America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
02:47 pm July 15, 2015
Marilyn Tavenner to represent the political and economic interests of America's commercial payers.
11:28 am March 07, 2013
A report issued this week by the Government Accountability Office reports that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services overpaid the Medicare Advantage program run by private health insurers by between $3.2 billion and $5.1 billion for the years 2010-2012.
12:23 pm October 29, 2012
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) announced Monday the launch of a new interactive iPad app. AHIP officials say the app, "U.S. Health Care Spending 101," is meant to provide policymakers and stakeholders with comprehensive healthcare spending data in an easy-to-use digital format.
12:56 pm June 28, 2012
In a stunning blow to opponents of the Affordable Care Act, the Supreme Court today ruled in a 5-4 vote that the most reviled portion of the health reform law -- the so-called individual mandate requiring all Americans to buy health insurance or face a fine -- is constitutional, since it falls within the power of Congress to impose a tax.
10:51 am March 13, 2012
More than a nagging presage: The United States is on the verge of repeating a past mistake – and to the tune of billions of dollars. That’s right, I’m talking about ICD-10.
09:52 am January 17, 2012
Newt Gingrich, the self-proclaimed "big ideas candidate," still in the running for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination, has a history with Healthcare IT News.
11:53 am May 04, 2011
Department of Health and Human Services officials have launched a new program, developed under the Affordable Care Act, aimed at eliminating medical errors on a national scale.
10:10 am April 26, 2011
The Council for Affordable Quality Healthcare (CAQH) announced Monday that it has launched a transition committee to make recommendations about multi-stakeholder governance of its Committee on Operating Rules for Information Exchange (CORE) initiative.
12:35 pm April 12, 2011
Department of Health and Human Services officials announced Tuesday a new program, developed under the Affordable Care Act, that is aimed at eliminating medical errors on a national scale.
09:12 am November 09, 2010
Value-based insurance design (VBID) pioneer Mark Fendrick and a panel of experts told AHIP Fall Forum attendees that robust IT systems are needed in order to successfully implement VBID programs.