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Legislation Introduced to 'improve' health IT systems

Senators Bill Cassidy and Sheldon Whitehouse have introduced bipartisan legislation to "strengthen accountability and improve transparency" in health information technology systems. The Transparent Ratings on Usability and Security to Transform Information Technology (TRUST...

source: By Scott E. Rupp
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Lack of financial reimbursement may be preventing physicians from initiating imperative end-of-life discussions about a patient’s definitive health desires and wishes. The Pew Charitable Trusts is concerned with the lack of attention end-of-life conversations hold...

source: RevCycleIntelligence

The American Medical Association's house of Delegates recently held its Interim Meeting and announced its latest policy efforts regarding meaningful use and telehealth. Recently, an AMA-led coalition of 111 medical societies called on Congressional leaders to refocus the...

source: CMIO

The ICD-10 transition is negatively impacting inpatient and outpatient coder productivity at hospitals of all sizes and types, according to survey results from healthcare outsourcing vendor HIMagine Solutions Inc. The company has been collecting data on a weekly basis...

source: Health Data Management

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has finalized its rule for the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Program. Although CMS made a few significant changes in the bundled payment program, it is still mandatory for most of the hospitals in the regions the 5-year...

source: Medscape

Lately the news about Medicare costs has been surprisingly good. Congress recently made a deal to spare some beneficiaries what would have been steep 50% hikes in Part B premiums (for doctor and outpatient services) next year. Even better, data from the Medicare Trustees...

source: Time

As the healthcare industry continues to move from volume- to value-based systems of care, provider pay is following suit. However, aligning clinical compensation models with performance remains an ongoing challenge. According...

source: Becker's Hospital Review


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