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- Updates to Mandatory Labor Law posting requirements California News
- Best of SABCS Northern California January 11. ANCO News
- 2020 Federal Law Updates National News
There have been updates to Mandatory Labor Law posting requirements that affect your business in California. In order for your business to stay in compliance with these recent changes, the following four (4) updated posting(s) must be downloaded, printed and then posted next to your current labor law poster. To read more click here and go to California News.
MOASC has secured a special PHYSICIAN’S encore webinar with the California Medicare contractor Medical Director, Arthur Lurvey, MD, FACP, FACE, who will present Getting Ready for Medicare in 2020 and 2021, January 22, 2020 at 5:30pm-PST. Physicians, NPP’s and all interested staff are welcome. To read more click here and go to MOASC News.
Last year, Medicare paid for $725 million worth of expensive medications administered in outpatient clinics, such as chemotherapy drugs, that ended up being discarded, according to new data released by the federal government. 10 highly discarded drugs accounted for 63% of Medicare’s wasted dollars. More than 26% of what Medicare paid for blood cancer drug Velcade, or $123 million was wasted. The highest amount of any drug. Medicare paid $226 million for the blood platelet injection NPlate, or more than half of the drug’s U.S. sales, yet 22% of that drug ($78 million) was discarded. To read more click here and go to CMS News.
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