Author "Lee Fifield"

By Lee Fifield
Jun 12th, 2020
While your medical practice continues to focus on treating patients during the pandemic, cyber criminals are trying to take advantage of this hectic time to access your computers...
By Lee Fifield
In CMS
May 19th, 2020
As the global pandemic enters its fifth month, we are all feeling the strain. Staying home to slow the spread of the coronavirus may be keeping more people physically healthy, but isolation exacts a toll on mental healt...
By Lee Fifield
In CMS
Apr 30th, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced that it is reevaluating the amounts that will be paid under its Accelerated Payment Program and suspending its Advance Payment Program to Part B suppliers effective immediately...
By Lee Fifield
Apr 8th, 2020
It may have been the third and final day of HEALTHCON 2020, but the energy level was high. Attendees started the day off right by using HCON Chat and Facebook to post lots of inspiring pictures of the morning view through their back window (the vantag...
By Lee Fifield
Apr 3rd, 2020
HHS extends financial assistance to hospitals and physicians during pandemic. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the financial stability of the healthcare system is in jeopardy. Some hospitals have been forced to furlough staff to make ends meet, w...