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Doctors Struggle to Get Paid for Telehealth Visits
Doctors Struggle to Get Paid for Telehealth VisitsApril 24, 2020 12:37 pmProvider payments vary by states, plans, and shifting policiesRead More
WHO: No Evidence of Bad Outcomes From NSAID Use in COVID-19 Patients
WHO: No Evidence of Bad Outcomes From NSAID Use in COVID-19 PatientsApril 24, 2020 12:35 pmThere is no evidence in the medical literature of adverse events when patients with COVID-19 take nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), according to a new scientific brief from the World Health Organization.Read More
Anesthesiologists Are Vital in the COVID-19 Fight: The Toll It Takes
Anesthesiologists Are Vital in the COVID-19 Fight: The Toll It TakesApril 24, 2020 12:34 pmAnesthesiologists have been called to the front lines of the war on COVID-19 for a simple yet vital and dangerous job. They operate ventilators, one of the top weapons in fighting severe cases of this new coronavirus.Read More
ASA COVID-19 Town Hall: Response to Eliminating Scope of Practice Rules
ASA COVID-19 Town Hall: Response to Eliminating Scope of Practice RulesApril 24, 2020 12:33 pmThe president of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA), Mary Dale Peterson, MD, issued a brief response on the federal government’s decision to waive scope of practice rules this week during the weekly ASA town hall, on Thursday, April 2.Read More
Is Ultrasound Misleading in the Management of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis?
Is Ultrasound Misleading in the Management of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis?April 24, 2020 12:27 pmFor patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), musculoskeletal ultrasonography (MSUS) vs other imaging modalities offers significant benefits...Read More
Support and Self-Care for Clinicians During COVID-19: An Interview With Jesse Clark, DO
Support and Self-Care for Clinicians During COVID-19: An Interview With Jesse Clark, DOApril 24, 2020 12:25 pmThe novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) is one of the most difficult and challenging events of modern times, upending clinicians’ sense of order and control, inundating medical facilities with patients and potentially overwhelming the healthcare system in the United States. Read More
Planning for Chronic Pain Patient Care Is Imperative in the Time of COVID-19
Planning for Chronic Pain Patient Care Is Imperative in the Time of COVID-19April 17, 2020 11:26 amWhat would your patients do if your office closed because of COVID-19 exposure? What would they do if their pharmacies ran short on the supply of, for example, gabapentin or tramadol?Read More
People with Chronic Pain Need Support During COVID-19
People with Chronic Pain Need Support During COVID-19April 17, 2020 11:23 amBecause of forced shutdowns during the COVID-19 pandemic, many people with chronic pain have lost access to support programs, one expert says.Read More
CARES Act Provider Relief Fund
CARES Act Provider Relief FundApril 17, 2020 11:21 amUPDATE: The CARES Act Provider Relief Fund Payment Attestation Portal exit disclaimer icon is now open. Providers who have been allocated a payment from the initial $30 billion general distribution must sign an attestation confirming receipt of the funds and agree to the terms and conditions within 30 days of payment.Read More
Clinical Challenge: Chronic Pain and COVID-19
Clinical Challenge: Chronic Pain and COVID-19April 17, 2020 11:16 amPain patients may be hit harder than othersRead More

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