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In CMS
Apr 8th, 2015
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a proposed rule to align mental health and substance use disorder benefits for low-income Americans with benefits required of private health plans and insurance. The proposal applies cer...
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Apr 12th, 2012
An improperly secured server maintained by the Utah Department of Technology Services (DTS) was hacked into on March 30, compromising personal health information (PHI) of thousands of people. The victims are likely to be Medicaid or Children’s ...
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In Billing
Mar 29th, 2012
Awarding of Health Care Innovation Challenge grants ranging from $1 million to $30 million for a three-year period will be postponed by several weeks, according to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)...
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In Billing
Oct 28th, 2011
The “2011-2012 Immunizers’ Question & Answer Guide to Medicare Part B & Medicaid Coverage of Seasonal Influenza and Pneumococcal Vaccinations” is now available in the Downloads section of the Immunizations page on the Centers for ...
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In CMS
Oct 28th, 2011
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is accepting applications for a new Innovation Advisors Program that aims to improve patient care while reducing costs by strengthening health professionals’ skills. This initiative is one o...
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