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Health care cost control (31 - 40 of 196 items)
Medicaid Long-Term Care:
Few Transferred Assets before Applying for Nursing Home Coverage; Impact of Deficit Reduction Act on Eligibility Is Uncertain
Published: Mar 26, 2007. Publicly Released: Apr 25, 2007.
Health Care Spending:
Public Payers Face Burden of Entitlement Program Growth, While All Payers Face Rising Prices and Increasing Use of Services
Published: Feb 15, 2007. Publicly Released: Feb 15, 2007.
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.
CMS's Beneficiary Education and Outreach Efforts for the Medicare Prescription Drug Discount Card and Transitional Assistance Program
Published: Nov 18, 2005. Publicly Released: Nov 30, 2005.
DOD and VA Health Care:
Incentives Program for Sharing Health Resources
Published: Feb 28, 2005. Publicly Released: Feb 28, 2005.
CMS's Program Safeguards Did Not Deter Growth in Spending for Power Wheelchairs
Published: Nov 17, 2004. Publicly Released: Dec 15, 2004.
Medicare Physician Payments:
Concerns about Spending Target System Prompt Interest in Considering Reforms
Published: Oct 8, 2004. Publicly Released: Oct 8, 2004.
Past Experience Can Guide Future Competitive Bidding for Medical Equipment and Supplies
Published: Sep 7, 2004. Publicly Released: Sep 7, 2004.
Milwaukee Health Care Spending Compared to Other Metropolitan Areas:
Geographic Variation in Spending for Enrollees in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program
Published: Aug 18, 2004. Publicly Released: Aug 23, 2004.
Comptroller General's Forum on Health Care:
Unsustainable Trends Necessitate Comprehensive and Fundamental Reforms to Control Spending and Improve Value
Published: May 1, 2004. Publicly Released: May 1, 2004.