Recently, the Ohio Hospital Association released a member resource with answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding the Ohio Hospital Care Assurance Program (HCAP), its related hospital free care requirement and Ohio Medicaid DSH Program Audits. The FAQ is available as an MS Word download here: HCAP-July-2013-FAQ-Updates
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- Tobacco tax for Medicaid plan faces challenge in Oklahoma April 30, 2016A plan to shift coverage for some of Oklahoma's Medicaid recipients in order to trigger an infusion of federal funding appears to be gaining support among Republican lawmakers, but the idea of funding it with a tobacco tax is facing uphill sledding...
- The striking variation of commercial healthcare prices April 30, 2016Price and utilization are the two basic components of the nation's healthcare tab, and wild differences in prices for common medical procedures appear to be driving it up.
- Medicaid Managed Care Rule Adds MLRs, Phases Out Pass-Through Payments April 29, 2016April 29—A massive Medicaid managed care overhaul was Phasing out supplemental payments to hospitals was one of many elements in a massive, long-awaited overhaul of Medicaid managed care rules.
- Many Existing APMs Excluded Under Proposed Physician Pay Rules April 28, 2016April 28—Physicians participating in many existing alternative payment models (APMs)—including most Medicare accountable care organizations (ACOs)—will not qualify to receive future Medicare pay increases under proposed rules issued this week.