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In brief: CMS greenlights CGMs for coverage, Bain Capital makes bolt-on acquisition in pediatric market

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01/20/2017

WASHINGTON – CMS classified “therapeutic” continuous glucose monitoring systems as durable medical equipment in a Jan. 12 ruling.

Gov’t sums up healthcare fraud and abuse control

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01/20/2017

WASHINGTON – The Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Justice have released their “Health Care Fraud and Abuse Control Program Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2016.”

In brief: Mum’s still the word at CMS, Drive makes buy

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01/13/2017

WASHINGTON – Industry stakeholders were still waiting for word from CMS at press time on Friday on how the agency plans to retroactively delay a second round of reimbursement cuts in non-competitive bidding areas.

Work group expands focus on Medicaid issues

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01/12/2017

WASHINGTON – AAHomecare’s State Leaders Council has formed a work group to explore ways to address competitive bid pricing for Medicaid.

Obamacare enrollments outpace last year

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01/11/2017

WASHINGTON – More than 11.5 million people nationwide were signed up for Health Insurance Marketplace coverage as of Dec. 24, 2016, according to a new report from the Department of Health and Human Services.

AAH resolves to increase participation in HME Audit Key

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01/06/2017

WASHINGTON – AAHomecare is taking steps to make participation in its HME Audit Key survey easier in 2017.

CMS updates draft e-template for oxygen

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01/06/2017

WASHINGTON – CMS held a Special Open Door Forum on Jan. 5 to discuss the third draft of its electronic clinical template for home oxygen therapy.

In brief: Judge keeps HHS in hot seat, Senate eyes Price hearings

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01/06/2017

WASHINGTON – The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia stands firm that the Department of Health and Human Services must implement procedures to curtail a massive appeals backlog in a timely fashion.

Appeals: Court keeps HHS in hot seat

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01/06/2017

WASHINGTON – The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia stands firm that the Department of Health and Human Services must implement procedures to curtail a massive appeals backlog in a timely fashion.

CMS updates draft e-template for oxygen

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01/06/2017

WASHINGTON – CMS held a Special Open Door Forum on Jan. 5 to discuss the third draft of its electronic clinical template for home oxygen therapy.

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