FDA Approves the First Peanut Allergy Pill

May 15, 2020 at 10:20 am by steve

Peanut allergies are the second most common food allergy in children, occurring in about one in 50 kids. "There is no cure for peanut allergies other than avoidance, so famili.... Read More

2020 Chronic Care Management Additions

May 15, 2020 at 10:07 am by steve

Several years ago, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services released Chronic Care Management (CCM) to assist in improving the quality of chronic illness care which should.... Read More

HIPAA Relaxation during COVID-19

May 15, 2020 at 10:05 am by steve

Over the past several months, the Office for Civil Rights ("OCR"), the entity responsible for compliance with and enforcement of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountab.... Read More

Medical Practices Adapt to COVID-19 Shutdown

Apr 08, 2020 at 09:03 am by steve

With the spreading COVID-19 disease disrupting life, causing businesses to close temporarily, putting people out of work while most stay home, many Alabama medical practices a.... Read More

A Survival Guide for your Practice: Remote Workplace, Telemedicine, and Virtual Consults

Apr 08, 2020 at 08:56 am by steve

On March 19, the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) issued mandatory health orders to medical practices statewide to delay all elective medical and dental procedures u.... Read More

January 2024

Jan 10, 2024 at 06:20 pm by kbarrettalley

Your January 202 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!