Regulatory/Compliance

Effective July 11 Alabama Has New Telehealth Rules: What Physicians Need To Know

May 13, 2022 at 01:00 pm by steve

Telehealth is not new, but during the pandemic, it has received renewed attention and support because of its ability to expand access to health care. On April 12, 2022, Gove.... Read More

ANA Reveals Top Federal Legislative Priorities

Apr 13, 2022 at 10:40 am by steve

The American Nurses Association (ANA) recently unveiled its leading federal legislative priorities for Congress covering safe staffing, nursing workforce development, home hea.... Read More

Osha Prepares Final Rule Related To Healthcare Providers - Stakeholders Must Submit Comments By April 22nd

Apr 13, 2022 at 10:40 am by steve

by Lindsey Phillips On June 21, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued an emergency temporary standard (ETS) that was designed to protect heal.... Read More

Making Sure You're Not Surprised By The No Surprise Act

Mar 11, 2022 at 08:25 am by steve

By Lindsey Phillips The No Surprise Act (the "Act"), which became effective January 1, 2022, creates federal protections against surprise medical bills. Surprise medical bil.... Read More

Billing Under Another Provider's Name Can Land Physicians in Hot Water

Mar 11, 2022 at 08:20 am by steve

When it comes to Medicare, billing under the wrong physician's ID can cost doctors and hospitals - literally. Consider these three recent incidents that, taken together, resul.... Read More

November 2022

Nov 18, 2022 at 03:06 pm by steve

You're November 2022 Iss of Birmingham Medical News is Here!