Special Bulletin

Jan 24, 2022
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) Jan. 21 issued a request for information (RFI) regarding prior authorization standards,
Jan 19, 2022
The AHA responds through multiple channels to a video opinion piece published by the New York Times entitled, “We Know the Real Cause of the Crisis in Our Hospitals. It’s Greed.”
Jan 13, 2022
The U.S. Supreme Court today allowed the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) vaccine mandate to go into effect nationwide, while blocking the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) vaccine requirements from taking effect.
Jan 12, 2022
Providers who received aggregate Provider Relief Fund (PRF) payments exceeding $10,000 from July 1, 2020 to Dec. 31, 2020 must report on their use of funds during “Reporting Period 2.”
Jan 7, 2022
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) yesterday released proposed regulations for the 2023 Medicare Advantage (MA) and Part D plan year.
Jan 5, 2022
Effective Jan. 1, 2022, facilities and providers must adhere to several new policies required by the No Surprises Act.
Dec 31, 2021
This document summarizes UHC’s response to AHA’s letter on forthcoming changes to the insurer’s coverage criteria for emergency-level care.
Dec 30, 2021
This document summarizes proposal from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for 2023 on the standards governing health insurance issuers and the Health Insurance Marketplaces.