- Medicare man. Fong, Tony // Modern Healthcare;2/23/2004, Vol. 34 Issue 8, p4
Focuses on the challenges faced by Mark McClellan, who was nominated as the new CMS administrator as of February 2004. Professional background of McClellan; Comments from Gail Wilensky, administrator of the CMS from 1990-1992, on the challenges faced by McClellan; Information on the new...
- Insider says Medicare problems more serious than reported. // Physician Executive;Aug1996, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p4
Reports on the views of former US Health Care Financing Administrator Gail Wilensky about Medicare problems.
- Barely breaking even. Gardner, Jonathan // Modern Healthcare;03/15/99, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p2
Presents a study about the profit gained by hospitals in the United States. Companies that sponsored the study; Projected total hospital Medicare margins for 1998; Declining inpatients profit margins; Statements from Gail Wilensky, chairwoman of MedPAC.
- Budget agreement unlikely before presidential election. Berkman, Leslie // AHA News;2/5/96, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p7
Reports on Physician Payment Review Commission Chair Gail R. Wilensky's predictions on changes in Medicare and Medicaid. Thoughts on the balanced-budget negotiations; Views on spending reductions.
- Mending Medicare. Miller, William H. // Industry Week/IW;9/4/95, Vol. 244 Issue 16, p82
Reports on the formation of the Coalition to Save Medicare which seeks to lobby against shifting costs to employers. Battle for Medicare revamp in Congress.
- winners and losers under the new and improved Medicare. Scott, Jeanne Schulte // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jan2004, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p28
Presents several government sectors affected by the new improved Medicare law in the U.S. Impact to the Republicans; Effect to healthcare financial managers; Implication of the law for health maintenance organizations.
- Getting personal: More execs could be excluded from Medicare. Carlson, Joe // Modern Healthcare;10/25/2010, Vol. 40 Issue 43, p12
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is moving to hold corporate executives accountable for reimbursement fraud. Under the Social Security Act, the HHS has the discretion to exclude executives and whole companies from Medicare, but the penalty has not...
- Groups go public with Medicare-reform pleas. Aston, Geri // AHA News;11/13/95, Vol. 31 Issue 46, p3
Reports on the public debate between health care provider and insurance groups in the United States over proposed Medicare reform plans in Congress. Disagreement about provider-sponsored network regulation under Medicare; Failure of lawmakers to agree on which version of provider-network...
- Washington, D.C.--IRS seeks deep pockets. // Business Credit;Apr95, Vol. 97 Issue 4, p2
Reports on the provisions of certain tax laws in the US that seek to increase the liability especially related to Medicare. Impact on the employers; Analysts' view.