Connecticut Health Care News

MedNotes – Executive Authority Extended, Most Orders Expire

Governor Ned Lamont’s executive powers under the public health emergency, which have been highly controversial were extended for the fifth time in July after a party line vote by the Connecticut General Assembly. Following the votes by the House and Senate, Governor...

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Medical License Renewal

A number of physicians have contacted the county medical association staff inquiring about renewing their medical license. Some physicians reported they have not received a renewal notice from the Connecticut Department of Public Health. Kindly note the renewal notice...

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MedNotes – President Signed Bill to Avoid Medicare Cuts

U.S. House Passes Legislation to Prevent 2% Medicare Cut Until 2022 / Bill Signed by the President Earlier this week the US House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved legislation, H.R. 1868, to extend until the end of the year the 2% -- or $18 billion-- Medicare...

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HCMA MedNotes – April 8, 2021

Streamline your Work Flow and Save Time Free Integration to the CT Prescription Drug Monitoring Program The Connecticut Department The Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection Drug Control Division received $1.3 million dollars in funding from the Center of...

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HCMA MedNotes -Medicare Claims on Hold

U.S. Senate Passes Measure to Prevent 2% Medicare Sequester Cut; House Expected to Follow Suit in Mid-April This past week the US Senate voted 90-2 to pass an agreement reached to extend the 2% Medicare sequester moratorium that expires on April 1. The bipartisan...

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