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- Speak Out. // Urology Times;3/1/2005, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p4
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,...
- What does Medicare pay for? Disentangling the flow of funds to health care providers. Welch, W. Pete // Health Affairs;Jul/Aug1998, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p184
Looks at payments made to Medicare providers, with reference to the increase in funds being generated by health care providers. Information on Medicare policies; Methods used by medium-sized businesses to reduce their financial costs; Details on Medicare policies which are being proposed;...
- Cuts threaten health care jobs. Kostreski, Farah // AHA News;8/14/95, Vol. 31 Issue 33, p2
Reports on the threat posed by proposed cuts in Medicaid and Medicare spending on jobs in the health care sector in Massachusetts, according to a study by former Bank of Boston chief economist James M. Howell. Impact of job loss on the health sector and the biotechnology industry; Creation of a...
- Malpractice reforms clear House panel. Hofmann, Mark A. // Business Insurance;06/16/97, Vol. 31 Issue 24, p2
Reports that medical malpractice reform advocates are targeting an approved Medicare funding legislation as a means to provide broad-ranging liability relief for medical practioners. Information on the liability reforms; Warning relating the measure facing Congress; Detailed information on the...
- Revised CMS Guidance on Documentation Urges Physicians to Use Complete Sentences. LeGros, Nancy // Venulex Legal Summaries;2002 Q4, p1
The article presents information on the changes added by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to the provisions governing documentation of services furnished by teaching physicians with the involvement of residents. The revisions clarify that a teaching physician is not required...
- Failed publications: The medical model. Albert, Tim // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);08/08/98, Vol. 317 Issue 7155, p420
Focuses on the poor manner in which newsletters or annual reports are written by distinguished medical bodies. Information on the influences of media messages; How persons in various institutions must react to the documents written.
- Healthcare system in valley is. Miller, Valerie // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);7/17/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 29, p8
This article focuses on challenges being faced by the healthcare service in Las Vegas, Nevada. Unskilled caregivers are quitting due to increasing fuel costs compared to wages. Healthcare providers are rejecting assignments far from their homes. Medicare program does not reimburse mileage.
- Ask The Payment Expert. // McKnight's Long-Term Care News;Jun2014, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p12
The article provides an answer to a question on what changes in Medicare has occurred for health providers in the U.S. in 2014.
- The Sunshine Act: How to ensure the accuracy of your disclosures. Smith, Gregory R. // Ophthalmology Times;4/1/2014, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p40
The article provides information on the Physician Payment Sunshine Act intended to increase the transparency of financial relationships in the healthcare industry. Topics discussed include the Act's requirement for the collection and reporting of financial transactions to the Centers for...