Physician Issues

Jan 13, 2022
AHA letter to Reps. Tom Cole, R-Okla., Markwayne Mullin, R-Okla., and Dina Titus, D-Nev., and Sens. Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., and Jacky Rosen, D-Nev, expressing support for the Medical Student Education Authorization Act.
Dec 20, 2021
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Dec. 17 issued a final rule with comment period related to certain policies for the fiscal year (FY) 2022 inpatient prospective payment system (IPPS).
Nov 12, 2021
A recent opinion piece in The Hill promoting physician-owned hospitals gives a misleading and incomplete account of these facilities and the reasons for current statutory restrictions on their growth, writes Ashley Thompson, senior vice president for public policy analysis and development at the…
Nov 12, 2021
A recent piece in The Hill promoting physician-owned hospitals gives a misleading and incomplete account of these facilities and the reasons for current statutory restrictions on their growth.
Nov 8, 2021
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Friday updated its recommendations for clinicians retesting children tested with recalled LeadCare lead test kits.
Nov 2, 2021
AHA statement on 2022 OPPS and PFS final rules from Executive Vice President Stacey Hughes.
Nov 2, 2021
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released its calendar year 2022 final rule for the physician fee schedule.
Sep 13, 2021
Commenting on the Centers for Medicare…
Sep 9, 2021
September Alliance Exclusive Preventing Physician Suicide infographic. Physicians are at risk. The rate of suicide among doctors is roughly twice that of the general population, and one of the highest among any profession.
Jul 13, 2021
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services late released its calendar year 2022 proposed rule for the physician fee schedule.