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Patients will make the final decision about their care venue, but CMS says the initiative allows patients to stay at home with family without COVID-mandated visitation restrictions in hospitals.
The rule finalizes changes to two technical aspects of the HHS-RADV program, the error rate calculation and the application of HHS-RADV results.
Montgomery now is a Board Partner at venture capital firm Greycroft. In August, she resigned as CEO from home furnishings retailer Crate & Barrel, where she was credited with transitioning the company toward online sales.
The administration will eliminate Medicare Part D drug rebates for "middlemen" and impose a Most Favored Nation pricing policy on some Part B drugs.
A new survey finds 60% of clinician respondents say telehealth has improved the health of their patients, and 68% said they’re motivated to increase telehealth use.
As coronavirus pandemic numbers reach new highs, public health officials and provider association ask the public to "celebrate responsibly."
AMA President Susan R. Bailey, MD, said the "guardrails" for the public option were adopted by the AMA's House of Delegates as part of a broader effort to get more people covered.
The alleged violations occurred in 2011 and 2012, before Group Health Cooperative was acquired by Kaiser Permanente.
Federal regulators say the consolidated health system would reduce competition in the region and raise healthcare costs for consumers.
Medicare will not pay for the monoclonal antibody products that providers receive for free but will reimburse providers for the infusion costs.