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5/30/17 - BRIEF: Medicare fraud presentation Thursday in Chadwick [Daily Gazette, Sterling, Ill.]
May 29 CHADWICK Carroll County TRIAD will have a program on Medicare fraud and scams at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Chadwick Lions Building, 221 Calvert Ave.. For more information, cALL the Carroll County Sheriff's Department at 815-244-9171.. (c) 2017 the Daily Gazette.
5/29/17 - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Kentucky Medicaid Awarded NCQA Quality Accreditation for New Health Plans
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Kentucky Medicaid announced that the National Committee for Quality Assurance has awarded New Health Plan Accreditation to its Medicaid managed care plan, which coordinates physical health, behavioral health, dental care and vision services for mo
5/29/17 - Combine Solicitation - Medicare Enrollment Period Packages and Medicare Card Sets
Office Address: Government Publishing Office; Customer Services Department; Columbus Regional Printing Procurement Office; 1335 Dublin Road, Suite 112- B Columbus OH 43215-7034. Subject: Medicare Enrollment Period Packages and Medicare Card Sets. Contact: Russell Woodmancy, Publishing Services Specialist, Phone 6144884616 x8, Fax 6144884577, Email.
5/29/17 - Combined Synopsis/Solicitation - Medicare Enrollment Period Packages and Medicare Card Sets
Location: Government Publishing Office, Customer Services Department, Columbus Regional Printing Procurement Office. Classification Code: T- Photographic, mapping, printing,& publication services. Subject: Medicare Enrollment Period Packages and Medicare Card Sets.
5/29/17 - Cooperative of American Physicians Offers Comprehensive Medicare Payment Reform Educational Resources
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest With 2017 marking the inaugural reporting year for determining clinician payment adjustments under the Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services' Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act, the Cooperative of American Physicians, Inc. is providing meaningful education and solution
5/29/17 - Find the Medicare drug plan for you
Medicare offers prescription drug coverage to everyone with Medicare. Medicare subsidizes the outpatient drug benefit, generally paying about 75 percent of the program's costs. To find the "stand-alone" drug plans and the Medicare Advantage health plans with drug coverage available in your area, visit Medicare's "plan finder" at medicare.gov/find-a
5/29/17 - Findings from University of Florida Provides New Data about Medicare and Medicaid (Defining 'quality' from the patient's perspective: findings from...
Findings from University of Florida Provides New Data about Medicare and Medicaid. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Research findings on Medicare and Medicaid are discussed in a new report. Our news editors obtained a quote from the research from the University of Florida, "This study examined the processes that
5/29/17 - Findings on Medicare and Medicaid Detailed by Investigators at University of Maryland [Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Support for...
Findings on Medicare and Medicaid Detailed by Investigators at University of Maryland. According to news originating from Baltimore, Maryland, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "In 2006, Medicare beneficiaries began receiving prescription coverage benefits through Part D of the Medicare benefit. Keywords for this news article include:...
5/29/17 - Findings on Medicare and Medicaid from R.L. Fuller and Colleagues Provide New Insights (Is the CMS Hospital-Acquired Condition Reduction Program a...
Findings on Medicare and Medicaid from R.L. Fuller and Colleagues Provide New Insights. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Investigators publish new report on Medicare and Medicaid. According to news reporting from Wallingford, Connecticut, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "In October 2014, the Centers for M
5/29/17 - Investigators from New York University Zero in on Medicare and Medicaid (What Patients Think About Their Interventional Radiologists: Assessment...
Investigators from New York University Zero in on Medicare and Medicaid. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest New research on Medicare and Medicaid is the subject of a report. The physician ratings website Healthgrades was manually queried for all 2,774 Medicare- participating self-designated IRs. "
5/29/17 - MAXIMUS to Share Insights about Conflict-Free Assessments and Provider Enrollment, Screening and Credentialing at Medicaid Managed Care Congress
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest MAXIMUS, a leading provider of government services worldwide, announced that Barbara Selter and John P. Crouse will be featured presenters at this year's Medicaid Managed Care Congress. In addition, he will discuss how certain states are streamlining the process and the implicatio
5/29/17 - Medicaid system requires stability
Nearly 227,000 low-income or disadvantaged Nebraskans depend on Medicaid funding for health care or mental health services. These supports are vital for many Nebraska households. Nebraska shifted on Jan. 1 to a new system in which companies or nonprofits providing those services can choose among three managed care companies now administering the bu
5/29/17 - New Medicare and Medicaid Findings Reported from Indiana University (Medicaid Expansion Under the Affordable Care Act and Insurance Coverage in Rural...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Research findings on Medicare and Medicaid are discussed in a new report. Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act increased the probability of Medicaid coverage for targeted populations in rural and urban areas, with a significantly greater increase in rural areas, but so
5/29/17 - New Medicare and Medicaid Study Findings Have Been Reported by H. Englander and Colleagues [Planning and Designing the Improving Addiction Care Team...
New Medicare and Medicaid Study Findings Have Been Reported by H. Englander and Colleagues. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Researchers detail new data in Medicare and Medicaid. Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research, "We performed a needs assessment and then convened academic and community part
5/29/17 - New Medicare and Medicaid Study Findings Have Been Reported from N. Huguet et al (Medicaid Expansion Produces Long-Term Impact on Insurance Coverage...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Investigators publish new report on Medicare and Medicaid. This study assesses changes in insurance status of patients visiting community health centers comparing states that expanded Medicaid to those that did not. " We assessed changes in rates of total, uninsured, Medicaid- ins
5/29/17 - NWI hospitals, clinics worry about proposed Medicaid cuts [The Times, Munster, Ind.]
May 29 Northwest Indiana hospitals and safety-net clinics have their eyes on Washington, D.C., as federal lawmakers debate potentially severe cuts to Medicaid. The U.S. House plan to repeal and replace the American Health Care Act, also called Obamacare, would reduce Medicaid spending by $834 billion over the next decade, according to an analysis
5/29/17 - Research Conducted at University of British Columbia Has Provided New Information about Medicare and Medicaid (Providing Coverage for the Unique...
Research Conducted at University of British Columbia Has Provided New Information about Medicare and Medicaid. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest New research on Medicare and Medicaid is the subject of a report. Amendment of Medicare regulations is needed to clarify that surveillance and treatment of conditions tha
5/29/17 - Respiratory Compromise Institute to Present Data at ATS 2017 Highlighting High Incidence of Respiratory Compromise Among Hospitalized Medicare...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest The Respiratory Compromise Institute announced that data from two retrospective studies evaluating the incidence of respiratory compromise among hospitalized Medicare patients will be presented at ATS 2017, the annual meeting of the American Thoracic Society, which is taking place
5/29/17 - Studies from University of Pittsburgh in the Area of Medicare and Medicaid Reported (Medicare Facility Diagnosis-Related Groups Have Outpaced...
Studies from University of Pittsburgh in the Area of Medicare and Medicaid Reported. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Current study results on Medicare and Medicaid have been published. According to news reporting originating from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "We set out to
5/28/17 - E.J. DIONNE, JR.: Scandal of Trump presidency extends far beyond Russia story
Many of the steep cuts in programs for low-income Americans mimic reductions passed before by Republicans in the House of Representatives. Particularly astounding from a president who promised better health care for Americans who can't afford it is the $1.85 trillion reduction over a decade from Medicaid and subsidies under the Affordable Care Act.
5/28/17 - Group launches 'Solidarity Sundays'
LAKE COUNTY, Calif. Solidarity Sundays of Lake County is writing in response to the inaccurate statement, voiced by House Speaker Paul Ryan and parroted by conservative members of the House of Representatives, that the Affordable Care Act is collapsing. In Lake County, with over 3,000 citizens enrolled in ACA and more than 16,500 enrolled in Medica
5/28/17 - Health coverage options for pre-Medicare-age spouses; Savvy Senior
When I retire in a few months at 65 and go on Medicare, what are my wife's options? Is there some kind of Medicare coverage for dependent spouses, or do we have to purchase Obamacare? Dear Approaching, Medicare, unfortunately, does not offer family coverage to younger spouses or dependent children when you qualify for Medicare.
5/28/17 - Letter to the editor: Oklahomans can't afford cuts to Medicaid
On May 7, 2015, then-candidate Donald Trump said he was "the first and only potential GOP candidate to state there will be no cuts to Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid." Just two years later, President Trump is proposing a budget that would cut more than $800 million and eliminate Medicaid eligibility for more than 10 million Americans. Nearly
5/28/17 - Letters to the Editor for Sunday, May 28, 2017
Medicare for all is future of health care. Most of us think we are in control. We lucked out and didn't arrive on this Earth with a genetically caused impairment.
5/28/17 - Medicare for all is future of health care
Most of us think we are in control. We lucked out and didn't arrive on this Earth with a genetically caused impairment. We think that we will always be healthy, never have a major illness or accident, never lose our job and never get old.
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