Omaha, NE – StrategicHelathSolutions, LLC (Strategic), a partner in the government’s initiative to prevent fraud, waste and abuse in its national health insurance programs, recently received its certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Women’s Business Development Center of Chicago, a regional partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
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As the U.S. continues to recover from humanitarian crises caused by last year’s natural disasters, a lesser-known and far-reaching concern plagues the health care industry, specifically drug manufacturing. Puerto Rico, one of the world’s largest centers for pharmaceutical manufacturing, is responsible for the production of 10% of all pharmaceutical products consumed in America. Damage from […]
As one year ends and another begins, we look back and remember the major news events of the year: politics; entertainment; the hurricanes that devastated Louisiana, Texas, Puerto Rico, Cuba, and the Virgin Islands—and something that destroyed many people’s lives—the opioid epidemic. We all have read about or even known someone who was or is opioid dependent—like […]
Opioid Abuse and Medicaid Opioid and other substance abuse disorders affected about 12 percent of all Medicaid beneficiaries in 2015 (Mark, Lubran, McCance-Katz, Chalk, & Richardson, 2015). Patients who overdose on opioids are more likely to survive if the drugs they need to counteract the overdose are included as part of their Medicaid drug benefit […]
On November 3, 2017, the Nebraska Action Coalition (NAC) hosted its Collaborative Annual Leadership Conference, “Better Together: Nurses Engaging in Interprofessional Team Collaboration and Leadership.” Strategic CEO, Peg Stessman, was one of the featured speakers, presenting to a sold-out crowd of 110 health care professionals on the topic of “Going Beyond Talking About Breaking the Glass […]
The American Health Care Act. The Better Care Reconciliation Act. Skinny Repeal. Graham-Cassidy. The 115th Congress has attempted to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act so many times this year, it’s hard to keep up–even for those of us in the field. In today’s political climate, it’s easy to blame elected officials for the […]