medicare transportation

New Payment Model for Medicare Transportation

News February 18, 2019 0

Transportation has been a popular topic in the healthcare industry. Medicare Advantage plans are offering new transportation benefits and CMS has plans to experiment with a new payment model for Medicare transportation. Current Payment Model Currently, Medicare only covers emergency ambulance transportation to a hospital or skilled nursing facility if transporting in a different vehicle […]

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medicare advantage 2020

Medicare Advantage 2020: Changes and Advancements

Medicare, News February 4, 2019 0

There are more beneficiaries enrolled in a Medicare Advantage plan than ever before. It’s no surprise that this increase in enrollees has pushed providers to offer plans with a competitive edge. CMS has plans to help providers do just that, and has proposed an expansion in plan options to increase competitiveness in this lucrative market. […]

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Lower drug prices

New Proposed Rule: Lower Drug Prices for Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D

General December 3, 2018 0

New Proposed Rule: Lower Drug Prices for Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is actively searching for new ways to implement lower drug prices for beneficiaries.  In November 2018, CMS opened public comments on a new proposed rule that is set to hit the Federal Register by […]

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