On February 14, 2019, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) announced the Emergency ..
Government Funded After Congress Borders on Another Shutdown Congressional negotiators have reached an agreement ..
So many memos, so little time. Federal prosecutors receive guidance on how to prosecute. Maybe “guidance” ..
McKnights reported on the ongoing saga between National Health Corp. and one of its former nurse leaders, ..
I have often written about the fact that drug prices in the United States are a disgrace. See here ..
What in the health care is going on in Detroit?? Hospitals in Detroit, MI may lose Medicare funding, ..
The New York Times is writing about the ACA’s Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program and the question ..
When I look back on past blog posts, I am surprised at the number of times money is involved in whatever ..
Effective January 2, 2019, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) radically changed its guidance ..
On December 27, 2018, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia issued an opinion that ruled ..
As part of the 2019 Medicare annual inpatient prospective payment system (PPS) fee schedule update, CMS has added ..
New Hampshire hospitals have joined the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) in a lawsuit against the State ..
Obtaining injunctions against the government is the best part of my job. I love it. I thrive on it. Whenever ..
On Nov. 29, 2018, Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein announced several amendments to policies ..
On December 21, 2018, CMS issued a mammoth 957 page “Pathways to Success” final rule, which ..
Change your calendars! 2019 is here! 2019 is the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last ..
The answer is ‘perhaps’ according to a new paper by Wadhera et al. (2018). They use data ..
The Trump administration has issued a 119-page report Reforming America’s Healthcare System Through ..
I had a client, a dentist, ask me today how long does he have to wait until he need not worry about government, ..
“Generic” is the name given to drugs that are not protected by patents. Anyone can make ..