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CDC Highlights Antibiotic Awareness and Smoking Cessation
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has highlighted its activities and resources&nb.
IRS Announces National Tax Security Awareness Week
The United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced that November 27 to December 1, 2017,.
NYSDOH Issues Decision Upholding Medicaid Audit Against Dentist
The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) has issued a decision on appeal of a Medicaid .

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Oct
07
2015
AHRQ Updates Patient Safety Information and Resources

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued its weekly update on patient safety... Read More

Oct
07
2015
NYSDOS Requires All Commercial Buildings to Have Carbon Monoxide Detectors

The New York State Department of State (NYSDOS) administers the State Fire Code and the State Buildi... Read More

Oct
06
2015
AHRQ Issues Two New Common Formats for Reporting Adverse Patient Safety Events

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has developed a Common Formats program to stan... Read More

Oct
06
2015
OCR Launches Online HIPAA Portal for HIT Developers

The United States Office for Civil Rights (OCR), which enforces HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability ... Read More

Oct
06
2015
AHRQ Issues Regulatory Activities Update

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued its weekly update on its major regu... Read More

Oct
06
2015
FDA Launches New Smoking Cessation Campaign

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has launched a new smoking cessation campaign a... Read More

Oct
05
2015
NYSAG Announces Investigation of Health Insurers with USDOL

New York State Attorney General (NYSAG) Eric Schneiderman has announced that he intends to investiga... Read More

Oct
05
2015
AHRQ Reports on Progress Towards Its Goals

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued a review of its progress on its mis... Read More

Oct
04
2015
HHS Warns of Grant Scams

The United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has issued a warning about scams&nbs... Read More

Oct
02
2015
NYSDOH Issues Hurricane Preparedness Materials

In anticipation of Hurricane Joaquin becoming a major disaster, the New York State Department of Hea... Read More

Oct
02
2015
CDC Launches Healthy Pets/Healthy People Web Site

For those who have pets or love animals, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has la... Read More

Oct
02
2015
AHRQ Announces Testing of New ICD-10 Compliant QI Software Packages for Hospitals

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has announced its plans for testing and r... Read More

Oct
02
2015
USDOL Issues Updated Employment and Disability Resources

The United States Department of Labor (USDOL) Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) has a ne... Read More

Oct
02
2015
NYS Comptroller Issues Report on Costs of Diabetes in Medicaid

The New York State Comptroller has issued a report finding that diabetes costs in Medicaid amount to... Read More

Oct
01
2015
NYSDOH Holding Medicaid Upstate DSRIP PPS Meeting

On Monday and Tuesday, November 9 and 10, the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) is holdin... Read More

Oct
01
2015
AHRQ Issues Resources on Primary Care Transformation Projects

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has made available a series of studies it spon... Read More

Oct
01
2015
GAO Issues Report on Value-Based Purchasing by Hospitals

The United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued a report on value-based purchasi... Read More

Oct
01
2015
CMS Issues Updated Open Payments Reporting Information

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) administers the Open Payments provisions of the... Read More

Oct
01
2015
CAHPS Issues Free Webcast Materials on New Clinician and Group Practice Survey

The Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) has issued a free copy of its We... Read More

Oct
01
2015
CDC Issues Health Communication Science Digest

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued its latest monthly Health Communicat... Read More