HIDA Government Affairs provides legislative and regulatory reimbursement trends from value based purchasing, and infection prevention policies to alternative payment models such as Accountable Care Organizations in the Medicare and Medicaid programs.
In addition to time sensitive updates, HIDA Government affairs publishes an annual Medicare360 Report, which outlines these and many other reimbursements changes and provides a broader outlook on what is happening within each market. Detailed analysis of reimbursement and quality programs as well as policy outlooks, by market, are laid out in great detail, which provides the supply chain key information on how customers are being measured on quality for payment.
Medicaid is also an important payer of healthcare services to providers. HIDA publishes and annual, state-by-state analysis of Medicaid reimbursement and tracks key issues such as Medicaid managed care enrollment.