Updating Business Associate Agreements ─ A New Year's Resolution

Feb 14, 2018 at 09:44 am by steve

Around this time each year, I like to remind healthcare providers about certain matters they can address at the beginning of each year--a New Year's Resolution perhaps. You kn.... Read More

How does the new tax law affect you in 2018?

Feb 13, 2018 at 04:36 pm by steve

In late December 2017, the president signed the Tax Cut and Jobs Act--the first major change in the income tax code in over 30 years. The changes affect individual taxpayers w.... Read More

Cyberattack Response

Feb 13, 2018 at 04:10 pm by steve

The 2017 news was replete with stories announcing ransomware attacks on health IT systems across the country. In January, AllScripts, an EHR company, was the victim of the Sam.... Read More

2017 Healthcare Year in Review

Dec 15, 2017 at 01:27 pm by steve

If the 2017 healthcare environment could be summed up in one word, it would be "uncertainty." With the largely unexpected election of Donald Trump as President, the multiple,.... Read More

Frustrated by Congress, Trump signs order to weaken Obamacare

Oct 12, 2017 at 03:04 pm by steve

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an order to make it easier for Americans to buy bare-bones health insurance plans, using his presidential powe.... Read More

February 2023

Feb 21, 2023 at 12:20 pm by kbarrettalley

Your February 2023 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!