Monthly Archives: June 2012

Customizable Product for Medical Drug Claim Compliance to be displayed by Argus Health Systems at AHIP Institute 2012

Argus Health Systems, Inc., one of the foremost pharmacy benefit administrator, will show up its Medical Drug Management Service (MDMS) in booth #319 at the America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) Institute 2012, June 20-22, 2012, at the Calvin L. Rampton Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt … Continue reading

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Cuba refutes any link up with Medicare fraud scheme

Cuba has denied that it has anything to do with the fraud scheme operated from the US. The defiance from Cuba’s foreign ministry came after a Cuban-American was accused in Florida with conniving to channel more than $30m (£19m) to … Continue reading

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AMA reports fall in Medical claims paid wrongly by insurers this year

The American Medical Association reported that the number of medical claims paid inaccurately by the nation’s major private health insurers fell by half this year. This has led to an increase in health system savings of $8 billion with medicare plans. The … Continue reading

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AMA reports fall in Medical claims paid wrongly by insurers this year

The American Medical Association reported that the number of medical claims paid inaccurately by the nation’s major private health insurers fell by half this year. This has led to an increase in health system savings of $8 billion. The report held … Continue reading

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The Medicare-Medicaid Data Match Program

The Medicare-Medicaid Data Match Program (Medi-Medi) is an initiative made by Center for Medicare advantage and Medicaid Services (CMS) to enhance the use and availability of better quality Medicaid data. The Medi-Medi program started as a pilot project with the State of California in … Continue reading

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Health insurance a burden for many older adults

Most of the people over 50 years old are aware of the fact that it is very expensive to get health insurance. This especially holds true for adults who are self-employed, jobless, or who retire early owing to illness or … Continue reading

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Obamacare’s alleged savings not real according to a report from the program’s Trustees

A recent study carried out by actuaries at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, informally referred to as Obamacare will save Medicare Plan almost $200 billion by 2016. They further stated that the law … Continue reading

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Most commonly asked questions in obtaining Medicare Supplemental

To bring to its users information extracted from different sources. The main aim of Pinnacle Insurance Associates is to create awareness among users and thus help them in making an informed decision on supplemental insurance that helps with costs that … Continue reading

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Twin Pillar Strategy to Prevent and Detect Fraud in the Federal Health Care Programs

Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) directly manages Medicare by way of contracts with private companies that process claims for Medicare Advantage. While Medicaid is managed by the States within the limits of Federal law and regulations and CMS works with each State … Continue reading

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Integrated Data Repository (IDR) promotes enhanced data integration

Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has made significant development in constructing the Integrated Data Repository (IDR) to facilitate a complete view of Medicare and Medicaid data consisting of claims, beneficiary data, and drug information. The IDR is presently populated with seven … Continue reading

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