Stabilization talks fall apart ahead of congressional leaders' $1.3 trillion spending deal, leaving insurers disappointed.
CMS' recent changes to risk adjustment under the Next Generation ACO Model sparked concerns among some ACOs that they couldn't be financially successful under the program.
The CMS will allow some states to opt out of a Obama-era rule meant to ensure Medicaid beneficiaries have adequate access to care. States have sought a reprieve, citing the administrative burden of implementing the policy.
A list of common billing codes do little to ensure patients are getting quality care, doctors told the CMS during a call Wednesday.
Spring is upon us and flu season is winding down, but it’s not over yet. In data from its weekly report for March 3, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicates that a majority of states are still seeing high flu activity during what has been a robust flu infection season.
Hospitals would benefit from changes to the VA Choice program under a bill being discussed in the House.
The CMS says the University of Maryland Medical Center violated the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act with its handling of a mentally ill patient who was found in just a gown and socks outside the center's midtown Baltimore campus on a freezing January night.
HHS' Office for Civil Rights is investigating Banner Health following a 2016 cyberattack that may have affected 3.7 million patients. The Phoenix-based not-for-profit system anticipates that it may receive negative findings and be fined.
An attempt to get long-stalled reforms to VA Choice in the spending omnibus bill broke down due to opposition from House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, putting on hold legislation that would substantially open up private care to veterans.