Keyword: Government Accountability Office (GAO)
Two senators introduced legislation to establish a third-party oversight committee to help monitor the implementation of the new EHR system.
CMS is reviewing its regulations and processes when it comes to ensuring safety and quality in nursing homes, CMS Administrator Seema Verma announced Monday.
Getting a ride in an air ambulance during an emergency can save a patient's life. It can also saddle them with some seriously big bills.
A major new study, published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, found no link between autism and the MMR vaccine.
A federal watchdog says the VA needs to tighten its credentialing after veterans were seen by providers disqualified from delivering patient care.
The results of bundled payments can differ tremendously based on whether those models are mandatory or voluntary, according to GAO.
CMS has failed to recover more than half of the nearly $3 billion in Medicaid overpayments identified by auditors over an 11-year period.
GAO says the implementation of CMS' new lab fee schedule could authorize expensive unbundled lab payments
A proposed rule released by CMS on Thursday would reform network adequacy requirements for Medicaid manage care plans to include telehealth.
Uninsured adults with low incomes but who did not live in an expansion state were more likely to go without necessary healthcare than other groups.