HIMSS outlines 4 ways to fight the opioid crisis
Sep 21 | Susan Morse
Association calls on healthcare to more effectively share date and give clinicians the tools they need to improve ...
Few health insurance plans rank highest or lowest in NCQA's plan ratings
Sep 21 | Susan Morse
NCQA uses HEDIS scores to rate plans, a performance measure used by more than 90 ...
Accountable care organizations: Time to make risk-adjustment more stable
Sep 21 | Susan Morse
In two separate moves on one day, ACO stakeholders ask CMS to keep upside-only risk model, ...
CMS: Innovative new payment models are coming -- and some will be mandatory
Sep 20 | Susan Morse
CMS has made it clear that it wants health systems to share the risk of cost and outcomes.
Hospital supply chain directors brace for impact from Trump tariff threats
Sep 19 | Susan Morse
Affected supplies include consumables, pacemakers, computers and MRI machines.
DOJ wants Aetna, CVS Health to divest Part D plans before merger approval
Sep 19 | Susan Morse
The antitrust concern over the Medicare prescription drug plans is holding up approval of ...
Change Healthcare puts blockchain claims processing tech on Amazon Web Services
Sep 18 | Susan Morse
Payers and providers can track, in real time, the status of claims submissions and ...
Cigna-Express Scripts deal unlikely to harm competition or consumers, DOJ says
Sep 18 | Susan Morse
The next expected approval is for CVS Health's $69 billion acquisition of Aetna.
CMS removes Medicare requirements identified as unnecessary, obsolete or excessively burdensome
Sep 17 | Susan Morse
Proposed rule on removing such mandates as "re-approval" is ...
Facebook founder will reportedly add $13 billion to fund the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
Sep 17 | Susan Morse
Projects include the Human Cell Atlas and Biohub, with the goal of curing all ...