CMS announces new primary care payment models aimed at greater shared risk

Posted by Kate Tingley on Oct 4, 2019 5:49:35 AM

The Trump Administration is experimenting with several new primary care payment models, including one that would shift providers to global payments.

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Topics: CMS

CMS offering $50M in grants to help state Medicaid programs tackle opioid epidemic

Posted by Kate Tingley on Oct 4, 2019 5:44:47 AM

The Trump administration is offering $50 million in grants to assist state Medicaid programs with addressing the opioid crisis.

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Topics: CMS, opioid crisis

New CMS data on ACOs: Maybe not a high-speed train, but a train nonetheless

Posted by Kate Tingley on Oct 3, 2019 4:00:25 AM
CMS’s release last week of data from the Pioneer and Next Gen ACO programs revealed genuine progress being made among participating ACOs
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Topics: CMS, ACO's

With CMS’ new physician fee schedule on the way, 2018 could be a ‘turning point’ for telemedicine

Posted by Kate Tingley on Oct 1, 2019 8:38:02 AM

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?

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Topics: CMS

CMS finalizes 2019 rules

Posted by Kate Tingley on Oct 1, 2019 8:34:42 AM

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).

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Topics: CMS

CMS Administrator's Remarks at the National Rural Health Association's Annual Conference

Posted by Kate Tingley on Jun 20, 2019 4:56:27 PM

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.

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Topics: rural health, rural communities, CMS

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