Medicare Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. El Camino considers governance shake-upRead the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | Mountain View Voice

    ... of adjusting to major changes under the Affordable Care Act, which, among other things, proposed future cuts to Medicare reimbursement rates and put a greater emphasis on preventive care. District board member David Reeder said there was a need to ...

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  2. Ohio Department of Insurance celebrates National Volunteer Week, April 24-28Read the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | Daily-Jeff.com

    COLUMBUS In recognition of National Volunteer Week, April 24-28, the Ohio Department of Insurance and the Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program, a division of ODI, recognizes committed volunteers who offer support and knowledge to Medicare eligible seniors across the state. OSHIIP was established in 1992 to provide Medicare beneficiaries with free, objective health insurance information and one-on-one counseling.

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  3. As America ages, falls become costlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Victorville Daily Press

    ... a month in America. Of the roughly 12 million falls per year, 700,000 people are hospitalized at an average cost to Medicare “A” of $37,000 per case. The total expense to Medicare “A” now stands at $26 billion per year. ...

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  4. Political polarisation has grown most among the oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | The Economist

    ... It is hardly surprising that older voters are also considerably less likely to think that social security and Medicare spending might be too much of a financial burden on younger generations according to Pew polling. Old people are also opposed to ...

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  5. Worldwide Market for Computer Assisted Coding Market Is Expected to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | SBWire

    Computer assisted coding of medical information uses natural language solutions to link the physician notes in an electronic patient record to the codes used for billing Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance companies. Natural language processing is used determine the links to codes.

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  6. Other VoicesFault for high-priced drugs lies with drug makersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... of lower-cost mail service, and managing high-cost specialty medications. One clear example of PBM success is the Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit, which is overwhelmingly popular with a 90-percent satisfaction rate among enrollees. In this ...

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  7. Have you met Jimmo's stepbrother Jimmo?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | McKnightsonline.com

    ... . The settlement ruling found that no "improvement standard" could be applied when determining whether or not a Medicare beneficiary was receiving care at a skilled level. Also, under the terms of the settlement, the Centers for Medicare and ...

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  8. Health Care Executives Predict No Winners Under Trump AdministrationRead the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | P&T Community

    ... mbers also expected significant budget cuts to government health care and regulatory organizations. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation was given the highest likelihood of being targeted (chosen by 69% of respondents).

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  9. a 'Medicare 101 at the LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Bangor Daily News

    Questions about Medicare? Join Jo-Ann Neal of Allen Insurance and Financial at the Southwest Harbor Public Library, Tuesday afternoon, May 16, 3:00 - 5:00 for a free informational seminar called Medicare 101. The seminar is free and open to the public, but we do ask that you register by calling the Library at 244-7065.

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  10. Healthgrades' CareChats Aims to Tear Down Doctor-Patient WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | E-Commerce Times

    ... last year. Citrus Valley Health Partners used CareChats in a program to meet requirements set by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' bundled payment program for total hip and knee replacements. The CareChats tool reflects a trend toward ...

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  11. Premium Tax Credit 101Read the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... that meets eligibility requirements, or be eligible for coverage via other government programs such as Medicaid/Medicare. Note that state Medicaid eligibility expansion could reduce your ability to qualify for the PTC. It is also important to file ...

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  12. 4 Tips For Retirement SavingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Yahoo!

    ... and that medical help costs money. The $260,000 finding from Fidelity's study assumes that you'll have traditional Medicare coverage - and includes the cost of premiums - but doesn't include long-term care expenses, which are not covered by ...

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  13. Market Stabilization: To Be or Not to Be?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | jdsupra.com

    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services published a Final Rule intended to stabilize the individual and small group insurance markets on April 18, 2017. Reflecting the urgent need to address the uncertainty afflicting the markets, CMS advanced the rule from proposed to final form in just two short months despite receiving more than 4,000 comments.

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  14. Proto Script Pharmaceutical Signs Medical Equipment Supply Agreement WithRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 20 | BioSpace

    ... since 2011. The Company deals with a growing list of federal, state and private insurance providers such as Medicare, Medi-Cal, Nevada Care and Blue Cross among several others. Proto Script Pharmaceutical Corp. files reports with the Securities & ...

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  15. Reported dead, woman fights to prove otherwiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | WJRT

    ... were restored, but the report of her death had a further impact. The portion of her disability check slated for Medicare had also stopped and a year later she hasn't been able to get that restored. "I called 4 times a month for at least 10 months ...

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  16. Incident Heart Failure Prediction in the Elderly: The Health ABC Heart Failure ScoreRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2008 | Circulation

    ... men and women aged 70 to 79 years at inception. Participants were identified from a random sample of white Medicare beneficiaries and all age-eligible black residents in designated zip codes areas surrounding Pittsburgh and Memphis. To be eligible, ...

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  17. Feds support states that want work requirements for MedicaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Sun Journal

    A simple question - should adults who are able to work be required to do so to get taxpayer-provided health insurance? - could lead to major changes in the social safety net. In this March 22, 2017 file photo, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Seema Verma listen at right as President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington.

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  18. Lawmakers revisiting requiring those on Medicaid to workRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Tribune-Star

    ... (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File) FILE - In this March 22, 2017 file photo, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Seema Verma listen at right as President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the ...

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  19. Suffolk Health Commissioner Tomarken Proclaims 'Healthcare Decision Days'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | LongIsland.com

    ... treatment that reflects their values, beliefs and goals for care and treatment." As part of a two-year Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) funded initiative to transform end of life care in Nassau and Suffolk counties, IPRO is partnering ...

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  20. In health insurance debate, many issues, no easy answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | HeraldSun.com

    We are again involved in a debate about health insurance for those not covered by their employer, Medicare, Medicaid or other group. Many want to replace the Affordable Care Act that addresses the uninsured, but consensus on a replacement has not been found.

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