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Thursday, December 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UnitedHealth to buy DaVita clinics for $4.9 billion »
UnitedHealth struck a $4.9 billion deal on Wednesday to acquire the DaVita Medical Group unit of kidney dialysis firm DaVi...
Wednesday, November 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
RPA Meets with CMS on Frequency of Dialysis LCDs »
On November 9 RPA Board members Rebecca Schmidt, D.O. and Robert Fuld M.D., along with RPA staff, met with senior CMS staf...
Thursday, November 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Implications Of 2018 Medicare Fee Schedule Final Rule For Nephrology »
A message from Rob Blaser Renal Physicians Association Director of Public Policy On November 2 CMS released the fi...
Tuesday, November 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Florida Blue To Stop Covering OxyContin To Prevent Opioid Abuse »
Florida’s largest health insurance company will stop covering OxyContin, the brand name for prescription opioid, beginning...
Monday, October 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sweeping Measure Addresses Prescription Pills »
Doctors would be limited to prescribing seven days' worth of opioids for patients with acute pain and would have to check...

Society News
Thursday, November 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FSN Hosts Signature Event in 2017 »
The Florida Society of Nephrology would like to thank all of our members, industry partners, and family that made the 2017...
Friday, September 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FSN Secures MOC Credit for FSN Annual Meeting »
FSN Secures MOC Credit for FSN Annual Meeting Registration is Still Open We are pleased to announce that the FS...

Medicaid | Medicare
Monday, December 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicaid Plan Required To Return $1.8 Million To State »
Simply Healthcare Plans made too much money from Florida's health-care program that treats the poor, elderly and disabled...
Wednesday, October 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thursday, August 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS issues quarterly update to the end-stage renal disease prospective payment system »
Modified: 8/15/2017  Location: FL, PR, USVI Line of Business: Part A The Centers for Medicare &...
Thursday, August 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Physicians! Are You Ordering Diabetic Shoes for Your Patients? »
Information from DME MACs about diabetic shoes Modified: 8/14/2017 Location: FL, PR, USVI Line of Busine...

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