Unsurprisingly, the American Hospital Association and other industry groups don’t think that increase is anywhere near adequate.
The HHS recently published previously confidential data relating to consolidation of hospitals and nursing homes enrolled in Medicare.
A recent AMP report offers recommendations to policymakers to prevent problems in future public health emergencies.
Starting April 4, Medicare beneficiaries can get eight free tests per month for each month the public health emergency remains in effect.
Last week, CMS announced that it was eliminating certain waivers and regulatory flexibility it provided when the COVID-19 pandemic began.