by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of Technology
The rescission was announced on April 25, 2012 and is effective immediately. The directive applied to provider and insurers connected to federal health care programs. The main body of the statement is relatively short and to the point: Accordingly:
The rescission also renders as obsolete Directive 262 (on health care providers for Federal Employees Health Benefits Program; 3/17/03) and Directive 189 (Heath care entities receiving Medicare and/or Medicaid (12/16/93).