Senate Leaders: Medicare Givebacks to Hospitals Unlikely This Year
- Our nation's seniors need both healthy hospitals and dedicated physicians. Royer, Thomas C. // AHA News;9/9/2002, Vol. 38 Issue 35, p4
Discusses the significance of securing fair and adequate Medicare provider reimbursements in the U.S. Impact of the continuing inadequate Medicare provider reimbursements; Disturbances which hinder access to care across the U.S.; Characteristics of an ideal Medicare legislation needed by the...
- Campaign commitments. // AHA News;11/4/2002, Vol. 38 Issue 43, p4
Editorial. Highlights the number of U.S. representatives and senators who signed the My Commitment to My Community's Hospitals pledge as of November 2002. Significance of the Medicare Modernization and Prescription Drug Act and the Beneficiary Access to Care and Medicare Equity Act.
- Seven Steps to Medicare Compliance. Kennedy, Mark S. // Family Practice Management;Jan2001, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p41
Presents guidelines for medicare compliance. Prevention of prosecution under the False Claims Act; Consideration of off-the-shelf compliance plan; List of the seven steps to compliance. INSETS: SPEEDBAR;Identifying risk areas.
- Remarks prior to a meeting with congressional leaders and an exchange with reporters. Clinton, Bill // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;6/10/96, Vol. 32 Issue 23, p997
Presents President Bill Clinton's remarks prior to a meeting with congressional leaders and an exchange with reporters on June 5, 1996. Health care reform bill; Medicare;.
- Get to work on Health issues, Clinton tell GOP. Manos, Diana // AHA News;09/13/99, Vol. 35 Issue 36, p3
Focuses on the call of United States President Bill Clinton for Republican leaders to schedule work on health care bills that include patients' rights, Medicare reform and health insurance for working disabled Americans. Information on the health care checklist the Clinton urged the Congress to...
- Bush, Congress push drug benefit. Gardner, Jonathan; Romano, Michael // Modern Healthcare;03/12/2001, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p12
Focuses on the efforts of Congressional leaders and United States President George W. Bush to enact a Medicare reform plan that would add prescription drugs to Medicare-covered benefits. Reaction of health care providers to the issue; Overview of the Medicare restructuring plan.
- U.S. Supreme Court to address availability of review for reopening denials. Sutter, Ronald N. // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Sep98, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p82
Discloses that the United States Supreme Court is set to review the decision of the Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit on the `Your Home Visiting Nurse Serv., Inc. v. Shalala.' Courts' differing views on a Medicare fiscal intermediary's denial of a reopening of payment determination;...
- What's next? Blankenau, Renee // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;10/5/94, Vol. 68 Issue 19, p12
Discusses the prospects for health care reform in the United States. Reformation of Medicare and Medicaid; Attitude of New York hospitals leaders.
- When will they learn? // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;10/16/95, Vol. 99 Issue 42, p40
Expresses concern over provisions in Medicare reform bills concerning purely federally-regulated provider-sponsored networks. Broad range of both federal and state oversight for all other risk-bearing entities that contract with Medicare; Necessity of requiring PSNs to meet the same licensing,...