Understanding the New National Practitioner Data Bank Reporting Requirements

Aug 14, 2019 at 03:40 pm by steve

Since its establishment in 1986, the National Practitioner Data Bank ("NPDB") has served as a nationwide clearinghouse for information about matters relating to the profession.... Read More

340B Program has Uncertain Future

Aug 14, 2019 at 03:30 pm by steve

The government's 340B drug discount program, which was begun in 1992, has been under the scrutiny of the Administration and Congress for the past two years with ill effects fo.... Read More

Alabama Hospitals May See Wage Index Increase this Fall

Aug 14, 2019 at 03:22 pm by steve

"I hate to say it, but anything is better than nothing. We're getting slaughtered," says David McCormack, about the potential hospital wage index (area wage index - AWI) incre.... Read More

What Have You Done for Me Lately?

Aug 14, 2019 at 03:20 pm by steve

What have you done for me lately? Now that the tune is stuck in your head, specifically, have you recently conducted a thorough and up to date risk assessment in accordance wi.... Read More

Hot Topics in Healthcare Law

Aug 14, 2019 at 03:17 pm by steve

A Conversation with AHLA President-Elect Designate Cindy Reisz Will the Affordable Care Act stand or fall in the face of the latest court challenges? How does the move to a v.... Read More

September 2023

Sep 13, 2023 at 11:26 am by kbarrettalley

Your September 2023 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!