Policy

The fiscal year 2015 budget the House Budget Committee marks up today would cut about $2.9 trillion…
Tuesday, President Obama signed H.R. 4302 into law. It is the 17th temporary sustainable growth…
On Monday, the U.S. Senate is scheduled to take up the temporary sustainable growth rate formula (…
As of last week, hospitals operating in Washington state face new requirements to obtain a…
Without bi-partisan agreement on how to pay for a full repeal of the near universally reviled…
The backlog of appeals pending with the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals has grown so large…
The American Medical Association (AMA) on Thursday took the unusual step of writing to Congress to…
Although the proposed cuts to the Medicare Advantage program announced last month were not as deep…
The bill H.R. 4188, the Establishing Beneficiary Equity in the Hospital Readmission Program Act,…
House Republicans may tie passing a permanent repeal of the sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula…
Current requirements for when insurers must tell physician practices that a patient’s…
U.S. Senators Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) and Deb Fisher (R-Neb.) have introduced legislation that…