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2014-07-15 16:27:29

SAVE Medicare Home Health Act provides critical relief to America's home health patients by achieving savings through reduced hospital readmissions instead of across-the-board cuts SALEM, Ore., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Oregon Association for Home Care (OAHC) today thanked Congressman Greg Walden for introducing new Medicare legislation that would replace across-the-board rebasing cuts with targeted reform that improves the quality of home healthcare services. The...

2014-05-13 23:09:37

Now available from Atlantic Information Services, AIS's Medicare and Medicaid Market Data: 2014 provides information on rates, benefit designs, enrollment, contacts, trends and strategies on the Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D and managed Medicaid programs. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Leading health business information publisher Atlantic Information Services, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of AIS's Medicare and Medicaid Market Data: 2014, with information on...

2013-06-06 23:01:05

The government has recovered $14.9 billion in Medicare fraud due to provisions of the 2010 health care law known as the Affordable Care Act. Parker Waichman LLP applauds the efforts of seniors who reported fraud and also supports new initiatives, such as allowing these whistleblowers to earn nearly $10 million in reward money. New York, New York (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of individuals against fraud, commends seniors...

2013-05-09 23:03:54

Castlight CEO Offers Perspective on Health Care Cost Variation SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) May 09, 2013 Today, the federal government released in-depth Medicare provider charge data for the 100 most common inpatient procedures conducted at hospitals across America. Available for the first time, the information highlights the extreme price discrepancies that can occur for the exact same procedure, in the same region, as well as the need for better health care transparency. In regards to the...

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