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'Dark Overlords' suspected in Athens Orthopedic Clinic data breach
Aug 02, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Georgia-based Athens Orthopedic Clinic is investigating a recent data breach in which as ...
CMS extends, expands fraud-fighting provider enrollment moratoria efforts in six states
Aug 02, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will extend and expand a ...
Lexington Medical Center will pay $17 million to settle physician referral, overpayment allegations
Jul 29, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Hospital overpaid physicians and rewarded them based on their ...
Price transparency websites need to be simple, help patients interpret the data, expert says
Jul 28, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
As a new report showed the vast majority of U.S. states failing when it ...
43 states flunk when it comes to healthcare price transparency, groups say
Jul 27, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
New Hampshire, Colorado and Maine each received an A due to the increased quality of their ...
CMS chief Andy Slavitt again floats possible MACRA delay
Jul 25, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
In a continuing dialog with providers on MACRA, Andy Slavitt addressed the American Osteopathic Association ...
Enter MACRA: CMS chief Andy Slavitt says new law lets doctors be doctors
Jul 18, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
If the law doesn't become too complicated, the CMS chief said it will lead to better ...
Here are the MACRA questions every healthcare provider must ask
Jul 18, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The new rule hopes to drive the mass transition to value-based reimbursement, with doctors getting ...
CMS chief Andy Slavitt suggests possible delay in MACRA implementation(updated)
Jul 14, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt told the ...
Geisinger gives patients upper hand in deciding new nurse dress code
Jul 13, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
While most policy changes come from the top down, Geisinger Health System's new dress code ...

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