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The National Association of Urban Hospitals consists of private, non-profit urban safety-net hospitals that work together to advocate fair and adequate support, financing, and reimbursement from government payers – Medicare and Medicaid – for hospitals that serve America's neediest urban communities.

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Noteworthy News

  • A growing number of states are ending or limiting retroactive eligibility for Medicaid:  the practice of Medicaid reimbursing[…]
  • First, new Medicare programs for lump-sums payments for cardiac care and joint replacements were scaled back. Then, additional[…]
  • The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is not doing enough to oversee the prescribing of opioids to[…]
  • U.S. hospitals continue to improve their performance under Medicare’s value-based purchasing program. In FY 2018, 57 percent of[…]
  • Medicaid is about to undergo major changes, CMS administrator Seema Verma outlined in a news release yesterday and[…]
  • The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued new guidance to states advising them on how[…]
  • In a message sent to every member of the House of Representatives, NAUH conveyed its support for key[…]
  • The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is launching a new “Meaningful Measures” initiative that will seek to[…]
  • New federal regulations are facilitating better integration of physical and behavioral health services for the Medicaid population. Two[…]
  • Too much market share by insurers in urban areas can inhibit competition, and according to the American Medical[…]