Health care cost control (21 - 30 of 320 items)
Long-standing Concerns about Inappropriate State Arrangements Support Need for Improved Federal Oversight
Published: Apr 3, 2008. Publicly Released: Apr 3, 2008.
Increased Spending Relative to Medicare Fee-for-Service May Not Always Reduce Beneficiary Out-of-Pocket Costs
Published: Feb 22, 2008. Publicly Released: Feb 28, 2008.
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.
Medicare Physician Payment:
Care Coordination Programs Used in Demonstration Show Promise, but Wider Use of Payment Approach May Be Limited
Published: Feb 15, 2008. Publicly Released: Feb 15, 2008.
Medicare Inpatient Hospital Payments:
CMS Has Used External Data for New Technologies in Certain Instances and Medicare Remains Primary Data Source
Published: Sep 26, 2007. Publicly Released: Sep 26, 2007.
Highlights of a Forum:
Health Care 20 Years From Now--Taking Steps Today to Meet Tomorrow's Challenges
Published: Sep 7, 2007. Publicly Released: Sep 7, 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.
CMS's Proposed Approach to Set Hospital Inpatient Payment Appears Promising
Published: Jul 28, 2006. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 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.
Sponsors' Management of the Prescription Drug Discount Card and Transitional Assistance Benefit
Published: Jan 13, 2006. Publicly Released: Feb 21, 2006.