Atos Annual General Meeting of June 16, 2020 to be held behind closed doors

Jannie Delucca

Paris, Might 25, 2020

In the context of overall health crisis joined to the COVID-19 epidemic, and in order to secure the overall health and the safety of its workforce and shareholders, the Atos SE Board of Administrators made the decision, throughout its assembly held on Might 22, 2020, to hold the Yearly Normal Meeting of June sixteen, 2020 driving closed doors.

In accordance with the steps adopted by the French federal government to restrict the spread of COVID-19, in certain ordinance no. 2020-321 of March 25, 2020 pertaining to the keeping of the standard meetings, the Yearly Normal Meeting will be exceptionally held at the enterprise registered offices, with no the actual physical existence of shareholders, on Tuesday June sixteen, 2020 at 2 p.m..

No admission card (“carte d’admission”) will be issued. Shareholders are invited to vote in advance or to grant a proxy to the Chairman

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CMS proposes 1.6% inpatient increase and new CAR-T cell therapy payment

Jannie Delucca

Hospitals in 2021 get a one.6% maximize for inpatient care paid by Medicare less than a proposed rule unveiled by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Solutions.

CMS is also proposing in the inpatient possible payment program rule to have a separate new hospital payment classification for Chimeric Antigen Receptor (Car) T-cell remedy.

Car-T is a gene remedy that works by using a patient’s individual genetically modified immune cells to treat people today with sure sorts of most cancers, alternatively of supplemental chemotherapy or other sorts of remedy paid for less than the inpatient possible payment program.

Presently, Car-T hospital scenarios are paid at the exact charge as bone marrow transplants and qualify for supplemental payments by way of the short-term new know-how insert-on payment for higher-cost scenarios which is set to expire this yr.

In addition, CMS is relocating forward with its selling price transparency rule demanding hospitals to

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