On Demand Webinar | Intermediate | Payment, Reimbursement, and Managed Care
Payment uncertainty in the U.S. healthcare system has become an exhaustive burden for all stakeholders - and further amplified by COVID-19. Healthcare costs and inconsistent volumes demand a holistic, long-term strategy for financial viabil...
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Course | Intermediate | Payment, Reimbursement, and Managed Care
This course describes the regulatory agencies that have authority over healthcare organizations, including the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. It also explains how Medicare and Medicaid function as payers, and how different kind...
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Course | Basic | Payment, Reimbursement, and Managed Care
This course explains how to complete FL 1-41 of the UB-04 billing form. This course covers the use of this form for all payers, including Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial payers. The course describes each form locator and provides detaile...
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Course | Basic | Payment, Reimbursement, and Managed Care
This course explains how to complete FL 42-81 of the UB-04 billing form. The codes needed to fill in these data areas are described. The course covers the use of this form for all payers, including Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial payers....
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Live Webinar | Payment, Reimbursement, and Managed Care
This Spring, Medicare is offering a final enrollment opportunity in the Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced ("BPCI-A") model for new participants. Hundreds of hospitals and physician groups are actively participating in BPCI-A, a...
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Fact Sheet | Payment, Reimbursement, and Managed Care

Overview of the American Health Care Act

Fact Sheet | Payment, Reimbursement, and Managed Care

Overview of the American Health Care Act

This slide deck summarizes the American Health Care Act as passed on May 4, 2017.

This downloadable presentation provides a summary of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) as it was passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on May 4, 2017. The bill passed 217 to 213, and moved to the U.S. Senate for consideration. It’s anticipated that the Senate will make substantial changes to the legislation before it votes on the revised bill. 

 

The key issues addressed by the House bill include:

 

  • Health care insurance coverage incentives
  • Market reforms (including provisions for state-defined minimum health benefits starting in 2018)
  • Stability funding for health insurance markets
  • Medicaid Expansion
  • Medicaid Per Capita Cap
  • Medicaid Eligibility Determinations

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