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Medicare Physician Fee Schedule:
CMS Needs a Plan for Updating Practice Expense Component
Published: Dec 13, 2004. Publicly Released: Dec 13, 2004.
Medicare Demonstration PPOs:
Financial and Other Advantages for Plans, Few Advantages for Beneficiaries
Published: Sep 27, 2004. Publicly Released: Sep 27, 2004.
Information Needed to Assess Adequacy of Rate-Setting Methodology for Payments for Hospital Outpatient Services
Published: Sep 17, 2004. Publicly Released: Sep 17, 2004.
VA Health Care:
Guidance Needed for Determining the Cost to Collect from Veterans and Private Health Insurers
Published: Jul 21, 2004. Publicly Released: Jul 21, 2004.
Medicare Dialysis Facilities:
Beneficiary Access Stable and Problems in Payment System Being Addressed
Published: Jun 25, 2004. Publicly Released: Jun 25, 2004.
Questions Persist about Their Impact on Hospitals' Uncompensated Care Costs
Published: May 21, 2004. Publicly Released: May 28, 2004.
VA Health Care:
VA Increases Third-Party Collections as It Addresses Problems in Its Collections Operations
Published: May 7, 2003. Publicly Released: May 7, 2003.
Federal Employees' Health Plans:
Premium Growth and OPM's Role in Negotiating Benefits
Published: Dec 31, 2002. Publicly Released: Jan 31, 2003.
Recent CMS Reforms Address Carrier Scrutiny of Physicians' Claims for Payment
Published: May 28, 2002. Publicly Released: May 28, 2002.
Orthotics Ruling Has Implications for Beneficiary Access and Federal and State Costs
Published: May 22, 2002. Publicly Released: May 22, 2002.