1995 outlook: Health care in the Hudson Valley
- Study cost shifting effects: MBGH. Kazel, Robert // Business Insurance;4/1/96, Vol. 30 Issue 14, p21
Charges that federal agencies should scrutinize how proposals to reduce Medicare and Medicaid spending would transfer costs to the private sector. Statement from the Midwest Business Group on Health; Advise for the General Accounting Office; Comment by Larry Boress, president of Midwest...
- Coalition attacks spending cuts. Kostreski, Farah // AHA News;5/29/95, Vol. 31 Issue 22, p1
Reports on the criticism of a federal Medicare and Medicaid spending-reduction plan by a coalition of health care providers, patients and business leaders in Massachusetts. Impact of proposed spending cuts on economy of state; Provisions under the federal spending cut plan.
- Managed Care and Dually Eligible Beneficiaries: Challenges in Coordination. Walsh, Edith G.; Clark, William D. // Health Care Financing Review;Fall2002, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p63
Presents a study which described administrative issues and beneficiary perspectives on the delivery of medical services under Medicare+Choice and/or Medicaid managed care organizations for dually eligible beneficiaries. Beneficiary knowledge and information needs; Regulatory impediments to...
- The Federal Health Care Programs: Medicare And Medicaid. // Congressional Digest;Jun/Jul74, Vol. 53 Issue 6/7, p164
Describes two Federal health care programs in the U.S. Medicare, a program for the elderly and for persons receiving Social Security benefits because of total disability; Medicaid, a program under which medical costs are provided for low-income persons.
- Medicaid ceiling affects local health card. Collins, John // Caribbean Business;2/15/1996, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p23
Reports on the impact of the stalemate between the United States administration and the US Congress on the costs of Medicare and Medicaid on the health care sector in Puerto Rico. Increase in the cost of health-card system; Fluctuation of the number of health-cards issued; Concerns on the...
- New laws leave docs stark, too. Blacklidge, Julie // Fort Worth Business Press;4/12/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 15, p1
Reports on the enactment of the Stark II legislation in the U.S. which restricts how physicians refer patients to designated health services (DHS) within the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Types of service areas included in the DHS; Financial relationship between a doctor and a health care...
- The impending Medicare catastrophe. Kaplan, Morton A. // World & I;Apr96, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p108
Opinion. Comments on the implications of Medicare and Medicaid's continuous growth for the United States financial standing in 2023. Gross Domestic Product average rate increases; Projected federal expenditure for the programs from 1995 to 2023; Republican proposal to reduce the increase in...
- Editorial. Stefl, Mary E. // Frontiers of Health Services Management;Summer98, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p1
Editorial. Tackles the policy arena of Medicaid. Comment on the article written by Emily Friedman discussing the health care's perennial political football; Insights on the Medicaid program in the twenty-first century.
- Heathcare Costs Still Rising. Wechsler, Jill // Pharmaceutical Executive;Mar2010, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p15
The article focuses on the business trend in the healthcare industry in the U.S. Outlays for healthcare are seen to increase until 2020 and will account for almost 20 percent of domestic spending. The Office of the Actuary of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) predicts that...