Lawmakers urge regulators to expand and finalize self-referral, anti-kickback updates

Modern Healthcare: Dozens of policymakers pushed HHS and the Office of Management and Budget to finalize and broaden proposals to revamp anti-kickback and self-referral laws that currently inhibit care coordination, they wrote in a letter Tuesday.

More than 70 congressional members supported a wide range of changes that aim to facilitate more data sharing between providers and incentive pay under CMS-approved care models, among other proposals that are slated for final action this August.

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