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Government watchdog warns of Medicaid oversight gaps

Healthcare Dive

The CMS doesn’t require states to report data on outcomes or care denials, and has made “delayed” progress on plans to analyze the information and make it public, according to the Government Accountability Office.

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Microsoft forms health AI governance network

Healthcare Dive

The tech giant is standing up the group with 16 health systems, two healthcare technology companies and zero AI development rivals.

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Harmonizing Africa’s Data Governance: Challenges and Solutions

Bill of Health

Consider the following harmonization approach: Every African country should legislate to automatically deem any other African country that ratifies the Malabo Convention as providing adequate data protection, and govern personal data flows to such a country in the same way as domestic transfers of personal data.

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Government watchdog warns of Medicare fraud after relaxing provider requirements

Healthcare Dive

The Government Accountability Office is urging the CMS to resume certain eligibility checks on providers whom they consider at high risk of fraud to the Medicare program.

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HIPAA Compliance: Can Your Organization Avoid Costly Government Penalties and Fines?

Colington Consulting was established in 2013 and helps organizations achieve HIPAA compliance and ensures clients stay current with the latest enforcement trends. We provide a full range of HIPAA compliance services and consulting.

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Healthcare Governance Risk and Compliance

Compliancy Group

The complex nature of the healthcare industry calls for a robust framework to ensure governance, mitigate risks, and maintain compliance with various regulations. Let’s delve into Healthcare Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC) and explore its significance, key components, and the imperative role it plays in safeguarding the health industry.

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Federal government probes healthcare private equity deals

Healthcare Dive

The cross-agency investigation comes as scrutiny rises regarding corporate consolidation in healthcare.

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HIPAA: Why It Matters to Your Practice

The large majority of practices are likely trying to protect patients’ information, but they may not be doing all that they need to meet government requirements. The government can fine up to 1.5 Not complying with HIPAA has definite drawbacks, with one major one being massive fines.