TITLE

GAO Criticizes Medicare Test PPOs

AUTHOR(S)
Bell, Allison
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;10/18/2004, Vol. 108 Issue 39, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the U.S. Government Accountability Office is criticizing the performance of Medicare preferred provider organization (PPO) test plans. Efforts of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to encourage more PPO to participate in the program; Right of the CMS to provide special financial incentives.
ACCESSION #
14832339

 

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