End of Week Round Up

This week, the Department of Health and Human Services released the long-awaited rule governing health insurance exchanges. In other news, Kansas lawmakers sought to delay the implementation of KanCare, the state’s new Medicaid managed care program.

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Also this week:

  • “Surprise” medical billing in New York
  • OIG’s launch of “Compliance 101” website
  • Consolidation in the not-for-profit hospital market
  • National Institutes of Health aims to reduce kidney transplant disparities
  • New excise tax for medical devices
  • GAO to examine payments for implantable medical devices
  • CMS issues a redesigned Medicare Summary Notice