300 Articles Matching "requirements"

New premarket requirements emblematic of FDA’s long-view approach to cybersecurity

Oct 17, 2018 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
At today's Healthcare Security Forum in Boston, FDA's Dr. Suzanne Schwartz revealed that patchability forensic data capture will be key components of the agency's soon-to-be-released premarket guidance for medical device...
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4,100 more Arkansans lose Medicaid over work requirements

Oct 16, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
More than 4,100 Medicaid expansion enrollees in Arkansas will lose coverage for the rest of 2018 because they did not comply with the state's work requirement. That's on top of the 4,353 people who were dropped last...
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Only One Abortion Clinic Is Open In Missouri After Federal Judge’s Ruling On New Requirements

Oct 05, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
In addition to not meeting new requirements about admitting privileges at hospitals, the Columbia clinic's license had expired. The judge said once it regains its license, the clinic can appeal his decision. News about women's reproductive health comes out of Virginia,...
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More Audits, Work Requirements Coming to Medicaid

Oct 02, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
Sept. 28—Coming Medicaid activity will include more audits of Medicaid health plans and more requirements that enrollees get jobs or engage in other activities, according to the program’s federal leader....
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How Medicaid work requirements have evolved in policy battles

Sep 28, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
A roundup of recent coverage of Medicaid work requirements and expansion in select states sheds light on the current state of work requirements in the...
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Tennessee joins push for Medicaid work requirements

Sep 27, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Tennessee is the fourth state this month to introduce a work requirement proposal for its Medicaid enrollees. Officials there believe it has a better chance of CMS approval than other non-expansion states due to its coverage policies for...
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Virginia looks to add Medicaid work requirements, premiums

Sep 25, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
As Virginia waits for the CMS to sign off on its pending Medicaid expansion request, it released a waiver seeking to impose work requirements and premiums on enrollees above the federal poverty...
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Rep. Ruiz: Outdated infrastructure, policies hindering telehealth

Sep 22, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Outdated policy and a lack of political will is holding back the widespread deployment of telehealth. Barriers include insufficient federal funding for telehealth infrastructure, inconsistent licensing requirements, lack of broadband internet...
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Black Patients’ Access To ‘Revolutionary’ Treatments Stymied By Stark Under-Representation In Clinical Trials

Sep 20, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
There's a regulatory reluctance to impose diversity requirements for drug trials, but that's left a gaping disparity around who has access to new and life-changing cancer drugs. In other public health news: Alzheimer's, vaping, marijuana drugs, diabetes, DNA, obesity, and...
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Free Gyms Help Those Recovering From Addiction Create Drug-Free Social Network

Sep 18, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
In the midst of the opioid epidemic, new strategies of coping with the crisis are emerging as advocates recognize the need for a multi-pronged recovery plan. In other news: homeless outreach teams take the fight to the streets; a new product allows users to test their drugs for deadly contaminants; California lawmakers target prescriptions practices with potential database requirements; and...
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Parsing Policies: Work Requirements Are Only Serving To Provide An Excuse For Republicans Who Want To Take Away Poor People’s Insurance

Sep 15, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers express views on a variety of health...
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Research Roundup: Work Requirements; Reference Pricing; And Medicare Beneficiaries

Sep 15, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages express views on reproductive...
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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ A Detour On A Smoking Off-Ramp

Sep 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
In this episode of KHN’s “What the Health?” Sarah Jane Tribble of Kaiser Health News, Stephanie Armour of The Wall Street Journal, Kimberly Leonard of the Washington Examiner and Rebecca Adams of CQ Roll Call talk about the Food and Drug Administration’s latest actions to address teenagers’ use of e-cigarettes, Arkansas’ Medicaid work requirements and news about the uninsured from the latest federal Census report....
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Arkansas cuts 4,300 off Medicaid under new work requirements

Sep 13, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
More than 4,300 Medicaid expansion enrollees in Arkansas will lose coverage for the rest of this year because they did not comply for three straight months with the state's first-in-the-nation work and reporting requirements, state...
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Alabama, Michigan seek Medicaid work requirements

Sep 12, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Alabama and Michigan are the latest states to seek to impose work requirements on its Medicaid population. Unlike most other states requesting the change, Michigan would use an honor system to determine if beneficiaries comply with the...
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Towering Figure In Cancer Research World Failed To Disclose Financial Ties To Drug, Health Care Companies

Sep 11, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Dr. José Baselga's failure to properly disclose his connections to the industry highlight a broader issue within the field over how weakly reporting requirements are enforced by the medical journals and professional societies charged with policing...
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Perspectives: Interchangeability Requirements Misguided And Counterproductive To Fostering Biosimilars

Sep 06, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Read recent commentaries about drug-cost...
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Editorial: With food insecurity a growing problem, SNAP is vital to public health efforts

Aug 31, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
By insisting on even stricter work requirements for SNAP benefits, House Republicans are standing in the way of a basic public health...
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California seeks to ban Medicaid work requirements

Aug 30, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
California wants to become the first state to prohibit its health department from imposing a Medicaid work requirement or other conservative policies favored by the Trump...
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State Highlights: Planned Parenthood Kansas City Clinic’s License To Be Renewed After Meeting State Requirements; Former HHS Secretary Wins Florida House Primary

Aug 30, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Missouri, Florida, Arizona, Minnesota, Texas, Wisconsin, Idaho, Iowa and New...
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