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OIG Highlights Varying Local Medicare Part B Drug Coverage Policies; Recommends Single Entity to Make Drug Coverage Determinations
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 23 2016

The OIG has issued a report entitled “MACs Continue to Use Different Methods to Determine Drug Coverage,” which reviews how Medicare Administrative


GAO Calls For Mandatory Medicare Drug ASP Reporting, CMS Verification of Drug Pricing
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 23 2016

A recent Government Accountability Office (GAO) report, “Medicare Part B: CMS Should Take Additional Steps to Verify Accuracy of Data Used to Set


OIG Cautions that States May Be Claiming Matching Funds for Privately-Operated Hospitals
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2016

The OIG has issued a memo to CMS suggesting that some states may be claiming matching funds for government-owned but privately-operated hospitals


OIG Examines Adverse Events in Rehab Hospitals
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2016

According to a recent HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) report, about 29 of Medicare beneficiaries experienced adverse or temporary harm events


CMS Announces Changes to Medicare Advantage Value-Based Insurance Design Model
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2016

CMS is announcing changes to the Medicare Advantage Value-Based Insurance Design (MA-VBID) model, which is testing how MA plans can use health plan


CMS Proposes Reforms to PACE Program
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2016

CMS is proposing numerous changes to the regulations governing the Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) program, which is a


CMS ICD-10 Coding Flexibility Policy to End October 1, 2016. Period.
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2016

On October 1, 2016, CMS is definitively ending an ICD-10 coding “flexibility” policy announced last year that prevents practitioner Medicare Part B


MACRA Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee to Meet September 16
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 18 2016

The Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee will meet on September 16, 2016. The Committee will continue discussions about the


CMS Schedules Next Meeting of Advisory Panel on Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory Tests for September 12
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 18 2016

CMS has announced that the next meeting date of the Advisory Panel on Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory Tests will be September 12, 2016. The meeting is


Game-Changing PAMA Rule Sets off Major Payment Shifts for Lab Tests
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 15 2016

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently published a major final rule that will base Medicare clinical laboratory fee schedule