Government and Regulations

Practice Economics

Feds launch phase 2 of HIPAA audits

The HHS Office of Civil Rights has launched the second phase of its HIPAA Audit Program and will soon be identifying health providers it plans to...

Practice Economics

CMS: End of meaningful use imminent in 2016

Meaningful use will be phased out this year. What will replace it? CMS says physicians should stay tuned for more announcements to come about...

Practice Economics

Medicare yet to save money through ACO model

A high-profile Medicare experiment pushing doctors and hospitals to join together to operate more efficiently has yet to save the government money...