Medicare updates explained

Pappas, Nicholas; Mortier, Jeffrey
September 2009
Indiana Lawyer;9/30/2009, Vol. 20 Issue 15, p9
The article offers information on the Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP (State Children's Health Insurance Program) Extension Act of 2007 (MMSEA) in the U.S. It mentions that MMSEA tends to reduce Medicare costs through transferring the burden of medical payments for treatment to private entities. The reporting obligations under the MMSEA are also discussed along with the other issues arising from the Medicare law.


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