The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently proposed two new rules designed to increase ..
In November 2018, I had the honor and pleasure of speaking at the AHLA Fundamentals of Health Law program ..
Effective January 2, 2019, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) radically changed its guidance ..
Last week, a federal district court held that the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services ..
As discussed in our August 16, 2018 blog post, CMS Proposes Massive Changes to ACO Program – Pushing ..
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule (the Rule) on December 21, 2018, ..
On November 30, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published 83 Fed. Reg. 62152, ..
This past Tuesday, CMS unveiled a new initiative aimed at improving safety at nursing homes. While the study ..
On November 2, 2018, CMS released an on-line display copy of its Outpatient Prospective Payment System ..
Practitioners in the Medicare or Medicaid managed care space place heavy reliance on the protection of the Anti-Kickback ..
On November 8, 2018, CMS released a letter to clinicians regarding E/M documentation and coding reform. This ..
Starting January 1, 2019, the Medicare program will cover certain medical services delivered via asynchronous ..
Telemedicine providers rejoice: Medicare will cover new virtual care services starting January 1, 2019. ..
As seen on RACMonitor. More than a third of ACOs might leave if the proposed rule takes effect. The comment ..
Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) is the next big thing in medical care; patients just don’t know it yet. ..
New case law supports due process for Medicare providers. As first seen on RACMonitor. Due process is one of the cornerstones ..
Since 2012, Medicare has penalized hospitals for having too many patients end up back in their care within ..
In case you missed it, here are some key health care policy headlines from the past week. Congress Legislation ..
On September 20, 2018, CMS released a new proposed rule in an effort to reduce the regulatory burden ..
On July 12, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) released its proposed ..