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Anxiety regarding inconclusive cancer screening test results among some patients is real and is only natural.
In past columns, I have criticized Republicans for opposing the Affordable Care Act but not presenting a coherent alternative proposal.
I found Dr. Monika Dutt's recent opinion piece to be well-meaning but surprisingly naive given the serious problems we have with medicare in Canada.
U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson of South Dakota said he has restructured his office to allow lawyers in the criminal and civil divisions to devote "significant time" to investigating medical fraud.
In a bid to cut Medicare spending and help pay for health-care changes, the Obama administration has significantly expanded audits designed to recover improper payments from health-care providers.
Three Point Capital, a California and New York-based specialty finance company, has opened a Baton Rouge office at Celtic Studios.
Because Central Peninsula Hospital won't enter a transfer agreement with the Surgery Center of Kenai, it cannot perform procedures on Medicare and Medicaid patients, the Peninsula Clarion reported .
Talk about the ACA has primarily been about premium prices, broken websites and government takeovers.
What's the difference of being an "admitted" patient in a hospital as opposed to an "observation care" patient? It could mean seniors could be stuck with large hospital bills because Medicare does not cover the cost unless the patient spends at least three consecutive days in the hospital as admitted patient.
It makes me crazy to see the latest news about a Federal Court striking down the tax credits offered on the Federal Affordable Care Act health exchanges because I know the media commentators will go crazy analyzing the politics of it all.
Semler Scientific, Inc. , an emerging medical risk assessment company that develops patented products that assist healthcare providers in monitoring patients and evaluating chronic diseases, today reported financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014.
Home health leaders today said that growing support for the Securing Access Via Excellence Medicare Home Health Act introduced last week by Representatives Greg Walden and Tom Price underscores the importance of legislation to repeal the 14 percent, four-year rebasing cuts instituted by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on January 1.
HealthInsight has been named to lead health care quality improvement activities for the Medicare Program for a four-state region serving Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon and Utah under a five-year contract awarded by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services .
By News Staff email@example.com 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.
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.
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.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 02:55 am
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