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A Judge Rules Against One Stem-Cell Clinic. There Are Hundreds of Them.

A judicial ruling this month that will stop questionable stem-cell treatments at a clinic in Florida is widely seen as a warning to a flourishing industry that has attracted huge numbers of patients, who pay thousands of dollars for unproven, risky procedures. But with little regulatory oversight for the hundreds of clinics operating these lucrative… Read More »

Industry cheers spirit but not fine print in HHS interoperability rules

More than 2,800 comments poured in on two wide-reaching HHS rules to promote interoperability and discourage information blocking in healthcare, with industry groups largely lauding the goal but not the means of achieving it. Health IT groups, providers, payers and other industry stakeholders took issue with much of the fine print in the government’s plan.… Read More »