Chambers Center for Well Being Leaders to Present at National “Leadership in Integrative Health” Conference (atlantichealth.com) Mimi Guarneri, MD, medical adviser to Atlantic Health System’s Chambers Center for Well Being, and Emilie Rowan, LCSW, director, Chambers Center for Well Being, will be featured speakers at the “Leadership in Integrative Health” conference. This two-day meeting is part of the Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine’s annual conference featuring nationally-recognized experts in integrative medicine and administration.
St. Joseph’s Healthcare System: Advancing the Future of Medicine (stjosephshealth.com) Sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth since 1867, St. Joseph’s Healthcare System is a nationally recognized leading edge health care organization and major academic institution offering a comprehensive spectrum of advanced services to all those in need.
Web tool will help families navigate complex world of autism-services insurance (njbiz.com) New Jersey law requires health insurers to cover specialized therapy for individuals with autism known as applied behavior analysis, or ABA. For the past year, a stakeholder work group has been meeting to address the obstacles faced by families seeking ABA coverage, and to bring the benefits of the mandate to more families that need them.
CMS kicks off effort to help Marketplace enrollees stay covered (cms.gov) The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is committed to making it as easy as possible for current Health Insurance Marketplace enrollees to renew their coverage for 2015. It is encouraging consumers to come back at the start of Open Enrollment on November 15, update their 2015 application, and compare their options to make sure they enroll in the plan that best meets their budget and health needs for next year.
CMS extends effectiveness of fraud and abuse waivers for ACOs (ahanews.com) The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General today extended the effectiveness of an interim final rule related to waivers from fraud and abuse rules for Accountable Care Organizations participating in the Medicare Shared Savings Program.