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NYSAG Asks Health Insurers to Review Opioid Prescription Policies
The New York State Attorney General (NYSAG) has sent a letter to health insurance companies asking t.
AHRQ Issues Update on Complex Health Interventions
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued an update on its initiatives relati.
HHS OIG Issues Monthly Update of Enforcement Work Plan
The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) of the United States Department of Health and Human S.

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Oct
30
2015
NGA Issues Report on Effective State Government Oral Health Investments

The National Governors Association (NGA) has issued a report on effective state government inve... Read More

Oct
29
2015
NYSAG Creates Election Day Voting Hotline

The New York State Attorney General (NYSAG) has created a statewide telephone hotline for anyone who... Read More

Oct
29
2015
Governor Cuomo Issues Report and Signs Legislation on Hurricane Sandy Recovery Efforts

Governor Cuomo has issued a report on the recovery efforts undertaken as a result of Hurricane (Supe... Read More

Oct
29
2015
CDC MMWR Reports on Medicaid Smoking Cessation Coverage

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) latest issue of its Morbidity and Mortality Wee... Read More

Oct
29
2015
NYS OSC Issues Two Health Care Audits on Dentistry and on Medicaid Enrollment

The Office of the New York State Comptroller (OSC) has issued two audits: 1) following up on previou... Read More

Oct
29
2015
Medscape Offers Free New MedPulse Mobile App for Access to Latest Health Care News on Over 33 Specialty Areas

Medscape is offering a free new mobile app called MedPulse that allows a health care professional to... Read More

Oct
29
2015
NPHL Issues Information on 5th Vital Sign (Pain) History

The Network for Public Health Law (NPHL) has issued information on the history of the so-called 5th ... Read More

Oct
29
2015
NYC Health Department Issues Data Brief on Adult Use of Oral Health Services in NYC

The New York City (NYC) Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has issued a data brief on adult use... Read More

Oct
28
2015
HHS OIG Issues Report Critical of New York Medicaid and MLR Rebates

The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) of the United States Department of Health and Human Servic... Read More

Oct
28
2015
NYSDOH Issues Latest Medicaid Program Update

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) has issued its latest update on the Medicaid progra... Read More

Oct
28
2015
AHRQ Updates Patient Safety Information and Resources

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued its weekly update on patient safety... Read More

Oct
28
2015
ONC Offering Free 10/29 Webinar on 2015 HIT System Certification Rules

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) is holding a free Web... Read More

Oct
27
2015
AHRQ Issues Regulatory Activities Update

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued its weekly update on its major regu... Read More

Oct
27
2015
NCQA Offering Free Web Chat on Value-Based Payment

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) is offering a free Web chat on its report on val... Read More

Oct
27
2015
GAO Issues Report on VA/DOD EHR Interoperability

The United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued a report on the ongoing saga of ... Read More

Oct
27
2015
AHRQ NAC Issues Meeting Agenda

The National Advisory Council (NAC) to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has iss... Read More

Oct
26
2015
AHRQ Updates Patient Safety Morbidity and Mortality Cases

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued its latest patient safety morbidity... Read More

Oct
26
2015
NQMC Accepts Three Dental Quality Measures from DQA

The National Quality Measures Clearinghouse (NQMC) has accepted three quality measures issued by&nbs... Read More

Oct
26
2015
AHRQ Issues Information on DynaMed Online Reference Tool

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued information on the DynaMed&nbs... Read More

Oct
24
2015
NYS Board of Regents Dental Licensing Petitions and Citizenship Legislative Priority

The New York State Board of Regents' (NYS Regents) October meeting agenda includes five de... Read More