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Health Organizations Concerned by Proposed Medicaid Changes

Posted by Emerald Coast Medical Association on Jun 8, 2018 9:06:00 AM

In March of 2018, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a proposed rule that would exempt states with at least 85 percent of their Medicaid managed care population from most access-monitoring requirements for services provided through the traditional fee-for-service avenue.  This would immediately exempt at least 17 states from existing access monitoring requirements, and could also exempt another dozen states whose managed-care enrollment is close to the threshold. 

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HHS Secretary Azar Plans Sweeping Changes

Posted by Emerald Coast Medical Association on Jun 1, 2018 9:00:00 AM

"The pen is mightier than the sword" is an age-old adage, coined by English author Edward Bulwer-Lytton. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar would agree, and would go on to add that the pen is also mightier than Congress.

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