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25th Annual Healthcare Ethics Conference Highlights Healthcare Ethics in an Era of Change

The Healthcare Ethics Consortium and the Emory Center for Ethics will host the 25th annual Healthcare Ethics conference on March 21 and 22 at the Emory Conference Center.  The Healthcare Ethics Consortium is a network housed at the Emory Ethics … Continue reading

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The 116th Congress – How Divided Government May Impact the Healthcare Industry

The 116th Congress convened on January 3 with Democrats controlling the House for the first time since 2011 and Republicans maintaining their majority in the Senate. Divided government typically constrains Congress’s ability to pass broad, new legislative initiatives, while also … Continue reading

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Best Practices for Collecting Healthcare Debts

Debt from medical bills is one of the top causes of people filing for bankruptcy in the U.S. Unlike purchasing a home or vehicle, healthcare is often an urgent need, and patients must immediately decide whether they will go forward … Continue reading

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Injured Employee Sues Aveanna Healthcare For Ignoring Their Cries For Help

Joellyn Swope works as a home health services provider in the Houston area. One of her patients was in a semi-comatose state, and “lacked conscious control over her physical movement,” according to Swope. She was assisting this immobile patient by … Continue reading

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Healthcare investors focused on how to make physician deals work

The following article first appeared on Mergermarket (www.mergermarket.com) on Feb. 22, 2019. Healthcare investors focused on how to make physician deals work Private equity firms for years have taken a keen interest in specialty physician practice groups, which can generate … Continue reading

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