ASC News


Date Title
August 16 2017 FY 2018 Medicare Inpatient Prospective Payment System Final Rule Released
August 16 2017 FY 2018 Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities, Skilled Nursing Facilities Final Rules Released
August 16 2017 Medicare Inpatient Psychiatric Facility Rates to Increase by $45 Million in FY 2018
August 16 2017 PA – DHS Notifies 100,000 Medicaid Consumers in Region of Pending Changes
August 16 2017 TX – House Approves Bill to Reverse Medicaid Cuts to Children’s Therapy Services
August 16 2017 FL – Medicaid Waiver Receives CMS Approval
July 28 2017 CMS Releases Proposed 2018 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) and Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS)
May 24 2017 MA – OptumHealth to Acquire Reliant Medical Group
April 11 2017 PA – Report Links over 850 Medication Errors to Health Information Technology
March 15 2017 CMS Updates cEQM Table for ECs and EPs for 2017 Performance Period
January 24 2017 MedPac Approves Pay Increase Recommendations for Hospitals, Physicians
January 24 2017 UnitedHealth Group to Buy Outpatient Surgery Chain for $2.3 Billion
July 28 2016 CT Colonography Approved for Cancer Screening
July 25 2016 Proposed 2017 MPFS Eliminates Moderate Sedation from GI Procedures
July 22 2016 Coventry Health Modifies Ambulatory Surgery Rates
July 21 2016 Anesthesia Use in Colonoscopies Leads to New Concerns
July 21 2016 Senate Panel asks for Concurrent Surgery Records
July 13 2016 CMS Proposes 2017 ASC and HOPPS Rates, Only 90 Day MU Reporting
May 24 2016 COVENTRY – Procedure Change for Modifier 74
May 24 2016 AETNA – Changes for Modifier 73