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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.
DOD Pharmacy Benefits Program:
Reduced Pharmacy Costs Resulting from the Uniform Formulary and Manufacturer Rebates
Published: Oct 31, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 31, 2007.
Military Health Care:
TRICARE Cost-Sharing Proposals Would Help Offset Increasing Health Care Spending, but Projected Savings Are Likely Overestimated
Published: May 31, 2007. Publicly Released: May 31, 2007.
Medicaid Outpatient Drugs:
Estimated 2007 Federal Upper Limits for Reimbursement Compared with Retail Pharmacy Acquisition Costs
Published: Dec 22, 2006. Publicly Released: Jan 22, 2007.
Medicaid Third-Party Liability:
Federal Guidance Needed to Help States Address Continuing Problems
Published: Sep 15, 2006. Publicly Released: Oct 17, 2006.
Medicare Physician Services:
Use of Services Increasing Nationwide and Relatively Few Beneficiaries Report Major Access Problems
Published: Jul 21, 2006. Publicly Released: Jul 21, 2006.
Little Progress Made in Targeting Outpatient Therapy Payments to Beneficiaries' Needs
Published: Nov 10, 2005. Publicly Released: Nov 10, 2005.
Health Coverage Tax Credit:
Simplified and More Timely Enrollment Process Could Increase Participation
Published: Sep 30, 2004. Publicly Released: Oct 4, 2004.
Medicare Dialysis Facilities:
Beneficiary Access Stable and Problems in Payment System Being Addressed
Published: Jun 25, 2004. Publicly Released: Jun 25, 2004.
Discrepancy in Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System Methodology Leads to Inaccurate Beneficiary Copayments and Medicate Payments
Published: Oct 6, 2003. Publicly Released: Oct 6, 2003.