Medicare telehealth providers in 2022

Andara Puchino

Query: Has the Medicare telemedicine record modified for 2022? Reply: As Facilities for Medicare and Medicaid Companies (CMS) continues to guage the inclusion of telehealth providers that have been quickly added to the Medicare telehealth providers record in the course of the COVID-19 public well being emergency, they’ve finalized that […]

Muskegon Doctor Pleads Guilty To Billing For Office Visits She Never Performed And Agrees To Settle Civil Claims For Half A Million Dollars | USAO-WDMI

Andara Puchino

Physician restricted from future controlled substance prescribing           GRAND RAPIDS – A Muskegon physician pleaded guilty on May 25, 2022, to a felony information charging her with one count of health care fraud.  According to court documents, Soaries Maxine Peterson, M.D., 68, billed Medicare, Medicaid, and […]

FACT SHEET: Biden-Harris Administration Highlights Strategy to Address the National Mental Health Crisis

Andara Puchino

As we mark Mental Health Awareness Month, our country faces an unprecedented mental health crisis among people of all ages. Two in five American adults report symptoms of anxiety and depression, and more than half of parents express concern over their children’s mental well-being. Over forty percent of teenagers state they struggle with persistent feelings of sadness […]

Expand Telehealth Permanently | Opinion

Andara Puchino

When the fear of getting COVID-19 was high and lock-down orders were in place, telehealth was an important resource, allowing patients to connect with doctors by live video, telephone, and remote patient monitoring without overcrowding hospitals and doctors’ offices. During this time of isolation and drastic increases in mental health […]

Enriching Your Digital Offerings

Andara Puchino

As the 72 million baby boomers living in the United States get older, they will increasingly need different levels of care, whether from hired professionals or family members. But even before the needs of boomers increase, care in the home is suffering from a global caregiver shortage. According to AARP, […]