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Emergency designations on care venues means that the now-empty, 185-bed hospital will treat only COVID-19 patients until the pandemic declaration has lifted.
Medicare's reimbursement for automated tests will increase from $51 to $100.
MedPAC asks CMS not to use 2020 data to calculate baseline year spending for future benchmarks.
Almost 80% of Medicare risk-bearing ACOs said they were "very concerned" about their financial performance this year.
The wide variance in cost estimates depends upon how many people are infected by the virus, the availability of testing, and compliance with preventative measures such as social distancing.
The payment advances, essentially loans that will have to be paid back, were distributed under CMS's Accelerated and Advance Payment Program.
Trump disparaged the report at a Monday press availability, where he baselessly suggested it was politically motivated.
A shortage of COVID-19 testing kits, and lengthy waits for test...
The collaborative was created under a coronavirus emergency response initiative led by FEMA and HHS.
Dentist and physician practices bore the brunt of downturn, reporting a combined 30,000 job losses.