Entries for 'Medicare'

All written requests for changes to hospitals’ wage and occupational mix data must be received by the Medicare Administrative Contractor by close of business Sept. 3.  
Member News | July 26
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | July 22
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released a proposed rule to update the Medicare home health (HH) prospective payment system effective Jan. 1, 2020.
Member News | July 18
The MHA hosted a webinar June 19 with consulting firm Comprehensive Reimbursement, Inc. (CRI) to assist hospitals in reviewing their preliminary data that will be used by the CMS to develop the fiscal year (FY) 2021 Medicare area wage index (AWI) which takes effect Oct. 1, 2020.
Member News | June 20
Weekly news and updates from the MHA. 
Monday Report | June 17
The MHA has drafted comments to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding the proposed rule to update the Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) inpatient prospective payment system (IPPS) for fiscal year (FY) 2020.
Member News | June 14
In a recent 7-1 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld a decision of the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals holding Medicare law requires HHS to conduct notice-and-comment rulemaking before making an initial determination about Medicare DSH payments. 
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | June 03
Effective June 8, the organization that reviews complaints and quality of care issues for Michigan Medicare beneficiaries will change.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | May 06
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released a proposed rule to update the Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) prospective payment system (PPS) for long-term-care hospitals (LTCHs) for fiscal year (FY) 2020.
Member News | May 01
On April 23, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the proposed rule to update the Medicare fee-for-service inpatient prospective payment system for fiscal year (FY) 2020. 
Member News | April 25
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released a proposed rule to update the Medicare fee-for-service inpatient rehabilitation facility (IRF) prospective payment system (PPS) for fiscal year (FY) 2020.
Member News | April 18
MHA CEO Brian Peters wrote an opinion piece published by the The Oakland Press April 6, 2019, on the importance of protecting the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the consequences a Medicare for All system could hold for patients.
Effective Jan. 1, 2018, the Protecting Access to Medicare Act (PAMA) of 2014 requires that Medicare payment rates be based on the national weighted median of private payer rates reported by certain “applicable laboratories.”
Member News | March 06
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | January 14
In the 2019 Medicare physician fee schedule (PFS) final rule, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) modified the definition of “applicable laboratories” to include hospital laboratories that bill Medicare for nonpatient laboratory services on the CMS 1450 14X type of bil...
Member News | January 10
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | January 07
On Nov. 30, the Medical Services Administration released a final policy that modifies the billing process for services provided to Medicaid beneficiaries in FFS and MCO plans who, as of their date of service, are eligible for Medicare but are not yet enrolled.
Member News | January 03
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | November 05
Page 2 of 6First   Previous   1  [2]  3  4  5  6  Next   Last   

MHA Updates Delivered to You

Subscribe to the MHA Monday Report weekly newsletter or our podcast, the MiCare Champion Cast, to keep informed about the latest healthcare news and events in Michigan.

MHA Monday Report
Contact us to subscribe

MiCare Champion Cast
iTunes | SoundCloud


Media Inquiries

Contact the MHA at
(517) 703-8601

Read the MHA policy on publication via MHA media.

MHA 100 Year Anniversary

Watch the video »