NOT IF, BUT HOW MUCH: Nutrition therapy gains support
- House committee approves legislation paving way for Medicare bidding. Brown, Steve // AHA News;11/5/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 44, p3
Reports on the approval of the United States Medicare Regulatory, Appeals, Contracting and Education Reform Act in October 2001. Purpose of the legislation; Sponsors of the legislation; Requirements of the legislation for health care contractors; Provisions of the legislation.
- Medicare billing system needs streamlining, not an overhaul. Sparks, David // AHA News;07/24/2000, Vol. 36 Issue 29, p6
Focuses on a United States legislation that proposes changes in the Medicare billing and payment system. Challenges and difficulties in implementing systemic technological change in Medicare billing and payment system; How hospital staff is complying with Medicare instructions; Situation...
- How a (Medicare) Bill Becomes a Law... at Least in the U.S. Congress. West, Cheryl // AARC Times;Feb2015, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p12
The article explores the lobbying efforts by the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) to revise the Medicare bill at the U.S. Congress in 2015. The move reportedly aims to address the needs of the respiratory therapy profession and pulmonary patient. Also mentioned is the legislative...
- 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.
- Dateline Washington: Legislation designed... // Consumers' Research Magazine;Jul88, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p4
Explains new legislation to use federal funds to protect Medicare recipients from catastrophic health care bills.
- Congress debates proposed Medicare reductions. // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jan94, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p6
Reports on the comments and views of the Republicans and Democrats over President Bill Clinton's proposed reduction in Medicare spending plan. Effects on medicare beneficiaries; 28 items in the proposed reduction.
- Republican leaders release Medicare cost-cutting plans. // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Nov95, Vol. 49 Issue 11, p5
Reports that Republican leaders in the United States House of Representatives released a plan to cut $270 billion from Medicare spending over seven years. Completion by the Senate Finance Committee of its packages of changes to Medicare, Medicaid, and other entitlements; Providers to foot the...
- Older Americans' attitudes toward the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act of 1988. Day, Christine L. // Journal of Politics;Feb93, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p167
Examines four explanations for diversity of opinions among the elderly regarding the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act of 1988. Political conflict; Direct self-interest; Social stratification; Symbolic politics hypothesis; Distrust in government; Distribution of attitudes; Multivariate...