Although it appears North Carolina is abandoning its efforts to implement Medicare reference-based pricing for state employees, it’s likely not the last time a large employer tries to use this cost-cutting measure.
CMS Administrator Seema Verma plans to address a gathering of health information data exchange advocates on Aug. 19.
The share of covered workers enrolled in high-deductible health plans (HDHPs) at large employers reached 47% in 2019.
A review of why a couple of the key changes to the CMS FY2020 IPPS Rule may not bring the desired results.
A public-option health plan could lead to the closure of 1,000 rural hospitals, according to an analysis.
Stay ahead of healthcare news and developments with this listing of hearings, conferences, webinars, public forums and deadlines for the week of Aug. 12.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently issued final rules with FY20 rates for skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), inpatient rehabilitation facilities (IRFs) and hospices.
A review of the potential margin impact on providers from the continued shift of high-volume, high-margin joint replacement procedures to the outpatient setting.
CMS issued a final rule for Medicare hospital IPPS payments in FY20.
This HFMA summary explains the CMS proposed rule on two models that would provide specialty care to Medicare beneficiaries with cancer and end-stage renal disease.