InnovationAre You Prepared for Information Blocking and Interoperability Compliance? Here's Help
Nonprofit The Sequoia Project offers a free webinar and materials to help organizations prepare for compliance, which will be "resource...
FinanceHHS Awards $100M to Health Centers to Prepare for COVID-19
The aid comes three weeks after President Donald Trump signed a $8.3 billion coronavirus funding package.
Clinical CareSurgeon General Urges Providers to 'Consider Stopping Elective Surgeries.' Hospitals Push Back.
AHA and other stakeholders say their "ability to respond to patients must not be prevented by arbitrary directives."
StrategyPresident Trump Declares National Emergency Due to COVID-19 Outbreak, Includes Hospital Waivers
The announcement came one week after President Trump signed an $8.3 billion funding bill to combat the coronavirus crisis.
InnovationInformation Blocking: What to Know and How to Navigate Next Steps
ONC and industry experts share details behind data blocking; penalties have not yet been set.
FinanceTexas Physicians Group Pays $1.2M to Settle False Claims Allegations
A whistleblower complaint alleged that Millennium Physicians Association PLLC billed Medicare for sleep studies conducted by uncredentialed technicians.
InnovationHHS Interoperability Rules Get Mixed Response
Some express concerns about patient privacy, provider API costs, and no interim rule; ONC says data access is a patient's...
InnovationCoronavirus Won't Knock Out HIMSS 20; Trump to Speak
The Orlando conference, which expects 45,000 attendees, will proceed as planned; precautions will be taken to mitigate risk.
InnovationHHS Unveils Strategy to Reduce EHR Burden for Clinicians
Recommendations aim to reduce the effort and time required by clinicians to meet reporting requirements, record health information, and improve...
StrategyAppeals Court Shuts Down Medicaid Work Requirements
The appellate court ruled that HHS Secretary Alex Azar's approval of a Section 1115 waiver for Arkansas was "arbitrary and...
StrategyPresident Trump Defends Price Transparency Rule, Attacks Medicare for All at State of the Union
President Donald Trump also called on Congress to deliver a bipartisan plan to lower prescription drug prices.
StrategyWhat Healthcare Policies Will President Trump Highlight at the State of the Union?
President Trump is likely to focus his message on several healthcare policy objectives as he aims for reelection in November.