For the first time in recent history, U.S. diagnostic and interventional radiology programs reported in as 100% filled, no programs reported any unfilled first-year radiology residency positions.READ MORE
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The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) on March 15 released its March 2018 Report to Congress.READ MORE
The Protecting Access to Medicare Act (PAMA) of 2014 section 218(b) established a new program to increase the rate of appropriate advanced diagnostic imaging services rendered to Medicare beneficiaries.READ MORE
While 2017 and 2018 are transition years for the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), there are several key dates approaching.READ MORE
Health insurer Cigna Corp. plans to buy Express Scripts Holding Co. in a cash-and-stock deal worth $52 billion, excluding debt, that the companies say will expand their health care offerings and help them control costs. St. Louis-based Express Scripts is a pharmacy-benefit manager. Such companies serve as middlemen that help negotiate discounts with drugmakers.READ MORE