Tag Archives: Services

New bill would codify Medicare reimbursement for telehealth services

U.S. Reps. G.K. Butterfield, D-North Carolina, and Glenn Thompson, R-Pa., introduced new legislation this week that would provide for permanent Medicare payments for telehealth services at federally qualified health centers and rural health clinics.  The Helping Ensure Access to Local TeleHealth, or HEALTH Act, would require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to revise… Read More »

Department of Health and Human Services launches Foundry for American Biotechnology

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services launched the nation’s first Foundry for American Biotechnology today, with the aim of producing technological solutions that help the U.S. protect against and respond to health security threats, enhance daily medical care, and add to the nation’s bioeconomy. The novel coronavirus is a reminder of the need… Read More »

Community-led research finds poor quality of HIV services in 14 low-and middle-income countries

Poor quality HIV services for diagnosis, linkage to care and monitoring, as well as pervasive stigma, continue to exist, according to a survey focused on barriers to quality HIV treatment among 2777 people living with HIV in 14 low- and middle-income countries, presented by the International Treatment Preparedness Coalition at the 20th International Conference on… Read More »

Have it in writing: Group identifies health service’s shortfalls

MORE than 10 areas within the Bathurst Health Service have been identified as being unable to adequately service the needs of the community. It is expected that the Western NSW Local Health District (WNSWLHD) general manager will be shown the letter when he meets with Mr Toole on Thursday. The action group spokesman, councillor Warren… Read More »

European managed services event shows new customer relationship focus

[London, 24 May 2019] The third annual Managed Services and Hosting summit this week in Amsterdam revealed a sector revelling in its success, but being pulled in multiple directions. Several surveys discussed for the first time at the event point to continuing growth in what is a maturing industry, but issues remain on customer relationship… Read More »