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Golden Shore Medical Group assigns assets for liquidation

Wed, 12 Jun 2019

Golden Shore closed its doors on January 31, 2019, after Molina Healthcare terminated its contract with the delegated entity.

ABMS announces changes to continuing certification programs

Mon, 10 Jun 2019

ABMS recently announced that its 24 member boards would be implementing changes aimed at better assisting physicians in staying up to date with advances in their fields.

FAQ: When am I required to offer naloxone to patients?

Mon, 10 Jun 2019

Under the new law, physicians must offer a prescription fornaloxone or another drug approved by the FDA.

AMA Opioid Task Force calls on policymakers to do more to end epidemic

Mon, 10 Jun 2019

The number and strength of opioids prescribed by physicians has fallen for the fifth year in a row,

New law requires sexual harassment prevention training for all employees

Mon, 10 Jun 2019

Under the new law, employers with five or more employees must provide two hours of sexual harassment training to supervisors and one hour to all other employees.

DHCS Webinar: What Physicians Need to Know About the Value-Based Payment Incentives

Fri, 07 Jun 2019

The program is funded with $180 million in Proposition 56 funds, estimated at $360 million in total funds annually with the federal match.

Reminder: Anthem fee schedule changes effective July 1

Fri, 07 Jun 2019

Physicians are reminded that the changes to the Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer Participating Physician Agreement and fee schedule will take effect July 1, 2019.

CMS releases latest episode of “Beyond the Policy” podcast

Wed, 05 Jun 2019

Episode 3 of this podcast highlights the “ CMS Innovation Center: Where we are, How Models are Developed and the Next Steps in Value .”

California Medical Association supports Timely Access to Care Act

Wed, 05 Jun 2019

New legislation would reduce health care bureaucracy and delays for patients.

TRICARE West providers targeted in phishing scam

Fri, 31 May 2019

Health Net Federal Services recently notified providers about an email phishing scam targeting TRICARE West Region providers.