The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation has rolled out new programs for Medicare, but Medicaid has its own specific attributes that make the ability to meaningfully innovate even more important.
Thomas Mason, MD, discusses his role as chief medical officer at the ONC and how his experience as the ambulatory CMIO and practicing physician at Cook County has aligned with the ONC's work in transforming healthcare delivery.
How a large health system and a small hospital are connecting patients online and meeting Meaningful Use Stage 2 requirements, plus the challenges they face -- like making sure docs see test results before patients.
Healthcare organization leaders, lawyers and other industry insiders have begun issuing statements about Thursday's King v. Burwell ruling which saved subsidies for federal exchange plans, with most backing the court's decisions. MORE
Though Steven Brill's essay "The Bitter Pill" has spurred demand for healthcare price transparency, competition and the complexities of value-based payment has made that a much harder goal than thought. MORE