Medicare & Medicaid

Jul 19 | Jeff Lagasse
About 40 new ACOs entered the program, which is less than the 100-plus new ACOs the program averaged in its first 7 years.
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Jul 18 | Jeff Lagasse
Total transacted revenue, $11.3 billion, was above the norm for a single quarter and nearly…
Jul 17 | Jeff Lagasse
Many BPCI-participating hospitals instead elect to send patients to home health organizations,…
Jul 16 | Susan Morse
Most states have gotten or are seeking the Section 1332 waivers to establish a reinsurance program to fully or partially reimburse…
Jul 16 | Jeff Lagasse
Costs for two- and four-person families rose despite overall premiums being relatively flat compared to last…
Jul 15 | Susan Morse
Participation almost doubled year-to-year, while the number of clinicians taking part in MIPS declined.
Jul 12 | Jeff Lagasse
As they have become more widespread, ACOs have employed a variety of care management and coordination strategies.
Jul 12 | Susan Morse
While CMS says it is now allowing therapist assistants to perform services, Premier says the agency's…
Jul 11 | Susan Morse
Current rule makes no sense as it applies only to fee-for-service and most Medicaid beneficiaries are now…
President Trump stands with HHS Secretary Alex Azar. Today the administration announced it would not implement a drug rebate rule.
Jul 11 | Susan Morse
Moody's credit analysts called the move positive for health insurers that own large PBMs.