Patients with Medicaid experience difficulty getting appointments and significantly longer wait times at dermatology practices, according to study findings published in JAMA Dermatology, Dermatology Advisor notes.
The process of appealing insurance denials can be daunting, especially for people who are physically and emotionally exhausted after cancer treatment and recovery. Those unable to navigate the denials process may ultimately go without the followup care, The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
To deal with the financial burden of health care, President-elect Biden should focus on a solution that improves health outcomes while reducing the cost of care—treating biological aging, Fortune opines.
Modernizing Medicine announces it has been named a winner of the 2020 Excellence in Customer Service Award presented by the Business Intelligence Group for Technology of the Year in the software category.
“Medical-Legal Issues in the Era of COVID-19,” a Zoom discussion hosted by Joe Sardano, president and chief executive officer of Sensus Healthcare, and David Goldberg, MD, JD, director of Skin Laser & Surgery Specialists of New York and New Jersey, will take place June 18 at 3:00 pm EST.
A group of 12 surgical professional associations, including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, announces the formation of the Surgical Care Coalition to protect patients, improve their quality of life, and ensure timely access to surgical care.