May 16, 2013
Marilyn Tavenner's confirmation as official administrator of CMS immediately drew positive reactions from nearly every corner of the industry and government, as several healthcare stakeholders reacted to the 91-7 landslide Senate vote that took place late Wednesday. Tavenner is the first administrator in nine years to receive Senate confirmation.
November 07, 2012
With President Barack Obama scoring a big victory Tuesday night, earning many more than the 270 electoral votes he needed for reelection, the healthcare industry is responding to the outcome, and the impact it may have on the future of care delivery.
October 23, 2012
At the MGMA-ACMPE annual conference in San Antonio on Monday, a panel of physicians and executives tried to predict where healthcare is headed, gauging the upcoming election's impact on the Affordable Care Act and weighing the potential impact of an expected doctor shortage.
March 30, 2012
The American Medical Association (AMA) and state and national medical specialty societies are pleading with the government for relief from regulation and impending penalties.