Medicare & Medicaid

CMMI incentives
Nov 22, 2017 | Shefali Luthra, Kaiser Health News
Canadians throw shade at the American hodgepodge of plans they hold in high esteem in the ACA's…
Nov 21, 2017 | Shefali Luthra, Kaiser Health News
Massachusetts wants the power to negotiate discounts for the drugs it purchases and to exclude drugs with…
Nov 20, 2017 | Susan Morse
Proposed rule would update star rating methodology, save Medicare close to $200…
Nov 17, 2017 | Susan Morse
More than three-fourths, 77 percent, of Medicare Advantage enrollees remaining in their current plan will have the same…
Nov 17, 2017 | Susan Morse
Bill would negate a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services rule cutting $1.6 billion for drugs purchased by certain…
Nov 17, 2017 | Sarah Jane Tribble, Kaiser Health News
Suggestions include allowing enrollees to buy drugs at the pharmacy they prefer.
Medicare improper payments fall below 10%
Nov 17, 2017 | Susan Morse
Improper payments decreased $5 billion from a total $36.2 billion due mostly to documentation errors.
Nov 16, 2017 | Susan Morse
The value-based models resulted in 6 percent fewer hospital inpatient admissions and 7 percent…
Provider leverages Medicare Advantage to improve pop health
Nov 16, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Physicians will coordinate care across primary care, specialists, hospitals, laboratories and other services…
doctor with patient EHR
Nov 15, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
And that frustration could mean they fall short of payment incentive goals, SA Ignite says.