a core financial institution with investments and interests in all sectors around the world. In healthcare, the company made headlines just a few years ago for its innovative partnership with Amazon and Berkshire Hathaway in launching Haven, a joint venture to improve healthcare costs and the care experience for patients. Renowned surgeon … Read more