Monthly Archives: December 2015


End 2015 Safely So You Can Enjoy 2016


By David Mittleman Tonight we say “goodbye” to 2015. Judging by the top news stories of the year, most of us are probably looking forward to turning the calendar over to 1-1-16. But there are also plenty of reasons to celebrate the last 365 days and to look forward to the next 365 366, especially [...]

24 Michigan Hospitals Penalized by Medicare for Poor Safety


By David Mittleman Medicare recently posted nationwide hospital safety rankings on its website. In October 2014, as part of the Affordable Care Act, the Medicare program began reducing Medicare payments for hospitals that rank in the worst performing quartile of hospitals with respect to hospital-acquired conditions. For this year, 24 hospitals in Michigan will receive [...]

Hoverboards are the Hot Holiday Item – Literally


By David Mittleman With Black Friday and Cyber Monday behind us and the holiday shopping season in full swing, everyone is looking for the perfect gifts for friends and family. One of items topping many lists is the Back-to-the-Futuristic hoverboard, a two-wheeled device meant to carry users from point A to point B. Hoverboards are [...]