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"… nd Andrew M. Slavitt, acting Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Grassley wanted to know what both agencies have done, together a …"

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"… overnment. The stocks took off after the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services advised the health plans in a memo that it was rethinking a move …"

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"… ospitals are paid so inadequately by government programs like Medicare and Medicaid that they have to charge private insurers more to keep their doors open. …"

"… ecause of the new law. He was quoted as saying that the “cost shift from Medicaid to private insurance would worsen as millions of eligible people are added …"

"… ate insurance would worsen as millions of eligible people are added to the Medicaid rolls.” Three years later, Ignagni was still blaming cost shifting for …"

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"… ommissioned by the agency that runs Medicare, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and dated Sept. 29, 2009; the study tracked growth in risk score …"

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"… arly as mid-summer. Kentucky is also one of 29 states to have expanded its Medicaid program under the ACA. That means that folks earning up to 138 percent of …"

"… n individual and about $33,000 for a family of four—are now eligible for Medicaid in Kentucky. The federal government pays 100 percent of the cost of the ex …"

"… use lawmakers in Tennessee have repeatedly refused to expand the state’s Medicaid program, called TennCare. Their first refusal came right after the Supreme …"

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"… o improve risk adjustment policy, either through [Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services] action on its own or legislation if necessary," said Senate Judi …"

"… stave off proposed government funding cuts. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is set to release proposed funding levels for 2016 on Friday. Mor …"

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"… r for Public Integrity published in November 2014, I brought together Medicaid cost reports, self-reported staffing figures, testimonies from advocates a …"

"… mes, with the average daily levels of care I calculated by looking at Medicaid cost reports. I found that the self-reported data was higher than the dai …"

"… g the data Fortunately, the website for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) had this information as the Affordable Care Act&n …"

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"… Washington to stave off proposed budget cuts. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, or CMS, is set to propose rates that the health plans will be pa …"

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"… ral law doesn’t bar insurers from crossing state lines today.  The Medicaid expansion under Obamacare would also go away, as would the federal subsidi …"

"… uld receive block grants from the federal government to help finance their Medicaid programs, meaning the feds would have far less say as to how the states pr …"

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"… nt of Health and Human Services. HHS includes the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which oversees the privately-run Medicare Advantage plans that n …"

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"… 2012 that even though Congress intended for all the states to expand their Medicaid programs to include more low-income individuals and families, states could …"

"… tional 16 million previously uninsured Americans will be covered by either Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program by the end of 2016. The vast …"

"… be in a kind of no-man’s land. They earn too much to quality for either Medicaid or federal subsidies, but they also earn too little to be penalized for no …"

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"… te hoppers, especially last year. Most would either expand eligibility for Medicaid, the health care plan for low-income people funded by states and the feder …"

"… gned into law in 2014. About 50 moved the law forward, mostly by expanding Medicaid, while the rest appeared to impede the reach of Obamacare. Lawmakers in Ne …"

"… horse racing jockeys in the state, while Tennessee and Georgia prohibited Medicaid from growing in size. But the tide may be shifting. Conservative groups w …"

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"… llion. But it would increase the number of people getting coverage through Medicaid or the health insurance exchanges by between 500,000 to 1 million. And abo …"

"… rn to being uninsured. Shifting that many people to the taxpayer-financed Medicaid program or to the exchanges, where most would be eligible for federal subs …"

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"… Home Compare to Medicare cost reports, which the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services say are more accurate indications of staffing levels, to show whi …"

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"… cted in Nursing Home Compare. In 2005 the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services cited Medicaid cost reports that contain much of the same informa …"

"… pare. In 2005 the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services cited Medicaid cost reports that contain much of the same information as the Medicare doc …"

"… when they entered the nursing home, and the percentage of days paid for by Medicaid, the state-federal health care assistance program. But none of these vari …"

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"… taffing levels may be artificially inflated. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the federal agency responsible for overseeing nursing home …"

"… n 2005 the agency said the cost reports made annually to the state-federal Medicaid program are a more accurate source of information than Nursing Home Compar …"

"… each year to determine whether its nursing homes meet minimum Medicare and Medicaid quality and performance standards. Opinion is divided about the extent to …"

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"… that are largely out of public view. In 2005 the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the agency responsible for nursing home oversight, said the Medi …"

"… caid Services, the agency responsible for nursing home oversight, said the Medicaid cost reports that have much of the same information as the Medicare docume …"

"… e, occupancy rate, ownership status and the percentage of days paid for by Medicaid. Those four dozen top-rated nursing homes differed little from the rest of …"

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"… uman Services Office of Inspector General, which investigates Medicare and Medicaid waste, fraud and abuse, said it would conduct “various reviews” of Med …"

"… ilities” in a wide range of Obamacare programs; the work plan noted that Medicaid, the health plan for low income people, is growing explosively under the h …"

"… owing explosively under the health reform law. “Protecting an expanding Medicaid program from fraud, waste, and abuse takes on a heightened urgency as the …"

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"… spring. GAO auditors will target efforts by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), which runs the senior care program, to ensure the privatel …"

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"… nter for Public Integrity. Kronick said that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the arm of HHS that oversees Medicare Advantage, had proposed as …"

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"… rs favor allowing undocumented residents to either enroll in the state’s Medicaid program or buy private insurance. State Rep. Ricardo Lara, D-Long Beach, s …"

"… income undocumented California residents access to Medi-Cal, the state’s Medicaid program, and create a dedicated insurance exchange for others who earn mor …"

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"… iscounts on prescription medicines for people covered by both Medicare and Medicaid. According to the advocacy groups, elimination of that program “resulted …"

"… As reported in POLITICO Magazine last week, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services gave the AMA/Specialty Society Relative Value Scale Update Commit …"

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"… formal complaint, and about two dozen others, to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) administrator Marilyn B. Tavenner. Swanson asked the federa …"

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"… last month on an online research site run by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, part of HHS. Kronick directs the HHS Agency for Healthcare Resea …"

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"… king new power to recover excessive charges. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services says its wants to set up “a formal process to recoup overpaymen …"

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"… at more needs to be done to protect tax dollars. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) officials unveiled a new data analysis system to identify o …"

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"… ry source was quoted as saying that, "If CMS (the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) doesn't keep Medicare Advantage payment rates flat next year, it …"

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"… posal to restrict these visits. Officials at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in Washington refused numerous requests for comment and declined …"

"… driving up Medicare’s costs. In February 2013, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services officials proposed flagging diagnoses written up from a home visi …"

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"… ss who signed a February 2014 letter to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Marilyn Tavenner supporting Medicare Advantage. The …"

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"… clined to comment beyond that. Officials from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the HHS agency that actually runs the program, declined to …"

"… ely for the millions of seniors they sign up. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services conducts its own periodic audits — separate from the HHS IG eff …"

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