This Weekly’s Hot Topics
- HAVE YOU READ IT? California News
- Tomorrow, June 23 webinar about physicians’ return-to-work issues. California News
- Tomorrow, June 23 join the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network California News
- June 25, is the deadline to submit your responses to Noridian Medicare News/Noridian News
- June 28 is the deadline for submitting comments to CMS Medicare News/CMS News
MOASC President, Ashkan Lashkari, MD, will join ANCO President, Thach-Giao Truong, MD, on ANCO Connections, Thursday, July 15, 12:00pm-1:00pm. The title of the program is, Connecting with MOASC: Re-opening of California, and what it means for Oncologists. To read more click here and go to MOASC News.
HAVE YOU READ IT?
HAVE YOU SEEN HOW YOUR STATE GOVERNMENT IS EITHER IGNORANT, HEAR ONLY FROM THE PAYORS, OR
JUST DOES NOT CARE FOR YOUR PATIENTS?
AB347 CONTINUES TO MOVE TOWARDS PASSING IN THE SENATE.
AB347 FLAGRANTLY ALLOWS THE CARLESS, FOR-PROFIT, APPLICATION OF STEP-THERAPY (aka FAIL FIRST) TO DELAY YOUR TREATMENT TO YOUR PATIENTS. To read more click here and go to California News.
CMS has added new Quality Payment Program performance information for doctors, clinicians, groups, and Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) to the Doctors and Clinicians section of Medicare Care Compare and in the Provider Data Catalog (PDC). CMS is required to report MIPS eligible clinicians’ Final Scores, MIPS eligible clinicians’ performance under each MIPS performance category, names of eligible clinicians in Advanced APMs and, to the extent feasible, the names and performance of such Advanced APMs. To read more click here and go to Medicare News/CMS News
State and local laws are changing rapidly. Employers may be subject to state and local mask mandates, state and local COVID-19 workplace safety guidance, and industry-specific guidance. Reach out to your local health department or state agency to determine if any mandates apply to your business before creating your masking policy. To read more click here and go to National News.
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