In CMS
Oct 20th, 2017
Seema Verma, administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), is on a national whistle-stop tour to listen to physicians and other healthcare professionals. She began her tour at Hartford Hospital in Connecticut Monday, Oct. 16. FierceHealthcare said she spoke with doctors, the Connecticut Medical Society, and other local health leaders about developing more ...
Apr 11th, 2017
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) unveiled a fact sheet to improve understanding of HIPAA’s least-known provision, Administrative Simplification. The FAQ helps explain the three-pronged approach to simplification: electronic transactions, code sets, and unique identifiers. CMS said the fact sheet explains how Administrative Simplification standards streamline day-to-day t...