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Part B Premium Remains Constant, Part A Amounts See Mild Increases

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Announced Friday, Nov. 17th, that Part B premiums for most Medicare beneficiaries will remain unchanged at $134...

FDA Issues Advisory Related to Gout Medication — Febuxostat (Uloric)

The FDA on Nov. 15, 2017, issued a public alert advising that the drug febuxostat (Uloric), used by many for treatment of gout may...

Malpractice Claims Related to Electronic Health Records on the Rise

A study recently released by medical malpractice insurance company, The Doctors Company, reveals an increase in malpractice claims related to electronic health records (EHR). The...

Medicare Quality Measure Ratings for Oklahoma Nursing Homes

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released data in October rating nursing homes and other long-term care facilities and skilled nursing facilities. The...

Medicare Staff Ratings for Oklahoma Nursing Homes

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released data in October rating nursing homes and other long-term care facilities and skilled nursing facilities. The...

Medicare Health Inspection Ratings for Oklahoma Nursing Homes

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released data in October rating nursing homes and other long-term care facilities and skilled nursing facilities. The...

Medicare Overall (5-Star) Rating for Oklahoma Nursing Homes

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released data in October rating nursing homes and other long-term care facilities and skilled nursing facilities. The...

Oklahoma Nursing Homes Strive for High Star Ratings Amid Evolving Regulatory...

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released data in October rating nursing homes and other long-term care facilities and skilled nursing facilities. The...

Compassionate Allowances List on Agenda at 8th National Disability Forum

The National Disability Forum will hold its Eighth National Disability Forum tomorrow, November 7, 2017.  The Forum will consider inclusion of HSAN1E and other...

Tulsa County Nurse Aid Charged With Financial Exploitation of Resident

A Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) working in Tulsa County has been charged with financial exploitation of a resident. CNA Tracy Lynn Borman worked at the...