Medicare & Medicaid

Apr 21 | Susan Morse
Participation in the new COVID-19 clinical trials improvement activity carries a high weight from a scoring perspective.
Apr 20 | Susan Morse
To ease physician burden during COVID-19, non-physician practitioners will be able to perform documentation…
Apr 20 | Susan Morse
The recommendations allow hospitals in areas with a low incidence of COVID-19 to schedule elective surgeries again.
Apr 17 |
Proponents want Medicaid and private insurers to extend coverage for one year postpartum.
Apr 15 | Susan Morse
The action is being taken to rapidly expand COVID-19 testing, particularly for those with Medicare and in nursing…
Apr 14 | Susan Morse
NAACOS and others want CMS to hold harmless providers participating in alternative payment models from…
"@HHSGov is beginning the immediate distribution of $30 billion to hospitals and healthcare providers ..." HHS Sec. Alex Azar tweeted.
Apr 13 | Susan Morse
HHS has partnered with UnitedHealth Group to provide the rapid payment via Optum Bank and the Automated Clearing…
Apr 08 | Susan Morse
CMS has received over 25,000 requests and has approved over 17,000 in the last week.
Apr 07 | Susan Morse
The 21st Century Cures Act requires that CMS phase in changes to risk adjustment payments over a three-year period, with full…
Mar 30 | Susan Morse
CMS is also allowing ERs to use drive-through testing and telehealth, and for tests to be done at home…