The federal government’s effort to penalize hospitals for excessive patient readmissions is ending its first decade with Medicare cutting payments to nearly half the nation’s hospitals.
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The American Alliance of Orthopaedic Executives (AAOE) adds the MotionMD® software platform by DJO® to the Peer Review Program™ for orthopedic and musculoskeletal vendors, connecting members with industry professionals. The AAOE Peer Review Program™ has been established to evaluate vendors of orthopedic products, services, and solutions. Approved vendors have demonstrated a strong reputation for advancing orthopedic practice objectives.
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Announcement is the first in a series of regulations aimed at shielding patients from increased financial hardships stemming from surprise medical bills
The Biden-Harris Administration, through the U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services (HHS), Labor, and Treasury, and the Office of Personnel Management, issued “Requirements Related to Surprise Billing; Part I,” an interim final rule that will restrict excessive out of pocket costs to consumers from surprise billing and balance billing. Surprise billing happens when people unknowingly get care from providers that are outside of their health plan’s network and can happen for both emergency and non-emergency care. Balance billing, when a provider charges a patient the remainder of what their insurance does not pay, is currently prohibited in both Medicare and Medicaid. This rule will extend similar protections to Americans insured through employer-sponsored and commercial health plans.
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No healthcare organization can afford to waste money, time, or personnel on outdated systems. In this issue of Becker’s Health CareReview, learn how our MotionMD®, VeriPro®, and OaraScore® software solutions can help improve efficiency, security, and benefit the industry in an interview with EVP of Healthcare Solutions Steve Ingel. Please click here to read the entire article. Becker’s Healthcare Article