Topics

Reimbursement

In-depth

How COVID-19 has transformed public policy and population health efforts

How COVID-19 has transformed public policy and population health efforts

Telehealth, mental health and racial inequality issues have put a spotlight on how to…

ACAP wants Supreme Court to rule for full coverage of cost-sharing reduction payments

ACAP wants Supreme Court to rule for full coverage of cost-sharing reduction payments

The federal government claims insurers are being funded through a practice…

Whitepapers

Consumer Trust Remains High Despite Costs, Missing Services

Consumer Trust Remains High Despite Costs, Missing Services

The findings from this report, based on interviews conducted in May 2018 with over 2,500 primary…

Value-Based Payments: Getting from Here to There

Value-Based Payments: Getting from Here to There

Recognizing the need to transition from a traditional fee-for-service model, see how a not-for-profit health…

News

CMS issues final rule on healthcare technology access for seniors

CMS issues final rule on healthcare technology access for seniors

The rule is meant to ease undue burden for innovators and speed access to potentially lifesaving technologies.

Healthcare M&A's down in 2020 but analysts say COVID-19 is a catalyst for future deals

Healthcare M&A's down in 2020 but analysts say COVID-19 is a catalyst for future deals

Forty-four percent of healthcare CFOs say the pandemic will drive an increase in partnerships across the healthcare ecosystem.

HHS extends COVID-19 public health emergency declaration until April

HHS extends COVID-19 public health emergency declaration until April

This action marks the fourth time HHS has extended the declaration that has paid parity for telehealth and continues reporting waivers.

Whitepapers

Credible, Defensible Estimates

Credible, Defensible Estimates

In healthcare, every interaction with the patient matters. Especially in today's environment of continuous improvement, efforts have been concentrated on coordination among providers, the patient care experience and quality outcomes - all laudable goals.

Gaining Actionable Insight into Financial Systems and Areas Impacting the Revenue Cycle

Gaining Actionable Insight into Financial Systems and Areas Impacting the Revenue Cycle

Hospital systems across the country are looking to streamline their billing and collection processes to become more efficient and better compete in their markets. The challenge many face is how to turn the data that's already flowing through financial systems into…

Clinical Quality Measures 101

Clinical Quality Measures 101

Although quality-reporting programs such as meaningful use provide incentives to help providers implement and use electronic health records (EHRs) to collect and report on clinical data, practices often need help deciding what data to collect, which measures to…