FinanceHealth Reform Proposals Could Reduce Spending, But Not Without Price Regulation
A Commonwealth Fund study looked at eight health insurance reform options and the potential impact on the industry.
FinanceSurvey Looks at How State Medicaid Programs Handle 340B
About two-thirds of states prohibit 340B contract pharmacies, according to a new survey.
StrategyHealthcare Lawyers Weigh In on Proposed Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Revisions
Experts on healthcare law say the proposed revisions to the Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute will create more opportunities for...
FinanceCalifornia Gov. Newsom Signs Dialysis Regulations Into Law
The bill signing drew a pointed response from Fresenius Medical Care.
FinanceHHS Deputy Secretary Hargan: Stark Law Rule Will Provide 'Flexibility' to Hospitals
Days after the proposed rule was released, Deputy Secretary Eric Hargan discussed what the policy will mean for provider organizations.
FinanceHR Leaders Discuss Plan Design, Rebuilding Trust With PBMs
One major question facing PBMs is what role do these entities play in the larger scheme, especially as the healthcare...
StrategyTrump Wielding Health Insurance as Immigration Wedge
After finalizing its controversial 'public charge' rule, which penalizes immigrants who obtain coverage through a government-sponsored health plan, the administration...
StrategyProviders Push Back Against OPPS Price Transparency Proposal
The American Hospital Association submitted a 66-page comment to the proposed OPPS changes for 2020.
StrategySenate Joins House to Pass Temporary Delay of $4B DSH Cuts
The delay, included in a larger continuing appropriations bill, now moves to President Donald Trump's desk.
StrategyCMS Aims to Cut Administrative Costs by $8B Over Next Decade
The final rule is expected to save $800 million annually through 2028, according to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid...
Strategy27% Support Medicare for All, Though Most Need More Info
A Commonwealth Fund survey found 40% of adults need more information about Medicare for All to form an opinion.
Finance6 Open Enrollment Trends to Watch in 2020
The National Business Group on Health identified six major trends surrounding open enrollment packages heading into next year.