Medicaid data made public for the first time
Medicaid and CHIP data are the latest to be released as CMS works to get the information in the hands of patients, health care providers and researchers in pursuit of new solutions.
Medicare claims data will be available to clinicians under pilot program
The Data at the Point of Care pilot is part of the MyHealthEData initiative that launched Blue Button 2.0.
CMS may have wrongly paid $729M in EHR incentives to health care providers
The HHS Office of the Inspector General found that the providers that received the funds did not meet federal requirements for the incentive.
New Medicaid plans will sweeten IT modernization for vendors
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services wants to make it easier for vendors to get involved in modernizing Medicaid IT systems across the country through a series of new initiatives, according to acting Administrator Andy Slavitt.