CHA reminds members that Provider Relief Fund (PRF) Reporting Period 4 opens on Jan. 1, 2023. This reporting period covers funds received from July 1, 2021, through Dec. 31, 2021. PRF recipients have until Dec. 31, 2022, to use any funds received during this time frame to offset expenses or lost revenue related to COVID-19.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued a proposed rule that would streamline prior authorization processes for Medicare Advantage, Medicaid managed care, and federally facilitated marketplace health plans.
CHA has issued a comprehensive summary of the calendar year 2023 outpatient prospective payment system final rule. The policies take effect Jan. 1.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding good faith estimate (GFE) requirements for uninsured or self-pay individuals.
The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) has issued a proposed rule on changes to the confidentiality of substance use disorder patient records.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued a memo on violence and safety risks in hospitals, reminding hospitals of their regulatory obligation to prioritize the safety of patients and hospital staff to ensure the effective delivery of care.
The Health Resources and Services Administration has issued a long-awaited proposed rule updating the 340B administrative dispute resolution (ADR) process.
CHA submitted comments to the Congressional Budget Office in response to the agency’s recent report, “Policy Approaches to Reduce What Commercial Insurers Pay for Hospitals’ and Physicians’ Services.”
CHA has issued a members-only summary, prepared by Health Policy Alternatives, Inc., of the calendar year 2023 end-stage renal disease (ESRD) prospective payment system (PPS) final rule. The rule is effective Jan. 1, 2023.
CHA has issued a three-part, members-only summary, prepared by Health Policy Alternatives, Inc., of the calendar year 2023 physician fee schedule (PFS) final rule. The rule is effective Jan. 1, 2023.