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Sep 16, 2020
Eligible organizations can apply for up to $5 million each to serve as lead organizations for the Community Transformation Track in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ Community Health Access and Rural Transformation Model.
Sep 16, 2020
The AHA Center for Health Innovation and AHA’s Society for Health Care Strategy and Market Development Navigating a New Reality Virtual Conference concluded today with a keynote session on the future of virtual health Atrium Health’s Scott Rissmiller, M.D., executive vice president and chief physician executive, Jhaymee Tynan, Atrium Health’s assistant vice president of integration.
Sep 15, 2020
The National Institutes of Health announced a new public-private partnership, the goal of which is to meet the urgent need for early therapeutic interventions for people at risk of developing schizophrenia.
Sep 15, 2020
Many rural hospitals have been challenged with maintaining obstetric services but are now partnering with others to improve birth outcomes for mothers and babies.
Sep 15, 2020
Eighty organizations in 36 states and two territories, including some hospitals and health systems, will receive close to $25 million in grants through the Health Resources and Services Administration as part of the Rural Communities Opioid Response Program, the Department of Health and Human Services announced.
Sep 15, 2020
Accountable care organizations in the Medicare Shared Savings Program generated $1.19 billion in total net savings to Medicare in 2019, the third and largest annual savings for the program to date, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma announced.
Sep 15, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released guidance for states on opportunities to advance value-based care in Medicaid, which reviews available federal authorities and “lessons learned” from early state and federal experiences.
Sep 15, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services proposes to fully phase in its new risk adjustment model for Medicare Advantage plans in calendar year 2022, as required by the 21st Century Cures Act, the agency announced yesterday.
Sep 15, 2020
As urged by the AHA, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced that it will withdraw its Medicaid fiscal accountability proposed rule from its regulatory agenda.
Sep 15, 2020
A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study found that Hispanic, Black and American Indian/Alaskan Native persons under the age 21 disproportionately accounted for most COVID-19-related deaths in this age category.