Entries for 'Medicare'

The MHA coordinated a webinar May 22 with the Missouri Hospital Association, The Joint Commission and hospital representatives from the six states that joined recent efforts to reduce the impact of the local coverage determination (LCD 36839) implemented Feb. 16 by Wisconsin Physicians Services (WPS... Read More
Member News | May 24
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule May 12 to delay the effective date for the Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) mandatory episode payment models (EPMs) and the cardiac rehabilitation incentive payment model from Oct. 1, 2017, to Jan. 1, 2018. Read More
Member News | May 23
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Monday Report | May 22
Wisconsin Physician Services (WPS), the Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) for most Michigan hospitals, recently released an update to its local coverage determination (LCD) that took effect Feb. 16 for polysomnography and other sleep studies (L36839).  Read More
Member News | May 15
First Goal Achievers Announced for 2017 Health PAC Campaign The 2017 MHA Health Political Action Committee (Health PAC) fundraising campaign among member hospitals began Feb. 27, working toward the association’s statewide goal of raising $385,000. ... Read more Register for April 20 Mich... Read More
Monday Report | April 10
Governor Signs Bill to Resolve Telehealth and Clinical Nurse Specialist Issues Last week, Gov. Rick Snyder signed Senate Bill (SB) 213, which resolves an unintended consequence of a telehealth bill that was passed during the last legislative session. Without the change, mental health providers ..... Read More
Monday Report | April 03
In this issue of Monday Report Election 2016: Tomorrow’s Votes are Vital to Michigan’s Healthcare Future Thursday is Deadline to Enroll in Great Lakes Partners for Patients HIIN Final Rule Issued on Medicare OPPS Program for Fiscal Year 2017 Opportunity to Inform Michigan Beh... Read More
Monday Report | November 07


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