Policy and Legislation

CVS Health touts its point-of-sale drug rebate discount
Mar 09 | Susan Morse
Director of Pharmacy Plan Services says Azar is out-of-touch as the discounts are unfair to healthier…
Mar 07 | Bill Siwicki
The new API, debuted at HIMSS18, enables patients to securely share their Medicare claims history using a new HL7 FHIR…
Verma: CMS is taking on interoperability
Mar 06 | Susan Morse
The government-wide MyHealthEData initiative is led by the White House Office of American Innovation.
Payers and providers ask Congress for reinsurance, CSRs
Mar 06 | Susan Morse
Enacting both legislative provisions could lower premiums by up to 27 percent in 2019, the…
Mar 06 | Jeff Lagasse
Meanwhile, 45 percent of likely Democratic voters want the president and Congress to focus on healthcare.
Senators move to increase healthcare price transparency
Mar 02 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Group that includes Republican and physician Bill Cassidy, Chuck Grassley and Claire…
Feb 27 | Susan Morse
Pharmacies, pain management clinics, drug testing facilities and individual physicians fall…
20 states file lawsuit claiming ACA unconstitutional
Feb 27 | Susan Morse
The law is illegal and should be repealed because Congress has no power to tax now that the…
Health subcommittee to take up legislation to combat opioid epidemic
Feb 26 | Susan Morse
Three upcoming hearings will focus on controlling opioid misuse, public health and…
FCC publishes net neutrality repeal order, so what's next?
Feb 26 | Jessica Davis
The rollback will come into place in just two months and healthcare organizations should prepare for several potential changes that…