7/15/2016 -- CMS proposed rule: "Medicare Program; Revisions to Payment Policies Under the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY2017" (see pg.46201-46205 for sections on Collaborative Care Model for common behavioral health conditions).
7/14/2016 -- CMS proposed rule: "Medicare Program: Hospital Outpatient PPS and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs;....EHR Incentive Programs; Payment to Certain Off-Campus Outpatient Departments of a Provider; Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program" (NOTE: partial hospitalization section begins on p.45667)
7/13/2016 -- Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act, S.524, passes Senate and House; goes to President for signature. See a summary of key provisions. Becomes law (P.L.114-198) on 7.22.16.
7/22/16 -- NAPHS OFFICIALLY APPROVED TO SERVE THREE YEARS ON NQF’S MEASURE APPLICATIONS PARTNERSHIP (MAP) HOSPITAL WORKGROUP.