Tag: CMS

Healthcare Informatics: When Will Federal Healthcare Officials Liberate CMMI to Create...

“What might be in the works over at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI)? Are there new pilot models actively in development...

CMS to add $10M to existing Enterprise Systems and Services (ESS)...

“The Healthcare Quality Information Systems (HCQIS) network supports the QIO program by providing Enterprise Systems and Services (ESS), which have been in production since...

POLITICO: Even giant federal contractors feeling shutdown’s bite

“Boeing has halted testing for a multibillion-dollar rocket program designed to return astronauts to the moon. The Rand Corp. is bracing for work stoppages....

HealthLeaders: CMS Unveils New Part D Payment Model, ‘Transformative Updates’ to...

“The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on Friday unveiled a new payment model for Medicare Part D, and "transformative updates" to the Medicare...

OIG says CMS made progress but did not always resolve audit...

“… Our objectives were to determine whether CMS resolved audit recommendations in a timely manner during Federal fiscal years (FYs) 2015 and 2016 and...

Act I seeking Growth Exec for Government Healthcare Services

“The primary function of the Healthcare Services Business Development Director is to prospect for new clients in the Healthcare business lane, focusing on providing...

CMS Administrator on Helping states develop innovative alternatives to Obamacare

“No matter what you think about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) — whether you supported President Obama’s signature health care law or opposed it...

Nextgov: ‘Tens of Thousands’ of Government Contractors Laid Off Due to...

“As unemployment filings among furloughed federal employees doubled last week across Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C., the effects on government contractors are beginning to...

HealthLeaders: In Op-Ed, Verma Again Calls on States to Bypass ACA

“In an op-ed published this week in The Washington Times, the head of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services again called upon states...

WashingtonExec: CollabraLink Secures $48M Deal to Revamp Systems Supporting Medicaid and...

“CollabraLink Technologies has secured a $48 million 4-year contract to design and develop a new system designed to streamline the operations of the Medicaid...