Facing potentially millions of dollars in fines, doctors around the country are waiting to find out if they must report quality data under a new quality system outlined in MACRA.
While the Senate came to an agreement to reopen the government, the path forward for Medicare extenders and DSH payment cut delays isn't clear.
Neale's exit as Medicaid director comes as the Trump administration is starting to make progress in incorporating conservative ideals like work requirements into Medicaid.
Public health experts told lawmakers on Tuesday that our nation's hospitals don't have enough federal funding to properly handle large-scale emergencies like the current flu epidemic.
The need for blood in hospitals has been falling over time, according to a recent study by the RAND Corp. It cites new technologies, adoption of less-invasive surgical techniques and reduction in the need for blood transfusions.
Hospitals would benefit from changes to the VA Choice program under a bill being discussed in the House.
Dr. Simon Bramhall, who burned his initials into patients' livers during transplant operations, was fined 10,000 pounds ($13,600) this month and ordered to perform community service, according to the Associated Press.
The two largest healthcare payers plan to work together to curb fraud and abuse within their networks in a rare collaboration.
President Donald Trump's administration is aiming to curb the number of veteran suicides by improving mental health treatment for the high-risk group.