Zelis helps address new NSA and TiC regulations

Health Care Dive

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The Biden Administration Should Resolve Cannabis Regulation Chaos

Bill Of Health

The Biden Administration has the opportunity to be the first administration to rid our legal system of cannabis regulation chaos. The DOJ’s authority to regulate cannabis stems from the Controlled Substances Act (CSA), passed by Congress in 1970. By Troy Sims.

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Zelis helps address new NSA and TiC regulations

Health Care Dive

Learn more about innovative solutions that can help you comply with new regulations

Regulating Out of the Social Media Health Crisis

Bill Of Health

If something changes the pathways in our brains and damages our health — and if it does so to Americans on a vast scale — it should be regulated as a threat to public health. It’s time for our regulators to acknowledge that social media fits this description. By Bailey Kennedy.

Cerner to pay $1.9M to settle racial discrimination claims in deal with federal regulators

Fierce Healthcare

to settle racial discrimination claims in deal with federal regulators. Cerner to pay $1.9M hlandi. Thu, 08/11/2022 - 17:40

Compliance with Oct. 6 data blocking regulations will suffer without more clarity, stakeholders tell HHS

Fierce Healthcare

6 data blocking regulations will suffer without more clarity, stakeholders tell HHS. Compliance with Oct. dmuoio. Mon, 08/22/2022 - 16:14

Industry Voices—With the healthcare sector under constant cyberattacks, are tighter regulations the answer?

Fierce Healthcare

Industry Voices—With the healthcare sector under constant cyberattacks, are tighter regulations the answer? hlandi. Wed, 08/24/2022 - 12:20

How Will New FDA Hearing Aid Regulations Impact Health Plans?

HIT Consultant

The Food & Drug Administration’s new over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aid regulations are now in effect and health plans are starting to explore what it means for them. Health plans should be on the alert for potential pitfalls arising from the new regulations.

DaVita CEO Javier Rodriguez talks integrated kidney care, competitive threats and regulation

Fierce Healthcare

DaVita CEO Javier Rodriguez talks integrated kidney care, competitive threats and regulation. dmuoio. Wed, 03/16/2022 - 17:27

Book Review: ‘The Truth Pill: The Myth of Drug Regulation in India’

Bill of Health

The Truth Pill , authored by Dinesh Thakur and Prashant Reddy , is a monumental work that convincingly shows that drug regulation is but a myth in India. In their investigative style, the authors explain drug regulation in India through the lens of history, both Indian and global.

With Cerebral in the spotlight, DOJ, regulators to ramp up scrutiny of telehealth startups, former prosecutor says

Fierce Healthcare

With Cerebral in the spotlight, DOJ, regulators to ramp up scrutiny of telehealth startups, former prosecutor says. hlandi. Tue, 07/05/2022 - 06:56

Medical practices say regulations adding more red tape that hamstrings patient care

Fierce Healthcare

Medical practices say regulations adding more red tape that hamstrings patient care. dmuoio. Tue, 10/26/2021 - 12:00

Systemic Failures Need Systemic Solutions: COVID-19 and Macromedical Regulation

Bill of Health

This is the failure to regulate our hospitals holistically, as part of a comprehensive health care system. Existing health care regulation focuses almost exclusively on regulating individual components of the health care industry. By Barak D. Richman and Steven L. Schwarcz.

A Precise Definition of Microdosing Psychedelics is Needed to Promote Equitable Regulation

Bill of Health

When we talk about microdosing psychedelics, it’s important we have a mutual understanding of its definition to be able to conduct accurate research, promote regulations, and educate the wider population. By Sarah Hashkes.

Health cost regulator tells Mass General Brigham to clamp down on spending, critiques $2B expansion plan

Fierce Healthcare

Health cost regulator tells Mass General Brigham to clamp down on spending, critiques $2B expansion plan. dmuoio. Wed, 01/26/2022 - 15:23

From 340B to short-term health plans: Here are the top 4 regulations to watch for in 2022

Fierce Healthcare

From 340B to short-term health plans: Here are the top 4 regulations to watch for in 2022. rking. Fri, 12/10/2021 - 16:44

Limiting hospital price regulation to concentrated markets would miss the worst offenders

Fierce Healthcare

Limiting hospital price regulation to concentrated markets would miss the worst offenders. dmuoio. Mon, 09/13/2021 - 12:28

AHA moves to shift cost blame to health plans in letter to antitrust regulators

Health Care Dive

The letter included an updated AHA-funded study on the benefits of hospital mergers, which was previously criticized by outside experts for cherry-picked data, among other methodological weaknesses

Federal regulators nix contested language in surprise billing final rule

Healthcare Dive

The final rule removes the earlier requirement that arbiters must first presume that the median in-network rate is the appropriate payment

Public Health Emergency (PHE) COVID-19 Regulations

Briggs Healthcare

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare. The Iowa Department of Human Services issued IL 2315-MC-FFS-CVD on Sunday, February 20, 2022. The Informational Letter is directed to Iowa Medicaid Providers, but it contains a message that I thought was worth sharing.

Zelis Helps Address New NSA and TiC Regulations

Fierce Healthcare

Zelis Helps Address New NSA and TiC Regulations. admin. Thu, 09/23/2021 - 15:54

There’s More Than Rules in Regulating Concussions

Bill of Health

This post considers the application of Lawrence Lessig’s New Chicago School approach to regulation to the prevention of concussions (and other types of brain damage generalized under the word “concussions” for simplicity) in football. By Jack Becker.

Health Apps: Good, Bad, and Regulation?

Healthcare Leadership

In healthcare we need more _ apps and we need less _ apps” T4 Should health/healthcare apps be regulated like medical devices are?

Reimagining The Future of Pharmacovigilance (PV): Regulations, Tech, Public Perceptions

HIT Consultant

This will ensure that both regulators and software users can validate AI algorithms and their outputs – a critical step for applying to artificial intelligence the same rigor of reproducibility that we’ve come to expect from clinical trials.

HHCN+ Report: The Pros and Cons of Certificate of Need Regulations in Home Health Care

Home Health Care

But, again, each state has different regulations. Either way, CON regulations have – and will continue to – shape the home health sector for years to come. I think in certain markets, [CON regulations] make sense,” Dordick said. “I’m

FDA and Digital Health Regulation

Health Blawg

These publications come as part of the FDA’s effort to improve its approach to digital health, to continue to work on drawing the line between digital health tools that are properly regulated as “devices” by the FDA and those that are not. Since some digital health tools will inevitably be subject to regulation while many will not, the agency has previously issued a high-level plan for streamlining its processes.

Introducing Affiliated Researchers for the Project on Psychedelics Law and Regulation

Bill of Health

We are excited to welcome our inaugural group of affiliated researchers for the Project on Psychedelics Law and Regulation (POPLAR). His teaching and research interests are in the areas of intellectual property, privacy, and the regulation of controlled substances.

‘It’s Now for the Wealthy’: Regulation Creating Cost Barriers for Live-In Home Care Services

Home Health Care

Mostly, though, the Obama-era regulation has ended up decreasing the amount of live-in care that home care agencies provide. But instead of improving the situation, industry regulation has just decreased the amount of paid people in the profession. “I

Truth Decay, School Lunch Nutrition, Regulating Space: RAND Weekly Recap

The Rand Blog

This weekly recap focuses on tackling Truth Decay, how tech experts view the military's use of artificial intelligence, a new approach to regulating outer space, and more

Mass General dinged for spending growth by state regulator

Healthcare Dive

A key driver behind spending at the health system is prices, not increased utilization, according to the Health Policy Commission, which is charged with policing healthcare cost growth in the state

Antitrust regulators aim to revamp merger guidelines, signaling threat to health sector deals

Healthcare Dive

The news sparked headlines about an attempt by regulators to target big tech, but it could have serious implications for the healthcare sector for years to come

CMS Releases Emergency Regulation Requiring COVID-19 Vaccinations for Medicare, Medicaid Providers

Home Health Care

The agency released its interim emergency regulation on Thursday morning. The CMS emergency regulation affects all health care organizations that participate in the Medicare and Medicaid programs, including home health agencies and home- and community-based services (HCBS) providers.

State-Only Webinar: The Impact of Rutledge on?State?PBM Regulation?and Beyond 

NASHP

The ruling affirmed that states can regulate pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) despite PCMA’s assertion that?the?federal?Employee preempted such regulation.?The? PBM regulation is already the most common form of drug pricing-related legislation in state legislatures, and the?

Regulators propose outpatient pay increase, but hospitals say it's not enough

Healthcare Dive

"A much higher update is warranted," the American Hospital Association said in a statement citing increased inflation

Respiratory Protection Regulation: Navigating Standards and Protecting Workers

Briggs Healthcare

Join (NETEC) Wednesday, April 6th, at 12 pm CST for the NETEC COVID-19 Webinar Series presentation, Respiratory Protection Regulation: Navigating Standards and Protecting Workers. Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare.

Looming Provider Choice Home Care Regulations ‘Slap in Face’ to Smaller Providers

Home Health Care

The post Looming Provider Choice Home Care Regulations ‘Slap in Face’ to Smaller Providers appeared first on Home Health Care News.

Breaking Down the Implications of New No Surprises Act Regulations

HIT Consultant

Both payers and providers will need to be prepared to adapt and pivot accordingly to uphold the regulations and protect those who matter most – the patients. Lynne Rinehimer, Esq, GRC Sales Engineer and Compliance SME for symplr.

‘Layer Upon Layer of Regulation’: Breaking Down the CMS Vaccination Mandate

Home Health Care

Since the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its interim emergency regulation relating to the federal government’s vaccine mandate last Thursday, more clarity has come to the surface.

FDA and Digital Health Regulation

Health Blawg

These publications come as part of the FDA’s effort to improve its approach to digital health, to continue to work on drawing the line between digital health tools that are properly regulated as “devices” by the FDA and those that are not. Since some digital health tools will inevitably be subject to regulation while many will not, the agency has previously issued a high-level plan for streamlining its processes.

FDA and Digital Health Regulation

Health Blawg

These publications come as part of the FDA’s effort to improve its approach to digital health, to continue to work on drawing the line between digital health tools that are properly regulated as “devices” by the FDA and those that are not. Since some digital health tools will inevitably be subject to regulation while many will not, the agency has previously issued a high-level plan for streamlining its processes.

FDA and Digital Health Regulation

Health Blawg

These publications come as part of the FDA’s effort to improve its approach to digital health, to continue to work on drawing the line between digital health tools that are properly regulated as “devices” by the FDA and those that are not. Since some digital health tools will inevitably be subject to regulation while many will not, the agency has previously issued a high-level plan for streamlining its processes.

FDA and Digital Health Regulation

Health Blawg

These publications come as part of the FDA’s effort to improve its approach to digital health, to continue to work on drawing the line between digital health tools that are properly regulated as “devices” by the FDA and those that are not. Since some digital health tools will inevitably be subject to regulation while many will not, the agency has previously issued a high-level plan for streamlining its processes.

State Gun Regulations Are a Messy Patchwork. The Supreme Court's Bruen Decision Won't Help

The Rand Blog

The Supreme Court's decision may not actually narrow the policy gap between states sharply divided over their approach to regulating guns.