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NTOCC New Resource Announcement

Posted on 7/28/2018 by NTOCC ®

NTOCC is excited to announce a new resource to use as a guide to Non-Opioid Choices. It can be found on our website here www.ntocc.org

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July 2018 IMPACT NEWSLETTER

Posted on 7/25/2018 by NTOCC ®

July 2018 IMPACT NEWSLETTER - https://mailchi.mp/574a84dec06e/july-2018-impact-newsletter

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CMS Announces New Name for EHR Initiatives: Promoting Interoperability Programs

Posted on 4/24/2018 by NTOCC ®

NTOCC NEWS ALERT CMS Announces New Name for EHR Initiatives: Promoting Interoperability Programs

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NTOCC April 2018 IMPACT NEWSLETTER

Posted on 4/16/2018 by NTOCC ®

NTOCC April 2018 IMPACT NEWSLETTER Celebrating Transitions of Care Excellence WITH NTOCC in WASHINGTON, D.C. NTOCC 7 ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS

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2nd Quarter IMPACT Newsletter May 2017

Posted on 5/4/2017 by NTOCC ®

NTOCC IMPACT Newsletter 2nd Quarter 2017

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House Republicans vote to repeal and replace The Patient Protection and Affordable care act

Posted on 5/4/2017 by NTOCC ® in Obamacare Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act House Healthcare Health care Transitions of Care NTOCC Legislation

In DC, House Republicans passed legislation today that will repeal and replace The Patient Protection and Affordable care act, also known as Obamacare. This is a major step toward this long running Republican goal that sets in motion an overhaul of the nation’s healthcare system.

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January 30 IMPACT NEWSLETTER

Posted on 1/30/2017 by NTOCC ®

New Transitions of Care Pathway for Patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

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Rep. Tom Price Officially Tapped to Lead HHS

Posted on 11/29/2016 by NTOCC ®

This morning, President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team announced that Rep. Tom Price has been chosen to serve as the next Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). Price (R-GA), the current chairman of the House Budget Committee and member of the Ways and Means Committee, is an orthopedic surgeon who represents many of the northern suburbs of Atlanta. The Georgia congressman was an early supporter of Trump’s, endorsing him for President last May. NTOCC has worked closely with Dr. Price over the years on issues surrounding care transitions including the implementation of the chronic care management code. Dr. Price’s nomination is subject to confirmation by the Senate, which will occur in January.

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Election Wrap-Up and Potential Impact on Healthcare

Posted on 11/10/2016 by NTOCC ®

On Tuesday, Donald Trump won the presidency by running the most unconventional campaign in modern history. He was able to connect with middle-class voters in states like Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Ohio and Iowa while winning toss-up states on the east coast, including Florida and North Carolina, to seal his victory. Thus far, President-elect Trump has won 28 states and 279 electoral votes, with Arizona (11 electoral votes), Michigan (16 electoral votes), and New Hampshire (4 electoral votes) yet to be called.

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CMS Releases Final Physician Fee Schedule Rule for CY 2017

Posted on 11/2/2016 by NTOCC ®

Today, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule that updates that payment policies and payment rates for services furnished under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) on or after January 1, 2017. The rule has been finalized with a number of policies supported by NTOCC, including the establishment of separate payments for codes describing chronic care management for patients with greater complexity.

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