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May 21, 2015
A cyber attack against a database at health insurer CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield serves as another potent reminder to hospitals and other health care organizations of the importance of ongoing in
May 21, 2015
The House Energy and Commerce Committee today voted 51-0 to approve H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act.
May 20, 2015
The AHA today urged the House Energy and Commerce Committee not to cut payments to hospitals to pay for Section 2123 of the 21st Century Cures Act, which provides for additional payment under Medic
May 20, 2015
The Senate Special Committee on Aging today held a hearin
May 20, 2015
The AHA today urged the Food and Drug Administration to revise its draft guidance for mixing, diluting or repackaging biological products to permit longer beyond-use-dates if testing or validated s
May 20, 2015
New Hampshire hospitals saw 22% fewer emergency visits, 27% fewer admissions and 15% fewer outpatient visits by uninsured patients in the first nine months of the state’s Medicaid expansion a
May 20, 2015
A new toolkit from the AHA’s Physician Leadership Forum addresses the appropriate use of elective percutaneous coronary intervention for patients with acute heart disease.
May 20, 2015
The Senate Special Committee on Aging today held a hearing to examine
May 20, 2015
When it comes to hospital disputes with Medicare’s recovery audit contractors – or RACs – this one is a doozy.