07/17/14 | SOURCE: Healthcare Informatics
Concerns that nationwide EHR adoption could lead to widespread fraudulent coding are unfounded, according to a study from the University of Michigan Schools of Information and Public Health and the Harvard School of Public Health.
07/07/14 | SOURCE: Medical Economic, Modern Medicine
Beginning next year, primary care physicians and others could begin billing separately for chronic care management services if the Physician Fee Schedule proposed by the CMS is adopted.
07/01/14 | SOURCE: Modern Healthcare
Looking to control Medicaid costs, several states are launching accountable care initiatives that mirror experiments underway with Medicare and private insurers but vary significantly in their approaches.
06/16/14 | SOURCE: NPR
Investors are betting that big data in healthcare can help doctors, hospitals and insurers become leaner.
05/06/14 | SOURCE: Modern Healthcare
Finding a permanent fix to the Medicare payment formula for doctors remains a top priority for House Republicans, according to Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas).
04/22/14 | SOURCE: Modern Healthcare
After more than 5 years, the Obama administration’s top Medicare official is stepping down from his post.