Policy and Legislation

Gloved hand over tray of pills
Oct 23, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
President Trump received remdesivir, as well as other drugs, after being diagnosed with COVID-19.
Doctor with stethoscope
Oct 22, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
The relief resources are meant to assist providers regardless of whether they accept Medicare or Medicaid payments.
Sunrise over a Nebraska farm
Oct 22, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
Heritage Health Adult will create a two-tiered Medicaid system, with enhanced benefits for those who meet requirements.
Trump and Biden at first 2020 presidential debate
Oct 21, 2020 | Healthcare Finance Staff
HIMSS editors weigh in on the healthcare issues at stake in the upcoming presidential election.
Oct 20, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
Insurer participation is increasing for the third straight year, with the percentage of enrollees with access to…
ICU patient in bed
Oct 20, 2020 | Susan Morse
The resolution of the complaints ensures clergy access to patients for religious purposes during…
Trump before large flag
Oct 16, 2020 | Susan Morse
Joe Biden says he will give his stance on court-packing before Election Day.
Oct 16, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
Two NHSC programs have more than doubled the number of NHSC clinicians treating patients with opioid use disorders.
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Oct 16, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
CMS estimates that more than 30,000 people will receive Medicaid coverage during the first year of the demonstration.
CMS Administrator Seema Verma (photo: Tasos Katopodis, Getty)
Oct 15, 2020 | Kat Jercich
Hospital associations call the threat from CMS to withhold Medicare and Medicaid participation for non-compliant…