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2 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence
By News Staff firstname.lastname@example.org Nearly a thousand disabled and elderly people are scrambling to find a new place to get treatment after their health care provider allegedly committing fraud.
6 hrs ago | JD Supra
Prior to the implementation of NC Tracks, the North Carolina Medicaid program would pay co-insurance for correctly filed claims for dual eligible residents who were covered primarily by Medicare Part C plans.
8 hrs ago | Forbes.com
Remember all the hubbub about how unscrupulous or simply sneaky providers would take advantage of electronic health records to over-bill insurers , including Medicare? That fear seems to be unfounded, at least for the time before the federal EHR incentive program known as Meaningful Use, according to two prominent researchers.
9 hrs ago | JD Supra
Over 460,000 appeals requesting hearings before an administrative law judge were pending in the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals at the end of 2013, with 15,000 new appeals being submitted each week.
11 hrs ago | Switched
Dear Savvy Senior, Can you recommend any advocacy organizations for seniors other than AARP? I cut up my AARP card a few years back when they supported Obamacare, and am now looking for another organization that better represents me.
15 hrs ago | Business Journal
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 set health care providers throughout the country on the path toward integrating technology into patient data collection, regardless of whether they were ready.
19 hrs ago | Forbes.com
Congresswoman Schakowsky, of the 9 th district of Illinois, has written to Walgreens CEO Gregory Wasson urging him not to complete the possible tax inversion through a merger with Boots Alliance.
The past few months have been quite busy for Karl Fiebelkorn: He was awarded the prestigious 2014 Bowl of Hygeia, which recognizes pharmacists with records of outstanding community service and civic leadership, and he was promoted to senior associate dean in the Department of Pharmacy Practice.
The cuts are required under the new healthcare law, which says the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services must reduce its reimbursements to private health plans.
Indianapolis As of today, the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has authorized the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration to stop enrollment into the existing Healthy Indiana Plan .
The United States Department of Justice recently announced the settlement of two qui tam whistleblower lawsuits against Omnicare Inc., the largest nursing home pharmaceutical and pharmacy services vendor in the nation.
Thinking about starting a business, an important accomplishment is to acquire some knowledge about general tax responsibilities.
The former spokesman for Speaker John Boehner has become the tip of the spear for health insurance companies, as they battle over the price of blockbuster drugs.
Thousands of people who bought health insurance through the marketplace created by the federal health care overhaul face price hikes next year that could top 10 percent.
The new regional network is comprised of five states and becomes effective on August 1, 2014.
Maybe you're getting close to 65 yourself or simply want to understand how Medicare works, so that you can help a family member or friend.
For much of the past five years readers of the political and economic news were left in little doubt that budget deficits and rising debt were the most important issue facing America.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 09:50 pm
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