Policy and Legislation

Peggy O'Kane, president of the NCQA
Sep 16 | Kat Jercich
Its recommendations include lifting limitations on originating sites, allowing telehealth for various types…
Sep 15 | Jeff Lagasse
Meeting the objectives of the final rule will be necessary to ensure compliance by January 1.
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Sep 14 | Jeff Lagasse
"Most favored nation" approach would break from GOP free-market orthodoxy by tying Medicare…
Sep 11 | Susan Morse
There was nothing in the bill for hospitals other than funds for coronavirus testing, and there's nothing on horizon until after the…
Telemedicine appointment on a tablet
Sep 10 | Kat Jercich
The commission, which advises Congress on issues affecting Medicare, put forth a number of options aimed at maximizing care access while…
Sep 09 | Susan Morse
Expansion increases customer reach by 50% over last year, adding close to 80 new counties.
Sep 04 | Jeff Lagasse
Only 54% of Medicare patients referred to home healthcare services following a hospitalization received…
Sep 04 | Jeff Lagasse
The distribution is the latest update in the previously announced $5 billion in support to nursing homes…
Sep 02 | Jeff Lagasse
The law is meant to ensure that healthcare doesn't buckle under the weight of any future…
Sep 02 | Jeff Lagasse
Telehealth plays an increasingly critical part in treating patients, improving health outcomes and lowering costs.