Surprise! A Cautionary Tale for Out-Of-Network Billing: The No Surprises Act and the Impact on Healthcare Providers
This article, written by Jeana Singleton, discusses how at the end of 2020, Congress passed The No Surprises Act, and that providers billing as out-of-network need to begin thinking about strategies to comply with the new law which is set to take effect on January 1, 2022.
Regulatory Updates to Physician Self-Referral and Anti-Kickback StatuteCompliance Guy Sean Weiss walks readers through the regulatory updates to the Physician Self-Referral and Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS), noting the clarifications and similar changes between the Stark and AKS.
Regulatory Updates to Value-Based Care Arrangement Exceptions – Stark and AKS
In this summation of the Federal Register, Sean Weiss guides readers through what he believes to be the most impactful parts of the Final Rule, and discusses new terms, what does and does not support VB arrangements, and much more.
Seema Verma Answers Critical Questions on Healthcare Policies for 2021
In a recent interview with Seema Verma, Administrator of CMS, Sean Weiss discusses with her the major questions left in the wake of significant policy changes, going over the 2021 HHS-CMS’ Conversion Factor, 1135 Pandemic Waivers, and other critical topics.