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End-of-life care planning advancements: What health execs should know
End-of-life care planning advancements: What health execs should knowMore awareness and new state laws regarding end-of-life treatment are affecting treatment approaches. Here’s what you need to know.
Medicaid Final Rule: Three top line issues to watchIn April CMS released final rules outlining significant updates to the Medicaid managed care program. Here are the top issues to watch.
Top 5 ways you break the law in your practice
Top 5 ways you break the law in your practiceOne of the first lessons doctors learn once they actually get into practice is that we are all in business. The business aspect of optometric practice is comprised of multiple layers and elements that are challenging at best.
Louisiana will allow ODs to perform certain surgeriesLouisiana Governor Bobby Jindal recently signed into law a bill that will allow optometrists to perform certain surgeries. Louisiana is the third state in the nation to pass such a law.
Louisiana to allow ODs to perform certain surgeriesThe Lousisiana Legislature passed a bill last week that makes the state the third in the nation to allow optometrists to perform certain surgeries. The bill has gone on to Governor Bobby Jindal for his signature.
AMA, medical societies fight mass physician cancellations to Medicare Advantage PlansMedical societies filed a restraining order against UnitedHealthcare, and the AMA is calling for major changes following mass cancellations of physicians in Medicare Advantage Plans in at least 11 states.