Pine Creek Medical Center's alleged enticements in exchange for physician referrals included magazine, radio, television, and pay-per-click ads, billboards, website upgrades, brochures, and business cards.
New Jersey did not follow federal regulations and CMS guidance when it developed payment rates for Medicaid school-based services that resulted in $606.7 million in unallowable or unsupported costs, according to the HHS Office of Inspector General.
Senate Republicans have decided to include the repeal of the Affordable Care Act’s requirement that most people have health insurance in a sprawling overhaul of the tax code, merging the fight over healthcare with the high-stakes effort to cut taxes.
The Congressional Budget Office said on Wednesday that repealing the Obamacare individual mandate would increase the number of uninsured by 13 million by 2027 and reduce the federal budget deficit less than initially forecast.
AKRON, Ohio — A ballot proposal to rein in drug costs appeared headed for a lopsided defeat in Ohio Tuesday after an expensive ballot fight that drew tens of millions of dollars from the pharmaceutical industry.
Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) on Tuesday sharply criticized the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) for shifting its estimates of the effect of ObamaCare’s individual mandate as GOP lawmakers consider new ways of repealing the rule.