Posts Tagged: ACA

Two senators have reached a deal to reinstate federal subsidies. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). Republican Senator Lamar Alexander and Democratic… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) In Start to Unwinding the Health Law, Trump to Ease Insurance Rules. The Wall Street Journal, October 11, 2017. President Trump is initiating the unwinding of the Affordable Care Act and instructing agencies to… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) ONC dials back meaningful use certification program. Healthcare IT News, September 21, 2017. Changes have been made to meaningful use criteria to reduce the burden on the industry. 2) States ask insurers to prioritize… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Equifax, company in data breach, holds Obamacare customer info. AJC, September 13, 2017. Equifax has the federal contract to verify incomes for policyholders on the Affordable Care Act insurance exchanges. 2) FDA Moves To… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Health insurers urged to ‘do the right thing’ after Harvey. Houston Chronicle, September 6, 2017. The Texas Department of Insurance is urging health insurers to loosen restrictions for people seeking medical or mental health… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Senate Soundly Rejects Repeal-Only Health Plan. The New York Times, July 26, 2017. The Senate rejected a measure that would repeal parts of the Affordable Care Act without a replacement. 2) Romania to pass… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) FDA may publicly shame drug makers for thwarting generic rivals. STAT, July 19, 2017. The FDA may soon publicly shame brand name drug makers to break a logjam caused by a program designed to… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) As Affordable Care Act Repeal Teeters, Prospects for Bipartisanship Build. The New York Times, June 28, 2017.  Mitch McConnell suggested Democrats help with the bill to repeal the ACA. 2) Drugmakers Are Racing to… Read the rest »