Keyword: Charles Grassley
Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley wants to know why Medicare has been overpaying for lab services and other payer news.
The midterm elections' major implication for the healthcare industry? Some much-needed predictability.
The Senate Judiciary Committee wants the FTC to examine "potentially anticompetitive contracting practices between insurers and hospital systems."
Congressional leaders on the Energy and Commerce Committee question the rigor of the accreditation survey process.
Two Republican senators want to know why CMS hasn't taken steps to recoup $729 million in Meaningful Use overpayments.
Bipartisan pushback on deep cuts to federal drug control programs resulted in a budget proposal that makes only modest reductions.
A district court judge has denied the federal government’s motion to consolidate two whistleblower cases it recently joined against UnitedHealth.
Senator Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, has urged a government watchdog to investigate a Universal Health Services facility in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in the wake of media reports that describe troubling concerns over low nurse staffing, medication errors and sexual misconduct.
From Kaiser Health News: Senator Chuck Grassley wants federal health officials to tighten scrutiny of Medicare Advantage health plans.
From Kaiser Health News: Letters sent to Medicare from U.S. Rep. Tom Price, President Trump's pick to run HHS, supported physicians as well as drug or device makers, records show.