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How CMS wants to change Medicare's Physician Fee Schedule in 2020

July 30, 2019


CMS on Monday issued a proposed rule to update the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and Quality Payment Program for calendar year 2020, which includes proposals intended to reduce physicians' administrative burdens and promote value-based care.

Mapped: Where 76B opioid pills went in the US

July 29, 2019


The United States' largest drug companies distributed 76 billion opioid pain pills throughout the country from 2006 to 2012, and California received the most, according to an analysis by the Washington Post published this month.

CMS says it won't approve enhanced federal funding for partial Medicaid expansions

July 29, 2019


CMS last week rejected Utah's proposed Medicaid waiver request seeking enhanced federal funding for the state's partial Medicaid expansion, and the agency said it will not approve similar requests in the future.

FDA launches TV ads to teach youth about the risks of e-cigarettes

July 26, 2019


FDA on Tuesday announced the launch of the agency's first television advertisements intended to educate children about the risks of using e-cigarettes.

The Trump admin's top 3 health care priorities

July 25, 2019


HHS Secretary Alex Azar on Tuesday laid out three of the Trump administration's top health care priorities heading into the 2020 election.

Allergan recalls breast implants linked to rare cancer

July 25, 2019


Allergan on Wednesday announced a global recall of the company's Biocell textured breast implants, after FDA found a link between the implants and a sharp increase in cases of and deaths involving a rare cancer.

Will New Hampshire’s Medicaid work requirements be struck down next?

July 25, 2019


A federal judge who earlier this year struck down Medicaid work requirements in Arkansas and Kentucky on Tuesday heard oral arguments in a lawsuit challenging the Trump administration's approval of Medicaid work requirements in New Hampshire, but it is unclear how the judge will rule in the latest case.

Indian Health Services hospitals are putting patients' health at risk, investigators find

July 24, 2019


Major issues at Indian Health Service hospitals have led to unsafe conditions for patients, risky opioid prescribing practices, and information technology vulnerabilities, according to two reports released Monday by HHS' Office of Inspector General.

What's more accurate than health plan directories? Google, a study finds.

July 24, 2019


Google offers more accurate provider information than many health plan directories, such as health plans' Medicare Advantage directories and exchange plan directories, according to a study recently published in the American Journal of Managed Care.

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