Achieving Transparency in Healthcare

            The¬†Transparency in Coverage Final Rule, issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), requires health insurers to disclose pricing for covered services and items. Insurers must include the rates they have...
Why can’t we find a cure for cancer ?

Why can’t we find a cure for cancer ?

During the funeral service this week of a dear friend who died from cancer, I was reminded how many close people to me have been claimed with this disease. I have lost both of my parents, a 12 year old cousin, 1 grandmother and 1 grandfather and 2 of my dogs….in...
2016 Healthcare Predictions

2016 Healthcare Predictions

Interoperability will continue to be a top issue in 2016 While over $28 Billion has been spent so far on implementing health information technology, particularly Electronic Health Record Systems (EHR), these systems are not interoperable, meaning that information does...