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 ..
My blog (below) was published on RACMonitor. CMS provides Medicare waivers for providers dealing with ..
On August 7, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) issued a Memorandum (“Memorandum”) ..
When action happens in the Medicare/caid world, it happens quickly. Sometimes you do not receive adequate ..
On August 9, 2018, CMS introduced a proposed rule that would substantially overhaul the Medicare Shared ..
Hospitals with off-campus provider-based departments (PBDs) may want to rethink their end of summer vacation ..