Month: March 2018

Georgia Bill Would Allow Public Hospitals To Seize Tax Refunds For Payment

Georgia Bill Would Allow Public Hospitals To Seize Tax Refunds For Payment Rising medical costs are a problem affecting people all across the nation, with millions struggling to make ends meet and still be able to pay their medical bills.  Though only one of many reasons for such a problem, hospital bills can often contain errors, sometimes even purposely to make up for other losses.  However, hospitals can struggle to pay their bills, too.  Many rural hospitals especially, due to rising medical and health insurance costs, are struggling mightily to keep their doors open.  It is precisely these types...

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Lyft & Allscripts Partner Up

Lyft & Allscripts Partner Up The popularity once enjoyed by cabs in big cities has within the past few years largely been overtaken by Uber and Lyft – the new age ride sharing companies whose independent contractor drivers can now be found virtually all over the United States.  As the idea behind Uber and Lyft has gained in popularity, so too have ideas stemming off of them.  As USA Today reported on Monday, March 5, 2018, Lyft is partnering with Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc., one of the nation’s leading electronic health records companies, in an effort to help arrange...

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