TITLE

Competitive Bidding's Fatal Flaws

PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
HomeCare Magazine;Nov2010, Vol. 33 Issue 11, Special section p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that top national economists and bidding experts have sent an open letter to representative Pete Stark of California on the fatal flaws of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' (CMS) competitive bidding program. It details various concerns on rules including auction, pricing, composite bids, and transparency. It notes that corporate executive Seth Johnson of Pride Mobility has said that chances for legislative relief are very limited.
ACCESSION #
55782594

 

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