The launch of the Open System database to the public is now delayed. The system will disclose potential conflicts of interest among Doctors. The delay comes after physician groups from around the country asked for more time to disclose relationships and the system had to be shutdown last week for an issue in the reporting. Read the CMS press release.
As the review period for physicians to check the information in the Open Payment Database nears its end, questions, issues and frustrations are evident.
Review and Dispute Period: July 14 – August 27, 2014. Have you verified your data? Continue reading
Deadline of October 1, 2015 for ICD-10 allows health care industry ample time to prepare for change. Continue reading
SMA President, Stuart J. Goodman, MD joins Hagerstown, MD-based Parkway Neuroscience and Spine Institute as part of its medical team. Continue reading