GAO Criticizes Medicare Test PPOs

Bell, Allison
October 2004
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;10/18/2004, Vol. 108 Issue 39, p40
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.


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