Medicare & Medicaid

CMS drives physicians toward MACRA APMs
Mar 16 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Moving more physicians toward APMs is a "top strategic goal," says CMS Chief Medical…
AHIP: MACPAC recommendations needed for managed Medicaid
Mar 16 | Susan Morse
MACPAC also wants more guidance on the implementation of telehealth and weighs in on DSH payments.
Mar 16 | Jeff Lagasse
The findings come as pay-for-performance programs are being scrutinized due to the absence of strong…
Mar 15 | Susan Morse
Online retail giant's reach into the Medicaid market to take on Walmart among lower income customers could…
House probing CMS over accreditation
Mar 14 | Jeff Lagasse
At issue are discrepancies between state survey agencies and CMS-approved accrediting organizations, such as the…
Mar 09 | Jeff Lagasse
CMS has begun experimenting with bundled payment models in the hope of reducing healthcare cost inflation,…
Mar 02 | Susan Morse
The funding is to develop partnerships with health systems, clinicians and others to improve measures in the quality…
Mar 02 | Susan Morse
Payor mix shifts and increased supply costs within the care delivery division also hindered…
John Molina steps down from Board of Directors
Feb 27 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Both Molina brothers had retained positions on the system's board of directors following a management shakeup last year.
Feb 26 | Jeff Lagasse
The results of new research conducted by Avalere Health counter the argument that 340B drug pricing would bring…