John Commins is a content specialist and online news editor for HealthLeaders, a Simplify Compliance brand.
CMS Administrator Seema Verma hailed the final rule as "perhaps the most consequential healthcare reform in the last several decades."
Uninsured people will also have access to the vaccine at no charge.Original Medicare and Medicare Advantage beneficiaries will get the vaccine at no cost.
Willis Towers Watson finds that while nearly half of employees are deferring medical care, few report suffering worse health outcomes so far.
The list of potentially inappropriate medications includes antidepressants, barbiturates, androgens, estrogens, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, first-generation antihistamines, and antipsychotics.
Marcus Whitney, CEO and co-founder of Nashville-based Health:Further, talks about the winding path that led him to healthcare entrepreneurship and his commitment "to make my life's work about this."
HHS also is expanding provider eligibility for $20 billion in emergency funding under its Phase 3 distribution of PRF money.
Report credits rapid technological advances and improved access and availability for exponential growth.
The settlement does not release from further criminal charges the Sackler family, owners of Purdue, nor any of company's executives or employees.
A KFF analysis finds that admissions cratered in March and April but were at 95% of predicted admissions by mid-summer.
A Robert Wood Johnson study estimates that 21 million people would lose health insurance coverage if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns the ACA.