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Congressional health policy hearings

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 26 2015

Congressional committees have held several hearings this week on health policy issues. On March 24, the Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee held

CMS publishes corrections to 2015 Medicare physician fee schedule final rule

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 26 2015

CMS has published corrections to its final 2015 Medicare physician fee schedule rule. Among other things, the rule reflects a previously-announced

House approves Medicare Access and Chip Reauthorization Act

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 26 2015

Today the U.S. House of Representatives approved a major Medicare package, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), which would

CMS proposes removing two NCDs under expedited process

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 26 2015

In 2013, CMS adopted an expedited administrative process to remove certain national coverage determinations (NCDs) older than 10 years since their

CMS call on reviewing Open PaymentsSunshine Act data (April 15)

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 20 2015

CMS is hosting a national provider call on April 15, 2015 to discuss the Open Payments program, including the process for physicians and teaching

Ways & Means Committee schedules March 24 hearing on use of data analysis to stop Medicare fraud

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 19 2015

On March 24, the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight is holding a hearing on CMS's use of the Fraud Prevention System (FPS) to identify

House approves Medicare DMEPOS competitive bidding, hospital observation, controlled substances, & trauma care bills

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 17 2015

Yesterday the House of Representatives approved the following health policy bills: H.R. 284, the Medicare DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Improvement Act

House to vote today on DMEPOS competitive bidding, hospital observation policy, and other health policy bills

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 16 2015

On March 16, 2015, the House of Representatives is scheduled to consider the following health policy legislation: H.R. 284, the Medicare DMEPOS

CMS invites stakeholders to join "Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network" to promote alternative payment models

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 16 2015

As previously reported, CMS has established a public-private partnership, the Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network, to support HHS's goal

OIG reviews Medicare reimbursement for Critical Access Hospital (CAH) swing-bed services

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 16 2015

A recent OIG report examines increasing use of CAH "swing-bed" services, which the OIG describes as being equivalent to services performed at a SNF