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5/23/17 - Sens. Grassley, Warner Introduce Bill to Improve Standards for Orthotics in Medicare
Mark Warner of Virginia today re-introduced their bipartisan legislation to apply accreditation and other standards for orthotics and prosthetics, such as prosthetic limbs, under Medicare, helping to guarantee access to quality products for beneficiaries. "The good actors in this industry want to distinguish themselves from the bad actors who chea
5/23/17 - Shawn Weera Discusses Impact of New Medicaid Estate Recovery Laws
GRAND RAPIDS, MI/ ACCESSWIRE/ May 22, 2017/ Respected elder law attorney, Shawn Weera has educated hundreds of citizens on Medicaid Estate Recovery through free workshops and seminars over the past four years. Shawn Weera began by explaining that with major losses in state tax revenue from individuals who are facing unemployment and foreclosure, th
5/22/17 - Agewise: Changes coming to Medicare ID cards AgeWise: Changes coming to Medicare ID cards
Q: I heard Social Security will be issuing new Medicare cards starting next year. Medicare is preparing to stop using Social Security numbers for identification next year and will send new cards to patients with Medicare ID numbers. The 2015 law, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act, requires the Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services
5/22/17 - American Hospital Association: Local hospitals could be impacted by Republican health bill [The Register-Herald, Beckley, W.Va.]
May 22 If the Republican health care bill passes the U.S. Senate, West Virginia can expect to see a drastic cut in federal Medicaid dollars nearly $132 million less by 2018, and $9.3 billion less from 2017 to 2026.. According to a report from the American Hospital Association, more than 68,000 Medicaid enrollees in West Virginia would lose cove
5/22/17 - Data on Medicare and Medicaid Discussed by K. Baicker and Colleagues (Low-Cost Behavioral Nudges Increase Medicaid Take-Up Among Eligible Residents...
Data on Medicare and Medicaid Discussed by K. Baicker and Colleagues. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest A new study on Medicare and Medicaid is now available. The news correspondents obtained a quote from the research, "We used a randomized controlled design to evaluate the impact of improved communication and beh
5/22/17 - Democrats: Medicaid concerns havent derailed provider tax talks
SALEM Two key Democratic legislators maintain that concerns raised last week by the secretary of state about the state s Medicaid population have not affected negotiations over a possible tax on health care providers. The so-called provider tax aims to raise between $575 million and $600 million to cover part of the state s costs of expand
5/22/17 - Food stamps, Medicaid on chopping block in Trump's budget
President Donald Trump's budget would drive millions of people off of food stamps, part of a new wave of spending cut proposals that already are getting panned by lawmakers in both parties on Capitol Hill. It includes a wave of cuts to benefit programs such as Medicaid, federal employee pensions, welfare benefits and farm subsidies. Cuts include
5/22/17 - Grassley, Warner Introduce Bill to Improve Standards for Orthotics, Prosthetics in Medicare
Mark Warner of Virginia today re-introduced their bipartisan legislation to apply accreditation and other standards for orthotics and prosthetics, such as prosthetic limbs, under Medicare, helping to guarantee access to quality products for beneficiaries. "The good actors in this industry want to distinguish themselves from the bad actors who chea
5/22/17 - Investigators from Harvard School of Medicine Have Reported New Data on Medicare and Medicaid (High-Price And Low-Price Physician Practices Do Not...
Investigators from Harvard School of Medicine Have Reported New Data on Medicare and Medicaid. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Investigators discuss new findings in Medicare and Medicaid. We used national data from the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey and linked claims for Medicare.
5/22/17 - Judge asked to order Milberg law firm pay more than $6M in fees
The Milberg law firm s elaborate scheme of misrepresentation and deceit already cost it the dismissal of a qui tam case on behalf of a longtime drug sales representative seeking to blow the whistle on his former employer s alleged Medicare fraud. On May 12, attorneys for Forest Laboratories and Forest Pharmaceuticals filed a motion aski
5/22/17 - Medicaid enrollees in Kentucky concerned over future
FRANKFORT- Jane Harrod knows where she wants to be when her time comes, right where she is happiest now. Harrod, 64, of Lawrenceburg, is a fiercely independent farmer and landscaper who also operate a greenhouse. Divorced and the mother of two adult daughters, Harrod and two brothers farm land inherited from their parents near Clay's Ferry in Fayet
5/22/17 - Modification/Amendment - Part A/B Medicare Administrative Contractor, Jurisdiction F
Location: Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services, Office of Acquisition and Grants Management. Classification Code: G- Social services. Subject: Part A/B Medicare Administrative Contractor, Jurisdiction F.
5/22/17 - New Data from University of Iowa Illuminate Findings in Medicare and Medicaid (Iowa's Medicaid Expansion Promoted Healthy Behaviors But Was...
New Data from University of Iowa Illuminate Findings in 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. According to news reporting out of Iowa City, Iowa, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "As part of Iowa's Medicaid expansion, the Healt
5/22/17 - New Findings on Medicare and Medicaid Described by Investigators at Harvard School of Medicine (Bending The Spending Curve By Altering Care Delivery...
New Findings on Medicare and Medicaid Described by Investigators at Harvard School of Medicine. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Investigators publish new report on Medicare and Medicaid. We examined the impact of patient participation in a Pioneer ACO and its care management program on rates of emergency departm
5/22/17 - New Medicare and Medicaid Findings from Emory University Described (Supply-side Responses To Public Quality Ratings)
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Investigators discuss new findings in Medicare and Medicaid. According to news reporting out of Atlanta, Georgia, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "Since 2009, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has distributed quality star ratings for Medicare Advantage contracts t
5/22/17 - New Medicare and Medicaid Findings from University of California Discussed (Distance traveled for Medicaid-covered abortion care in California)
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Investigators publish new report on Medicare and Medicaid. We aimed to assess how far women travel for Medicaid- funded abortion in California and identify disparities in access to abortion care. " Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from the University of Cali
5/22/17 - New Medicare and Medicaid Study Findings Have Been Reported by Researchers at Harvard School of Medicine (Passive Enrollment Of Dual-Eligible...
New Medicare and Medicaid Study Findings Have Been Reported by Researchers at Harvard School of Medicine. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Researchers detail new data in Medicare and Medicaid. According to news originating from Boston, Massachusetts, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, " The Centers for Me
5/22/17 - New Medicare and Medicaid Study Findings Recently Were Reported by Researchers at Harvard School of Medicine (Medicare Imaging Demonstration:...
New Medicare and Medicaid Study Findings Recently Were Reported by Researchers at Harvard School of Medicine. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest A new study on Medicare and Medicaid is now available. The news correspondents obtained a quote from the research from the Harvard School of Medicine, "This secondary anal
5/22/17 - Rep. Ruiz Introduces Bill to Educate Individuals Approaching Medicare Eligibility
Raul Ruiz, D- Calif., has introduced legislation to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act "to establish a system to educate individuals approaching Medicare eligibility, to simplify and modernize the eligibility enrollment process." Pat Meehan, R- Pa., Mike Kelly, R- Pa., Bill Pascrell Jr., D- N.J., and Suzan DelBene, D- Wash. It was jointly
5/22/17 - Report Summarizes Medicare and Medicaid Study Findings from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (Factors Associated With Frequent Emergency...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Investigators discuss new findings in Medicare and Medicaid. According to news reporting originating from Baltimore, Maryland, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Frequent emergency department use is a public health and policy relevant concern but has not previously been e
5/22/17 - Reports from University of Maryland Advance Knowledge in Medicare and Medicaid (Hispanic Residential Isolation, Adhd Diagnosis And Stimulant...
Reports from University of Maryland Advance Knowledge in 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. Medicaid administrative claims data for ambulatory care services from a US Pacific state linked with US census data. "
5/22/17 - Research Conducted at Brigham and Women's Hospital Has Provided New Information about Medicare and Medicaid (Federal Funding Insulated State Budgets...
Research Conducted at Brigham and Women's Hospital Has Provided New Information about Medicare and Medicaid. According to news reporting from Boston, Massachusetts, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "As states weigh whether to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid reform remains a priority for some federal lawmakers, fisc
5/22/17 - Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College Release New Data on Medicare and Medicaid (The Medicare Access And CHIP Reauthorization Act And The...
Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College Release New Data on Medicare and Medicaid. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Current study results on Medicare and Medicaid have been published. Keywords for this news article include: New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America, Medicare and Medic
5/22/17 - Researchers from University of Tennessee Report New Studies and Findings in the Area of Medicare and Medicaid (Most Hospitals Received Annual...
Researchers from University of Tennessee Report New Studies and Findings in the Area of Medicare and Medicaid. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Fresh data on Medicare and Medicaid are presented in a new report. According to news reporting originating from Memphis, Tennessee, by NewsRx correspondents, research sta
5/22/17 - SCAN Research Reveals Many Seniors Are Unprepared to Maintain Independence as They Age
SCAN's research shows 79 percent of U.S. seniors are concerned about healthcare or other issues impacting their ability to live independently in their own homes over the long term, 54 percent are concerned about their ability to afford healthcare and 52 percent believe Medicare will be affected if the Affordable Care Act is repealed. Survey results
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