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Health care costs (31 - 40 of 170 items)
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.
Health Savings Accounts:
Participation Grew, and Many HSA-Eligible Plan Enrollees Did Not Open HSAs while Individuals Who Did Had Higher Incomes
Published: May 14, 2008. Publicly Released: May 14, 2008.
Long-standing Concerns about Inappropriate State Arrangements Support Need for Improved Federal Oversight
Published: Apr 3, 2008. Publicly Released: Apr 3, 2008.
Increased Spending Relative to Medicare Fee-for-Service May Not Always Reduce Beneficiary Out-of-Pocket Costs
Published: Feb 22, 2008. Publicly Released: Feb 28, 2008.
Higher Spending Relative to Medicare Fee-for-Service May Not Ensure Lower Out-of-Pocket Costs for Beneficiaries
Published: Feb 28, 2008. Publicly Released: Feb 28, 2008.
Primary Care Professionals:
Recent Supply Trends, Projections, and Valuation of Services
Published: Feb 12, 2008. Publicly Released: Feb 12, 2008.
Key Components Provided by Programs in Four States
Published: Dec 14, 2007. Publicly Released: Jan 14, 2008.
State Children's Health Insurance Program:
Program Structure, Enrollment and Expenditure Experiences, and Outreach Approaches for States That Cover Adults
Published: Nov 26, 2007. Publicly Released: Dec 20, 2007.
DOD Pharmacy Benefits Program:
Reduced Pharmacy Costs Resulting from the Uniform Formulary and Manufacturer Rebates
Published: Oct 31, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 31, 2007.