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Disabled Dual-Eligible Beneficiaries:
Integration of Medicare and Medicaid Benefits May Not Lead to Expected Medicare Savings
Published: Aug 29, 2014. Publicly Released: Sep 29, 2014.
Veterans' Health Care Budget:
Improvements Made, but Additional Actions Needed to Address Problems Related to Estimates Supporting President's Request
Published: Aug 8, 2013. Publicly Released: Aug 8, 2013.
Defense Health Care:
Department of Defense Needs a Strategic Approach to Contracting for Health Care Professionals
Published: May 28, 2013. Publicly Released: May 28, 2013.
Indian Health Service:
Capping Payment Rates for Nonhospital Services Could Save Millions of Dollars for Contract Health Services
Published: Apr 11, 2013. Publicly Released: Apr 11, 2013.
GAO's 2013 High-Risk Update:
Medicare and Medicaid
Published: Feb 27, 2013. Publicly Released: Feb 27, 2013.
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act:
Effect on Long-Term Federal Budget Outlook Largely Depends on Whether Cost Containment Sustained
Published: Jan 31, 2013. Publicly Released: Feb 26, 2013.
Preventive Health Activities:
Available Information on Federal Spending, Cost Savings, and International Comparisons Has Limitations
Published: Dec 6, 2012. Publicly Released: Jan 7, 2013.
Medicare Program Integrity:
Greater Prepayment Control Efforts Could Increase Savings and Better Ensure Proper Payment
Published: Nov 13, 2012. Publicly Released: Dec 10, 2012.
Health Care Fraud:
Types of Providers Involved in Medicare Cases, and CMS Efforts to Reduce Fraud
Published: Nov 28, 2012. Publicly Released: Nov 28, 2012.
Medicare Physician Feedback Program:
CMS Faces Challenges with Methodology and Distribution of Physician Reports
Published: Aug 12, 2011. Publicly Released: Aug 12, 2011.