Beware the Pitfalls of Collaborative Tools

Jul 23, 2020 at 09:15 am by steve

At the beginning of 2020, the video-conferencing platform Zoom was seeing 200 million daily meeting participants on average. That was before Covid-19 struck. Now, with remote.... Read More

Federal Circuit Courts Continue to Address a Healthcare Provider's Scienter in False Claims Lawsuits

Jul 22, 2020 at 09:46 am by steve

On June 12, 2020, the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois granted a pharmacy's motion for summary judgment in a False Claims Act (FCA) qui tam la.... Read More

Byrd Joins Cullman Regional Medical Group

Jul 22, 2020 at 09:34 am by steve

Psychiatrist Tyler Byrd, DO has joined the staff at Cullman Regional Medical Group. Byrd, who will see patients at Cullman Regional Turning Point Health Center, received his u.... Read More

UAB Researchers Identify Drug Candidate for COVID-19 Therapy

Jul 22, 2020 at 09:31 am by steve

Researchers at the Hugh Kaul Precision Medicine Institute at UAB have zeroed in on Degarelix, an FDA-approved drug for prostate cancer, as a potential therapeutic for SARS-CoV.... Read More

How to Keep Employees & Patients Safe During Elective Procedures

Jun 12, 2020 at 12:41 pm by steve

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has offered guidance for facilities providing elective procedures or "non-emergent, non-COVID-19 healthcare." The CMS Guid.... Read More

February 2024

Feb 23, 2024 at 08:13 am by kbarrettalley

Your February 2024 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!