Topic: Disproportionate share hospitals
Amid increased scrutiny of the 340B program, the GAO has released a report diving into the characteristics of participating hospitals.
Lawmakers grappled with how to oversee the 340B program during a hearing featuring representatives from provider groups and the GAO.
Execs at several major health systems gathered on Capitol Hill on Wednesday to provide a deeper look at the risks they face if savings are cut significantly.
The Department of Health and Human Services has asked the Supreme Court to review a case with as much as $4 billion in Medicare payments at stake.
The debate over the state of the 340B drug discount program continues to swirl.
The agreement would add $2 billion to the National Institutes of Health and fund community health centers.
The House of Representatives passed a stopgap spending bill Tuesday night, which includes funding for healthcare programs.
The House plans to vote on a new short-term spending bill that would fund community health centers for two years.
Congress is steeling itself to consider another budget bill. Once again, healthcare could be caught in the crosshairs.
Increased reimbursements under Medicare Part B could offset potential losses for hospitals under changes to the 340B program.