Government & Policy
07:52 am March 10, 2017
Convene every stakeholder. Identify cross-department linkages. Understand patient sub-populations. Don’t forget long-term care and behavioral health. And hold ACOs accountable.
03:30 pm March 09, 2017
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has more important priorities than software development, VA Secretary David Shulkin, MD, told the House Committee on Veterans Affairs.
10:43 am March 09, 2017
The $400 million corporate tax break to top insurance executives was a major sticking point for House Democrats in discussions that lasted until 4. a.m.
07:50 am March 09, 2017
Anthony Marino will supervise infrastructure and initiatives and provide vendor oversight.
10:30 am March 08, 2017
Two major hospital groups, concerned about the financial impact that would be imposed on them under House Republicans' proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act, have said they can't support the bill in its current form.
HIMSS17 roundup: Emerging technologies, reality check on ACA repeal, Dan Rather's reasons for optimism
09:17 am March 08, 2017
This year's conference hit on many healthcare trends, including machine learning, analytics and population health. And then there were Dan Rather, Ginni Rometty, John Boehner and Michael Leavitt. Here are the high points, all in one place.
07:01 am March 07, 2017
The proposed legislation would also keep two key provisions: Adult children can stay on their parents' insurance plan until age 26 and insurers cannot charge people with preexisting medical conditions more for coverage.
04:46 pm March 06, 2017
Michael Kratsios will replace Alexander Macgillivray, though the President has not yet named a Chief Technology Officer to take over for Megan Smith.
03:29 pm March 03, 2017
The latest draft would phase out Medicaid expansion for low-income adults and convert to block grants for the states.
09:57 am March 03, 2017
The External HIPAA Audit Readiness Toolkit, free for members, includes checklists for HIPAA audit steps, a list of potential documents OCR could request and a master policy template for the privacy and security compliance program.