Work helps make people healthier, CMS chief Seema Verma said in approving Utah’s waiver request to tie government health benefits to employment or volunteer work. But Judge James Boasberg has said that isn’t the goal of Medicaid.
The decision applies only to Kentucky and Arkansas, and many experts expect the administration and other conservative states to continue to move forward on rules that would limit coverage for people who don’t work.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) recently published a Request for Information “on how to address any undue regulatory impact and burden of the physician self-referral law,” commonly referred to as the Stark law. According to CMS, the RFI is part and parcel of the Department of Health and Human Services’ (“HHS”) “Regulatory […]
With the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula coming to an end, and Medicare Access & CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) on the horizon, it is vital to be up to speed on the latest alternative payment models! This newly developed whitepaper covers it all – “Emerging Payment Models: Navigate the current state of financial uncertainty […]