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Ways and Means Releases Red Tape Relief Report.

This morning, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL), released a report reviewing the ways policymakers can reduce regulatory burdens in the Medicare program..

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Real Cost Control Strategies Save Millions.

You might think reducing claim costs by approximately $3.9 million since 2008 would be the first thing a hospital CEO would mention when asked about the success of their employee health benefit plan. Not so for Rebecca McCain, CEO of Electra Memorial Hospital who said, “It can be all about the money but, when it's better for the employee, it's also usually better for the hospital. That goes without being said.”.

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CMS Announces Proposed Rule for ACOs.

CMS announced a major change coming for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) in a 607-page proposed rule and a Health Affairs post from CMS Administrator Seema Verma today..

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Rural Hospital Closures Climb Quickly to Eighty-Seven.

Over the last two months, the number of rural hospital closures has risen rapidly to 87 total closures (since 2010). In rural America, health care is a pillar of the community. It helps to create and foster a sustainable and livable environment for rural Americans, and without health care, without a hospital, a rural community will crumble.  .

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NRHA Regulatory Comment Letter Update.

NRHA frequently comments on proposed regulations impacting rural health to ensure that the impact of new regulatory requirements on rural providers is considered in the process. We recently posted the latest regulatory comment letters, written by NRHA’s Regulatory Counsel Diane Calmus, on ruralhealthweb.org. Members are encouraged to read the letters and reach out with any questions.  .

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