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ACA open enrollment continues to outpace last year
Nov 27 | Susan Morse
Since Nov. 1, 2.27 million consumers have enrolled, outpacing the 2.13 million who signed up by Nov. 26, 2016.
Rural Medicare pilot tests feasibility of paying for actual cost of care
Nov 27 | Susan Morse
A total of 30 rural hospitals are taking part in the budget neutral program that pays higher ...
AHIP thanks CMS for adding flexibility in 2019 Medicare Advantage and Part D rule
Nov 22 | Susan Morse
New proposed rule offers insurers more plan flexibility and eases regulations.
AHA tells Seema Verma to decrease regulatory burden in redesigning CMMI
Nov 22 | Susan Morse
Advanced payment models should qualify as downside risk for advanced APMs under MACRA, AHA ...
CMS lightens the reporting load for Medicare Advantage, Part D, changes how star ratings are calculated
Nov 20 | Susan Morse
Proposed rule would update star rating methodology, save ...
Anthem, Hartford Healthcare, reach contract agreement
Nov 20 | Susan Morse
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Hartford Healthcare enter new three-year agreement retroactive to October ...
Some hospitals to get more money under partial two-midnight payment cut settlement
Nov 17 | Susan Morse
Hospitals challenged CMS after the agency gave a 0.2 percent downward adjustment ...
2018 Medicare Parts A and B premiums, deductibles stick to 2017 levels
Nov 17 | Susan Morse
More than three-fourths, 77 percent, of Medicare Advantage enrollees remaining in their ...
Bipartisan bill would reverse CMS rule slashing 340B drug payments
Nov 17 | Susan Morse
Bill would negate a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services rule cutting $1.6 billion for drugs ...
Medicare improper payments fall below 10% in 2017
Nov 17 | Susan Morse
Improper payments decreased $5 billion from a total $36.2 billion due mostly to documentation errors.

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