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The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 and HOPD payment reforms: what payers and providers need to know

USA - November 19 2015 On November 2, 2015, President Obama signed the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (BBA) into law, which averts a potential government shutdown by…

Patrick D. Cornelius, Sven C. Collins, Adam D. Colvin, Stephen P. Nash, Robert D. Nauman

FTC Health Care Division issues advisory opinion letter approving PHO

USA - February 19 2013 On February 13, 2013, the staff of the Health Care Division of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued an Advisory Opinion letter to a…

Scott A. Edelstein, David W. Grauer, Mark J. Botti, Lisa G. Han, John M. Kirsner

CMS Releases Final Rule Implementing Site Neutral Payment Rule

USA - December 1 2016 Earlier this month, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released final rules implementing Section 603 of the Bipartisan Balanced Budget…

Sven C. Collins, Adam D. Colvin, Beth L. Goldstein, Stephen P. Nash, Robert D. Nauman, John E. Wyand

Application for recognition as a 501(C)(29) organization

USA - February 19 2015 The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and Department of the Treasury (Treasury) published in the January 29, 2015 Federal Register final income tax…

Michael G. Meissner, Stephen P. Nash, George J. Schutzer, Katie A. Sunderland

With New Primary Care Compensation Model, CMS Continues Efforts to Promote Value-Based Payments

USA - April 19 2016 Beginning in January 2017, primary care physicians and their practices (PCPs) will be able to participate in a multi-payer payment reform and care…

James Hafner, Jr