CMS Introduces 2024 Medicare PFS, Rules Proposed by OPPS – MedLearn Publishing

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The OPPS proposal did not contain references to several high-profile issues on which industry leaders awaited reform. Federal officials yesterday unveiled a pair of proposed rules, with potential adjustments to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) and Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) for calendar year 2024. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announcement … Read more

New York’s Medicare Advantage health plan is a betrayal

Retirees protesting the Medicare Advantage situation regarding Law 12-126 outside City Hall, Manhattan, New York on Wednesday, October 12, 2022.

The lure of free money leads people to do short-sighted and even illegal things. It’s happening right now, as New York City again seeks to force 250,000 municipal retirees off traditional Medicare and into an inferior insurance plan, Medicare Advantage. The city’s incentive is easy to understand: money. Moving people moves $500 million a year … Read more

Valera Health becomes a provider to the Humana Network, providing affordable, high-quality mental health care for Medicare Advantage members

Valera Health becomes a provider to the Humana Network, providing affordable, high-quality mental health care for Medicare Advantage members

NEW YORK, July 6, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Valera Health, a telehealth provider known for its high-quality, affordable care, today announced that its comprehensive mental health services are now online for select Humana Medicare Advantage members. Valera’s services are now available to Humana Medicare Advantage members in 10 states with nationwide expansion coming in September. Valera … Read more