09/25/12 | SOURCE: Health Data Management
The American Hospital Association has responded to a Sept. 24 letter that the Department of Health and Human Services and Attorney General sent to five hospital associations warning about the use of electronic health records to “game” the billing system and commit fraud.
08/23/12 | SOURCE: CMS
CMS released the final ruling for the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs: Stage 2.
08/23/12 | SOURCE: Health Data Management
The Department of Health and Human Services has released the final rules for the Stage 2 electronic health records meaningful use incentive program.
08/11/12 | SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal
In selecting Rep. Paul Ryan as his running mate, Mitt Romney has also made the fight over the future of Medicare a focal point of the election, raising opportunities and challenges for both parties, particularly in battleground states such as Florida.
08/03/12 | SOURCE: ModernPhysician.com
Medicare providers who were required to e-prescribe in the first six months of 2012 but did not may avoid penalties under two newly proposed hardship exemptions.
07/24/12 | SOURCE: ModernHealthcare.com
The CMS has begun the promised audits of Medicare providers and dual-eligible Medicare and Medicaid hospitals that have received federal electronic health-record system incentive payments, the agency confirmed.