PayerHHS-OIG says Humana's MA Plan Overcharged $34.4M
HumanaChoice says it 'strongly disagreed' with the audit, which found that 76% of claims 'were not supported in the medical...
Post-AcuteLongevity in Older Adults Based on Cholesterol, Physical Capabilities
The life expectancy of older adults is based more on their capabilities rather and less on a specific diagnosis, Duke...
Post-Acute3 Methods Caregivers Can Use to Help Clients Maintain Brain Health
Aging can cause numerous changes to an individual's body, and the brain is no exception.
Revenue CycleHouse Seeks HHS Probe of HCA ER Admissions Practices
The House Subcommittee on Oversight raises concerns about the for-profit health system's billing practices and reports of chronic understaffing.
TelehealthOIG Audit Backs Medicare Telehealth Integrity
However, 'high risk' providers billed the program for $127.7 million for telehealth services in the first year of the pandemic.
PharmaPayers, Providers Patient Advocates Praise IRA's Passage, Pharma Frets
Drugmakers say 'patients lose when the government sets prices.'
Covid-19Paxlovid rebound raises questions, but studies have answers
Biden's rebound is far from the first, although they are reportedly "rare."
StrategyAARP's Billion-Dollar Bounty
A deal with Oak Street Health gives the primary care provider exclusive rights to use the trusted AARP brand in...
PayerRetired Couples Will Spend $315K for Medical Expenses, Fidelity says.
Survey finds Americans will need 7x more than they expect to pay for healthcare in retirement.
PayerPredicting How Plans Should Prepare After CMS Final Rate Announcement
CMS' final 2023 Rate Announcement included risk adjustment and health equity surprises.
Clinical CareHome Health Aides Undervalued in U.S. Healthcare System
Although home health aides play a key role in keeping homebound older adults in their homes, there is a looming...
Human ResourcesTo Families' Dismay, Biden Nursing Home Reform Doesn't View Them as Essential Caregivers
Biden's reforms don't address residents' rights to have contact with informal caregivers ? family members and friends who provide emotional...