Medicare & Medicaid

doctor in handcuffs
Mar 19, 2015 | Susan Morse
This year alone, prevention and enforcement efforts recovered $3.3 billion from individuals and companies that attempted to…
Mar 18, 2015 | Susan Morse
The audit, for years 2011 and 2012, covered $48 million in Medicare payments to the hospital for 7,506 claims…
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Mar 18, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Changing the bids could take as long as two years.
Miami, FL
Mar 17, 2015 | Susan Morse
Clinics allegedly sought reimbursement for injection treatments, physical therapy treatments and other medical items and services…
Mt. Vernon, Texas
Mar 17, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
Association finds 48 rural hospitals have closed since 2010, the majority in Southern states, and 283 others are in trouble.
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Mar 16, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
Unless Congress takes action by the end of this month, doctors who treat Medicare patients will see a 21 percent payment cut.
Deepwater Horizon oil spill
Mar 13, 2015 | Susan Morse
Owners are also charged with wire fraud for allegedly filing fraudulent applications for relief relating to…
Mar 13, 2015 | Susan Morse
Vague statement by Joint Committee claims lawmakers are working on a replacement, though no details are released.
U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C.
Mar 13, 2015 | Susan Morse
If Congress doesn’t act, starting on April 1, physicians who accept Medicare would get a 21.2 percent…
DHHS building
Jan 22, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
Medicare is giving bonuses to a majority of hospitals that it graded on quality, but many of those rewards will be wiped out by…