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CMS Seeks Recommendations That Allow Americans to Purchase Health Insurance Across State Lines

CMS for Cross-State Health Insurance  Administration continues efforts to increase consumer choice, promote competition and drive down prices in the health insurance market The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a request for information (RFI) today that solicits recommendations on how to eliminate regulatory, operational and financial barriers ... Read More
 

CORRECTED LINK – CMS Releases New Medicare Beneficiaries at a Glance Infographic

Connecting People with Data The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published a new infographic with summarized information about beneficiaries in the Medicare program. The Medicare Beneficiaries at a Glance infographic includes information on types of Medicare coverage, utilization of healthcare services, the average cost for specific services, ... Read More
 

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Proposes New Rules to Improve the Interoperability of Health Information

New Innovations in technology promote patient access and could make health data exchange reality for millions! On Monday, February 11, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) released proposed rules to support seamless and secure access, exchange, and use of ... Read More
 

CMS Announces Initiatives to Strengthen Medicaid Program Integrity

Today, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced new and enhanced initiatives designed to improve Medicaid program integrity through greater transparency and accountability, strengthened data, and innovative and robust analytic tools. “The initiatives released today are essential to help strengthen and preserve the foundation of the program for ... Read More
 

Medicaid Plan Offers Food as Medicine

Rx: Zucchini, Brown Rice, Turkey Soup. Medicaid Plan Offers Food As Medicine Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News PHILADELPHIA — Feliciano Pagan stood at his front door when the MANNA food truck pulled up to his two-story brick row home. Pagan, 48, greeted the driver with a smile as he carried ... Read More