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  • 04/18/2014
    During the HIMSS14 Annual Conference, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) rolled out a new education campaign and resource center called the eHealth University.

  • 04/18/2014
    This week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the results of the first three months for newly adopted standards and operating rules for healthcare electronic funds transfers (EFT) standard transactions that health plans are required to compliant with starting this past January 1st.

  • 04/18/2014
    As Members of Congress conclude the first week of a two-week recess, HIMSS reminds our membership that meaningful outreach can occur outside of the Nation’s Capital.

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