Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services: Medicare Program; Inpatient Hospital Deductible and Hospital and Extended Care Services Coinsurance Amounts for Calendar Year 2006
GAO-06-129R: Oct 6, 2005
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed Department of Health and Human Services' Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' (CMS) new rule on inpatient hospital deductible and hospital and extended care services coinsurance amounts for calendar year 2006. GAO found that (1) the rule announces the inpatient hospital deductible and the hospital and extended care services coinsurance amounts for services furnished in calendar year 2006 under Medicare's hospital insurance program (Medicare Part A); and (2) CMS complied with applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.