Summary of a report, legislation, regulation or measure, and analysis of what it means to children's health and children's hospitals.
The Department of Treasury has released an interim final rule that delineates the eligible uses of the Coronavirus State Fiscal Recovery Fund.
We submitted comments on proposed modifications to the HIPAA Privacy Rule to support coordinated care.
Multiple packages for COVID-19 relief have passed to date. Read more about them here.
The COVID-19 public health emergency will likely be extended to the end of 2021.
A summary of the COVID-19 Provider Relief Fund, including allocated and disbursed funds.
CMS released a letter to state health officials providing guidance under Medicaid and CHIP to address SDOH.
This chart summarizes approved state 1135 waivers of Medicaid and CHIP requirements and will be updated as CMS approves additional states' requests.
CMS approved Tennessee's Section 1115 Medicaid waiver request.
HHS released the SUNSET final rule.
President Trump signed the "No Surprises Act" to address surprise billing.
We submitted comment letters on two RFIs on innovative best practices in response to COVID-19.
CMS released the CY 2021 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule final rule.
CMS released the CY 2021 Medicare OPPS final rule.
The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the ACA's individual mandate and the entire law is unconstitutional.
CMS' released the FY 2021 Medicare Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) final rule.
This chart provides a general snapshot of state officials’ authorizations to permit health care providers to return to full patient care operations.
HHS released a final rule to roll back key aspects of a former rule that implemented the ACA's non-discrimination provisions, known as Section 1557.
The House Appropriations Committee passed the Labor Health and Human Services and Education Subcommittee FY 2021 funding package.
We developed a summary of the final 2021 Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters.
CHA developed a summary of proposed rules to implement provisions in the 21st Century Cures Act related to interoperability, electronic health records (EHR) certification, and information blocking.
CHA has summarized important sections of the president's FY 2021 budget for children's hospitals, including proposals for Medicaid and CHGME.
CHA developed a summary of federal regulatory activities related to the 340B program.
CHA submitted comments to CMS on the Medicaid Fiscal Accountability Regulation.
An overview of federal regulations and other administrative guidance of interest to children's hospitals.
On Jan. 17, 2020, MedPAC discussed whether the 340B program creates incentives for participating hospitals to use more expensive drugs.
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