Critical Access Hospital

Jan 11 | Charlotte Huff, Kaiser Health News
Without a hospital, residents of Crockett, located 120 miles north of Houston, were 35 miles away along rural roads…
Dec 19, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
A complaint said a former PSMC employee continued to have remote access to…
Community hospital.
Oct 03, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
In all, 3 percent of all rural hospitals closed between 2013 and 2017, hurt by…
May 10, 2018 | Susan Morse
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar's proposal would cut funding to the CDC and NIH, focus on opioid epidemic…
AHA to FCC: Restore funding to Rural Health Care Program
Apr 26, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
American Hospital Association says that telehealth and connectivity are in jeopardy due to big cuts to rural…
The good and bad in new CMS promoting interoperability rule
Apr 25, 2018 | Susan Morse
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services effort to reduce regulatory burdens are…
CMS meaningful use requirements
Jan 29, 2018 | Susan Morse
The QualityNet Secure Portal, or QNet streamlines data submission methods to make it easier for eligible…
Rural Medicare
Nov 27, 2017 | Susan Morse
A total of 30 rural hospitals are taking part in the budget neutral program that pays higher Medicare rates.
Nov 01, 2017 | Susan Morse
The final rule will also allow for higher outpatient payment when Medicare beneficiaries receive certain procedures…
Sep 25, 2017 | Susan Morse
Physicians transitioning to MIPS and hospitals going for meaningful use can avoid penalty.