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AHCA | Burden reductions This article reflects changes to carry forward interview questions as announced at the St. Louis RAI training.
First Databank | Customer Connection The current FDB newsletter includes information about website changes and re-branding efforts. Clinical and editorial highlights are also included.
Healthcare Finance News | More participants CCTP The number of participants in the CMS demo to reduce re-admissions to hospitals has increased by 23. The Community based Care Transition Program is now active in 19 states.
McKnight’s | Kronos acquisition Optilink assets have been taken over by Kronos.
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Psych Services CMS has two new initiatives to fight overuse of antipsychotic meds and increase funding for psychiatrist for elderly thru Medicaid demonstrations in 11 states.
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