Health Care Reform Update -- August 13, 2012

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.

Excerpt from Implementation of the Affordable Care Act

On August 7th the Department of Health and Human Services governing electronic funds transfers between physicians, hospitals, and health plans. HHS claims that the new rules will simplify the payment process and save up to $9 billion over the next decade.

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Published In: Administrative Agency Updates, Health Updates, Insurance Updates

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