Posts Tagged: #Medicare

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Aspirus acquiring Ascension hospitals, clinics in Wisconsin Fox 6 Aspirus Health is buying seven Ascension hospitals, 21 clinics, and transport services in parts of Wisconsin. CMS issues final rule for Medicare coverage of breakthrough technologies:… Read the rest »

While telehealth’s popularity skyrocketed during COVID-19, telehealth for behavioral health treatment was used more widely than telehealth for physical symptoms. 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… 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: Hackers taking aim at crucial COVID-19 vaccine ‘cold chain’ says IBM Healthcare IT News A global phishing campaign is underway targeting companies involved with the refrigerated supply chain infrastructure needed for COVID-19 vaccine distribution. AstraZeneca… 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: Hospitals get more time to repay Medicare loans Becker’s Hospital Review CMS will not begin recouping payments as scheduled, but will wait until one year after the loan was issued to begin withholding funds. HHS… 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 »