• Until Nurses Are Included in Reimbursement Models, Expect Them to Keep Leaving the Profession in Droves

    18 days ago - By MedCity News

    Researchers project that the U.S. healthcare industry will be short 2.1 million nurses by 2025. Including them in reimbursement models might be the most effective way to address nurses' mass exodus from the profession, according to Rebecca Love, who is a nurse and the chief clinical officer of tech-enabled nurse staffing platform IntelyCare.
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  • Top U.S. addiction researcher calls for broad deregulation of methadone

    Top U.S. addiction researcher calls for broad deregulation of methadone

    18 days ago - By STAT

    BOSTON - The U.S. government's top addiction researcher is calling for broad deregulation of methadone , a key drug used to treat opioid use disorder.
    American doctors should “absolutely” be allowed to prescribe methadone directly to patients, Nora Volkow, the director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, said Wednesday.
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