As COVID-19 Surges Again, Hospital Staffing Shortages Worsen

Hospital staffing shortages are impacting about 22% of facilities, up from 19% last week, The Atlantic reports.


Hospital Labor Shortages Debuts as Top Concern for CEOs

Hospital labor shortages replaced financial challenges as the top concern for hospitals.


New Report Shows How Providers Face Hiring Crunch As Nursing Workforce Recovers

The COVID-19 pandemic had a dramatic impact on the nursing workforce and healthcare delivery organizations, a new study shows. Will…


Additional Reimbursement for Chronic Care Management and Principal Care Management Finalized in the 2022 MPFS

In the Final Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (“MPFS”) for 2022, CMS added five new CPT codes in Chronic Care Management…


Vaccine chaos may undermine second doses

Some of the same problems that have plagued the coronavirus vaccine rollout could also make it harder for people to…


2021 CMS Code Updates: Chronic Care Management (CCM)

CMS Updates for the Use of CPT® codes 99490, 99439, 99487, 99489, 99491 and HCPCS code G0506…


Low Patient Portal Adoption Could Stymie COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

Healthcare organizations leaning on the patient portal for COVID-19 vaccine rollout should assess which patients have and have not registered…


Upstate Family Health Center Selects Orb Health to Increase Access and Drive Outcomes for Chronically Ill Patients

Orb Health’s Enterprise Virtual Care™ expands CCM care capacity and drives unprecedented patient outcomes while bending the economics of healthcare…