Tags: AMA , CMS , EHR , healthIT
The American Medical Association has asked the CMS and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology at...
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Medicare nearly doubled the size of one accountable care program as of Jan. 1 with 106 new ACO contracts (PDF) that offer...
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Tags: ACA , CMS , Medicaid , State HIT
A new report released by the Kaiser Family Foundation shows modest state costs for implementing the Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care...
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Innovative electronic communications and health information technology (HIT) in medicine are transforming the nation’s health care system, state by state....
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Tags: CMS , EHR , Medicaid , Medicare
Medicare and Medicaid electronic health record payments are estimated to have reached $9.245 billion to 177,100 physicians and hospitals through...
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Tags: ACA , big data , CMS , Medicaid , Medicare
Medicare, Medicaid prepare systems for terabytes of claims info The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will have to manage and analyze double the...
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Tags: CMS , healthcare , Medicare
Monday, October 1, marked a date hospitals knew was coming since March 2010: the beginning of federal fiscal year (FY)...
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Four-year program in 145 nursing facilities aims to reduce hospital readmissions, including exploring how electronic records can be more easily...
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By ASHISH JHA, MD Six months to the day after the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the “preliminary...
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