Tag Archives: health

EHR vendor Greenway Health hit with $57.25M False Claims fine

Dive Brief: Tampa, Florida-based Greenway Health has agreed to pay the U.S. Justice of Department $ 57.25 million to settle allegations the vendor caused users to submit false claims to the EHR Incentives Program. The government claimed Greenway misrepresented the capabilities of its Prime Suite EHR to customers and paid users to recommend the product to… Read More »

A final HealthNewsReview.org report card from 3,200+ systematic reviews of health care news stories & PR releases

In 2005, as I began building HealthNewsReview.org, I got permission from Dr. David Henry of the Media Doctor Australia project to adopt their news story review criteria. In the ensuing 13 years, no one has ever placed in front of me a solid, specific suggestion for a better set of criteria for reviewing stories about… Read More »

As renewed debate over health care reform begins to simmer in Washington, can journalists give the topic the attention it needs?

Dec. 14th’s lower court ruling that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional has again thrust health care back on the national agenda. It also gives journalists a chance to redeem themselves from what I have argued has been poor news coverage that helped fuel the public backlash against the law from the beginning. A lot… Read More »