Health care costs (71 - 80 of 284 items)
Medicare: Modest Eligibility Expansion for Critical Access Hospital Program Should Be Considered
GAO-03-948: Published: Sep 19, 2003. Publicly Released: Sep 19, 2003.
Medicare Home Health Payment: Nonroutine Medical Supply Data Needed to Assess Payment Adjustments
GAO-03-878: Published: Aug 15, 2003. Publicly Released: Aug 15, 2003.
Medicare: Payment for Blood Clotting Factor Exceeds Providers' Acquisition Cost
GAO-03-184: Published: Jan 10, 2003. Publicly Released: Feb 11, 2003.
Skilled Nursing Facilities: Available Data Show Average Nursing Staff Time Changed Little after Medicare Payment Increase
GAO-03-176: Published: Nov 13, 2002. Publicly Released: Nov 13, 2002.
Medicare Hospital Payments: Refinements Needed to Better Account for Geographic Differences in Wages
GAO-02-963: Published: Sep 30, 2002. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 2002.
Medicare Home Health Agencies: Weaknesses in Federal and State Oversight Mask Potential Quality Issues
GAO-02-382: Published: Jul 19, 2002. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 2002.
Medicare: Recent CMS Reforms Address Carrier Scrutiny of Physicians' Claims for Payment
GAO-02-693: Published: May 28, 2002. Publicly Released: May 28, 2002.
Medicare: Using Education and Claims Scrutiny to Minimize Physician Billing Errors
GAO-02-778T: Published: May 28, 2002. Publicly Released: May 28, 2002.
Medicare: Orthotics Ruling Has Implications for Beneficiary Access and Federal and State Costs
GAO-02-330: Published: May 22, 2002. Publicly Released: May 22, 2002.
Retired Coal Miners' Health Benefit Funds: Financial Challenges Continue
GAO-02-243: Published: Apr 18, 2002. Publicly Released: May 20, 2002.