—Steven Porter is an associate content manager and online news editor for HealthLeaders, a Simplify Compliance brand.
The CMS administrator said states won't be granted ACA waivers for proposals that would undermine access and affordability. Some say her verbal commitment is more stringent than the administration's own written guidance.
The proposal aims to solve a disparity that CMS says can create 'a downard spiral' for low wage index hospitals. That means a decrease for high-wage index hospitals.
Trump administration health officials cited the annual report as evidence the government should avoid 'Medicare-for-All.'
Organizations that have filed amicus briefs in the DOJ's federal lawsuit have told the court who they want to testify next month.
The agency said its methodology will better reflect the individual market. Critics said the change may not be legally justified.
A warrant was issued after the coroner determined the nurse's death was directly related to injuries from a belligerent patient the week prior.
The hospital's CEO reportedly told staff the process has been 'emotionally draining and financially devastating.'
When policymakers say they aim to eliminate the middlemen who drive up healthcare costs, they're not just talking about prescription drugs.
The nonprofit health system's new top executive will take over this summer for the current CEO, who's been in place nearly two decades.
The court proceedings are among several healthcare-related cases causing some friction for the White House's policy objectives.