Daily Archives: February 29, 2012

Assessing the issues Underlying Medicare Decisions on Coverage of Medical Technology

In a study, published online by the journal Medical Care by researchers at Tufts Medical Center throws light on factors that affect Medicare Insurance decisions relating to payment for medical technologies. The study emphasizes that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has … Continue reading

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Hospital stay followed by Long-Term Institutionalization a Risk for Medicare Patients

A national study conducted by researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston and published online in the Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Science,  has revealed that being hospitalized for a severe event, such … Continue reading

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