Keyword: Government Accountability Office (GAO)
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.
The Government Accountability Office raised new concerns about the rate of rural hospital closures in the U.S. last week.
The federal watchdog agency says HHS didn't violate any federal anti-lobbying laws by tweeting about ACA repeal efforts.
Watchdog agency GAO stopped short of making a specific recommendation to CMS to do anything about inaccurate risk adjustment models.
The Senate OK'd a 'minibus' package of bills that includes HHS appropriations on Thursday and more healthcare news from around the web.
Without an enrollment target or sufficient outreach funding, the individual market is unlikely to stabilize.