New Medicare chief promises transparency, accountability

Young, Jeffrey
September 2007
Hill;9/13/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 105, p16
The article reports on the high level of transparency and accountability promised by acting Administrator Kerry Weems for his management in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in the U.S. Weems told reporters on September 12, 2007 that he will make the decisions and operations of CMS more public to improve program management. He likewise intends to evaluate the relationship of their agency with health plans and private contractors.


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