Excerpts from this story referencing "Humana":
"… n Minnesota retiree Doug Morphew needed surgery last year, he expected his Humana Medicare Advantage plan to step up and pay the lion’s share of the bill. …"
"… operation to repair an aortic aneurysm. Less than a month later, however, Humana hit him with a bill for $6,461.66, claiming the surgery was not covered be …"
"… ks part-time as a transportation industry consultant. “I am insulted by Humana’s runaround. It seems as though Humana is denying my claims hoping that …"
"… consultant. “I am insulted by Humana’s runaround. It seems as though Humana is denying my claims hoping that I will give up and pay the out-of-network …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Medicaid":
"… 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 …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "federal government":
"… t mince words when he accused Medicare Advantage plans of overcharging the federal government — and praised legislation to slash their payments by billions of dollars …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America":
"… D. Bennett, senior vice president of communications and public affairs at Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA), wrote within hours of the speech: “The President’s proposal …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "White House":
"… l industry. That’s because the industry’s friends in Congress (and the White House at the time) went along with Big Pharma’s demand that Medicare not be al …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Pfizer":
"… turers, the group counts several major pharmaceutical companies, including Pfizer, Roche and Johnson & Johnson, among its members.Regina Hall, AdvaMed's …"
"… g "vaccine shortage, safety, world health, and bioterrorism policy issues."Pfizer, the world's highest-grossing drug company, sponsored 12 trips valued at m …"
"… aux was working with House and Senate negotiators to draft the final bill, Pfizer flew him to New York for a one-day meeting.The trip was nothing new for Br …"
"… for Breaux, whose office accepted 15 trips — including six he took from Pfizer — from drug-makers and their allies. The portfolio of pharmaceutical tri …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Food and Drug Administration":
"… he FDA.In late September, President George W. Bush signs into law the Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act (FDAAA) of 2007. The bill revises and extends the user-fee …"