Posts Tagged: #CMS

The Transparency in Coverage final rule released by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Department of Labor, and the Department of Treasury puts health care information in the hands of consumers and has the potential to impact all healthcare providers. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare… 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: Aetna settles HIPAA breaches affecting nearly 18,500 members Becker’s Hospital Review Aetna agreed to pay the OCR $1Million to settle three separate HIPAA violations. Medicare finalizing coverage policy for coronavirus vaccine AP Medicare will cover… 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: CMS expands list of telehealth services that can get Medicare reimbursement Fierce Healthcare CMS added new telehealth services that will be reimbursed by Medicare, to accelerate use of telehealth. The collapse of the Beaumont-Advocate Aurora… 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: Iranian Hackers Targeting, Exploiting VPN Flaws of US Healthcare, IT Orgs Health IT Security Iran-backed hackers are targeting US federal agencies and businesses using flaws in commonly used Virtual Private Networks. U.S. plans to distribute… 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: Nearly 800,000 health records breached in August Becker’s Health IT In August alone, 13 healthcare breaches were reported impacting a total of 783,364 individuals. CMS pitches coverage of breakthrough devices in tandem with FDA authorization… 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: HHS outlines public health goals for next 10 years: 5 things to know Becker’s Hospital Review HHS shared its plan for dealing with the nation’s biggest health challenges in a report published this week. Doctor… Read the rest »

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released the 2021 physician fee schedule with proposed changes, including changes affecting the future of telehealth. 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… 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: CMS’ proposed outpatient payment rule for 2021: 5 things to know Becker’s Hospital Review CMS released its Outpatient Prospective Payment System proposed rule for 2021, with comments due by October 5. Teladoc Health absorbs chronic… Read the rest »