• Joint Commission Audits

    16 Jan, 2019

    By Thomas Laussermair

    Together with partner BLH Psych Services, LLC we conducted a breakfast event at MedicalMime headquarters to learn about what it takes to pass a Joint Commission (JC) audit. The 7-step process overview showed how BLH Psych Services approaches accreditation and how MedicalMime’s EHR rehab system can help to obtain and maintain JCAHO accreditation. The 7 […]

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  • Wikipedia Article on Opioid Epidemic

    12 Dec, 2018

    By Thomas Laussermair

    Wikipedia has a detailed and well researched article on the Opioid epidemic. The article covers a wide range of aspects, including causes, effects, demographics, and how the US federal, state and local governments reacted to the crisis. While certainly a worldwide phenomenon, the majority of opioids are consumed within the United States. Source: “Opioid Data Analysis […]

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  • HHS Awards $1 Billion to Combat the Opioid Crisis

    15 Oct, 2018

    By Thomas Laussermair

    In September 2018, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) awarded over $1 billion in opioid-specific grants to help combat the drug overdose crisis. We have written about this crisis which caused 72,000 deaths in 2017 and about a year ago here. It appears as if at the state level, various things have […]

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