May 14, 2013
January 11, 2013
Transparency in Medicine and Its Effect On Sales Reps in the Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices Industry By Jane Noble, May 14, 2013 As part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), a new ruling will come into effect at the end of March 2013. The Physician Payment Sunshine Act mandates that pharmaceutical and medical device companies report any payments made to physicians. These payments are widespread and until recently were considered a trade secret but will become public record in September 2014. The pharmaceutical industry has already experienced dramatic changes over the last 20 years. In the 1990s…
December 7, 2012
Athletes go from football to franchising Amada Senior Care featured in the Orange County Register They put their sports and business experience into home-care firm. By JAN NORMAN COLUMNIST / ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER
October 11, 2012
by Jane Noble Aug.13.2012 The American healthcare system is vast and complex and it feels complicated because it simply is. Few people understand all its intricate workings and so often, the language used to describe it is convoluted, pretentious and stuffed with jargon. With new reforms being introduced, there is now even more information to assimilate. Times of change are exciting, but are also very unnerving as we struggle to re-imagine our healthcare system. Without a crystal ball, not even the experts can accurately predict the long-term future, but a good starting point is to know what changes are already…
October 11, 2012
by Joy Loverde Aug.13.2012 Children grow up, get educated, and leave home for good. At least that’s the way it used to be.
By Tafa Jefferson Oct.11.2012 Tough economic times have forced more and more families to be responsible for the care of aging parents. The term Sandwich Generation highlights a growing demographic of middle agers caring simultaneously for children and for ailing parents.