The Trump Administration is experimenting with several new primary care payment models, including one that would shift providers to global payments.
The Trump administration is offering $50 million in grants to assist state Medicaid programs with addressing the opioid crisis.
New telehealth gadgets and applications are popping up every day, but physicians are usually still left with the same old questions about them: Do they work? Will I get sued? And can I get paid?
CMS has issued its final 2019 rule for both the Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) and the Quality Payment Program (QPP), which includes the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS).
The CMS administrator, Seema Verma, spoke at the National Rural Health Association's Annual Meeting in May. Seema shared that CMS is committed to partnering with the rural health community to improve access and quality of care through the Rethinking Rural Health Initiative.