• 1996
  • Along with the Departments of Labor and Treasury, CMS also implements the insurance reform provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) and most aspects of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) of 2010 as amended. (wikipedia.org)
  • While physically separated, the two hospitals were officially merged in 1996 in a budget saving consolidation and the umbrella organization renamed the Rabin Medical Center, in memory of Yitzhak Rabin, the prime minister who had been assassinated in the previous year. (wikipedia.org)
  • principles
  • Mark McClellan, Elliott Fisher and others defined three core accountable care organization principles: Provider-led organizations with a strong base of primary care that are collectively accountable for quality and per capita costs across the continuum of care Payments linked to quality improvements and reduced costs Reliable and increasingly sophisticated performance measurement, to support improvement and provide confidence that savings are achieved through care improvements. (wikipedia.org)
  • disability
  • It also provides health insurance to younger people with some disability status as determined by the Social Security Administration, as well as people with end stage renal disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • hospital
  • Howard County General Hospital is a 2671-bed, not-for-profit health care provider located in Columbia, Maryland. (wikipedia.org)
  • Howard County General Hospital: A Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine is a not-for-profit health care provider with 264 licensed beds located in Columbia, Maryland. (wikipedia.org)
  • These guidelines stipulate the necessary steps that physician, hospital and other health care provider groups must complete to become an ACO. (wikipedia.org)
  • certain
  • There have been some tentative inconsistent links found to certain viral infections, to substance misuse, and to general physical health. (wikipedia.org)
  • universal heal
  • Over the course of his Senate career and continuing into the Obama administration, Kennedy continued his efforts to enact universal health care, which he called the "cause of my life. (wikipedia.org)
  • largest
  • As a result, many people no longer depended on the Histadrut for their health insurance, and one of the largest declines in union membership in history occurred. (wikipedia.org)
  • Center
  • Per agreement with the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), ICPSR distributes the data file(s) and technical documentation in this collection in their original form as prepared by NCHS. (umich.edu)
  • In preparing the data tape(s) for this collection, the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has removed direct identifiers and characteristics that might lead to identification of data subjects. (umich.edu)
  • In 2014, the Health Care and Surgery Center Building was renamed to the Dr. Sanford A. Berman and Dr. Kay Ota-Berman Pavilion after a $5 million donation. (wikipedia.org)