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Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services unveils five primary care payment model options

Providers can voluntarily participate in five primary care models that offer two types of financial incentives, including a global capitation option for health systems already taking financial risk. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma announced the CMS Primary Cares Initiative today. WHY… Read More »

Court rejects 340B payment cuts in big win for hospitals

Dive Brief: U.S. District Court Judge Rudolph Contreras has decided against the Trump administration in its plan to cut 340B payments for outpatient drugs that took effect in January 2018. Contreras said HHS didn’t have legal authority to reduce payments and sidestepped Congressional authority. The American Hospital Association (AHA), America’s Essential Hospitals (AEH) and the… Read More »