DEA Proposes New Telehealth Prescribing Rules

Apr 11, 2023 at 08:32 pm by kbarrettalley

By Shannon Britton Hartsfield and Nili Yolin   The COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE) is set to expire on May 11, 2023, and there seems to be a scramble to extend.... Read More

Birmingham-based Molecular Designs Opens Cutting-Edge Facility

Apr 11, 2023 at 08:31 pm by kbarrettalley

By Marti Webb Slay   When Molecular Designs and Streamline Scientific co-founders Ty Thomas, MD and Chad Austin, MD established their first lab, it was based on a desir.... Read More

End of an Era: COVID-19 Public Health Emergency is Ending

Mar 13, 2023 at 08:01 pm by kbarrettalley

By: Kelli Carpenter Fleming The Biden Administration recently announced its intent to end the national emergency and public health emergency declarations on May 11, 2023, ove.... Read More

Fake Nursing Licenses on the Rise

Mar 13, 2023 at 08:00 pm by kbarrettalley

The scope of this fraud scheme is astonishing By LYNNE JETER   If you employ nurses with nursing degrees from Siena College, Palm Beach School of Nursing, or Sacred He.... Read More

The Legislature Could Save Alabama Hospitals with Medicaid Expansion

Mar 13, 2023 at 07:55 pm by kbarrettalley

By Steve Spencer In 2014, the Affordable Care Act offered to fund states’ Medicaid expansion with the federal government paying 100 percent of the costs for the first t.... Read More

April 2023

Apr 11, 2023 at 08:41 pm by kbarrettalley

Your April 2023 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!