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CMS schedules August 24-25, 2015 OPPS Advisory Panel meeting
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2015

CMS has announced that it is holding a meeting of the Advisory Panel on Hospital Outpatient Payment on August 24-25, 2015. The purpose of the Panel is


21st Century Cures markup underway; offsets released
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2015

Today the House Energy and Commerce Committee is marking up H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act, a high-profile, bipartisan bill that seeks to


OIG reviews HHA background check policies
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

In response to a Congressional request, the OIG has reviewed the extent to which home health agencies (HHAs) have employed individuals with criminal


Medicare Shared Savings Program applications for January 1, 2016 start date
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

CMS is proceeding with the application process for the Medicare Shared Savings Program for the January 1, 2016 program start date. Applicants


GAO calls for tighter reins on section 1115 demonstrations
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

A recent GAO report examined expenditure authorities in "section 1115" demonstrations approved by HHS between June 2012 and October 2013. Section


Final rule implements HIV Organ Policy Equity Act
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

On May 8, 2015, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) published a final rule to implement the HIV Organ Policy Equity Act (HOPE


OIG flags overpayments due to incorrect physician place-of-service coding
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

According to a recent OIG report, "Incorrect Place-of-Service Coding Resulted in Potential Medicare Overpayments Costing Millions," physicians did


GAO report on oversight of Medicaid payments to hospitals
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has released a report entitled "Medicaid: CMS Oversight of Provider Payments Is Hampered by Limited Data


OIG examines MedicaidPart D drug rebate policy
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

The OIG has issued a report, Medicaid Rebates for Brand-Name Drugs Exceeded Part D Rebates by a Substantial Margin," comparing statutory Medicaid


CMS invites suggestions for potential PQRS measures
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

CMS is soliciting quality measure suggestions for potential use in the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) and other quality programs in future