On March 13, 2019, The Joint Commission released Sentinel Event statistics for 2018. There were 801 sentinel ..
On February 14, 2019, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) announced the Emergency ..
On January 31, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued ..
On January 1, 2019, all hospitals are required to make public a list of their standard charges. As ..
On November 2, 2018, CMS published its CY 2019 physician fee schedule final rule. The final rule implements ..
New York State Court of Appeals, Albany, New York Earlier this Summer, the Court of Appeals overturned ..
As part of the Health and Human Services Department’s (“HHS”) “Regulatory Sprint to Coordinated ..
On July 12, 2018, CMS included three proposed changes to telehealth reimbursements within the CY 2019 ..
On July 12, 2018, CMS included within the CY 2019 Physician Fee Schedule (the “Proposed Rule”) two revisions ..
On August 9, 2018, CMS published the long-awaited Pathways to Success proposed rule. CMS Administrator ..
On August 1 the Departments of Treasury, Labor, and Health and Human Services (the Departments) published ..
On July 12, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published its calendar year ..
On July 25, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services published its 2019 Medicare hospital ..
CMS has issued a Final Rule to adopt the risk adjustment methodology for the 2017 benefit year. The rule ..
Last week, the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) released a Request for Information ..
The United States Department of Labor (DOL) published a final rule on June 19 that relaxes the regulation ..
A Request for Information (RFI) published in the June 7 Federal Register seeks comments on the structure ..
On May 22, 2018, the Joint Commission released an advisory addressing the importance of continuity of operations ..
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) plans to issue an advance ..
On April 9, 2018, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published the Notice of Benefit ..