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Health care cost control (11 - 20 of 191 items)
Private Health Insurance:
Research on Competition in the Insurance Industry
Published: Jul 31, 2009. Publicly Released: Aug 31, 2009.
Medicare Advantage Organizations:
Actual Expenses and Profits Compared to Projections for 2006
Published: Dec 8, 2008. Publicly Released: Dec 11, 2008.
State and Local Fiscal Challenges:
Rising Health Care Costs Drive Long-term and Immediate Pressures
Published: Nov 19, 2008. Publicly Released: Nov 19, 2008.
Variation in Standards and Guidance Limits Comparison of How Hospitals Meet Community Benefit Requirements
Published: Sep 12, 2008. Publicly Released: Oct 14, 2008.
Covert Testing Exposes Weaknesses in the Durable Medical Equipment Supplier Screening Process
Published: Jul 3, 2008. Publicly Released: Aug 4, 2008.
Trends in the Operating Results of Five Hospitals in New Orleans before and after Hurricane Katrina
Published: Jul 17, 2008. Publicly Released: Jul 17, 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.
VA Health Care:
Ineffective Controls over Medical Center Billings and Collections Limit Revenue from Third-Party Insurance Companies
Published: Jun 10, 2008. Publicly Released: Jul 10, 2008.
Health Savings Accounts:
Participation Grew, and Many HSA-Eligible Plan Enrollees Did Not Open HSAs while Individuals Who Did Had Higher Incomes
Published: May 14, 2008. Publicly Released: May 14, 2008.
Long-standing Concerns about Inappropriate State Arrangements Support Need for Improved Federal Oversight
Published: Apr 3, 2008. Publicly Released: Apr 3, 2008.