MediRegs Weekly Regulatory Highlights

Curated content to help make sure your organization remains compliant.

May 1 - May 7, 2021

Start your day with Weekly Regulatory Highlights to see what changes might impact your business.  

Weekly Highlights

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Final and Proposed Regulations

CMS Manual Transmittals and MLN Matters Articles

Court Cases and Administrative Actions

HIPAA

News

Office of Inspector General Actions

Final and Proposed Regulations

Final rule: Medicare Program: Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model Three-Year Extension and Changes to Episode Definition and Pricing; Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Policies and Regulatory Revisions in Response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

As stated by CMS:

"This final rule extends the length of the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CJR) model through December 31, 2024 by adding an additional 3 performance years (PYs). PY 6 will begin on October 1, 2021 and end on December 31, 2022; PY 7 will begin on January 1, 2023 and end on December 31, 2023; and PY 8 will begin on January 1, 2024 and end on December 31, 2024."

FDA

HHS

Veterans Affairs

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CMS Manual Transmittals and MLN Matters Articles

New Articles this week

Medicare Secondary Payer (PUB. 100-05)

Medicare Contractor Beneficiary and Provider Communications (PUB. 100-09)

National Coverage Determinations

Court Cases and Administrative Actions

CMS - Provider Reimbursement Review Board Decisions

HHS - Departmental Appeals Board Civil Remedies Decisions

Court Cases - United States Supreme Court

Court Cases - Federal Court of Appeals

Court Cases - Federal District Court (by State)

Court Cases - State Courts

HIPAA

CMS - EHR Incentive Programs

News

CMS - Press Releases

DOJ - Press Releases

HHS - Press Releases

CMS - Fact Sheets

CMS - HPMS Guidance History

Office of Inspector General Actions

Corporate Integrity Agreements

List of Excluded Individuals/Entities

Medicaid Fraud Control Units

OIG - Medicare Fraud Strike Force

Audit Reports - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

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