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2014-10-21 23:11:38

MediGap Advisors is hosting an informative webinar, Your Guide to Medicare’s 2015 Annual Enrollment Period, on October 22, 2014. Topics will include Medicare Advantage Plans, Part D Prescription Drug Plans, and How to take maximum advantage of Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period. Fort Collins, CO (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 MediGap Advisors will host an interactive educational webinar on October 22, 2014 to inform Medicare recipients of the recent changes to Medicare coverage and how to...

2014-10-21 16:28:23

Home health leaders support the advancement of program integrity measures to strengthen Medicare over arbitrary, across-the-board payment cuts WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare - a leading coalition of home health providers dedicated to improving the integrity, quality, and efficiency of home healthcare for our nation's seniors - today called for greater support for fraud prevention programs within the Medicare program in...

2014-10-21 12:32:07

Bipartisan Congressional Briefing Highlights Research into the Difficulties of Supporting Dual Eligible Populations WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovalon, Inc., a leading technology company providing advanced analytics and data-driven intervention platforms to the healthcare industry, will preview new research into the dual eligible population at a bipartisan Congressional briefing sponsored by the Special Need Plan (SNP) Alliance. Inovalon will share findings from the...

2014-10-20 23:07:27

Seniorlink Inc., parent company of Caregiver Homes Network, Inc., has acquired the assets of Vayu Technologies from physician executive and entrepreneur Minalkumar Patel MD MPH. Boston, MA and Springfield, NJ (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Seniorlink Inc., parent company of Caregiver Homes Network, Inc., has acquired the assets of Vayu Technologies from physician executive and entrepreneur Minalkumar Patel MD MPH. The Vayu Technologies tele-care management platform is a unique collaboration hub...

2014-10-20 23:02:00

Expert speaker Dr. Duane Abbey is reviewing the Global Surgical Package Concept in healthcare payment system on Tue, Oct 21 on behalf of AudioEducator.com. Durham, NC (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 In a major overhaul proposed, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have included a plan to eliminate the global package for all surgical procedures, beginning in 2017. According to 2015 Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule*, the CMS plans to do away with 10- and 90-day global...

2014-10-16 23:12:00

The Corporate Whistleblower Center is urging managers at a pharmacy benefit management company (PBM) to call them at 866-714-6466 if they have well documented proof the management company is involved in unjustly billing Medicaid or Medicare for pharmacy bills that should have been paid by a private insurance company, because this type of information can produce million dollar rewards, as was recently demonstrated. http://CorporateWhistleblowerCenter.Com (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 The...

2014-10-15 23:12:28

Many Medicare Part D enrollees are frustrated with their plans. Before picking a Medicare drug plan for 2015, consumers must do their research. Read consumer reviews on MedicareDrugPlans.com, a PharmacyChecker.com-run website. White Plains, NY (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 MedicareDrugPlans.com has published Medicare Part D plan information for 2015 along with hundreds of consumer ratings and reviews to help seniors and other Medicare enrollees during the open enrollment period, which starts...

2014-10-15 23:06:52

Important Time of Year for Beneficiaries to Consider Changes to Their Medicare Sponsored Health Plans Riverwoods, Illinois (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Attention Medicare beneficiaries – the Annual Enrollment Period has begun. Starting October 15th of each year, Medicare releases its newly offered benefits and limitations for its sponsored plans. The AEP as it is known for short, is the one time of year Medicare eligible individuals enrolled in a standalone Medicare Part D prescription...

2014-10-15 12:27:04

WASHINGTON, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To help the 50+ million Americans enrolled in Medicare find coverage that meets their needs, U.S. News & World Report today released the 2015 Best Medicare Plans. The new ratings are a resource for Medicare beneficiaries and their families searching for the best coverage options during the annual open-enrollment period, which began today and runs through December 7, 2014. The Best Medicare Plans ratings include Honor Rolls of...

2014-10-15 12:23:57

NEWARK, N.J., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With cold weather just around the corner, PSE&G would like to remind customers that the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is now accepting applications for the 2015 heating season. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120830/MM62627LOGO "Last year, the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program helped thousands of PSE&G households pay their heating bills," said Greg Dunlap, PSE&G's Vice President of Customer...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.