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Medicare & Medicaid

May 24 | Jeff Lagasse
An additional 355,184 people would have been screened for colorectal cancer if non-expansion states had seen the same…
May 20 | Jeff Lagasse
The ratio of private insurance to Medicare payments is even higher than the 209 percent average at…
May 15 | Susan Morse
The spread amount must be included in the calculation of medical loss ratios that managed Medicaid and CHIP plans use to set…
May 10 | Susan Morse
Study recommends employers pressure health plans and hospitals to shift to contracts based on a multiple of…
May 09 | Jeff Lagasse
Fraudulent medical practice is estimated to cost the federal government between $90 to $300 billion…
May 08 | Jeff Lagasse
Medicaid paid Acadia's facilities a much higher amount for blood and urine tests than its lab had charged for…
May 08 | Susan Morse
If pharmaceutical manufacturers are ashamed of their drug prices, then change the price, HHS Secretary Alex Azar says.
May 06 | Susan Morse
An estimated 2 percent of the increase will be due to the return on the health insurance tax.
May 03 | Jeff Lagasse
The actions represent components of a strategy to address barriers to medical innovation in…
May 03 | Susan Morse
Two primary concerns of a single-payer system are the methods it would use to pay providers and set their payment rates, both…

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