CardioVascular Coalition August 2018 Newsletter

CardioVascular Coalition August 2018 Newsletter. Contents include:

  • CMS Issues Proposed Physician Fee Schedule Rule for FY2019
  • CMS Releases OPPS Rule for FY2019
  • House Passes Bill to Permanently Repeal the Medical Device Tax
  • Survey Shows Hospital-Physician Consolidation Acceleration in Cardiology, Oncology
  • New CMS Reports Examine Performance of Exchanges and the Individual Insurance Market
  • GOP Doctors Caucus Releases Letter to CMS Asking to Reduce MIPS Exemptions
  • CMS Releases Proposed Medicare Advantage Demo Letting Doctors Avoid MIPS Rules
  • House Passes Bipartisan Bill to Address the Opioid Crisis
  • House Ways and Means Holds Hearing on Modernizing Stark Law
  • Senate HELP Committee Holds Hearing On Reducing Health Care Costs
  • House E&C Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Health Care Costs Oversight and Investigations
  • Ways and Means Completes 11-Bill Markup
  • HHS Secretary Announces CMMI Head As Senior Advisor For Value-Based Transformation and Innovation
  • NEJM Study Finds Bundled Payments for Medical Conditions Show No Savings

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