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With an implementation date of July 1, 2019 for updates to the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education’s (ACGME) Common Program Requirements (the basic set of standards for training resident and fellow physicians), teaching hospitals should be proactively reviewing and making appropriate changes to their graduate medical education (GME) programs over the next several months to ensure compliance moving forward. Read More ›

On April 24, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued its Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems (IPPS) proposed rule for Fiscal Year 2019 (Proposed Rule).  Contained within the Proposed Rule was a notice from CMS of the closure of two teaching hospitals and the opportunity for hospitals to apply for the newly available graduate medical education resident slots under Section 5506 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  Read More ›

On August 2, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued its Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems (IPPS) final rule for Federal Fiscal Year 2017 (Final Rule).  Contained within the Final Rule was a notice from CMS of the closure of three teaching hospitals and the opportunity for hospitals to apply for the newly available graduate medical education resident slots under Section 5506 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  Read More ›

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