TITLE

Speak Out

PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Urology Times;3/1/2005, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents views of various medical personnel about the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' new National Provider Identifier, which eventually will be used for all future Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance carrier transactions. Robert Hall of Traverse City, Michigan, said that he thinks it's probably a good idea. It should expedite things for medical personnel as far as medical identification and tracking. Mitch Kaye of Scottsdale, Arizona, wished the government would spend as much time to insure fair, quality practice by insurance companies before they pave the way for making physicians easier targets by having one common number.
ACCESSION #
16330887

 

Related Articles

  • Revalidating enrollment in Medicare.  // AHA News;11/21/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 23, p7 

    The article reports that in 2011, the U.S. Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has posted a list of healthcare providers that need to revalidate their Medicare enrollment information, noting that these providers are expected to update their enrollment information every five years.

  • Rule Tightens NPI Use for Medicare/Medicaid. GOEDERT, JOSEPH // Health Data Management;Jun2012, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p17 

    The article reports on a final rule issued by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) which imposes stringent requirements for using a national provider identifier (NPI).

  • CMS: 100,000 providers get HIT bonuses. McCarty, Mark // Medical Device Daily;6/20/2012, Vol. 16 Issue 117, p10 

    The article reports that the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that over 100,000 health care providers have taken advantage of tax dollars to use computers.

  • Federal Agency Failed to Report Disciplined Providers to National Database. Wang, Marian // Pro Publica;9/19/2010, p5 

    A blog on gaps in a national database of disciplined health care providers due to negligence of the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is presented.

  • Letting the Sunshine In.  // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;3/13/2013, Vol. 309 Issue 10, p973 

    The article presents information on a rule mandated by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to increase public awareness regarding financial relationships between drug and medical device manufacturers and health care practitioners.

  • CMS issues final citizenship verification rule for Medicaid.  // AHA News;7/9/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 14, p8 

    The article reports that the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued a final rule that mandates a citizenship documentation requirements for Medicaid applicants on July 13, 2007. The policy codifies CMS guidance that exempts children in foster care and people enrolled in...

  • CMS rapped on RAC.  // AHA News;4/5/2010, Vol. 46 Issue 7, p1 

    The article reports on the failure of the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to take action to prevent improper payments in the Medicare Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) program, according to a report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office.

  • WHAT'S AHEAD) New Medicaid Psychiatric Demo Coming Soon.  // Community Health Funding Week;4/29/2011, p2 

    The article offers information on the tentative timetable for the Medicaid Psychiatric Demonstration program developed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid of the U.S.

  • Check Out CMS' LOA Examples for EOT & COT OMRAs.  // MDS Alert;Dec2011, Vol. 9 Issue 12, p131 

    An excerpt from the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' (CMS) Powerpoint slides for the agency's national provider call.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics