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President Trump executive order, new payment models, target kidney disease

Following an executive order from President Trump on Wednesday, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has proposed five new payment models for providers treating patients with chronic kidney disease. One is a required payment model and there are four optional models, all designed to encourage home dialysis and kidney transplants. The proposed required end-stage… Read More »

Beer before wine WON'T make you feel fine: Order of drink makes no difference to hangover

Old adage that drinking beer before wine will leave you fine the next day is WRONG: Order you drink makes no difference to hangover, study says The order of beverages has no bearing on severity of hangover, study showed Instead, the more you drink, the worse the hangover, experts said They advice people to use… Read More »

Feds Order More Weekend Inspections Of Nursing Homes To Catch Understaffing

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). The federal government announced plans Friday to crack down on nursing homes with abnormally low weekend staffing by requiring more surprise inspections be done on Saturdays and Sundays. The federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services said it will identify nursing homes for which… Read More »