Providers are getting some relief from the final 60-day Medicare overpayment rule issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on Thursday.
Massachusetts officials unveiled a plan Wednesday for strengthening oversight of the state's nursing home industry, including surprise inspections and increased fines for problem facilities.
Dementia: First diversity study shows incidence highest in African-Americans, American Indians; rates falling overall
A first-of-its kind study of dementia risk among different populations in the United States has found African-Americans to have the highest incidence, while another shows U.S. dementia rates to be dropping as a whole.
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A review of current guidelines and emerging data on selecting oral antiplatelet therapies, including the optimal duration of dual antiplatelet therapy in selected patients.