Harris Berman, MD, (Dean of Tufts University School of Medicine) and Steven Adelman, MD, will be presenting on the topic of “Transform the Healthcare System to Increase Joy in Medicine !” at ICPH 2016 in September.
The Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) in collaboration with Health Information Designs (HID) is conducting a series of trainings on RxSentry, the electronic prescription drug monitoring database used by the NH PDMP.
This training will provide you with information for accessing patient information, accessing your prescriber history, and linking delegate accounts among other helpful tips.
The following is the schedule of training sessions:
The NH DHHS issued a health alert on July 13, regarding possible contamination of liquid docusate.
CDC is investigating a multi-state outbreak of infections caused by Burkholderia cepacia complex (also known as "B. cepacia complex"), possibly linked to liquid docusate use. New Hampshire Division of Public Health Services (DPHS) is investigating a possible case in NH.
NH Division of Public Health Services (NH DPHS) recommends that healthcare providers and laboratories:
As part of the AMA’s ongoing work with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on issues affecting Medicare providers and beneficiaries, the AMA would like to remind physicians that balance billing is prohibited for Medicare beneficiaries enrolled in the Qualified Medicare Beneficiary (QMB) program.
Under a new Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) regulation, some physician office-based labs (POL) will be required to report private-payer payment rates and the associated volumes of tests performed within a POL.