10/01/14 | SOURCE: EHR Intelligence
So far, CMS has given no indication of the portion of applications that will receive relief. The situation, however, has been on the federal agency’s radar for some time after early meaningful use attestation numbers in 2014 showed a slow start.
09/29/14 | SOURCE: Modern Healthcare
Medicare will begin docking physicians’ pay next year if they decline to report on PQRS measures. Providers, however, remain confused and frustrated by its framework.
09/18/14 | SOURCE: Politico
Physicians who just spent hundreds of millions of dollars to install new electronic health record systems will face millions in federal penalties.
09/14/14 | SOURCE: NPR
MS projected that health-expenditure growth would accelerate to 5.6 percent this year from an estimated 3.6 percent in 2013.
09/08/14 | SOURCE: Forbes
Predicting the future is impossible. But these five health care megatrends offer reason for hope – and for concern, as well.
09/03/14 | SOURCE: Health News Florida
Florida Healthcare Plus, a Medicare HMO and drug plan, has been temporarily blocked from enrolling any new members, its chief executive says.