CMS reported recently that the first two years of their pilot program to initiate competitive bidding for durable medical equipment...
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Tags: CMS , politics , State HIT
Last Thursday, the Senate committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions convened to review the Affordable Care Act’s impact as...
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The first 12 months of the CMS electronic health records(EHR) incentive payout were generous to the state of Kansas, with...
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Common Health recently reported an update on the Pioneer ACO program, the dispute over quality standards, and the importance of...
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A small fraction of physicians use a Web portal to interact and share information with patients today. But meaningful use...
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As more health systems and hospitals fully modernize, utilizing electronic health records, health information exchanges, and other digitally captured patient...
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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is increasing its efforts to support new and emerging care delivery models by awarding...
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Tags: ACA , CMS , health IT
President Barack Obama re-nominated Marilyn Tavenner on Thursday to be permanent administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. She has been serving...
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As Vermont lawmakers start their annual budget-making process, the Green Mountain Care Board (GMCB) has outlined its second year of work as...
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106 new Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) Accountable Care Organizations (ACO), were announced at the start of 2013. The program...
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