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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.
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.
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.
Medicare Part D:
Changes in Utilization Similar for Randomly Reassigned and Other Low-Income Subsidy Beneficiaries
Published: Jun 22, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 22, 2011.
Medicare Home Oxygen:
Refining Payment Methodology Has Potential to Lower Program and Beneficiary Spending
Published: Jan 21, 2011. Publicly Released: Feb 14, 2011.
Medicare Payments to Federally Qualified Health Centers
Published: Jul 30, 2010. Publicly Released: Jul 30, 2010.
Medicare Part D:
Spending, Beneficiary Out-of-Pocket Costs, and Efforts to Obtain Price Concessions for Certain High-Cost Drugs
Published: Mar 17, 2010. Publicly Released: Mar 17, 2010.