SPOTLIGHT: GAO: limits on multiple procedures could save Medicare big bucks

The Government Accountability Office has come out in favor of expanding an existing Medicare policy called "multiple procedure payment reduction" beyond the imaging and surgical services currently targeted. Medicare could save $500 million by expanding the MPPR to non-surgical services commonly provided together. Article

Suggested Articles

Humana filed suit Friday against more than a dozen generic drugmakers alleging the companies engaged in price fixing.

Medicare Advantage open enrollment kicked off last week, and insurers are taking new approaches to marketing a slate of supplemental benefit options. 

Health IT company Cerner announced a definitive agreement to acquire IT consulting and engineering firm AbleVets as a wholly owned subsidiary.