In CMS
Jun 26th, 2013
Physicians’ claims payments by Medicare may become public record thanks to a Florida Federal District Judge’s vacating a 34-year-old injunction against releasing the information. The injunction prevented information regarding how much Medicare money physicians received from being released after the Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) predecessor, Health, Education, and Welfare (HEW) r...
Dec 30th, 2011
The Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) is establishing a new system that will enable them and other interested parties to assess, improve, and publicize the effectiveness of ONC health information technology (IT) grants made to states and state-designated entities, according to a notice published Dec. 22, 2011 in the Federal Register. Through the “ONC ...