CMS issues FAQs on implementation of Medicaid under the ACA
CMS issues guidance on federally-facilitated insurance exchanges
HHS publishes final regulations on insurance exchanges and qualified health plans
CMS issues guidance on essential health benefit requirements under the ACA
CMS approves extension of Florida Medicaid waiver and new Texas Medicaid waiver including funding for delivery system reform.
HHS announces providers receiving 2011 HIT Incentive payments do not have to meet Stage 2 meaningful use requirements until 2014.
CMS awards first sites for Community Based Care Transition Program. Related CMS call today at 1pm ET.
CMS published the Medicare ACO Final Rule in the Federal Register, at http://1.usa.gov/to9sBm See related rules regarding federal waivers in connection with the ACO program, http://1.usa.gov/sTx2XC, and the Advanced Payment ACO model, http://1.usa.gov/t9ggE8
CMS issues Medicare OPPS Final Rule, including changes to inpatient value-based purchasing program requested by hospitals. http://bit.ly/uhZIq0