The Battle over 340B

Feb 14, 2018 at 09:39 am by steve

AHA & Partners Continue the Quest to Stop Significant Payment Cuts Last fall, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released the outpatient prospective payment.... Read More

Healthcare Collaboration

Feb 13, 2018 at 04:39 pm by steve

Stakeholders Sign On for Simplification Not every major action takes an act of legislation. Last month, a number of major health associations and payer organizations released.... Read More

How does the new tax law affect you in 2018?

Feb 13, 2018 at 04:36 pm by steve

In late December 2017, the president signed the Tax Cut and Jobs Act--the first major change in the income tax code in over 30 years. The changes affect individual taxpayers w.... Read More

Cyberattack Response

Feb 13, 2018 at 04:10 pm by steve

The 2017 news was replete with stories announcing ransomware attacks on health IT systems across the country. In January, AllScripts, an EHR company, was the victim of the Sam.... Read More

DOJ's New Approach to Frivolous Qui Tam Actions

Jan 23, 2018 at 03:09 pm by steve

The Department of Justice (DOJ) recently made a surprising announcement that it may begin seeking dismissal of meritless qui tam cases brought under the False Claims Act. The.... Read More

February 2024

Feb 23, 2024 at 08:13 am by kbarrettalley

Your February 2024 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!