• Bill Signing: Act 226 (16) Relating to Telehealth
  • PBTRC July 2016 Newsletter
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  • Bill Signing: Act 226 (16) Relating to Telehealth

  • PBTRC July 2016 Newsletter

  • CAMHD – Utilizing Telehealth to Improve Behavioral Health Care

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By Kevin Counihan, CEO of the Marketplace As we get ready for 2017 Open Enrollment and look to the future, one of our most important tasks is to continue to build a strong Health Insurance MarketplaceSM, where the millions of Americans who rely on the Marketplace can continue to find affordable plans that meet their needs. That is why today we are announcing a proposed rule with clear, substantive improvements that would help issuers deliver more affordable choices to consumers and will help strengthen the Marketplace for years to come. These proposed actions and others we have taken over the last six months would help to: support issuers with high-cost enrollees, while updating risk adjustment; strengthen the risk pool; promote additional enrollment; and support issuers in entering the Marketplace or growing their Marketplace business. While some of these changes are proposed for 2018, others could begin in 2017. And other, related improvements are already underway. Supporting Issuers with High-Cost Enrollees and Updating Risk Adjustment for Everyone Prior to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), millions of Americans with pre-existing conditions were locked out of health insurance, and one of the core tenets of the ACA has been that people with pre-existing [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
Source: CMS Blog
The Population Health Explorer can show hospital executives and physicians where specific healthcare services are needed most. [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
Source: Healthcare IT News
Cloud-based IT developer athenahealth announced Aug. 29 that it has acquired the care coordination platform Patient IO to expand the company's focus on patient-centered care. [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
Source: Healthcare IT News