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MACRA proposed rule published by HHS, streamlining federal programs including meaningful use

Primary Topic:  Policy & Legislation

CMS modernizes Medicaid managed care regulations, putting focus on improved health data exchange

Primary Topic:  Policy & Legislation

U.S. Coast Guard pulls out of Epic EHR contract, forcing return to paper records

Primary Topic:  Electronic Health Records

Texas CISO points to HITRUST and NSA guidance to boost cybersecurity

Primary Topic:  Privacy & Security

CMS modernizes Medicaid managed care regulations, with nods to interoperability, telehealth

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services published new rules on April 25 that affect how Medicaid works for the nearly two-thirds of beneficiaries who get their coverage through private managed care plans. It's the first major overhaul of Medicaid managed care requirements in more than a decade. Primary Topic:  ...

ONC: 4 ways to make better EHR comparison shopping tools

Primary Topic:  Electronic Health Records

GAO: Veterans finding VA care hard to access

A new report from the Government Accountability Office found that a significant number of newly enrolled veterans are not able to access primary care from the Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) Veterans Health Administration (VHA), and others experienced wide variation in the amount of time they waited for care. Primary Topic:  ...

EPA chief Gina McCarthy: Public health is what we do

You may not think about public health when you think about the Environmental Protection Agency. But Administrator Gina McCarthy wants you to. There are "challenges to our health and well-being that result from exposures to pollution," said McCarthy. "While we are called the Environmental Protection Agency, our major role is public health. That is what...

NIST: New guidance for strengthening hospital cybersecurity is coming

Primary Topic:  Privacy & Security

Senate Appropriations Committee approves funding for interoperable VA EHR, telemedicine, claims processing systems

Primary Topic:  Military Health

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