Emergency Medicine News


Date Title
September 13 2017 CMS Waives Provider Screening Requirements in Texas and Louisiana During Hurricane Harvey Recovery Efforts
September 13 2017 TX – Medicaid Proposes Reimbursement Cuts of at least 10% for Several Specialties
August 30 2017 Anthem BCBS – Medical Policy and Clinical Guideline Updates
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 States to Receive $200M in Funding to Combat Infectious Diseases
August 16 2017 ME – Section 1115 Medicaid Waiver Application Calls for Work Requirements, Premiums, Asset Testing
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)
July 13 2017 MA – New State Budget Establishes Fees to Counter Rising Health Care Costs
July 13 2017 PA – Legislature Takes Aim at Balance Billing
May 24 2017 TX – House Passes Bill to Allow Virtual Visits
May 24 2017 WI – State Seeks CMS’ Permission to Implement Medicaid Eligibility Limit
April 11 2017 Senate Re-introduces Bill to Expand Telehealth Services
January 24 2017 MedPac Approves Pay Increase Recommendations for Hospitals, Physicians
November 28 2016 BCBSIL to be Only Insurer to Offer PPO Plan on State ACA Exchange in 2017
November 10 2016 NH, NJ – State Legislators Make Decisions on Balance Billing Legislation