Do you have your Proposition 65 warnings displayed in your office?

This Weekly’s News

  • Do you have your Proposition 65 warnings displayed in your office?(California News)
  • HHS & ONC request for comment on draft Strategy on Reducing Regulatory and Administrative Burden Relating to the Use of Health IT and EHRs.(CMS News)
  • Your support is needed during one of the most challenging periods in oncology. (Affiliate Association News)

Does your practice dispense drugs? Administer chemotherapeutics? Mix, compound or reconstitute drugs?  Do you have your Proposition 65 warnings displayed in your office?On November 16, 2018, the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) proposed to amend Section 25600.2 in Article 6 of Title 27 of the California Code of Regulations. To read more click here and go to California News.

ANCO will host a webinar entitled Medicare Regulations 2019 on January 3 at 12:30PM. Roberta Buell, MBA, onPoint Oncology, will provide a comprehensive update of changes for Medicare reimbursement–including fee schedule, coding/billing, and incentive program updates. To read more click here and go to ANCO News.

CVS Health says it will offer a new prescription benefit option to its health plan clients, giving them the total amount of rebates and discounts paid by drug makers. For the term of each contract, CVS would take on the risk of drug price inflation and changes in drug use, and this “guaranteed net cost” option could help deflect the growing criticism of pharmacy benefit managers.  To read more click here and go to National News.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) issued a draft Strategy on Reducing Regulatory and Administrative Burden Relating to the Use of Health IT and EHRs. The draft addresses concerns shared by clinicians and other stakeholders that EHR burden can negatively affect provider satisfaction and ultimately the care delivery experience.  To read more click here and go to CMS News.

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December 11, 2018



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