The California Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) has extended a waiver that temporarily removes the ratios for physicians supervising nurse practitioners and physician assistants. Physicians can continue to supervise the number of NPs or PAs they can competently and confidently supervise without a statutory ratio in place.
UnitedHealthcare recently updated its Medical and Drug Policies and Coverage Determination Guidelines for UnitedHealthcare Commercial Plans to include updated documentation requirements and clinical coverage criteria effective for dates of service on or after August 1, 2020.
Planned Parenthood, CMA, CTA and SEIU call on Governor to focus on fundamental needs to drive safe, equitable recovery
Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California, CMA, SEIU and CTA are joining together to
The third in our monthly Virtual Grand Rounds series – Transmission, Testing and Masks: creating a culture to curb COVID-19 – will be Tuesday, September 9, 2020, at 12 p.m.
In an August 5, 2020, notice to providers, Blue Shield announced it would be temporarily increasing reimbursement rates for certain Evaluation and Management services to help reduce the negative impacts to practices as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Physicians for a Healthy California (PHC) is now accepting applications for the third cycle of the graduate medical education (GME) grant program, CalMedForce .
UnitedHealthcare is in the process of discontinuing physician payments via paper checks and will instead require both contracted and non-contracted physicians to receive payment via ACH/direct deposit
Provider Relief Fund deadline extended for Medicaid providers, will reopen portal for Medicare providers
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has extended the deadline for physicians to apply for the
On August 3, 2020, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published its proposed 2021 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule.
Louis J. Goodman, Ph.D., former Texas Medical Association (TMA) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Executive Vice President (EVP) passed away on Friday, July 31, 2020, at the age of 71.