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Giving Consumers the Tools They Need to Make Decisions
Consumers deserve safe, secure access to the information they need to make informed decisions about their health. ACHP advocates for policies that empower consumers with easy access to their health information. This includes promoting the use of high quality, personalized digital pricing tools to simplify the health care shopping experience and ensuring access to health data is timely and secure.
Problem | Solution
PROBLEM: The Administration’s final Interoperability and Information Blocking Rules are the most extensive health data sharing policies released by the federal government. The rules require both public and private entities to share information between patients and other parties privately and securely.
SOLUTION: Following industry feedback—including from ACHP—and in light of COVID-19, CMS has announced it will provide plans more time to meet the new requirements.
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Health plans across the nation provided the following recommendations to CMS for rebalancing HCBS and nursing home diversification.
while there is broad consensus that telehealth is here to stay, significant questions remain about how to make it a permanent fixture in care delivery.
If passed, the Protecting Access to Post-COVID-19 Telehealth Act ensure Medicare beneficiaries retain access to important telehealth services services.