Nov 2, 2018
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services today issued its calendar year 2019 outpatient prospective payment and ambulatory surgical center final rule, which updates hospital OPPS rates by 1.35 percent in CY 2019 compared to CY 2018.
Sep 21, 2020
This Special Bulletin informs the members of AHA’s video discussion of the new U.S. Supreme Court vacancy.
Sep 21, 2020
AHA General Counsel Melinda Reid Hatton and acclaimed appellate litigator Cate Stetson, a partner at law firm Hogan Lovells, discuss Justice Ginsburg’s contribution to the Supreme Court and justice in America, the legal challenges facing the Affordable Care Act, and lawsuits that could affect…
Jul 31, 2020
United States Court of Appeals FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA CIRCUIT Argued November 8, 2019 Decided July 31, 2020 No. 19-5048
Jan 28, 2020
For more than 25 years, the 340B Drug Pricing Program has provided financial help to hospitals serving vulnerable communities to manage rising prescription drug costs. The program allows 340B hospitals to stretch limited federal resources to reduce the price of outpatient pharmaceuticals for…
Nov 25, 2019
As part of its yearly process to establish Medicare rates under the Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS), the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently published a new rule setting those rates for the 2020 calendar year. Because the new rule effectively reduces payment…
Nov 14, 2019
AHA, Associations, Hospitals response to the government’s letter to the D.C. Circuit following oral argument in appeal of the District Court’s judgment in favor of AHA, Associations, and Hospitals, regarding the 340 B payment reduction litigation.