Dual-Eligibles Cut Partially Restored
After TMA-organized rallies, lobbying and meetings, the Legislative Budget Board directed the Texas HHSC to restore part of the cut in payments for patients who are covered by both Medicare and Medicaid. More
State Delays Medicaid Fee Increase
The Texas HHSC postponed the Medicaid primary care physician payment increase.
Guilty Until Proven Innocent: New Medicaid Fraud Rules Will Bully Doctors’ Offices
Read about DCMS Member C. Turner Lewis, MD, battling the system to continue caring for his patients on MeandMyDoctor.com.
E-Rx Hardship Deadline Extended
If you missed the opportunity earlier this year to claim an e-prescribing exemption to prevent a 1.5-percent penalty in 2013 on all Medicare allowable charges, you now have a second chance.
CMS Releases Final Rule on Increased 2013-2014 Medicaid Primary Care Payments
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a final rule outlining higher Medicaid payments for primary care in 2013 and 2014.
Message To DCMS Members About 1115 Medicaid Waiver
The Board of Directors of the Dallas County Medical Society want to make you aware of a serious matter involving the society's planned expansion of Project Access Dallas and the four private hospital systems.