CMS now requires Medicare, Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) providers and suppliers to disclose certain affiliations they may have with other providers and suppliers who are considered “bad actors.”
Health Law & Policy
As healthcare has evolved from strictly fee-for-service toward more value-based care models, these laws can make it difficult for physicians to coordinate care for a patient across facilities.
You don’t need to dig too deeply to uncover the drawbacks of mandated value-based care, and why real value may be found in a much simpler way.
What physicians need to know when reviewing contracts
How can the healthcare industry better encourage doctors to practice in rural settings?
The federal government is pushing forward with regulatory action that it hopes will end data blocking and promote more sharing of patient information.
How a recently concluded jury trial in federal district court in Texas has major nationwide implications for existing and future marketing arrangements between medical facilities and doctors.
A proposed rule to limit rebates paid by drug companies to pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) could negatively impact physicians, payers and patients.
Groups representing primary care physicians said new state laws restricting abortion impede the physician-patient relationship and may jeopardize patient care.
A new RAND study uncovers significant differences between healthcare costs paid by privately insured patients and those paid out by Medicare.