Jul 5, 2022
Another major federal price transparency requirement went into effect July 1, 2022. There are three major federal price transparency policies: Hospital Price Transparency rule; Transparency in Coverage rule; and No Surprises Act.
Health Insurer Price Transparency Rule That Takes Effect July 1 Could Spotlight Media Attention on Hospitals
Jun 23, 2022
The transparency in coverage rule takes effect July 1, imposing new transparency requirements on most group health plans and issuers of health insurance coverage in the individual and group markets. Beginning next month most health plans must disclose publicly in machine-readable files all in-…
Jun 8, 2022
The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Commissioner Robert Califf reported yesterday in a call with AHA and other stakeholders that progress has been made in addressing the shortage of infant formula.
May 20, 2022
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on April 18 issued its fiscal year (FY) 2023 proposed rule for the inpatient and long-term care hospital (LTCH) prospective payment system (PPS).
May 20, 2022
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on April 8 issued its fiscal year (FY) 2023 proposed rule for the skilled nursing facility (SNF) prospective payment system (PPS).
May 19, 2022
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) April 18 issued its hospital inpatient prospective payment system (PPS) and long-term care hospital (LTCH) PPS proposed rule for fiscal year (FY) 2023.
May 12, 2022
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May 11, 2022
An arbitrator has ordered that Anthem Insurance Company, Inc. (“Anthem”) pay a group of 11 acute care hospitals in Indiana (“hospitals”) $4.5 million as compensation for adopting a policy of processing claims for emergency services that the arbitrator found is a “clear” violation of federal and…
May 6, 2022
The AHA continues to advocate for solutions to the workforce issues affecting our field.
May 3, 2022
This National Hospital Week (NHW), the American Hospital Association (AHA) will follow the theme We Are Health Care — recognizing the women and men who work in American’s hospitals and health systems.