The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission in a draft recommendation calls on Congress to repeal MACRA's Merit-based Incentive Payment System and replace it with a new Voluntary Value Program, under which physicians would be compared with their peers on certain performance-based quality of care measures.
Glassdoor's Employees' Choice Awards for the Best Places to Work in 2018 include 17 health care organizations.
Federal lawmakers are considering whether to include in a year-end spending measure language that would stop the Affordable Care Act's (ACA) health insurance and medical device taxes from taking effect next year, as well as an additional delay of the ACA's so-called "Cadillac tax."
Lina Mørch, a senior researcher at the Copenhagen University Hospital and an author on the study, says the study's findings were unexpected.
A young woman who viewed August's solar eclipse through what she mistakenly thought were eclipse glasses has sustained untreatable eye damage—but doctors say detailed images of her retinal damage could pave the way for treatment in the future.