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2012-01-23 08:00:00

Al Lewis of the Disease Management Purchasing Consortium, widely credited with inventing disease management, will present federal data refuting North Carolina's report showing a billion dollars in savings at the 4th Annual Medical Home Summit February 26, 2012 Waltham, MA (PRWEB) January 23, 2012 North Carolina Medicaid has once again claimed to have saved a billion dollars through its Community Care program, this time through commissioning a report by Milliman Inc.. However, this report,...

2011-07-14 13:00:00

SEATTLE, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Milliman, Inc., a premier global consulting and actuarial firm, today identified a series of considerations for states, health plans, and employers as they look toward the 2014 state exchange implementation deadline set forward in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and reiterated in regulations issued by Health & Human Services on July 11. "The exchange regulations provide clarification on some points while leaving many...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'