As COVID-19 cases rise again, the pressing question of whether vaccinations should be required for healthcare workers is gaining attention.

 

The vast majority of hospitals are not following through on a recent requirement to publish their list prices online, according to a recent study from PatientRightsAdvocate.com.

 

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has proposed charging hospitals that fail to post their list prices online as required. 

 

The Department of Health and Human Services is directing $103 million from the American Rescue Plan to address burnout in healthcare workers.

 

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The investors service changed its position on RP from stable to positive, noting a marked recovery in patient volumes after steep COVID-related declines in Q2 of 2020. 

Millions of women stand to lose breast cancer screening benefits if lawmakers fail to extend the moratorium on honoring controversial USPSTF recommendations. 

Screening programs, radiology information systems and value-driven financial models are all key opportunities for the specialty.

The groups aim to help hospitals around the world collect data on cardiovascular procedures using evidence-based algorithms.