TITLE

Medicaid Audits To Expand in 2011

AUTHOR(S)
Kander, Mark; Havens, Laurie Alban
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
ASHA Leader;12/21/2010, Vol. 15 Issue 15, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the extension on the use of recovery audit contractors (RACs) to review claims which is a Medicare program in effect since 2006, to April 2011 in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
56451382

 

Related Articles

  • Medicaid RAC overkill: Reviews of medical treatment worry hospitals. Daly, Rich // Modern Healthcare;9/19/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 38, p8 

    The article focuses on the potential impact of the Medicaid recovery audit contractor (RAC) program towards U.S. hospitals. U.S. hospitals are worried about the rules of the RAC initiative because they do not oblige doctors to know about Medicaid programs organized by state governments. RACs are...

  • MedPAC issues June report to Congress.  // AHA News;6/25/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 13, p2 

    The article discusses the June 2012 report of the Medicare Payment Advisory Committee (MedPAC) to the U.S. Congress on the reform of benefit design of Medicare and Medicaid.

  • Coordinating care for 'dual eligibles'  // American Nurse;Sep/Oct2012, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p15 

    The article reports on the introduction of the new health policy brief from Health Affairs and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to better manage and coordinate care of more than nine million Americans covered by both Medicare and Medicaid.

  • 4 big takeaways from the revised Senate health bill. Roades, Chas // Healthdatamanagement.com;7/18/2017, p1 

    Most provisions could reduce revenues for healthcare providers, putting spending plans for IT and other capital expenses at risk.

  • Pace of rules rollout targeted. Daly, Rich // Modern Healthcare;3/21/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 12, p46 

    The article examines the issues about the rules and regulations developed to implement the healthcare law, such as the measures the government launched to protect private insurance subscribers.

  • How accurate are Medicaid projections on expansion population?  // State Health Watch;Jan2011, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p10 

    The article offers information on Medicaid expansion in the U.S. Kip Piper, president of the Health Results Group in Washington, D.C., commented on the U.S. health care reform and projection on Medicaid enrollment by 2018. Piper suggests the need of the states to make changes to Medicaid...

  • Eating an Elephant: A sampling of the plateful of proposals in the Senate health care reform bill. Meyer, Charles R. // Minnesota Medicine;Feb2010, Vol. 93 Issue 2, p31 

    The article discusses the new health care reform proposed by the U.S. government. It mentions that the increase in the number of people without any medical insurance was main reason for the introduction of a new bill on public health care. The medical policy entitles approximately 15 million...

  • Reports conflict on costs of health law. Pecquet, Julian // Hill;3/2/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 26, p12 

    The article offers information on the total cost concerning the healthcare reform law's Medicaid expansion in the U.S.

  • Affordable Care Ruling Awaits.  // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Mar2012, Vol. 86 Issue 3, p28 

    The article presents an interview with Timothy Jost, law professor at Washington and Lee University School of Law. When asked why the U.S. Supreme Court decided to hear a case regarding the legality of the U.S. Affordable Care Act, Jost says that many cases have been filed at the district court...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics