MediRegs Weekly Regulatory Highlights

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January 9 - January 15, 2021

Check out the latest regulations and news that will keep you up-to-date as an HIM professional  

Highlights

Final and Proposed Regulations

CMS Manual Transmittals and MLN Matters Articles

Court Cases and Administrative Actions

Government Accountability Office Reports

News

Office of Inspector General Actions

Final and Proposed Regulations

Final rule: Medicare Program; Medicare Coverage of Innovative Technology (MCIT) and Definition of “Reasonable and Necessary”

As stated by CMS:

"This final rule establishes a Medicare coverage pathway to provide Medicare beneficiaries nationwide with faster access to new, innovative medical devices designated as breakthrough by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The Medicare Coverage of Innovative Technology (MCIT) pathway will result in 4 years of national Medicare coverage starting on the date of FDA market authorization or a manufacturer chosen date within 2 years thereafter."

FDA

HHS

OSHA

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CMS Manual Transmittals and MLN Matters Articles

New Articles this week

Court Cases and Administrative Actions

HHS - Departmental Appeals Board Civil Remedies Decisions

Court Cases - United States Supreme Court

Court Cases - Federal Court of Appeals

Court Cases - Federal District Court (by State)

Court Cases - State Courts

Government Accountability Office Reports

Reports Related to CMS

News

CMS - Press Releases

DOJ - Press Releases

CMS - Fact Sheets

CMS - HPMS Guidance History

NIH - News Releases

Office of Inspector General Actions

Corporate Integrity Agreements

Audit Reports - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Audit Reports - Health Resources and Services Administration

Audit Reports - Indian Health Service

Audit Reports - National Institutes of Health

OEI - OIG - Evaluation and Inspection Reports

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