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Health Care Update

In This Issue: Implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Other Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; Upcoming Hearings and Markups; Excerpt from Implementation of the...more

4/1/2014 - Affordable Care Act Contraceptive Coverage Mandate Healthcare Medicaid Medicare Physician SGR Formula SCOTUS

Health Care Update

In This Issue: Implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Other Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; Other Health Care News; and Upcoming Hearings and Markups. Excerpt from...more

3/25/2014 - Affordable Care Act CMS Healthcare Medicaid Medicare Open Enrollment

Health Care Reform Update -- February 10, 2014

In This Issue: Implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Other Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; Other Health News; and Hearings and Mark-Ups Scheduled. Excerpt from...more

2/11/2014 - Affordable Care Act CMS Healthcare Healthcare Reform Medicaid Medicare Physician SGR Formula

Health Care Reform Update -- December 23, 2013

In This Issue: CMS Signals Major Changes Coming for Pioneer ACOs; Implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Other Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; Other Health Care News; and...more

12/24/2013 - ACOs Affordable Care Act CMS Healthcare Healthcare Reform Medicare

Congress Moves Toward Permanent “Doc-Fix”

In a significant development, the House Ways and Means Committee and Senate Finance Committee each advanced its version of Sustainable Growth Rate reform legislation on Thursday, December 12. Thus, early next year, lawmakers...more

12/17/2013 - Medicare Physician Medicare Reimbursements

Health Care Reform Update -- November 25, 2013

In This Issue: Implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Other HHS and Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; and Hearings and Mark-Ups Scheduled. Excerpt from...more

11/26/2013 - 23andMe Affordable Care Act CMS FDA Genetic Testing Health Insurance Exchanges Healthcare Healthcare Reform Healthcare.gov HHS Medicare

SGR Reform—Improved Outlook for Congressional Action This Year?

What is the SGR? The Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula was enacted in 1992 as a statutory means of controlling Medicare spending by calculating annual updates to the Medicare physician fee schedule. The fee...more

10/25/2013 - CMS Healthcare Medicaid Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Physician SGR Formula Sustainable Business Practices

Government Shutdown Aftermath: CMS Under Pressure to Finalize Medicare Payment Rules

..Because of the prolonged government shutdown, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) may encounter delays in promulgating final payment rules that would otherwise be effective January 1, 2014. ..It is...more

10/21/2013 - CMS Home Health Care Medicare Payment Plans

Effect of a Government Shutdown on Medicare, Medicaid, and Other ACA-Related Operations

If the federal government is forced to shut down as a result of a budget impasse in Congress, discretionary programs and federal employees would be the most affected, while payments for Medicare services, the Affordable Care...more

9/26/2013 - Affordable Care Act Government Shutdown Medicaid Medicare

Health Care Reform Update -- August 26, 2013

In This Issue: Leading the News; Implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Other HHS and Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; Other Health Care News; and Hearings and Mark-Ups...more

8/27/2013 - Affordable Care Act CCIIO CMS Healthcare Reform HHS Medicaid Medicare

Health Care Reform Update -- July 15th, 2013

In This Issue: Leading the News; Implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Other HHS and Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; Hearings and Mark-Ups Scheduled. Excerpt from...more

7/17/2013 - Affordable Care Act CMS Employee Benefits Healthcare Healthcare Reform HHS IRS Medicaid Medicare

Health Care Reform Update -- May 28th, 2013

In This Issue: Implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Other HHS and Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; Other Health Care News; and Hearings and Mark-Ups...more

5/28/2013 - Affordable Care Act CMS Health Insurance Exchanges Healthcare HHS Medicare State Health Plans

Health Care Reform Update -- May 13, 2013

In This Issue: Implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Other HHS and Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; Other Health Care News; and Hearings and Mark-Ups...more

5/15/2013 - Affordable Care Act CMS FDA Health Insurance Exchanges Healthcare HHS Medicaid Medicare Proposed Legislation Wellness Programs

Health Care Reform Update -- May 6, 2013

In This Issue: Implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Other HHS and Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; Other Health Care News; and Hearings and Mark-Ups Scheduled....more

5/8/2013 - Affordable Care Act CMS DOJ FDA Healthcare HHS IRS Medicaid Medicare

Health Care Reform Update -- April 2, 2013

In This Issue: Implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA); Other HHS and Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; Other Health Care News; and Hearings and Mark-Ups...more

4/3/2013 - Abortion Affordable Care Act CMS Contraceptive Coverage Mandate Health Insurance Exchanges Healthcare HHS Medicaid Medical Devices Medicare Physician-Owned Distributors Physicians Proposed Legislation

Health Care Reform Update -- March 25, 2013

In This Issue: Leading the News; Implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Other HHS and Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; Other Health Care News; and Hearings and Mark-Ups...more

3/26/2013 - Affordable Care Act DOJ FDA Healthcare HHS Medicaid Medicare Proposed Amendments

Health Care Reform Update -- March 11, 2013

In This Issue: Implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Other HHS and Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; Other Health Care News; and Hearings and Mark-Ups...more

3/12/2013 - Affordable Care Act FDA Healthcare HHS Medicaid Medicare

Health Care Reform Update -- March 4, 2013

In This Issue: Implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Other HHS and Federal Regulatory Initiatives; Other Congressional and State Initiatives; Other Health Care News; and Hearings and Mark-Ups...more

3/5/2013 - Affordable Care Act CMS GAO Health Insurance Exchanges Healthcare HHS Medicaid Medicare

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