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CMS: 93% of Clinicians Get Positive Payment Adjustments for MIPS Year 1

For the first time, starting in 2019, the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will reimburse healthcare providers for certain virtual care visits with patients, regardless of the patient’s location—a move that drew praise from many healthcare leaders as helping to advance telehealth. On Nov. 1, CMS published its final rule providing updates to… Read More »

Sanofi and Regeneron's Dupixent gets more positive feedback from U.S. FDA

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Sanofi is pictured during the Viva Tech start-up and technology summit in Paris, France, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo PARIS (Reuters) – The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) regulator has given more positive feedback on the Dupixent eczema treatment being developed by drugmakers Sanofi and Regeneron, the companies… Read More »

U.N. employee in eastern Congo tests positive for Ebola: U.N. memo

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) – A United Nations employee in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has tested positive for Ebola, the first such incident during the current outbreak, the head of the U.N. peacekeeping mission (MONUSCO) there said on Friday in a letter to staff. “I am writing today to inform you that… Read More »