In CMS
Nov 18th, 2009
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced recently that changes the agency made this year to its fee-for-service (FFS) medical review process are proving favorable. “This year, we made the call to stop calculating our error rate in fee-for-service Medicare the way that the previous Administration did and to start using a more ...
Feb 2nd, 2009
The State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) received full Senate passage Jan. 29. The $32.8 billion legislation passed 66-32 to preserve coverage for the 7.4 million children enrolled in SCHIP in 2008 and provide health coverage for an additional 4.1 million low-income, uninsured children in the United States. SCHIP Bill Off to White House for ...