A tweak in the way some providers are reimbursed under a new primary-care payment model could deter providers from joining the Medicare initiative.
The CMS is looking to expand its ambitious primary-care model known as Comprehensive Primary Care Plus. But there hasn’t been as much interest in the pilot as anticipated, and now the agency wants to pay incentives only to some participating providers and not others. Continue reading
Widespread adoption of electronic business transactions in healthcare continues to grow, but there’s still an opportunity for $9.4 billion in savings, according to new data released today in the 2016 CAQH Index.
Despite reports that spell big trouble for lawmakers who promises equal or better coverage following repeal of the Affordable Care Act, President Donald Trump said Congress must move forward with sweeping changes to his predecessor’s healthcare reform law.
Trump told dozens of governors who met with him at the White House that the nation’s health care system was in danger of imploding if he and Congress didn’t remake Obamacare.
But the pressure of keeping those who obtained insurance because of the ACA increased over the weekend after those governors gathered for their annual meeting received a sobering report on the impact of repealing the 2010 law.