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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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Feb
26
2016
OCR Issues Crosswalk Tool Between HIPAA Security Rule and NIST Cybersecurity Framework

The United States Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has issued a crosswalk tool between the Health Insur... Read More

Feb
26
2016
HHS OIG Issues Report on 2015 Performance of Health Care Fraud and Abuse Control Program

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

Feb
26
2016
NYSDOH Issues Most Recent Medicaid Global Spending Cap Report Showing $48 Million in Overspending

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) has issued its most recent (as of December 2015 -- ... Read More

Feb
26
2016
USDOL Updates Resources for Employers on Employment Law Issues

The United States Department of Labor (USDOL) has issued new resources for employers on employment m... Read More

Feb
25
2016
Antitrust Lawsuit Filed in New York Federal Court Against Patterson, Schein, and Benco

Bauer Dental Arts, a private New York dental practice, has filed a class action antitrust lawsu... Read More

Feb
25
2016
GAO Issues Report on Hospitals Implementing Evidence-Based Patient Safety Practices

The United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued a report finding that hospitals ... Read More

Feb
25
2016
CDC Issues MMWR Focusing on Sugary Beverages, Emergency Department Use, and Community Health Interventions

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued several reports of interest as part ... Read More

Feb
25
2016
ONC Issues Report on Disparities in Access and Use of HIT

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) has issued a report o... Read More

Feb
25
2016
CMS Issues Latest Medicare Regulatory Update

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued its latest update on its regulatory ... Read More

Feb
24
2016
NCQA Seeks Comments on Health Plan and Other Accreditation Standards

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) is seeking public comment on updates impact... Read More

Feb
24
2016
GAO Issues Report on PPACA Enrollment Fraud

The United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued a report critical of the managem... Read More

Feb
24
2016
DEC Issues Report on Unused Drug Waste Collection Program

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has issued a summary of its progra... Read More

Feb
24
2016
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

Feb
24
2016
ONC Announces New HIT Interoperability Platform

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) has launched its Inte... Read More

Feb
24
2016
NYSOH Issues Final PPACA Enrollment Numbers

The New York State of Health (NYSOH) has issued its final enrollment numbers for New York's health b... Read More

Feb
23
2016
AHRQ Issues Regulatory Activities Update

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

Feb
23
2016
HHS OIG Issues Report Critical of PPACA Federal Health Benefits Exchange Management

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

Feb
23
2016
HHS Issues Reminder of PPACA Coverage and Tax Credits for Small Businesses

The United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has issued a reminder that small bus... Read More

Feb
23
2016
CDC Seeks Presentation Submissions for Annual Health Communication Conference

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is seeking presentations for its annual confere... Read More

Feb
23
2016
CAHPS Offering Free Webinar on Improving Scores on the Clinician and Group Practice Survey

The Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) is holding a free Webinar on Mar... Read More