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Medical services rates (11 - 20 of 191 items)
End-Stage Renal Disease:
CMS Should Monitor Effect of Bundled Payment on Home Dialysis Utilization Rates
Published: May 22, 2009. Publicly Released: May 22, 2009.
Trends in Fees, Utilization, and Expenditures for Imaging Services before and after Implementation of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005
Published: Sep 26, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 26, 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.
Medicare Advantage Organizations:
Actual Expenses and Profits Compared to Projections for 2005
Published: Jun 24, 2008. Publicly Released: Jun 25, 2008.
Medicare Physician Payments:
Medicare and Private Payment Differences for Anesthesia Services
Published: Jul 27, 2007. Publicly Released: Aug 27, 2007.
CMS's Proposed Approach to Set Hospital Inpatient Payment Appears Promising
Published: Jul 28, 2006. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2006.
Medicare Outpatient Payments:
Rates for Certain Radioactive Sources Used in Brachytherapy Could Be Set Prospectively
Published: Jul 24, 2006. Publicly Released: Jul 24, 2006.
Medicare Part B Drugs:
CMS Data Source for Setting Payments Is Practical but Concerns Remain
Published: Jul 13, 2006. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2006.
Comments on CMS Proposed 2006 Rates for Specified Covered Outpatient Drugs and Radiopharmaceuticals Used in Hospitals
Published: Oct 31, 2005. Publicly Released: Oct 31, 2005.
Federal Employees Health Benefits Program:
Competition and Other Factors Linked to Wide Variation in Health Care Prices
Published: Aug 15, 2005. Publicly Released: Sep 14, 2005.