A new study has found that use of acetaminophen injection and reduced use of opioids to treat acute surgical pain can save a medium-sized hospital an estimated $4.7 million annually.
Everyone profits, including patients, who get paid almost $1,500 in HSA credits for their data — if they do as they are told.
Experts say that value-based medicine is a main theme in cancer care today, and that applies to more than the cost of care.
Phase 2 of OCR's HIPAA audit program kicked off in March. Pharmacies, among a host of other healthcare providers, health plans, clearinghouses, and business associates, are subject to possible audit.
The law aims to reduce prescription drug abuse while ensuring access for patients who need Rx painkillers to control their chronic pain.
New Rx, formulation, biosimilar, indication, generics, OTC, and device/app.
Wellspring provides the questionnaires and the physicians, who evaluate the information. Pharmacies make nutritional suggestions when appropriate, and patients get more attention. The idea is, everybody benefits.