07/17/14 | SOURCE: Healthcare Informatics
Concerns that nationwide EHR adoption could lead to widespread fraudulent coding are unfounded, according to a study from the University of Michigan Schools of Information and Public Health and the Harvard School of Public Health.
07/09/14 | SOURCE: Associated Press
Pointing to a new managed-care system, the state is seeking to scuttle a long-running lawsuit that challenges the adequacy of care provided to children in Florida’s Medicaid program.
07/02/14 | SOURCE: The Tampa Tribune
A White House report says failure to expand Florida’s Medicaid program under the Affordable Care Act will cost the state nearly 64,000 jobs between 2014-2016.
07/01/14 | SOURCE: Modern Healthcare
Looking to control Medicaid costs, several states are launching accountable care initiatives that mirror experiments underway with Medicare and private insurers but vary significantly in their approaches.
05/06/14 | SOURCE: Modern Healthcare
Finding a permanent fix to the Medicare payment formula for doctors remains a top priority for House Republicans, according to Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas).
04/24/14 | SOURCE: Tampa Bay Times
WellCare Health Plans seeks $365 million in restitution from three former executives convicted of defrauding the Florida Medicaid program.