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2014-05-09 20:22:59

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS), the largest managed care company in Puerto Rico, today announced that the Puerto Rico Health Insurance Administration (ASES) informed its health subsidiary, Triple-S Salud, that the RFP process to return the Medicaid business to an at-risk model has been cancelled. As a result of this decision, the agency also notified Triple-S of its intention to extend the Company's current Medicaid ASO contract,...

2014-04-10 23:26:37

CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, today announced that it has been selected by the Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) to conduct a Medicaid Information Technology Architecture (MITA) 3.0 State Self-Assessment (SS-A). Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, today announced that it has been selected by the Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) to conduct a Medicaid...

2014-03-31 23:02:43

Avamere Rehabilitation of Salem received the highest possible overall rating of five stars from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The achievement places the care facility as “one of the best in the nation” according to U.S. News and World Report’s Best Nursing Homes 2014. Salem, Oregon (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Avamere Rehabilitation of Salem – a skilled nursing campus located at 4120 Kurth Street S., Salem, Oregon 97302 – received the highest possible overall rating...

2014-03-31 20:22:41

WASHINGTON, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Clinical Laboratory Association (ACLA) - a not-for-profit association representing the nation's leading national and regional clinical laboratories on key federal and state government reimbursement and regulatory policies - voiced support for provisions in the SGR extension legislation passed by the U.S. Senate today that reform the Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule (CLFS) by providing a more rational process for...

2014-03-27 08:34:35

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded First Coast Service Options (First Coast) the A/B Medicare Administrative Contractor contract for Jurisdiction N (JN), formerly Jurisdiction 9, which includes Florida, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands. This Medicare claims administration contract is anticipated to be operational in July 2014, and it will be serviced out of First Coast's Jacksonville headquarters...

2014-03-19 23:31:21

CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, today announced that it has been selected by the Oklahoma Health Care Authority (OHCA) to conduct a Medicaid Information Technology Architecture (MITA) 3.0 State Self-Assessment (SS-A). Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, today announced that it has been selected by the Oklahoma Health Care Authority (OHCA) to conduct a Medicaid...

2014-02-25 23:27:36

Project is focused on improving key maternal and child health outcomes. Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 As part of a recently awarded contract, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that four states—California, Louisiana, Ohio and Oklahoma—have been selected to participate in a pilot project supporting the implementation of Text4baby, the nation’s largest and only free mobile health service that makes it easy for expecting and new moms to...

2014-02-18 12:30:21

NEW YORK, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The national law firm of Epstein Becker Green (EBG) announces that it has opened an office at 7000 Security Blvd. in Baltimore, Md., adjacent to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). CMS plays a central role in the financing of health care services through its administration of the Medicare and Medicaid programs as well as its regulation of commercial insurance rates and the offering of qualified health plans through the...

2014-02-14 12:24:05

CHICAGO, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NORC at the University of Chicago has been selected to lead the Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey (MCBS), the leading source of information and analysis of the Medicare program's direct impact on beneficiaries. The survey will also play an essential role in monitoring and evaluating key provisions of the Affordable Care Act, including innovative new models of delivering and coordinating care for the Medicare population. The 3-year...

2014-02-13 23:28:49

CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, today announced that Bonnie Harris has joined CSG’s Healthcare and Human Services practice. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, today announced that Bonnie Harris has joined CSG’s Healthcare and Human Services practice. Ms. Harris is a nationally recognized Medicaid expert with over 25 years of experience working within...


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