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Hospitals are Posting Price Lists

By legacyconsult | July 31, 2019
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In January of this year, a rule went into effect requiring hospitals to publish their price lists, or charge masters […]

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Drug Price Legislation Faces Challenges

By legacyconsult | July 17, 2019
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In May we released an article about a proposed rule coming down from CMS regarding drug prices in advertising. In […]

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Executive Order Reduces HHS Time for Transparency

By legacyconsult | June 26, 2019
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An executive order issued this week calls for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to write the […]

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Drugmakers Sue Over Drug Prices in Ads

By legacyconsult | June 19, 2019
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Pharmaceutical companies like Amgen Inc, Merk & Co, Eli Lilly and Co, as well as the Association of National Advertisers,  […]

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Maternity Care

Only 20% of Hospitals meet Maternity Care Performance Standards

By legacyconsult | May 30, 2019
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Alarmingly, based on a 2017 study, the U.S. has the worst rate of maternal deaths in the developed world. Let […]

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CMS Final Rule for Drug Prices in Advertising

By legacyconsult | May 8, 2019
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A rule proposed in October of last year has become final on May 8, 2019. This rule would mandate that […]

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Data in Today’s Healthcare Market

By legacyconsult | April 24, 2019
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Since the introduction of the HITECH Act, there has been a fast-paced shift to incorporate technology into healthcare. With a […]

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Telemedicine and Increased Antibiotics Prescriptions for Kids

By legacyconsult | April 10, 2019
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We have been reviewing telemedicine a lot lately. Telemedicine is still in its infancy, with many providers hesitant to jump […]

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Congress Tackles Surprise Medical Bills

By legacyconsult | April 4, 2019
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In a rare bi-partisan effort this week, the House Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions subcommittee heard testimony regarding what can […]

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