On July 23rd, at the same time that it released the final rule relating to the new bundled payment methodology for renal dialysis providers, CMS issued a proposed rule that would create a new Quality Incentive Program (QIP)

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On May 26th, CMS released a proposed rule setting out new credentialing and privileging processes for physicians and other healthcare professionals who provide telemedicine services, a move which may lesson burdens on healthcare providers considering telemedicine options. Further, next week

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