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CMS Should Fully Develop Plans for Encounter Data and Assess Data Quality before Use
Published: Jul 31, 2014. Publicly Released: Sep 2, 2014.
Certain Physician Feedback Reporting Practices of Private Entities Could Improve CMS's Efforts
Published: Mar 26, 2014. Publicly Released: Mar 26, 2014.
Special Needs Plans Were More Profitable, on Average, than Plans Available to All Beneficiaries in 2011
Published: Dec 19, 2013. Publicly Released: Jan 22, 2014.
Medicare Supplemental Coverage:
Medigap and Other Factors Are Associated with Higher Estimated Health Care Expenditures
Published: Sep 19, 2013. Publicly Released: Oct 21, 2013.
U.S. Postal Service:
Proposed Health Plan Could Improve Financial Condition, but Impact on Medicare and Other Issues Should Be Weighed before Approval
Published: Jul 18, 2013. Publicly Released: Aug 19, 2013.
VA Health Care:
Management and Oversight of Fee Basis Care Need Improvement
Published: May 31, 2013. Publicly Released: May 31, 2013.
Activities, Staffing, and Funding for the Center for Strategic Planning
Published: Apr 1, 2013. Publicly Released: May 1, 2013.
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.