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Characteristics, Financial Risks, and Disenrollment Rates of Beneficiaries in Private Fee-for-Service Plans
Published: Dec 15, 2008. Publicly Released: Dec 15, 2008.
Medicare Advantage Organizations:
Actual Expenses and Profits Compared to Projections for 2006
Published: Dec 8, 2008. Publicly Released: Dec 11, 2008.
State and Local Fiscal Challenges:
Rising Health Care Costs Drive Long-term and Immediate Pressures
Published: Nov 19, 2008. Publicly Released: Nov 19, 2008.
Variation in Standards and Guidance Limits Comparison of How Hospitals Meet Community Benefit Requirements
Published: Sep 12, 2008. Publicly Released: Oct 14, 2008.
Medicare Part D Low-Income Subsidy:
Assets and Income Are Both Important in Subsidy Denials, and Access to State and Manufacturer Drug Programs Is Uneven
Published: Sep 5, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 5, 2008.
Medicare and Medicaid:
CMS and State Efforts to Interact with the Indian Health Service and Indian Tribes
Published: Jul 11, 2008. Publicly Released: Aug 7, 2008.
Covert Testing Exposes Weaknesses in the Durable Medical Equipment Supplier Screening Process
Published: Jul 3, 2008. Publicly Released: Aug 4, 2008.
Trends in the Operating Results of Five Hospitals in New Orleans before and after Hurricane Katrina
Published: Jul 17, 2008. Publicly Released: Jul 17, 2008.
Medicare Part B Imaging Services:
Rapid Spending Growth and Shift to Physician Offices Indicate Need for CMS to Consider Additional Management Practices
Published: Jun 13, 2008. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2008.
VA Health Care:
Ineffective Controls over Medical Center Billings and Collections Limit Revenue from Third-Party Insurance Companies
Published: Jun 10, 2008. Publicly Released: Jul 10, 2008.