The new five-year contract for an innovative healthcare provider payment system is expected to save $1 billion, lower costs, and improve quality for consumers. Learn more about this unique and innovative model here.
Governor Larry Hogan, Federal Government Sign Maryland Model All-Payer Contract
CMS Launches Data Element Library
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the agency’s first Data Element Library (DEL), a free database that supports the exchange of electronic health information. Learn more about this resource from CMS.
Function Focused Care Training for ALs
Opportunity available for training for Assisted Living communities in the area of function focused care. Get more information here.
Maryland 3% Rate Increase Approved
LifeSpan Network applauds Gov. Hogan for his approval of a 3% rate increase for long-term services and supports (LTSS) providers as part of the state’s fiscal year 2019 budget. Read about it here.