Budget negotiations deadlocked
- Medicare cuts drive wedge between GOP and seniors. Decker, Jonathan P. // Christian Science Monitor;6/1/95, Vol. 87 Issue 130, p1
Informs about the plans of the Republican Congress to slow down the rate of growth of programs like Medicare and Medicaid. Opposition by American Association for Retired Persons; Views of various people.
- Part 2: CEOs of HMOs & PPOs. Foster, Vanessa // Corporate Detroit;Feb96, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p53
Reports that Medicare became a controversial issue for the 1996 presidential election in the United States. Role of insurance companies in relation to government cuts in Medicare and Medicaid; Offering of health service packages to employers and their staffs by Health Maintenance Organizations...
- GOP could still avoid deadly trap of HMOs. Evans, M. Stanton // Human Events;1/12/96, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p1
Reports that the deadlock on the budget has a positive effect in that it allows the United States' Republican Party a last chance to avoid committing politically rationed health care. Previous proposals by Party for Medicare and Medicaid; Information on health maintenance organizations (HMOs).
- Providers support Dems' budget plan. // Modern Healthcare;12/18/95-12/25/95, Vol. 25 Issue 51, p2
Reports on the endorsement by a coalition of provider groups of a budget proposal offered by a group of conservative Democrats containing modest Medicare and Medicaid reductions than that proposed by the Republicans. Effect on provider-sponsored networks; Release by the new economic projections...
- States may win new Medicaid role. Gardner, Jonathan // Modern Healthcare;8/20/2001, Vol. 31 Issue 34, p7
Reports on a proposal by the United States Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services which would enable states to have greater control over Medicaid enrollees' rights. Benefits to Medicaid beneficiaries; Criticism of Families USA on the proposal.
- Final AMP rule marks big victory for Rx. // Chain Drug Review;11/22/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 20, p1
The article reports on the final rule that withdraws provisions of the Medicaid pharmacy reimbursement formula under the average manufacturer price (AMP) model by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
- Lawmakers introduce Medicare reform, coverage expansion bills. Brown, Steve // AHA News;03/05/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p5
Focuses on the provisions of the three bills on medical care which were introduced to the United States Congress in March 2001. Proposal of Representative Jim McCrery (R-LA) to end the Medicaid program; Aim of the Medicare reform bill proposed by Representative Pete Stark (D-CA); Proposal of...
- Medicaid changes coming. // State Government News;Jan2002, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p9
Reports on the decision of the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to change the Medicaid reimbursement formula which allows states to get additional Medicaid reimbursements. Estimated cost savings from the change in the reimbursement formula; Information on the upper-payment limit...
- NH NEWS NOTES. Schwartz, Ronald M. // Nursing Homes: Long Term Care Management;Mar2001, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p8
Presents updates on nursing home care in the United States as of March 1, 2001. Information of the report conducted by the United States Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector general about the assessment system errors in Medicare reimbursements; Rules on Medicaid coverage...