In 2015 the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) was passed which was a bipartisan agreement to move towards a value-based system of care. The Act would create a new approach to paying clinicians for the value and quality of care they provide. At the time of the Act’s passage nearly a year ago, it was unknown how it would be implemented or the exact details of how it would work.
On November 22, U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant indefinitely postponed implementation of the United States Department of Labor (DOL) overtime rules originally set to go into effect on December 1.
President-elect Trump had made tax reduction a centerpiece of his
economic plans during his campaign, saying he would, among other things,
propose lower and consolidated individual income tax rates, expand tax
breaks for families and repeal the Affordable Care Act.
International Fraud Awareness Week kicks off November 13, 2016 worldwide. ACFE provides statistics and prevention checklist.