Articles

Results 6 to 10 of 13


A primer on Medicare requirements for physician supervision of incident to services

USA - September 9 2014 Services provided by a physician's auxiliary staff that are "incident to" the physician's services are paid under the physician fee schedule at a…

Proposed rules implementing Affordable Care Act rules prohibit discrimination by health insurers and set standards for essential health benefits

USA - December 21 2012 On November 20, 2012, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued proposed rules under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010…

PPACA’s expansion of Medicaid in light of the Supreme Court’s decision in National Federation of Independent Business

USA - July 31 2012 On June 28, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its much-anticipated decision in National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius, No. 11-393 (U.S. June 28, 2012).

CMCS launches new Medicaid website

USA - February 3 2012 ​The Center for Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Services (CMCS) now has an official government website designed to make more information and resources available about these programs.

Christopher P. Brewer

What hospitals and physicians need to know about CMS’s proposed rule interpreting the Physician Payment Sunshine Act

USA - February 1 2012 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued on December 14, 2011 its much-anticipated proposed rule interpreting the requirements of the Physician Payment Sunshine Act (Act), enacted by Congress as Section 6002 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on March 23, 2010.

Kenneth L. Burgess