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  1. The Medicare and Social Security Trustees Report Is Out: Things Aren't Looking UpRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | National Review Online

    ... Obamacare-mandated reductions in payments to hospitals so drastic that: Hospital payments for both Medicare and Medicaid will be 38% lower than the amounts paid by private health insurers by the year 2030 ( Figure 1 ). Eventually, payment reductions ...

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  2. Obamacare web cost approaches $1 billion as fixes still neededRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... Michigan Republican and the Energy and Commerce Committee chairman, said in an e-mail. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which is in charge of the site, said it agreed with most of the GAO's recommendations to improve management of the ...

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  3. Obamacare Web Cost Approaches $1 Billion as Fixes Still NeededRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... Michigan Republican and the Energy and Commerce Committee chairman, said in an e-mail. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which is in charge of the site, said it agreed with most of the GAO's recommendations to improve management of the ...

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  4. Column: Paul Ryan's new clothesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    ... states that are depriving roughly 5 million Americans of health insurance because they refuse to participate in the Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act. In his speech and report, Ryan movingly described two hypothetical Americans, ...

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  5. GAO report details flaws behind $840M O-Care website rolloutRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Hill

    A series of management failures at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services led to the botched rollout of Healthcare.gov and $840 million in costs, according to a new report from the Government Accountability Office.

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  6. Report: Health Site Cost $840 MillionRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... scrutiny of its contracts, a congressional watchdog is set to tell lawmakers Thursday. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services "undertook the development of HealthCare.gov and its related systems without effective planning or oversight ...

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  7. The Obamacare Website Has Cost $840 MillionRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | National Journal

    ... structural changes in the way the government manages its contracts and spending. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the agency responsible for building the federally run insurance marketplaces, "issued task orders a when key technical ...

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  8. NY to appeal federal Medicaid claim for $1.25BRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | 13WHAM

    The New York Health Department says it will appeal a federal claim for the return of more than $1.25 billion in Medicaid funds, saying federal authorities previously approved that funding and the claw back could hurt the state's health care system.

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  9. Illinois Medicaid restricts use of hepatitis drugRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

    - Facing ballooning costs for a $1,000 pill to treat hepatitis C, Illinois' Medicaid program is putting tight restrictions in place, including requiring patients to meet 25 criteria and get prior approval before the government program will pay for ...

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  10. Molina Healthcare Reports Second Quarter 2014 ResultsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    ... have not changed. These include revenue growth from new programs such as expansion and the dual eligible Medicare Medicaid plans; the delivery of cost effective care to our chronically ill members, including the dual eligible; and the realization of ...

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  11. SEARHC to receive $53 million settlement from federal govermentRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Clement says almost half comes from IHS, with the rest from a slew of grants and third party payers, like Medicare, Medicaid and insurance companies. 2014 is the first fiscal year in more than 15 years that SEARHC has received full support payments ...

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  12. Pence Meets With HHS Secretary On HIP 2.0Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Indiana's NewsCenter

    ... (HIP 2.0)." The Healthy Indiana Plan is a consumer-driven health insurance program that would replace traditional Medicaid through health care coverage expansion to low-income Hoosiers. The state filed a HIP 2.0 waiver application on July 2, and the ...

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  13. Dionne: Paul Ryan's new clothesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Denver Post

    ... states that are depriving roughly 5 million Americans of health insurance because they refuse to participate in the Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act. In his speech and report, Ryan movingly described two hypothetical Americans, ...

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  14. Obamacare clarification raises new questionsRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Virgin Islands Daily News

    ... in the last week or two. The new interpretation, according to a July 16 letter from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Marilyn Tavenner to V.I. Lieutenant Governor Gregory Francis, grew out of a "careful review" of the ...

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  15. Telemedicine: Many Opportunities, Many Legal Issues, Many RisksRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    ... for "telemedicine." For example, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and its Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) defines "telemedicine" as the "provision of clinical services to patients by practitioners from a distance via ...

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  16. Gov. Pence applies for HIP expansionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... to the Obama administration Wednesday to expand the Healthy Indiana Plan to as many as 350,000 people. It's a Medicaid expansion under another name and the governor continued his sales pitch for it with a visit to a primary care clinic at St. ...

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  17. Scheuermann, Komline call for change to allow individuals on VHC to enroll directly with insurersRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... who briefly entertained a run for governor earlier this year. The pair acknowledged that people receiving Medicaid or subsidies must use the exchange to receive those benefits, but argue that people paying full freight should be able to deal ...

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  18. $1,000 pill now hepatitis C treatment of choice3:14 pmRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... pricing treatment at less than half as much. The health insurance industry is publicly scolding Gilead, and state Medicaid programs are pushing back. A number of promising cancer medications near approval could provide the next storm over costs. The ...

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  19. Kaiser Family Foundation: 3.4 million uninsured Californians now coveredRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... uninsured, 58 percent of people aged 18-34 now have coverage, 54 percent of the group eligible for expanded Medicaid are enrolled and 61 percent who qualified for subsidies got them, as well as 53 percent of the group reporting fair or poor health ...

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  20. Telligen Wins Quality Innovation Network Award for Iowa, Illinois and ColoradoRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Telligen, Inc., a leader in population health management solutions, has been awarded the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Quality Innovation Network Quality Improvement Organization contract for the states of Iowa, Illinois and Colorado.

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