Behavioral Health News


Date Title
December 14 2017 Final Rule Scraps Mandatory Hip, Cardiac Bundled Payment Models
December 14 2017 CY 2018 CLFS – Final Payment Rates and Crosswalking/Gapfilling Determinations
December 14 2017 Medicare HOPPS, ASC Rates and Policies Finalized for CY 2018
December 14 2017 Connecticut Department of Social Services Implements New Medically Unlikely Edits Review Process
December 14 2017 FDA Approves Monthly Buprenorphine Injection for Opioid Use Disorder
November 29 2017 Insurers Praise Medicare Advantage Alternative Payment Models Demonstration Project
November 29 2017 CMS Reinforces Rule Prohibiting Billing Dually Eligible Individuals Enrolled in Qualified Medicare Beneficiary Program
November 29 2017 2018 Medicare Parts A, B Premiums and Deductibles Announced
November 29 2017 Anthem Integrated Medical and Behavioral Healthcare Reimbursement Policy Update
November 29 2017 NJ – DHS Expands Behavioral Health Benefits Covered Under NJ FamilyCare
November 29 2017 NY – Value Based Payment Reporting Requirements Released
November 08 2017 2018 QPP and MPFS Final Rules Released
November 08 2017 OH – State Review Panel Releases Medicaid Funds
November 08 2017 MA – Senate Releases Comprehensive Health Care Legislation
November 08 2017 CMS Announces Transition of eCQMs to CQL for CY2019 Reporting Periods
November 08 2017 CMS Issues Guidance on Information Blocking Prevention in MIPS
November 08 2017 New Medicaid Policy to Combat Opioid Crisis by Increasing Treatment Access
November 08 2017 House Votes to Continue CHIP Funding
October 25 2017 IN Health Coverage Programs Annual Update of ICD-10 Codes
October 10 2017 VA Issues Proposed Rule to Allow Telemedicine Across State Lines