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CMS to delay star ratings update pending expert panel review

Dive Brief: CMS will hold off on updating the controversial hospital star ratings pending a review from an expert panel, an agency spokesperson confirmed to Healthcare Dive on Friday. CMS is convening a technical panel composed of industry experts to look at the methodology it uses to calculate the ratings and recommend improvements to the… Read More »

Update — 12.3.13

Just a quick update on how I’m doing with my meds and the moods. Current medications: – 500 mg lamotrigine/Lamictal – 37.5 mg venlafaxine/Effexor – 1 mg lorazepam/Ativan tabs, as needed – 50 mg quetiapine/Seroquel, as needed Starting 300 mg of lithium tomorrow night, after I have my baseline tests done. Video Rating: / 5… Read More »