Policy and Legislation

Nov 30, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
That brings the total number of enrollees to 2.4 million, a 41% jump over last year but also with more…
A patient consults with a doctor via telemedicine
Nov 25, 2020 | Kat Jercich
The American Telemedicine Association said the newly released final rules move the healthcare industry closer to a value-based care…
CMS changed Stark Law regulations on Friday.
Nov 21, 2020 | Susan Morse
The old federal regulations burdened providers with added administrative costs and fear of financial consequences, CMS…
The letter warns that the new thresholds are too high and will force many clinicians to exit from APMs and revert back to fee-for-service.
Nov 20, 2020 | Mallory Hackett
The letter warns that the new thresholds are too high and will force many clinicians to exit from…
Sign-on screen with the words: "Open enrollment is here - and ends December 15"
Nov 20, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
It's comparable to the first week of this year's open enrollment, which saw 818,365 people sign up…
Trump speaking at the White House
Nov 18, 2020 | Mallory Hackett
Many fear that a lack of cooperation between the two administrations could slow the rollout of vaccines…
Moderna has announced a vaccine that is 94.5% effective against COVID-19.
Nov 16, 2020 | Susan Morse
Two vaccines and two therapeutics may be approved before the end of the year.
Road sign with the words "Open enrollment ahead"
Nov 13, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
The numbers are up from 2019 Week 1, but there are also more days in this year's snapshot period.
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Nov 13, 2020 |
On today's HIMSSCast, host Jonah Comstock and Healthcare Finance News ...
People in scrubs and masks washing hands
Nov 12, 2020 | Susan Morse
Providers are also looking for full accelerated payment forgiveness for all hospitals, among other…