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United States: CMS Guidance on Off-Campus Provider-Based Department Policy Changes - Reed Smith

CMS recently released guidance on how hospitals can request from their CMS Regional Office a relocation exception from site-neutral payment rates for an excepted off-campus department of a provider due..

WesternU Students, Faculty Volunteer at Care Harbor LA

Care Harbor Los Angeles is providing free medical, dental, vision and preventative care to more than 3,000 Angelenos who have nowhere to turn for the health care they need Jan. 20-22, 2017 in downtown..

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News video: Rep. Tom Price's first hearing, in less than 3 minutes

Rep. Tom Price's first hearing, in less than 3 minutes 02:56

Rep. Tom Price, President-elect Trump's nominee for secretary of health and human services, attended a hearing of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, on Jan. 18 at the..
Source: The Washington Post - Affiliate -

News video: Who is Tom Price? Secretary of Health and Human Services

Who is Tom Price? Secretary of Health and Human Services 02:16

Tom Price is the current Republican chairman of the House Budget Committee, a House member since 2004 and friend of the Tea Party. He was also one of the first people to support Trump as a presidential..
Source: The Street -

News video: WebExtra: Sen. Elizabeth Warren Grill's Trump's Pick For Health Sec.

WebExtra: Sen. Elizabeth Warren Grill's Trump's Pick For Health Sec. 04:14

Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren grills Rep. Tom Price on plans over Medicare and Medicaid leading to a tense standoff.
Source: CBS4 Miami -

News video: Price Hearings Could be Contentious With Ethics Questions

Price Hearings Could be Contentious With Ethics Questions 00:42

President-elect Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Department of Health and Human Services, Rep. Tom Price, will have his first Senate committee hearing Wednesday with Democrats mounting an aggressive..
Source: Wochit News -

News video: Sanders Grills Health Nominee

Sanders Grills Health Nominee 01:48

Sen. Bernie Sanders questioned Presiden-elect Donald Trump's Health Secretary nominee, Rep. Tom Price, on whether Trump intends to keep Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid benefits in place, and..
Source: Associated Press -


Trump Issues Order To Start Chipping Away At Obamacare

President Donald Trump, hours after taking office, instructed the agency overseeing Obamacare to interpret some of the law’s regulations loosely ― in ways that could undermine it even before..
Huffington Post

Labor to keep up pressure over Medicare

With the elevation of Greg Hunt to the health ministry, Labor says voters are still sceptical about the government's approach to Medicare.

Doctors lobby Hunt to lift Medicare freeze

GPs are seeking urgent meetings with new health minister Greg Hunt to lobby for an end to the Medicare rebate freeze.

Corners cut on aged care

Concerns have been raised that residents of aged care homes are ineligible for Medicare-funded mental health treatment.
Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

PM’s freeze puts pressure on GPs

FAMILIES are having to travel away from their home towns as the AMA claims GPs are being forced out of smaller communities due to the Turnbull Government’s Medicare freeze.
Herald Sun

Bigger health rebates in bush

Health fund members in regional areas would be given larger Medicare payments or bigger subsidies, under a new plan.
The Australian

Patients left with bill hang-ups as Medicare fields claims of processing delays

Three weeks after putting in his Medicare claim and hearing nothing, and with more medical expenses on the way, Barry picked up the phone and called the helpline.
Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Medicare grandad claims victory as government buckles on logo threat

A retiree in locked in a "Monty Pythonesque" legal stand-off with the Turnbull Government over use of the Medicare logo has prevailed after the government apologised and abandoned its threats to sue..
Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

VIDEO: Doctors fear Medicare changes could make cancer treatment unaffordable


Killer cost for melanoma removal

AUSTRALIANS could be slugged up to $1100 to have a skin cancer removed under potentially ‘life threatening’ Medicare changes.
Daily Telegraph Also reported by •The Advertiser

Medicare logo crackdown: First grandfather, now Labor threatened over use of logo

Lawyers for the Labor Party have accused the Coalition of "authoritarian behaviour" after the Turnbull Government doubled down on its legal threats to a retiree and demanded the ALP also stop using the..
Sydney Morning Herald Also reported by •Brisbane TimesThe Age

Fresh wave of strikes to hit Centrelink, Medicare

Union pledges four days of disruption in December.
Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

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